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Here's how the 2008 Volkswagen GTI and the 2008 Mitsubishi Lancer measure up.
2dr HB Man
$22,800
Starting MSRP
4dr Sdn Man DE
$13,990
Starting MSRP

Overview

Door
2-door 4-door -
Seats
5 5 -
Engine

200.0-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

152.0-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

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Combined MPG
0 0 -
Size
165.8" length, 58.4" height 177.0" length, 58.3" height -
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive -

Exterior color

Exterior color

-

Interior color

Interior color

White

Medium Mocha

Oxford White / Lt Graphite

Saddle

-

Transmissions

Transmissions

M/T

6-Speed M/T

M/T

5-Speed M/T

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Vehicle

EPA Classification
Compact Compact -

Wheels

Spare Wheel Size
N/A Compact in -
Front Wheel Size
17 x 7 in 16 x -TBD- in -
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Steel -
Spare Wheel Material
Steel N/A -
Rear Wheel Size
17 x 7 in 16 x -TBD- in -
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Steel -

Electrical

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

Engine

Displacement
2.0L/121 2.0L/122 -
Engine Type
Gas Turbocharged I4 Gas I4 -
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
200 @ 5100-6000 152 @ 6000 -
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
207 @ 1800-5000 146 @ 4250 -

Mileage

EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined
N/A N/A -
Fuel Economy Est-Combined
N/A N/A -
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy
N/A N/A -
Cruising Range - City
304.50 mi 321.30 mi -
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
29 MPG 29 MPG -
EPA MPG Equivalent - City
N/A N/A -
Cruising Range - Hwy
420.50 mi 443.70 mi -
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
21 MPG 21 MPG -

Suspension

Suspension Type - Rear
Independent Multi-Link -
Suspension Type - Front
Independent MacPherson Strut -
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
4-link - -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
MacPherson Strut - -

Brakes

Brake Type
Pwr Pwr -
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes -
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
12.28 x 0.98 in 10.9 x -TBD- in -
Brake ABS System (Second Line)
N/A N/A -
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
- Yes -
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel - -
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
11.26 x 0.47 in - -
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes - -

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
14.5 gal 15.3 gal -
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
N/A N/A -

Steering

Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
3.01 3.16 -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall
N/A N/A -
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
15.6 15.2 -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
35.8 ft 32.8 ft -

Tires

Rear Tire Size
225/45HR17 N/A -
Front Tire Size
225/45HR17 N/A -
Spare Tire Size
Compact N/A -

Trailering

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
- N/A -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
- N/A -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
- N/A -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
- N/A -

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight
3100 lbs 2922 lbs -

Dimensions

Track Width, Rear
59.7 in 60.2 in -
Front Leg Room
41.2 in 42.2 in -
Second Leg Room
35.3 in 36.1 in -
Second Head Room
38.5 in 36.9 in -
Front Head Room
39.3 in 39.6 in -
Second Shoulder Room
54.6 in 54.3 in -
Passenger Capacity
5 5 -
Wheelbase
101.5 in 103.7 in -
Trunk Volume
N/A 11.6 ft³ -
Front Hip Room
N/A 53.3 in -
Min Ground Clearance
5.6 in 5.8 in -
Second Hip Room
N/A 54.1 in -
Passenger Volume
94.2 ft³ 94.8 ft³ -
Length, Overall
165.8 in 180.0 in -
Height, Overall
58.4 in 58.7 in -
Track Width, Front
60.4 in 60.2 in -
Front Shoulder Room
54.7 in 54.7 in -
Liftover Height
N/A N/A -
Width, Max w/o mirrors
69.3 in 69.4 in -
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down
N/A - -
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up
14.7 ft³ - -

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