Mitsubishi Motor sales in Russia were up 85.6% year on year to 39,064 cars in the January-September period, Rolf Holding Company, Mitsubishi’s official dealer in Russia, told Prime-Tass on Friday.

The best-selling models were the Lancer, with 27,108 cars sold and the Outlander, (2,977).

In 2004 Mitsubishi sold 30,097 cars in Russia, up 70.3% year on year.

Rolf Holding plans to sell 56,000 Mitsubishi cars this year, an 86% increase.