Mitsubishi Lancer vs Honda Civic Compare price, expert/user reviews, mpg, engines, safety, cargo capacity and other specs at a glance.

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User Ranking Drivers and owners ranked these cars in 9 categories.

New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

2017 Mitsubishi Lancer
ES
No Data Available
2020 Honda Civic
EX Coupe FWD
MSRP
$23,600
Invoice
$21,924
Average Price Paid
$21,852
218 listings nationwide

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2017 Mitsubishi Lancer
ES
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2020 Honda Civic
EX Coupe FWD
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Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2017 Mitsubishi Lancer
ES
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$12,148
121 listings nationwide
6 GREAT deals
5 GOOD deals

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2020 Honda Civic
EX Coupe FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$23,943
8 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2017 Mitsubishi Lancer
ES
Eric Tallberg Preview:

It won’t win any prizes for looks, luxury, or driving excitement, but Mitsubishi’s 2017 Lancer 5-passenger compact sedan does offer a decent ride, a comparatively roomy cabin, and lots...

2020 Honda Civic
EX Coupe FWD
Clifford Atiyeh Test Drive Review:

Minor design tweaks, more standard safety and convenience features, and more manual transmissions arrive as the standout changes for the Civic's 2020 model year. Last redesigned for th...

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  • Look and Feel 7
  • Performance 8
  • Form & Function 8
  • Technology 7
  • Safety 9
  • Cost-Effectiveness 10

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2017 Mitsubishi Lancer
ES
40
GuruW1NBG writes:
Sporty and looks fancier but not as quick on take off compared to my 2008 stick shift since an automatic. We g...
Cargo Capacity Ranked 2008 Mitsubishi Lancer DE better.
"The trunk seems smaller. In the 2017. "
Would Buy Ranked 2008 Mitsubishi Lancer DE worse.
"My son needed a car and I wanted a new one. "
20
Mohamed writes:
Grat car,consider the best in its category
Front Seats Ranked 2017 Toyota Corolla worse.
"More comfort and space than Corolla"
Family Car Ranked 2017 Toyota Corolla better.
"Has mor leg space "
2020 Honda Civic
EX Coupe FWD
50
JUSTIN writes:
Good A-to-B car, has lots of room for the segment, decent power. Not very exciting, but makes a terrific da...
Family Car Ranked 2020 Hyundai Veloster N FWD worse.
"More space, has 4-doors, softer ride."
Value Ranked 2020 Hyundai Veloster N FWD better.
"A lot of technology and research geared toward better sports performance makes it more valuable. It has an LSD, dynamic exhaust, dynamic suspension, a better sound system, better infotainment, better aerodynamics, bigger brakes, the list goes on. They’re definitely for a sportier drive but I like that because that’s what I was looking for. "
5
GuruMHYM3 writes:
electric seat in front - still requires moving back and raising steeting wheel to exit
GuruF8H9F writes:
Love the way it handles

Specs

2017 Mitsubishi Lancer
ES
2020 Honda Civic
EX Coupe FWD
Powertrain Continuously Variable Transmission
Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
24 MPG
27 MPG
31 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
33 MPG
34 MPG
40 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 15.5 gal 12.4 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
148 hp @ 6,000 RPM
148 hp @ 6,000 RPM
174 hp @ 6,000 RPM
Torque
145 lb-ft @ 4,200 RPM
145 lb-ft @ 4,200 RPM
162 lb-ft @ 1,700 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
10:1
10:1
10.6:1
Displacement
2,000 cc
2,000 cc
1,500 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.39 in x 3.39 in
3.39 in x 3.39 in
2.87 in x 3.52 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall 4 stars 4 stars
Front Crash Overall 4 stars 4 stars
Front Crash Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Front Crash Passenger 4 stars 4 stars
Side Crash Overall 4 stars 5 stars
Side Barrier Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Side Barrier Passenger 3 stars 4 stars
Side Pole Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof -- Standard
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Standard --
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 42.3 in 42.3 in
Back Legroom 36.1 in 35.9 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 12.3 cu ft 11.9 cu ft
Maximum Payload 1,015 lbs --
Exterior
Length 182.1 in 177.3 in
Width 69.4 in 70.9 in
Height 58.3 in 54.9 in
Wheelbase 103.7 in 106.3 in

Available Options

2017 Mitsubishi Lancer
ES

Exterior Colors

  • Alloy Silver Metallic
  • Diamond White Pearl
  • Labrador Black Pearl
  • Mercury Gray Pearl
  • Octane Blue Pearl
  • Rally Red Metallic

Option Packages

  • All-Weather Package
  • Sun and Sound Package
  • Navigation System Package
2020 Honda Civic
EX Coupe FWD

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