The Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution which also goes by the name Lancer Evo or Evo, is a high-performance saloon manufactured by Mitsubishi Motors. The Evo is in its 10th generation and all use two litre, turbocharged engines and four-wheel drive systems. The tenth generation of the Evolution is the Evo X; this generation was produced from 2007 to the present. The latest incarnation of the Evo line comes equipped with a Bluetooth hands free telephone system, a CD tuner with a 30 GB hard drive, DVD satellite navigation, central locking and automatic headlamps. The Evo X saloon is no longer called a Lancer with makeup. This is an all new model which delivers outstanding performance and gorgeous looks and is all set to capture the hearts and minds of car lovers.
The Evo X gives you a ride which is very exciting with comfortable. The ride quality and everyday practicality lives up to the owner’s expectations. Mitsubishi tries to change the concept by making The Evo X a four seater that is as exciting interesting, striking and low as a Lambo or Ferrari and matches the performance of these supercars. Evo X which actually looks as humble as a normal saloon with four doors, but put your foot on the clutch and it’s a different story. The 2 litre turbo charged engine kicks in and takes you to a maximum speed of 155mph (electronically limited). Frighteningly fast! Evo X comes either with 5-speed manual transmission or a six-speed sequential shift gear box.
The power plant of the Evo is the 2.0 L 4-cylinder turbocharged engine the gives off 291 hp. and a 300 lb.-ft. torque. The new car is a four-door, four-seater, four-wheel drive car. In spite of the high speeds, the handling is pretty smooth. The looks have changed the entire car. With the launch of the Evo X, Mitsubishi is teaching other car makers a very important lesson that practicality with beauty can be achieved.
What’s most surprising about the new Evo X is that it is still a family car. Polished, smooth and with great ride quality the car is spacious too. The precision handling, and engine power of the Evo X is comparable to only a few vehicles in and out of its class. It has a very aggressive look that simply “fits”. It’s just not all looks but matched with is the high performance. Mitsubishi is a reliable name in the car industry with a worldwide desirability.