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2012 Mitsubishi Lancer Ralliart

4dr All-wheel Drive Sedan

2012 Subaru Impreza WRX

4dr All-wheel Drive Hatchback

2012 Mitsubishi Lancer
(2012 Mitsubishi Lancer 4dr FWD Sedan shown)
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2012 Subaru Impreza
(2012 Subaru WRX 4dr AWD Hatchback shown)
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MSRP $27,995 $25,595
Destination Charge $795 $750
Invoice Price $26,813 $24,174
Total List Price $28,790 $26,345
Available Engines 237-hp, 2.0-liter I-4 (premium) 265-hp, 2.5-liter H-4 (premium)
Available Transmissions 6-speed auto-shift manual w/OD and auto-manual 5-speed manual w/OD
Fuel Economy City 18 mpg 19 mpg
Fuel Economy Highway 25 mpg 25 mpg
NHTSA Crash Test Data    
Other, Overall Rollover Rating -
Side - Pole, Side - Pole
Side, Rear Seat
Overall, Overall
Side - Pole Barrier combined, Side - Pole Barrier combined (REAR)
Front, Overall Front
Side - Pole Barrier combined, Side - Pole Barrier combined (FRONT)
Front, Driver's
Side, Front Seat
Side - Barrier, Side - Barrier
Front, Passenger's
Side, Overall Side
IIHS Crash Test Data    
Moderate overlap front, Right Leg/Foot Good Good
Side, Driver Torso Good Good
Side, Driver Pelvis/Leg Good Good
Moderate overlap front, Restraints Good Good
Head Restraints and Seats, Seat Head/Restraint Geometry Good Good
Side, Rear Passenger Pelvis/Leg Good Good
Moderate overlap front, Head/Neck Good Good
Side, Driver Head and Neck Good Good
Side, Rear Passenger Head Protection Good Good
Side, Rear Passenger Head and Neck Good Good
Side, Rear Passenger Torso Good Good
Head Restraints and Seats, Overall Rear Good Good
Moderate overlap front, Chest Good Good
Moderate overlap front, Left Leg/Foot Good Good
Head Restraints and Seats, Dynamic Rating Good Good
Moderate overlap front, Overall Front Good Good
Side, Structure/safety cage Acceptable Acceptable
Moderate overlap front, Structure/safety cage Good Good
Other, Roof Strength Good Good
Side, Overall Side Good Good
Side, Driver Head Protection Good Good
Overview 2012 Mitsubishi Lancer Ralliart 2012 Subaru Impreza WRX
Safety Overview driver and passenger front impact airbags, rear center 3 point seatbelt, ABS brakes, immobilizer driver and passenger front impact airbags, rear center 3 point seatbelt, ABS brakes, immobilizer
Drive-Type Overview all wheel drive all wheel drive
Audio Overview Standard:
AM/FM/Satellite, clock, seek-scan, in-dash mounted single CD, MP3 decoder, 6, automatic equalizer, integrated roof antenna, radio steering wheel controls
Standard:
AM/FM/Satellite-capable, seek-scan, in-dash mounted single CD, MP3 decoder, 6, integrated roof antenna, radio steering wheel controls
Available:
AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan, in-dash mounted 6-disc CD changer, MP3 decoder
Available:
AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan, in-dash mounted single CD, MP3 decoder
Available:
AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan, in-dash mounted single CD, MP3 decoder
Available:
7, amplifier, radio steering wheel controls
Available:
9 performance, amplifier, automatic equalizer, radio steering wheel controls
N/A
Interior 2012 Mitsubishi Lancer Ralliart 2012 Subaru Impreza WRX
Air conditioning, front automatic automatic
Air filter Standard Standard
Underseat ducts Standard Standard
Cargo concealed storage N/A Standard
Cargo net N/A Available
Cargo tie downs N/A Standard
Clock in-radio display in-dash
Compass N/A Available
Cruise control Standard Standard
Cup holders front and rear front and rear
Gear shift knob trim Standard:
leather
Standard:
leather
Available:
aluminum
Available:
titanium
N/A Available:
plastic/rubber
N/A Available:
leather/aluminum
12V DC power outlet 2 2
Ashtray Standard N/A
Floor console full full
Floor mats Standard:
carpeted front & rear
Standard:
carpeted front & rear
Available:
rubber front
Available:
rubber front & rear
Front windows power power
Rear windows power power
1-Touch Window Up driver driver
1-Touch Window Down driver driver
Programmable garage door opener N/A Available
Instrumentation digital/analog analog
Driver information center Standard Standard
Tachometer Standard Standard
Trip computer Standard Standard
Water temp gauge Standard Standard
Low fuel warning Standard Standard
Service interval warning Standard Standard
Exterior temperature display Standard Standard
Lighting - glovebox N/A Standard
Lighting - map lights front front
Lighting - dome light fade fade
Lighting - cargo light Standard Standard
Rear window defogger Standard Standard
Rearview mirror auto-dimming day-night Standard:
day-night
N/A Available:
auto-dimming day-night
Mirrors - visor vanity mirrors driver and passenger driver and passenger
Fuel door release mechanical mechanical
Remote trunk release mechanical N/A
Retained accessory power Standard N/A
Seatback storage pockets 1 1
Tilt-Wheel adjustable steering column Standard Standard
Steering wheel material leather/metal-look leather/metal-look
Seats 2012 Mitsubishi Lancer Ralliart 2012 Subaru Impreza WRX
Front seat type bucket sport
Seating capacity 5 passengers 5 passengers
Front seat driver direction controls 6-way 6-way
Front passenger seat direction controls 4-way 4-way
Front armrests center center
Front head restraints adjustable fixed
Heated front seats Available:
driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback
N/A
Rear seats 60-40 bench 60-40 bench
Rear armrest Standard N/A
Rear head restraints 3 - adjustable 3 - adjustable
Seat trim Standard:
premium cloth
cloth
Available:
leather
N/A
Entertainment 2012 Mitsubishi Lancer Ralliart 2012 Subaru Impreza WRX
Radio AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan Standard:
AM/FM/Satellite-capable, seek-scan
N/A Available:
AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan
CD player Standard:
in-dash mounted single
in-dash mounted single
Available:
in-dash mounted 6-disc
N/A
MP3 capability Standard Standard
Auxiliary audio input Standard Standard
Steering wheel audio controls Standard Standard
Voice recognition Standard N/A
Speakers Standard:
6
Standard:
6
Available:
9 performance
Available:
7
Amplifier Available Available
Equalizer automatic N/A
Speed-Sensitive Volume Standard Standard
Navigation system Available N/A
1st row LCD screen Available:
1
N/A
Bluetooth Compatibility Standard Standard
Safety and Security 2012 Mitsubishi Lancer Ralliart 2012 Subaru Impreza WRX
Airbags, frontal driver and front passenger driver and front passenger
Airbags, side impact seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger
Airbags, side curtain curtain 1st and 2nd row curtain 1st and 2nd row
Airbags, knee protection driver N/A
Occupant sensor Standard Standard
Traction control ABS and driveline ABS and driveline
Height adjustable safety belts front front
Seatbelt pretensioners front front
Headlights Standard:
halogen
halogen
Available:
high intensity low/high beam
N/A
Exterior light control Standard:
auto off
auto off
Available:
fully automatic
N/A
Delay off headlamps Available N/A
Headlight washer Available N/A
Daytime running lights Available Standard
LED brakelights N/A Standard
Illuminated entry Standard Standard
Parking assist Available N/A
Remote keyless entry keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors)
Keyless access system Standard N/A
Panic alarm Standard Standard
Door locks power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock
Rear child safety door locks Standard Standard
Content theft-deterrent alarm system Standard Standard
Ignition disable Standard Standard
Low tire pressure warning Standard Standard
Warranty 2012 Mitsubishi Lancer Ralliart 2012 Subaru Impreza WRX
Warranty - Basic (mths/miles) 36/36,000 36/36,000
Warranty - Power Train (mths/miles) 60/60,000 60/60,000
Warranty - Corrosion/Perforation (mths/miles) 84/100,000 60/unlimited
Warranty - Roadside Assistance (mths/miles) 60/unlimited 36/36,000
Exterior 2012 Mitsubishi Lancer Ralliart 2012 Subaru Impreza WRX
Antenna integrated roof integrated roof
Body material galvanized steel/aluminum fully galvanized steel
Paint clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone
Bodyside moldings N/A Available:
body-colored
Grille trim black w/chrome surround with metal-look bar
Fog/driving lights front Available:
front
Door count 4 doors 4 doors
Rear cargo door trunk liftgate
Tinted windows light light
Rear window type fixed fixed
Mirrors dual power remote dual power remote
Sunroof Available:
1st row regular express open/close sliding and tilting glass
N/A
Spoiler Standard:
wing
lip
Available:
lip
N/A
Roof rack N/A Available
Tires P215/45YR18.0 BSW performance P235/45WR17.0 BSW performance
Wheels Standard:
18" machined aluminum
Standard:
17" gray aluminum
Available:
machined aluminum
Available:
gray aluminum
Spare tire and wheel compact steel compact steel
Windshield wipers - front variable intermittent variable intermittent
Windshield wipers - rain sensing Available N/A
Rear window wipers N/A fixed interval
Mud flaps Available N/A
Mechanical 2012 Mitsubishi Lancer Ralliart 2012 Subaru Impreza WRX
Engine 2.0L I-4 2.5L H-4
Engine - valvetrain DOHC DOHC
Turbocharger intercooled turbo intercooled turbo
Brakes 4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc
Antilock braking system (ABS) 4-wheel 4-wheel
Brake assist Standard Standard
Drive type all wheel all wheel
Exhaust stainless steel stainless steel
Steering rack & pinion rack & pinion
Speed sensitive steering N/A Standard
Suspension tuning sport sport
Front suspension type strut strut
Front anti-roll bar Standard Standard
Front shocks gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Front springs coil coil
Rear suspension type multi-link double wishbone
Rear anti-roll bar Standard Standard
Rear shocks gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Rear springs coil coil
Electronic stability system Standard Standard
Tiptronic automatic Standard N/A
Transmission 6-spd auto-shift man w/OD 5-spd man w/OD
Axle ratio 4.06 3.90
Locking/limited slip differential Standard N/A
Remote vehicle starting system Available N/A
Specifications 2012 Mitsubishi Lancer Ralliart 2012 Subaru Impreza WRX
Exterior length 180.0 " 173.8 "
Exterior body width 69.4 " 70.7 "
Exterior height 58.7 " 58.1 "
Engine 2.0L I-4 2.5L H-4
Horsepower 237 @ 6,000 rpm 265 @ 6,000 rpm
Torque 253 @ 2,500 rpm 244 @ 4,000 rpm
SAEJ1349 AUG2004 compliant N/A Standard
Fuel economy - city 18 mpg 19 mpg
Fuel economy - highway 25 mpg 25 mpg
Bore-and-Stroke 3.39 / 3.39 " 3.92 / 3.11 "
Curb weight 3,461 lbs. 3,208 lbs.
Gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR) 4,388 lbs. 4,040 lbs.
Wheelbase 103.7 " 103.3 "
Front track 60.2 " 60.2 "
Rear track 60.2 " 60.6 "
Turning radius 16.4 ' 17.4 '
Drag coefficient N/A .34
Front legroom 42.3 " 43.5 "
Rear legroom 36.1 " 33.5 "
Front headroom Standard:
39.6 "
40.3 "
Available:
38.5 "
N/A
Rear headroom 36.9 " 37.6 "
Front hiproom 53.3 " 53.4 "
Rear hiproom 54.1 " 53.3 "
Front shoulder room 54.7 " 54.8 "
Rear shoulder room 54.3 " 53.2 "
Luggage volume Standard:
10.0 cu.ft.
19.0 cu.ft.
Available:
9.1 cu.ft.
N/A
Luggage volume (max) Standard:
10.0 cu.ft.
44.4 cu.ft.
Available:
9.1 cu.ft.
N/A
Passenger volume Standard:
93 cu.ft.
95 cu.ft.
Available:
92 cu.ft.
N/A
Fuel tank 14.5 gal. 16.9 gal.