Edinburgh Rugby stars John Barclay and WP Nel announced as Mitsubishi Motors in the UK Brand Ambassadors

Mitsubishi Motors in the UK have announced that Scottish internationals John Barclay and WP Nel will join club centurion Tom Brown as Official Mitsubishi Motors Brand Ambassadors to further expand the strong partnership.

Official Partner to Edinburgh Rugby since 2013, Mitsubishi Motors in the UK are proud to have the famous three diamond logo feature on the back of the club’s historic jersey and shorts and are committed to supporting the team’s on and off field ambitions.

Barclay, Nel and Brown will help Mitsubishi Motors in the UK and Edinburgh Rugby activate the partnership for the benefit of supporters, and it’s a role that Barclay is looking forward to getting involved with in his first season with the club.

John Barclay said: “Mitsubishi Motors is a brand that holds the same values as myself and the club I’m so proud to represent. The long-standing partnership is a great example of commitment and I’m excited to be able to play a part over the coming season.”

Martin Woodward, Partnerships Engagement Manager, Mitsubishi Motors in the UK added: “We’re incredibly proud of our partnership with Edinburgh Rugby and are excited to welcome two new high-profile athletes to help us continue to support the club on and off the field”.

Edinburgh Rugby Managing Director, Jonny Petrie, said: “Mitsubishi Motors have been loyal supporters of the club for a long time now and I’m delighted that we can continue to support their ambitions with three great ambassadors.

“We’re all excited for the season ahead, and this new chapter in Edinburgh’s proud rugby history, so it’s great news that we continue to share the journey with the Mitsubishi Motors team.”

For more details about the Mitsubishi product line-up visit www.mitsubishi-cars.co.uk


Mitsubishi Motors Corporation is a global automobile company based in Tokyo, Japan, which has a competitive edge in SUVs and pickup trucks, electric and plug-in hybrid electric vehicles. Since the Mitsubishi group produced its first car more than a century ago, we have demonstrated an ambitious and often disruptive approach, developing new vehicle genres and pioneering cutting-edge technologies. Deeply rooted in Mitsubishi Motors’ DNA, our brand strategy will appeal to ambitious drivers, willing to challenge conventional wisdom and ready to embrace change. Consistent with this mindset, Mitsubishi Motors introduced its new brand strategy in 2017, expressed in its “Drive your Ambition” tagline – a combination of personal drive and forward attitude, and a reflection of the constant dialogue between the brand and its customers. Today Mitsubishi Motors is committed to continuous investment in innovative new technologies, attractive design and product development, bringing exciting and authentic new vehicles to customers around the world.


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