Mitsubishi Motors Corporation will present the first International Exhibition of Cars, Mitsubishi Lancer Sportback at Le Mondial de l'Automobile 2008 (Paris Motor Show 2008) held in Halls 1.8 Paris Expo Porte de Versailles from October 2 (October 4, the general public ) on October 19. Mitsubishi Lancer Sportback will start this autumn as part of a gradual introduction of different countries in the region.
The Mitsubishi Lancer Ralliart and Lancer Sportback Ralliart models use a new turbocharged 2-liter 4-cylinder DOHC MIVEC [maximum output 177 kW (240P), maximum torque 343 Nm (35 kgm)]. This engine is mated to Mitsubishi's high-efficiency dual-clutch SST transmission with an Active Center Differential, for extremely sensitive steering and traction through adjusting the amount of torque fed to each wheel to optimally according to driving conditions. It also helps to significantly increase the performance attributes of these cars based on the Lancer base model are 2-pot caliper front brake master cylinder and brake master.