1995 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution III CE9A

The Lancer Evolution III is a passenger car from Mitsubishi, with all wheel drive, a front located engine and a 4 door sedan/saloon body style. The Lancer Evolution III forms part of Mitsubishi's CE9A range of cars. It's powered courtesy of a turbocharged engine of 2 litre capacity. This powerplant features double overhead camshaft valve gear, 4 cylinder layout, and 4 valves per cylinder. It has an output of 266 bhp (270 PS/198 kW) of power at 6250 rpm, and maximum torque of 309 N·m (228 lb·ft/31.5 kgm) at 3000 rpm. The engine supplies its power through to the wheels via a 5 speed manual gearbox. Claimed weight at the kerb is 1260 kg. Maximum speed quoted is 180 km/h, which is 112 mph.

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Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution III -
Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution III
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Key facts

1995 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution III CE9A information summary

What body style?
4 door sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4310 mm
How heavy?
1260 kg
What size engine?
2 litre, 1997 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
270 PS / 266 bhp / 198 kW @ 6250 rpm
How much torque?
309 Nm / 228 ft.lb / 31.5 kgm @ 3000 rpm
How fast?
180 km/h, 112 mph

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1995 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution III data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2510 mm 98.8 inches
Track/tread (front) 1465 mm 57.7 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1470 mm 57.9 inches
Length 4310 mm 169.7 inches
Width 1695 mm 66.7 inches
Height 1420 mm 55.9 inches
Ground clearance 175 mm 6.9 inches
length:wheelbase ratio 1.72
Kerb weight 1260 kg 2778 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type turbocharged petrol
Engine manufacturer Mitsubishi
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 2 litre
1997 cc
(121.864 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 85 × 88 mm
3.35 × 3.46 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.97
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output 270 PS (266 bhp) (198 kW)
at 6250 rpm
Specific output 133.2 bhp/litre
2.18 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 309 Nm (228 ft·lb) (31.5 kgm)
at 3000 rpm
Specific torque 154.73 Nm/litre
1.87 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 9:1
Fuel system EFi
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1944.4 kPa (282 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 499.25 cc
Aspiration Turbo
Compressor Type TD05H-16G6-7 turbo
Intercooler Y
Catalytic converter
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 180 km/h (112 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 214.05 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
157.43 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
211.11 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.09 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 6.35 kg/kW
10.61 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km
km/litre
UK MPG
US MPG
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout transverse
Drive wheels all wheel drive  
Torque split
Steering
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension I.MS.
Rear suspension I.MultiLi.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 5 speed manual
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio
general
Carfolio.com ID75537
Production total
Model code
Model family CE9A
RAC rating 17.9
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1995 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution III added 2001-02-25.
Last modified 2013-02-28.