The 2016 Mitsubishi Lancer EVO XI is just about to be released. The manufacturer has already revealed the details on the manufacturing version of the Japan-only Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution X Final Edition.
The fresh 2016 Mitsubishi Lancer EVO XI exterior design will be unique. It borrows the basic elements from the Mitsubishi Concept RA. It will have a brand new platform, which is the reason why it’s expected to have an outstanding design.
The grille will be innovative with chrome and satin finish. The headlamps with the latest LED technology will come with consumption scoops, sending the cold air to the engine. It will also have scoops which send the cold air to the brakes. The aluminum hood will come with the double air scoop on it, and with redesigned lamps to give the vehicle an aggressive look.
2016 Mitsubishi Lancer EVO XI Interior
The new Mitsubishi Lancer EVO XI will be fully packed with equipment such as touch-screen display, USB, vehicle parking electronic cameras, Bluetooth, iPod connection as well as the 4-speaker premium stereo. The customers will have the option to choose 16” alloy wheels.
The Recaro sport seats are wrapped in black natural leather with special red accents.
Reduced air pollution was a significant feature of the previous model and it is to be improved. CO2 emissions should be below 50 g / km.
Engine Specs and performance
Under the hood, the Mitsubishi Lancer EVO XI 2016 will have a turbocharged 2.0-liter 4-cylinder engine with an output of 291 horsepower and 300 pound-feet of torque, which is a variation of the Evolution Final Version engine that delivered 473 horsepower. The engine is paired up with a 5-speed manual transmission. The powertrain gets sodium-filled exhaust valves, the suspension and stopping systems which obtain an efficiency increase.
The vehicle uses Brembo brakes, Bilstein shocks and Eibach springtimes.
Mitsubishi has confirmed a hybrid or electric drivetrain is being considered as the successor to this renowned version. Talks surrounding a high-performance hybrid SUV likewise emerged last year, but as of right now, the Advancement nameplate will certainly pass away with the 2015 version year.
Price and release date
The brand-new 2016 Mitsubishi Lancer EVO XI should make appearance late this year or early next year. The expected pricing of this version in the U.S. is between $36,000 and $38,000 dollars. Of course, the trim with additional optional devices will cost a few thousand dollars more. There are also rumors that the most expensive version could cost up to $ 50,000.
Since the new design is still being kept a secret, not many details are known.