Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution
Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution is the most famous Mitsubishi produced from 1992 to 2015. It is a sports all-wheel-drive car built on the Mitsubishi Lancer platform.
A brief list of analogs to Mitsubishi Evolution includes Subaru Impreza WRX STI, Volkswagen Golf R, Mercedes-Benz A45 AMG/CLA45 AMG, Ford Focus RS, Mazdaspeed3 (Mazda 3 MPS), Opel Astra OPC, and other fast cars.
Let’s get to the main thing — to the Lancer Evolution engines. For instance, from generation 1 to 9, the famous 2-liter turbocharged 4G63 engine was used here, which was constantly improved and modified with each new Evo generation. In 2007, Lancer Evolution X was launched with the new 2.0 L turbocharged 4B11 engine.
Choose your car from this list and learn everything about the Evolution engine: their specs, the differences between various versions, and how these engines changed over time. You will also learn all about joining the Evolution, how to boost power, and how much horsepower various mods and upgrades can add, what you will have to do and what performance parts you will need for this purpose. We will tell you about the reliability and service life of the Evolution engines, what problems you may have and how to remove them, how long your engine will work, what oil is recommended, its amount and replacement intervals, and more.
1st generation (1992 — 1994)
Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution I (250 HP) — 2.0 L
2nd generation (1994 — 1995)
Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution II (260 HP) — 2.0 L
3rd generation (1995 — 1996)
Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution III (270 HP) — 2.0 L
4th generation (1996 — 1998)
Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution IV (280 HP) — 2.0 L
5th generation (1998 — 1999)
Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution V (280 HP) — 2.0 L
6th generation (1999 — 2001)
Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution VI (280 HP) — 2.0 L
7th generation (2001 — 2003)
Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution VII (272 HP) — 2.0 L
8th generation (2003 — 2005)
Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution VIII (265 HP) — 2.0 L
9th generation (2005 — 2008)
Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution IX (280 HP) — 2.0 L
10th generation (2007 — 2015)
Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution X (295 HP) — 2.0 L