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Displaying 21 - 25 of 2005 Mitsubishi Lancer 25 reviews.

2005 Mitsubishi Lancer RalliartReview
Adrian writes:

Great Fun To Drive, A Little Bumpy On Long Trips. — Excellent car, very reliable, good handling, good stereo, not too many around so you get looks. Suspension could be a bit softer, in the winter tends to get rocks in the struts and makes a clunking sound. Good acceleration for a 2.4L and good on gas. Plus is has a 10 year warrenty.

Pros: Quick, fun to drive, good looking, reliable, good sound system, 10 year warrenty.

Cons: a little bumpy on long trips, some noises in the winter, needs bigger gas tank.

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2005 Mitsubishi Lancer ESReview
Jason writes:

Don't Let This Happen To You — My family used to own a Gallant, so I was open-minded when a rear-end collision took out my Cobalt's trunk and let me try another car for a while. While the Schmidt family's insurance policy repaired my Cobalt, I experienced a poorly built Lancer. The seats are horribly uncomfortable. The dash is unattractive and unconventional. I don't like the exterior at all, partly because the body looked so tall and partly because the geometry just looked weird. Since it was a rental, I had no problem pushing it to the limit. It accelerates well, but it gets up to a low top speed. Driving to St. Louis from Kansas was not fun in seats that made me want to see a chiropractor. Don't get one of these.

Pros: I never have to drive one again

Cons: ugly hub caps, uglier steelies, even uglier body, long antenna

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2005 Mitsubishi Lancer RalliartReview
Arthur writes:

One Of The Best Sedans Under $20k! — From day one this car was exciting! From the 162HP/TQ to the EVO Short Shifter to the 6 speaker + 8" SUB 315W Infinity 6+1 in dash sound system, there is absolutly NOTHING I can say negatively about this car. The new body style has nothing on this 04-06 model!

Pros: 16" Rims, 162HP/TQ, 7 speakers, Foglights, Quick response, Super agile

Cons: not turbocharged

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2005 Mitsubishi Lancer RalliartReview
Bryan writes:

Sick Ride For Stock — fullly loaded. upgraded stock sound system. sun roof. stock drop lip on bumpers and sideskirts. MIVEC 2.4 liter engine(currently all stock). Ralliart suspension

Pros: good price for a amazing ride

Cons: no car alarm or trunk popper come on stock. no room for larger tires

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2005 Mitsubishi Lancer ES Review
biggyoyo says:
vs2005 Subaru Impreza 2.5 RS
2005 Mitsubishi Lancer ES winning categories:
  • Power
  • Handling
  • Looks/Style
  • Front Seats
  • Back Seats
  • Cargo Capacity
  • Family Car
  • Value
  • Would Buy
Family Car Ranked 2005 Subaru Impreza 2.5 RS better.
"huge trunk space. feels more solid, safer, awd history is thought of as the best"

Displaying 21 - 25 of 2005 Mitsubishi Lancer 25 reviews.

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Nice car at a great price and deal! For sure recommend Read More

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I have no comment other than enjoying my car, thank you Read More

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2014 Mitsubishi Lancer Reviews

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It a really nice car run fast and good gas saver Read More

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awesome reliable cari love my Lancer buying a evo soon Read More

2013 Mitsubishi Lancer Reviews

Review By Guru9ZS2S6

So far I havent experienced any major issues with the car. It drives smooth. Got the car for a fair price and I am really enjoying it. Thank you Cargurus! Read More

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Just a fan of imports even if its just base model. Manual is always a big plus not that many left or being made at least in the U.S. Read More


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