Mitsubishi Lancer 4WD Information

Safety · Fuel Efficiency · MPG

Mitsubishi Lancer 4WD Safety

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has conducted 0 recalls, 1 investigations of reports of a defective product, and recorded 0 safety complaints filed against this vehicle.


Crash Test Results (ratings out of 5):

Year Variation Overall Rating Front Crash Rating
(Driver)
Front Crash
(Passenger)
Side Crash
(Driver side)
Side Crash
(Passenger side)
Rollover
2017 2017 Mitsubishi Lancer 4 DR AWD 4 5 (picture) 4 5 (picture) 3 4
2017 2017 Mitsubishi Lancer 4 DR FWD 4 5 (picture) 4 5 (picture) 3 4
2016 2016 Mitsubishi Lancer 4 DR AWD 4 5 (picture) 4 5 (picture) 3 4
2016 2016 Mitsubishi Lancer 4 DR FWD 4 5 (picture) 4 5 (picture) 3 4

Fuel Efficiency

Mitsubishi has manufactured models of Lancer 4WD for 2 years. They average 26.0 combined miles per gallon, with the latest 2017 Lancer 4WD above average at 26 combined MPG.

Government regulators estimate the fuel cost of the 2017 Lancer 4WD to be $1,500 per year. This estimate is based on 15,000 miles driven, 55% city driving and 45% highway driving, and regular gasoline.

Compared to other vehicles, you spend $250 more over 5 years compared to an average vehicle.

The Lancer 4WD consumes about 13 barrels of petroleum per year, according to the standard estimate of 15,000 miles driven. Most of the world's petroleum comes from countries like Russia, Saudi Arabia, the U.S., and Iraq.

The Lancer 4WD emits 343 grams of CO2 per mile, or roughly 5,145,000 grams per year. To put this into perspective, a normal tree absorbs about 21,000 grams of CO2 per year, so about 245 trees would offset these emissions. The Lancer 4WD does not have start-stop technology.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
2017 Mitsubishi Lancer 4WD 26 30 23
2016 Mitsubishi Lancer 4WD 26 30 23

MPG breakdown by model options

The Mitsubishi Lancer 4WD has 2 different model options on record with the EPA since 2016. For the most accurate MPG estimates, find your exact model below.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
2017 4-dr, Automatic (AV-S6), 4-cyl, 2.4 L 26 30 23
2016 4-dr, Automatic (AV-S6), 4-cyl, 2.4 L 26 30 23