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2017 Mitsubishi Lancer
ES
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$12,960
116 listings nationwide
8 GREAT deals
10 GOOD deals

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2015 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution
AWD Final Edition
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$37,995
20 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...

2015 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution
AWD Final Edition
Eric Tallberg Preview:

Say goodbye to Mitsubishi’s Lancer Evolution after the 2015 model year. The Japanese automaker, claiming they’re “going in a different direction," will cease production on this 5-passe...

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

2017 Mitsubishi Lancer
ES
30
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. "
10
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 "
2015 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution
AWD Final Edition
writes:
The lancer had 4 doors and comfortable back seat with space. Great car, but ran into some mechanical issues th...
Power Ranked 2016 Subaru BRZ Series.HyperBlue RWD worse.
"More HP."
Value Ranked 2016 Subaru BRZ Series.HyperBlue RWD worse.
"More room to stretch your legs. "
writes:
Back Seats Ranked 2015 Subaru WRX STI worse.
"more room"
Value Ranked 2015 Subaru WRX STI worse.
"awd and handling"
45
writes:
Looks/Style Ranked 2018 Ford Focus RS Hatchback better.
"I like hatchbacks..."
Value Ranked 2018 Ford Focus RS Hatchback worse.
"Cuz the Fords are stupid expensive "

Specs

2017 Mitsubishi Lancer
ES
2015 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution
AWD Final Edition
Powertrain 5-Speed Manual
Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
AWD
Fuel Economy, City
24 MPG
27 MPG
17 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
33 MPG
34 MPG
23 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 15.5 gal 14.5 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
148 hp @ 6,000 RPM
148 hp @ 6,000 RPM
303 hp @ 6,500 RPM
Torque
145 lb-ft @ 4,200 RPM
145 lb-ft @ 4,200 RPM
305 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
10:1
10:1
9:1
Displacement
2,000 cc
2,000 cc
2,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.39 in x 3.39 in
3.39 in x 3.39 in
3.4 in x 3.4 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 --
Front Crash Overall 4 stars --
Front Crash Driver 5 stars --
Front Crash Passenger 4 stars --
Side Crash Overall 4 stars --
Side Barrier Driver 5 stars --
Side Barrier Passenger 3 stars --
Side Pole Driver 5 stars --
Comfort and Convenience
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Standard 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 36.1 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 12.3 cu ft 6.9 cu ft
Maximum Payload 1,081 lbs --
Exterior
Length 182.1 in 177 in
Width 69.4 in 71.3 in
Height 58.3 in 58.3 in
Wheelbase 103.7 in 104.3 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
2015 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution
AWD Final Edition

Exterior Colors

  • Diamond White
  • Mercury Gray
  • Octane Blue
  • Rally Red

Option Packages

  • Engine Appearance Package
  • Exterior Package
  • Navigation System Package

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