If you want to celebrate 40 years of Mitsubishi you could get a beautiful Evo but you better start saving, and hope luck is on your side because only 40 examples are being sold.
Mitsubishi has unveiled a new Evolution for their 40th anniversary. The special edition, named the Evo X FQ-440 MR will have cosmetic changes as well as dramatic performance changes.
The new Evo will have a 2.0-litre turbocharged petrol engine with a bespoke ECU re-map good for 440 horsepower. This will be the most powerful production Evo Mitsubishi has created. The power will be sent to all wheels via a six-speed dual-cutch sports shift transmission. The special edition Evo will ride on 18-inch allow wheels that are more than 35mm lower to the ground at the front and 30mm at the back.
Inside the beast, it will be dressed with Recaro leather bucket seats and will have a seven-inch LCD touchscreen. An eight-speaker sound system will also be fitted inside the car. The Japanese automaker has used the on-board diagnostic system to connect the models with a data recorder as well.
Mitsubishi will only be making 40 special edition Evos to celebrate their anniversary. All of the cars will only be available in Frost White and will come standard with the company’s 3-year/ 36,000mile warranty. It will carry a price tag of 50,000 pounds, which is about $91,656 CAD.