2005 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution User Reviews

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    2005 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution VIII Review
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    Evo — everyone knows how much i like my car, and everyone knows as well that the beast that i have sometimes is unstoppable, could be a lot faster but parts are really expensive, but its coming, don't worry, it is fun as hell to drive my baby, please give me a bigger turbo....lol

    Pros: fun as hell

    Cons: none

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    2005 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution VIII Review
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    Pefromance Car — A must have. The evo VIII has to be the most solid perfomance car going. Handles like a dream, cruises superbly and has never let me down. The power is awsome when that turbo kicks in hold on. Absolute dream to drive and to look at why wouldn't you have one.

    Pros: Power, Comfort, everthing

    Cons: none

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    2005 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution VIII Review
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    2005 Lancer Evolution — 2005 Lancer Evolution VIII GSR Motor Modifications: ETS Front Mount Intercooler GSC S1 Cams AMS Intercooler Piping Ultimate Racing catless 3" turbo back exhaust 28lbs of boost at 4000RPM, tapering to 24 at redline 350-375 estimated wheel horsepower 1/4 mile time: 12.3 @ 111mph Suspension: PIC Performance racing coil-overs Progress 27mm rear sway bar Energy Suspension urathane suspension bushings 18x9 Advan RS wheels in gold with 245/40/18 Falken Azenis

    Pros: All

    Cons: None

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    2005 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution VIII Review
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    My Evo 8 — There is not really anything to say about the performance of this car. If you have been in it you know for yourself. Its a neck-breaking animal. Overall a bad ass mother. Its always fun to drive, just costs a lot to do it. So its a never ending job of making the money to put back into it.

    Pros: Power, handling, looks, sound, everything

    Cons: COSTS $$$$$

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    2005 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution RS Review
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    05 Evo 8 Rs — This really was a fun car, and although it got the same mileage as my Mercury does now, it was blisteringly fast and always kept me awake. It is a car that requires attention to drive at all times, but it responded telepathically and was super communicative. The seats were buckety and ergonomics could not be faulted. One problem with the car at all drive-wise was its tendency to engage in understeer most of the time, which made for a safe and fast but ultimately boring drive through the canyons. The other problem with the car is how much it cost to run, but that is expected with an Evo

    Pros: Speed, response, four seats

    Cons: Costs, comfort, economy

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    2005 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution MR Review
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    Evo 8 Mr - Fq — Cost of Ownership is high, but that's to be expected with the performance available. ~400 hp and 400 lb/ft means 0-60 in 3.7sec. vMax of 170mph and then I ran out of runway. over 1 lateral g and similar with acceleration and deceleration g. You need to take it on the track since you can't get anywhere near the limits on the road

    Pros: Performance, handling, styling ? ;)

    Cons: Attractiveness to theives :(

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    2005 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution VIII Review
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    2005 Mitsubishi Evolution Viii — Great overall car. Fast, uber sporty and attracts attention. The main thing with this car is the clutch and paint. Factory clutches were paper thin and is recommended to upgrade to at least a stage 3 clutch. Watch for paint peeling off the carbon fiber wing. When taken in for normal service, technicians look for any signs of abuse to void your warranty. Even garage kept, Sunday cruisers like mine were blacklisted for warranty repairs.

    Pros: 300horse power, great breaks, loves corners

    Cons: Bad clutch, paint peels off wing, service people try to void warranties

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    2005 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution VIII Review
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    Brief Info About The Evo — stock 276 horse power @6500rpm and 285lbs or torque 19mpg city and 26mpg highway love the torque and turbo pull feels like a rollercoaster. love the sound of the engine and the blow off valve active center differential ACD. LSD. can handle sharp turns wide body and low appearance the car looks mean. 200miles to the tank.

    Pros: Turbo, Torque and Apperance

    Cons: gas milage is not so great

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    2005 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution VIII Review
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    Great Performance At An Affordable Price — if you want power, performance, superb handling/cornering ability and the chance to mod till you go bankrupt ... this is the car for you

    Pros: Power, handling, big smile on face

    Cons: servicing, petrol, interior, spending too much money

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    2005 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution VIII Review
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    Fastest 5 Seater Car! — The Mitsubishi Lancer is the fastest 5 seater car. For those that don't like 2 seater's and you want a fast car, the Mitsubishi Lancer is just what you're looking for.

    Pros: Looks nice.

    Cons: Nothing.

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    Fun Toy! By Glouie

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    2011 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution Reviews

    Its The Best Car By Danish

    this car is fun to drive its performance is awesome build quality is very good it has a good appearance finally the speed, speed is the best part of this car it reaches 0 to 100 kph in just 10 secs ... Read More

    Beautiful By Muzzy

    sick as can be xD best car ive ever had, its performance is amazing. super quick and grippy. appearance is very stunning. cost of ownership is quite high... the fun factor is everythin from a japane... Read More

    2010 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution Reviews

    Best Handling Car Under 100k By tlaf1326

    Love my evo, have owned it for almost 4 years now. I truly think this car could be the next supra for holding its value. It will be interesting to see since mitsu is not making them anymore. Truly a... Read More

    The Evolution Xd By Max

    Only a few cars, in and outside of its class, can provide comparable engine power, precision handling and driving intensity. As a bonus, the Evo looks the part of a legitimate high-performance car as ... Read More

    2008 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution Reviews

    Best Car Ever Engineered By HamiltonM

    Stock from the factory it has a weak tune. If you plug in a flash encoder, to flash the ecu, you will get an extra 20 horsepower. The turning radius is hilarious, you could pull a narrower uturn in a ... Read More

    Lancer Evolution Mr By super_dough

    This is a fantastic car that handles like a dream. It has enough horsepower to get out of your own way. The style, color, community, appeal, and passion is what this car is all about. It is truly a dr... Read More

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