Mitsubishi Motors UK announced details of the forthcoming Lancer Evolution X FQ-440 MR special edition which is making an historic return to help celebrate the company’s 40th Anniversary in the UK.

The Lancer Evolution X has already achieved legendary status thanks to its past rallying successes and this special edition will help push the boundaries even further with more power than ever before.

The FQ-440 Specification includes:

-Bespoke engine ECU re-map developing 440bhp at 6,800rpm and 412 lb.ft at 3,100rpm
-HKS turbo
-Janspeed exhaust system with a high-flow sports catalytic convertor
-6 Speed Twin Clutch Sports Shift Transmission (SST)
-Janspeed intake & intercooler piping kit
-Janspeed tubular manifold
-Motorsport specification high-flow fuel injectors
-Alcon front braking system – 6 pot mono-block front calipers with floating disc and bell assembly
-Alcon rear caliper with floating disc and bell assembly
-Front suspension lowered by 35mm [1]
-Rear suspension lowered by 30mm [2]
-Eibach coil springs
-Super-All Wheel Control (S-AWC) with full time 4WD system
-Keyless Operation System (KOS) with push button start

The exterior will be customized with forged 18” BBS alloy wheels, Bi-xenon headlights with adaptive front-lighting system (AFS), front fog lamps, PIAA motorsport silicone windscreen wiper blades.

All vehicles will be fitted with a data recorder which is connected through the On-board diagnostic (OBD) system. This will record details such as driving style, performance, vehicle diagnostics, and present location. Details of the data will be available to both CCC and the registered owner of the vehicle. The fitment of, and reporting of data from this device is a condition of the vehicle warranty. A three year subscription to the service is included in the vehicle price.