Monday, 25 February 2008

Mitsubishi Lancer Prototype-S: upcoming Euro Lancer Ralliart hatchback

Here are a few images of the new Lancer Prototype-S, which previews the forthcoming Lancer Ralliart Sportback (5door liftback). This sports hatch is rumoured to be mainly for the European market where it is slated to go head-on with the new Subaru Impreza WRX.

It is also expected to mechanically similar to the Lancer Ralliart sedan, as such is powered with a detuned version of the EVO X’s 2.0L Mivec Turbo engine, good for 'only' 240ps and 343Nm of torque. Torque is being driven via MMC's Twin Clutch SST gearbox down to a full-time 4WD (S-AWC) among other things.

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