2015 Mitsubishi Lancer Gets New Standard Features

Jason Siu
by Jason Siu

The Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution may be dead for now, but the standard Lancer lives on.

The Japanese automaker has added new standard features to the 2015 Lancer, including heated side view mirrors with turn indicators, a new Value Package, white contrast seat and door stitching on the GT model and a new Sun and Sound Package.

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The new Value Package will add 16-inch wheels, FUSE Hands-Free Link System with USB port, high contrast meters with color multi-information display, chrome interior door handles, soft-touch upper door trim and rear disk brakes on the ES model. On the SE model, new standard features include everything in the Value Package in addition to six-speaker audio system, fog lights, Sport front bumper with color-matched center bumper.

The new Sun and Sound Package comes with a power glass sunroof, nine-speaker 710-watt Rockford Fosgate premium sound system and HID headlights for the GT model.

The Mitsubishi Lancer comes standard with a 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine with 148 hp and 145 lb-ft of torque while the Lancer GT is equipped with a more powerful 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine with 168 hp and 167 lb-ft of torque.

The Lancer Ralliart will also live on for the 2015 model year, powered by a turbocharged 2.0-liter engine with 237 hp and 253 lb-ft of torque.

Pricing on the 2015 Mitsubishi Lancer was not announced.

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Jason Siu
Jason Siu

Jason Siu began his career in automotive journalism in 2003 with Modified Magazine, a property previously held by VerticalScope. As the West Coast Editor, he played a pivotal role while also extending his expertise to Modified Luxury & Exotics and Modified Mustangs. Beyond his editorial work, Jason authored two notable Cartech books. His tenure at AutoGuide.com saw him immersed in the daily news cycle, yet his passion for hands-on evaluation led him to focus on testing and product reviews, offering well-rounded recommendations to AutoGuide readers. Currently, as the Content Director for VerticalScope, Jason spearheads the content strategy for an array of online publications, a role that has him at the helm of ensuring quality and consistency across the board.

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