Mitsubishi will show its Prototype X concept car at the Detroit Motor Show, which hints at a next-generation high-performance four-wheel-drive sport sedan.
Prototype X to become new Lancer Evo
The Prototype-X concept car is to become the new Lancer Evolution, which due to be launched later in 2007.
This concept shares its design cues with the new Lancer but was developed to project a visibly higher performance image. T
The concept model is fitted with Mitsubishi's Super All-Wheel Control vehicle dynamics system that, according to Mitsubishi, delivers the ultimate in four-wheel drive traction and handling control.
Although there are no details yet about the car's performance and power abilities, Mitsubishi gets a new turbocharged engine with an aluminium cylinder block and a high performance 6-speed manual transmission.