2005 Mitsubishi Lancer User Reviews

2005 Mitsubishi Lancer Review Ratings

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  • Performance:3.9 out of 5 stars3.9 out of 5 stars3.9 out of 5 stars3.9 out of 5 stars3.9 out of 5 stars 3.9 / 5
  • Appearance:4.1 out of 5 stars4.1 out of 5 stars4.1 out of 5 stars4.1 out of 5 stars4.1 out of 5 stars 4.1 / 5
  • Build Quality:4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars 4.4 / 5
  • Overall: 4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars 4.4 / 5

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"ride" 10 reviews
"power" 8 reviews
"fuel economy" 7 reviews
"handling" 6 reviews
"speed" 3 reviews
CONS
"fuel economy" 2 reviews
"power" 2 reviews
"expensive car" 2 reviews

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2005 Mitsubishi Lancer ES Review
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speed

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it has a tendency to spin out in the rain

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Awesome — awesome car very quick for the ES lancer in my opinion very good handling along as its dry good for racing and flying around corners all in all i would say this car is an amazing piece of machinery and would recommend it to any one

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

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2005 Mitsubishi Lancer Ralliart Review
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Decent overall power and good torque.

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Cant really think of one.

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Good Car As A Daily Driver, Works Great With Future Mods. — This car is a nice car. The power is decent from stock, but the torque makes up for the lack of power. The gear ratio is nice and tight often times makes me wish I had a 6th gear. Handles the corners like a champ for a FWD. This RA still sits in the shadow of its bigger brother the Evo.

Primary Use: Family transportation

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2005 Mitsubishi Lancer Ralliart Review
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awesome handling

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heavy and bulky :(

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Ultimate Street Car — fun to drive, good acceleration, little bit underpowered when compared to other rivals, really good handling... it will stick on to the road no matter how sharp the corner is... interiors are outdated.. maintenance is less but fuel consumption is not great... especillay when you rev it hard....

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

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2005 Mitsubishi Lancer O-Z Rally Review
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Economic

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Red Bull Stock — Lancer is an economic and environment friendly car. Its petrol driven. Acceleration and braking on dubai roads is quite exiting. Parts are easily available. its just AED 40000.00 Its just for a high output amplifier and a 6 cd changer.

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

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2005 Mitsubishi Lancer Ralliart Review
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fast for its power

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fwd

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Awesome Second Car — its a small sedan with some zip to it easy to modify and very reliable 162 horse 162 torque 0-60 in 8 seconds at best(stock) low center of gravity easily maneuverable good fuel economy a lot of trunk space and very fun to drive

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Ultra smooth gear changes with no jerks and the car can adapt to your driving style!

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less resale than other vehicles

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Extremely Reliable In All Aspects! — Likes: 1)INVECS-III CVT sport gearbox 2)Air conditioning 3)Rear head room since my head touches the roof of civic 02-06. 4)More advanced suspension as compared to competing vehicles. It has a coiled spring Multi-link Suspension which is tuned to handle the car superbly and provide relief from bumps simultaneously! Dislikes: 1)Once you drive it, it doesn't leave anything to dislike!!!!!!

Primary Use: Family transportation

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2005 Mitsubishi Lancer O-Z Rally Review
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tuner

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still stock

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Lancer — i like tuner cars kinda wish i had the MR i like the all wheel drive and mine lacks that. but the oz rally is a pretty good starter car reliable built well. small and good on gas. love it.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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2005 Mitsubishi Lancer ES Review
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fun to drive

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slow

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Its Ok I Guess — waay to slow for me and its an automaitc :(. build quality is nice. appearance is good on the outside but the dash board inside could use some help. cost of ownership is not bad considering i get bout 30 miles to the gallon. even though this car is slow it is very fun to drive because it handles amazingly

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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tunable

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To Be Tuned — must be tuned, do drive it as stock car. importan to upgrade the suspension also upgrade the camshaft. but this car is realibale and heap and easy to be tuned . you can find its upgrading parts any were and easy

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

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2005 Mitsubishi Lancer ES Review
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Bad wen a/c is on

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Good — Guys dis car totally rocks .. it has good qualtiy interior and exterior and other parts .. while i faced some problems in acceleration wen the a/c is on . and it is totally fun to drive dis car u should even try ut

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Beautiful Outside But Not Impress With Inside By Andarl

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2012 Mitsubishi Lancer Reviews

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2011 Mitsubishi Lancer Reviews

Mean Palm Beach Es By Charlieboy24

I dislike the fact the CVT tansmission limits the ability to add some nice power to the car. I think the car has somewhere around 175-180hp overall. But Im not sure, I have not put it on a dyno. This ... Read More

Lady Driven By CurveHugger_86

The only thing I regret about this car is someone wrecking it I miss her she was my best friend on wheels. A fun car for a young person or one at heart. The RalliArt was the first Lancer I've driven a... Read More

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2010 Mitsubishi Lancer Reviews

Love My Mitsubishi By Larisa

A great economy car - runs like a sewing machine, reliable, budget-friendly. I had no issues with it since I got it - many friends with fancier cars are envious! I also loved the salesperson at the de... Read More

It's Not About The Car. It's The Driver By De

Initially I thought the fuel consumption was going to be very bad when I changed the exhaust but then it didn't. Performance - Mid Range is good Build Quality - Paintwork need to be improved Appearanc... Read More

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2009 Mitsubishi Lancer Reviews

Build It And They Will Appreciate It By im2sick

Cost alot to build but great way to spend time in the community. Unless you have the money buy a civic and save alot of dreams and heartache. Performance shops will be your best friend and forums are ... Read More

My Daily Driver By Kevin

The handling on this car is by far the best of any I have driven, including mustangs and mazdas. The Rockford/Fosgate sound system is impressive for a factory system. It could use another 30 hp, but... Read More

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