Mitsubishi Lancer Evo X saloon owner reviews

"The Mitsubishi Evo X is outrageously fast and one of the most extreme driver’s cars on the road today."

Carbuyer Rating

2.7 out of 5

Owners Rating

4.0 out of 5

73%of people would recommend this car to a friend.

Owner Rating

  • 1reviews

Common Problems

  • Electrics (3 cases)
  • Engine (1 cases)
  • Other (3 cases)
  • Suspension (1 cases)
  • Gearbox / clutch (1 cases)

Owner Review

4 out of 5

Version

1.5-2 litre, Petrol

Year of registration

2006

Average annual mileage

0 – 4,999

Owned

Less than a year

Bought Car

New

Typical MPG

20
Review
never let me down! everything works as it should!
Running Cost

2 out of 5

servicing costs a bit more due to using higher grade oil etc, insurance is reasonable for the car that it is, costs more for fuel as i use higher octane grade.

Owner Review

4 out of 5

Version

1.5-2 litre, Petrol

Year of registration

2005

Average annual mileage

0 – 4,999

Owned

3 - 5 years

Bought Car

New

Typical MPG

17
Review
Not one problem.
Running Cost

2 out of 5

Very expensive, 6 months every service.

Owner Review

4 out of 5

Version

GSR, 2.0-litre to 3.0-litre, Petrol, Paddleshift gears

Year of registration

2011

Average annual mileage

0 – 4,999

Bought Car

Used
Reliability

2 out of 5

Paintwork faults, cracked tyres, clouded fog lamp lenses, out of date tyre sealant, incorrectly fitted 330 upgrade parts on delivery. Gearbox fault after 4 days requiring a workshop visit of 19 days to repair. Air bag warning light fault 5 days after return from gearbox fault. Still awaiting resolution to initial problems 6 months after delivery
Running Cost

3 out of 5

Fuel consumption is low but expected with performance, Insurance surprisingly low. Servicing provided as part of vehicle package

Owner Review

4 out of 5

Version

FQ330 GSR, 2.0-litre to 3.0-litre, Petrol, Paddleshift gears

Year of registration

2010

Average annual mileage

5,000 – 9,999

Bought Car

New
Reliability

5 out of 5

Not put a foot wrong. Good build quality esp body and suspension
Running Cost

3 out of 5

Knew is would be expensive average 20mpg

Owner Review

4 out of 5

Version

FQ 360, 2.0-litre to 3.0-litre, Petrol, Manual

Year of registration

82008

Average annual mileage

5,000 – 9,999

Bought Car

New
Reliability

5 out of 5

Japanese cars last forever!
Running Cost

3 out of 5

Average 22 MPG, when the right foot hits the floor it can get as good as 14 MPG.

Owner Review

4 out of 5

Version

fq 360, 2.0-litre to 3.0-litre, Petrol, Manual

Year of registration

82008

Average annual mileage

10,000 – 14,999

Bought Car

New
Reliability

1 out of 5

carbon fiber stone chip problems yet the rest of the paintwork is un affected contacted mitsubishi several times and still waiting for a reply since august its now been in mitsubishi since october waiting for a new engine the replacement will not be in the uk until january and still waiting for mitsubishi to reply about the very small and basic loan car that apparently im lucky to get as the main dealer does not have to supply one
Running Cost

3 out of 5

more economical than the figures quoted

Owner Review

4 out of 5

Version

GSR, 2.0-litre to 3.0-litre, Petrol, Manual

Year of registration

2008

Average annual mileage

15,000 – 19,999

Bought Car

Used

Owner Review

4 out of 5

Version

2-3 litre, Petrol, Manual

Year of registration

2007

Average annual mileage

10,000 – 14,999

Owned

3 - 5 years

Bought Car

Used

Typical MPG

38

Owner Review

4 out of 5

Version

1.5-2 litre, Petrol, Manual

Year of registration

2006

Average annual mileage

10,000 – 14,999

Owned

3 - 5 years

Bought Car

New

Typical MPG

39
Review
No problems since bought the car Only roblem was an electrical problem easily sorted
Running Cost

4 out of 5

Only cost as been on tyres Fuel consumption could be better but small engine in largerish car

Owner Review

4 out of 5

Version

1.5-2 litre, Petrol

Year of registration

2005

Average annual mileage

5,000 – 9,999

Owned

1 - 2 years

Bought Car

New

Typical MPG

35
Running Cost

3 out of 5

mpg reasonable but parts are expensive compared to other vehicles

Owner Review

4 out of 5

Version

2-3 litre, Diesel, Manual

Year of registration

2008

Average annual mileage

10,000 – 14,999

Owned

1 - 2 years

Bought Car

New

Typical MPG

42
Review
Only isuse was front tyres wearing on inner edge

Owner Review

5 out of 5

Version

FQ300, 2.0-litre to 3.0-litre, Petrol, Paddleshift gears

Year of registration

82008

Average annual mileage

10,000 – 14,999

Bought Car

New
Reliability

5 out of 5

Have had no problems since purchase.
Running Cost

3 out of 5

Didn't buy it for it's running cost and have had no surprises.

Owner Review

3 out of 5

Version

FQ 330, 2.0-litre to 3.0-litre, Petrol, Paddleshift gears

Year of registration

2009

Average annual mileage

5,000 – 9,999

Bought Car

New

Owner Review

4 out of 5

Version

1.5-2 litre, Petrol

Year of registration

2009

Average annual mileage

15,000 – 19,999

Owned

3 - 5 years

Bought Car

New

Typical MPG

12

Owner Review

5 out of 5

Version

1.5-2 litre, Petrol

Year of registration

2007

Average annual mileage

10,000 – 14,999

Owned

3 - 5 years

Bought Car

New

Typical MPG

30
Review
Will need fixing now and then, nothing serious just general maintenance
Running Cost

4 out of 5

Can be expensive on parts, shopping around sorts this normally, as for fuel it's all down to the driver

Owner Review

4 out of 5

Version

1-1.5 litre, Petrol, Manual

Year of registration

2009

Average annual mileage

15,000 – 19,999

Owned

3 - 5 years

Bought Car

Used

Typical MPG

44

Owner Review

5 out of 5

Version

1-1.5 litre, Petrol, Manual

Year of registration

2009

Average annual mileage

5,000 – 9,999

Owned

1 - 2 years

Bought Car

New

Typical MPG

48
Review
Have owned 8 only 1 breakdown

Owner Review

4 out of 5

Version

1.5-2 litre, Petrol

Year of registration

2009

Average annual mileage

5,000 – 9,999

Owned

Less than a year

Bought Car

New

Typical MPG

18
Review
some gearbox control issue
Running Cost

2 out of 5

fuel consumption and tyres

Owner Review

4 out of 5

Version

300 SST, 2.0-litre to 3.0-litre, Petrol, Paddleshift gears

Year of registration

2008

Average annual mileage

5,000 – 9,999

Bought Car

New
Reliability

3 out of 5

factory recalls gearbox problem

Owner Review

4 out of 5

Version

GSR, 2.0-litre to 3.0-litre, Petrol, Paddleshift gears

Year of registration

2010

Average annual mileage

15,000 – 19,999

Bought Car

New
Reliability

5 out of 5

Total reliablity. Full marks.
Running Cost

3 out of 5

Mistubishi Service Plan is super. Insurance not too bad. uses no fluids. Fuel cons a bit high but as expected

Owner Review

4 out of 5

Version

1.5-2 litre, Petrol

Year of registration

2009

Average annual mileage

5,000 – 9,999

Owned

Less than a year

Bought Car

New

Typical MPG

18
Review
The SST gearbox has required atttention
Running Cost

4 out of 5

Outrageous consumption of premium petrol offset by being incredibly good fun and half the price of my last 911

Owner Review

4 out of 5

Version

SST, 2.0-litre to 3.0-litre, Petrol, Paddleshift gears

Year of registration

2011

Average annual mileage

5,000 – 9,999

Bought Car

New
Running Cost

3 out of 5

With the new engine in the EVo X acceptable mpg figures can be achieved givcen the performance of the car, especially when cruising on a motorway

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