2017 Mitsubishi Lancer goes into production as early as next year; the final decision is leading businessmen. Cooperation with Renault brings lower costs in the C and D segments. The new compact sedan is received “Dynamic Shield” design that will be shared with new Outlander. Aggressive design and coupe roof-line are a winning combination that will attract new customers. Exterior will recognize by new aerodynamic hood, front grille, headlights, bumpers and rear fascia. The cabin offers two rows of seats upholstered with new materials and sophisticated center console. Drivers will be on available two different drive engines: 4-cylinder gasoline engine with high-performance and hybrid drive. Demand for Lancer is increased on the market, so it is expected good sales result. The tradition of this model is long, and the last redesign was carried out in 2007 year. After so many years in the offer will be the eighth generation model.
2017 Mitsubishi Lancer under the hood hides a hybrid drive system. Electric motor with 12 kW lithium-ion batteries will assist the 2.0-liter 4-cylinder engine. The combination will deliver high output values. According to the specification will be available electric driving mode with autonomy of 35 miles. Also, the 2.0-liter 4-cylinder engine releases about 500 horsepower. The motors are connected with an automatic transmission, while the Super-All Wheel Control transfers torque to all four wheels. Fuel consumption will be reduced compared to the previous period. The new suspension and cooling system will improve driving skills. Detailed specifications shall subsequently be published.
2017 Mitsubishi Lancer offers new packages of equipment and materials. Seats are comfortable with new options and settings, and security segment is at a high level. The cockpit is oriented towards the driver with a good view of the road and the new gadget. Standard equipment includes an updated instrument panel, touch screen, automatic climate control, wireless communications, audio system and other devices. The beginning of sales is planned for the first quarter of 2017 year and the price has not been set. On this will influence the choice of engines and trim levels.