2016 Mitsubishi Lancer revealed

2016 Mitsubishi Lancer revealed image

Text: Martin Aguilar / Photos: Mitsubishi | posted October 01, 2015 12:54

The Mitsubhishi Lancer gets a facelift

Mitsubishi has revealed the facelifted 2016 Lancer in the United States prior to the arrival of the sedan's next-gen model.

The facelifted Lancer gets a revamped grill and LED daytime running lights. Two new color options are available – Diamond White Pearl and Alloy Silver. The vehicle is finished off with restyled 16- or 18-inch wheels.

Interior of the 2016 Mitsubishi Lancer

Inside, the 2016 Lancer has a redesigned center console, updated upholstery as well as a USB port and a new navigation system.

Rear of the 2016 Mitsubishi Lancer

In terms of power, the 2016 Lancer features carry-over engines. In this regard, the 150 PS 2.0-liter and 170 PS 2.4-liter MIVEC engines remain. Both engines are mated with Mitsubishi's new continuously-variable transmission (CVT) transmission that promises to “improve fuel efficiency and performance.”