Mitsubishi undercuts Evo with Ralliart
Mitsubishi unveiled the Lancer Ralliart at the 2008 Detroit auto show.
For the last year, we eagerly followed the development of the cars share the same 2-liter turbocharged and intercooled engine. Both cars have all-wheel-drive with settings for tarmac, gravel, and snow. They share the same twin-clutch transmission and offer a Rockford Fosgate stereo system. You can get the 30GB hard-drive-based navigation system and music server in both. The main differences we can discern are that the Evo X has a higher rear spoiler and vents behind the front fenders. Mitsubishi hasn't announced pricing for the Ralliart, but it should be a little cheaper than the Evo X. But if we find ourselves seriously short of cash when these cars come out, the more mundane Lancer GTS gets a more powerful 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine for the 2009 model year, remedying our main complaint when we reviewed the