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2012 Mitsubishi Lancer Sportback

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Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 8.0
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 8.0 x - TBD -
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.3 x - TBD -
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.9 x - TBD -
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Brake Type Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 10.3 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Drum - Rear (Yes or )

Cargo Area Dimensions

Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³) 46.6
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³) 13.8

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD -


Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 120


Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 6.9
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score 6


Engine Order Code 4B11
Engine Type Gas I4
Displacement 2.0L/122
Fuel System Electronic Fuel Injection
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 148 @ 6000
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 145 @ 4200

Exterior Dimensions

Track Width, Rear (in) 60.2
Length, Overall (in) 180.4
Wheelbase (in) 103.7
Liftover Height (in) - TBD -
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.5
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 69.4
Height, Overall (in) 59.3
Track Width, Front (in) 60.2

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 14.5

Interior Dimensions

Front Head Room (in) 38.5
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Volume (ft³) 93.1
Passenger Volume (ft³) 94.5
Second Hip Room (in) 54.1
Second Shoulder Room (in) 54.3
Second Leg Room (in) 35.9
Second Head Room (in) 36.8
Front Hip Room (in) 53.3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.7
Front Leg Room (in) 42.3
Front Head Room (in) 39.6


EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 24
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 27
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 32


Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 32.8
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 14.9
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.09
Steering Type Electric Pwr Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -


Vehicle Name Mitsubishi Lancer Sportback
Body Style 5 Door Hatchback


Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.71
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.79
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -


Rear Tire Size P205/60R16
Front Tire Size P205/60R16
Spare Tire Order Code
Rear Tire Order Code
Front Tire Order Code
Spare Tire Size T145/70D16


Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)


Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 1.75
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.35 - 0.52
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Continuously variable ratio
Trans Type 1
Trans Order Code
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 5.41
Clutch Size (in)


EPA Classification Compact
Number of Passenger Doors 4

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3021


Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Front Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x - TBD -
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Steel