After nine generations, the Mitsubishi Lancer has proved the theory of evolution! Ever since the first Evo was launched in 1992, the Japanese firm's performance flagship has become the devastatingly fast saloon we know and love - but a quantum leap is just around the corner.
The Evo has always been a superstar in the high performance car world, and the next incarnation looks set to elevate its already lofty status. On the basis of our test, it will have the ability to make even novice drivers feel like rally champions. An all-wheel-drive system, along with up rated brakes, will ensure the Mitsubishi is a match for the all-new Impreza.