Posted by admin at 5 April 2013, at 20 : 13 PM
Car of the day – 2013 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution X 2.0-liter I4 1920×1080 HD
Engine: 2.0-liter (1998 cc) turbocharged DOHC Inline-4 291 hp (214 kW) at 6500 rpm, and torque of 300 lbs-ft (407 Nm) at 4000 rpm. The car can fully accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h or ~0-60 mph speed in about 5.3 seconds. Top speed is about 250 km/h or 155 mph.
The car comes with a 5-speed manual transmission. The curb weigh of this 4 door sedan is 4542 lbs (2060 kg). Length is 4510 mm (177 inches). Width is 1810 mm (71.3 inches). Height is 1480 mm (58.3 inches). Wheelbase is 2649 mm (104.3 inches) long. Weight distribution is 56.7 % for the front and 43.3 % for the rear. Fuel economy is 17 mpg in city and 23 mpg in highway. 55 litre fuel tank.
The base model comes with an all-wheel drive system. 18 inches aluminum wheels with tires featuring at the front – P245/40R18 93Y, and at the rear – P245/40R18 93Y.
The price for this model has been set at around 56,900 USD ($) with a five year warranty (120,000 km). A performance pack is available for 3,000 USD ($). It includes 18 inches BBS alloys wheels, Bilstein/Eibach suspension and Brembo two-piece front brakes.
This 2013 Mitsubishi Lancer is definitely a nice looking car which also maybe isn’t that powerful, but its engine is pretty good. The acceleration is nice, and overall it’s not a slow car at all. A Four-wheel drive system definitely comes in handy when you drive on a snowy road. The design of the exterior and the interior looks nice and modern. The interior also includes some nice and comfortable seats. There are enough space for your head and legs on the rear seats.
Competitive models are: Subaru WRX STI sedan