2021 Mitsubishi Lancer EVO XI Performance – 2021 Mitsubishi Lancer EVO XI
Back in 2015, we bid adieu to the Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution. The cast had appear the Final Edition, sending a appealing bright arresting we were at the end of an era.
But a lot can change in four years.
According to Autocar, Mitsubishi has affairs to accompany the Lancer Evolution aback and arouse an eleventh-gen archetypal into its band of achievement cars.
Autocar’s bearding “Japanese-based sources” say the car will access in the styles of either a four-door alehouse or a five-door hatch. The advertisement goes on to advance the approaching Lancer Evolution will borrow mechanics from the Renault Mégane RS, including its 2.0-litre four-cylinder turbo, dual-clutch gearbox and the S-AWC four-wheel drive setup, developed by Mitsubishi and acclimated in the Evo X.
In the top-end Mégane RS, that agent develops 296 application and 295 lb.-ft. of torque, but there’s a adventitious Mitsubishi will addition ability to about 350 application by abacus a amalgam system.
Some Mitsubishi admirers were not at all admiring back the cast adored the “Eclipse” nameplate on a crossover, giving bearing to the Eclipse Cross. And while it seems the Evo has able this fate for now, it wouldn’t be all that hasty to see Mitsubishi amplitude a adaptation of the Evo XI to bang into the bunched crossover segment.
Official capacity to chase shortly, we hope.