2008 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution X review and pictures

Posted on Saturday, 28 April 2007 , 14:04:48 byAlina

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Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution X

Mitsubishi revealed the all-new Lancer Evolution X concept that represents a new-generation high-performance 4WD global sedan that allows all levels of driver to enjoy the speed and handling of the car in safe conditions. It features S-AWC2 traction and handling system that includes the control of driver torque and braking management with four-wheel drive system to help accomplish highly responsive and intuitive handling in addition to outstanding vehicle attitude stability. The model is powered by a 2.0-liter turbocharged MIVEC3 engine with aluminum cylinder block and a 6-speed automated manual transmission that contributes to exceptional performance with improved fuel economy.

The development concept for the all-new Lancer Evolution X specifies a "new-generation high-performance 4WD global sedan that allows all levels of driver to enjoy the car's speed and handling with ease and in safety".
The new model features Mitsubishi's S-AWC2 traction and handling system, that integrates the control of drive torque and braking management with the four-wheel drive system to help realize highly responsive and intuitive handling in addition to outstanding vehicle attitude stability.

Other examples of Mitsubishi Motors' latest automotive technology to be featured in the new model include a new lightweight and high-performance 2.0-liter turbocharged MIVEC3 engine with aluminum cylinder block and a 6-speed automated manual transmission that contributes to exceptional performance with improved fuel economy. The car's performance-driven design makes the car's extreme potential clear, while cockpit design focuses the driver's attention on operating his machine.


1 "X" ("Ten") stands for the tenth iteration of the Lancer Evolution released on the Japan domestic market. (In other markets the car will be called "LANCER EVOLUTION".)
2 Super All Wheel Control
3 Mitsubishi Innovative Valve timing and lift Electronic Control System: Mitsubishi Motors variable valve system