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2011 Mitsubishi Lancer

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  2011 Mitsubishi Lancer 5dr HB TC-SST Ralliart AWD Angular Front Exterior View 2011 Honda Civic Sedan 4-door Auto EX-L Angular Front Exterior View
Invoice $14,648 $14,571
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Bottom Line From true economy car to sophisticated junior sport sedan or sporty hatchback, the 2011 Mitsubishi Lancer has it covered—albeit with a few flaws. Read Full Review The 2011 Honda Civic is still a standout for its perky driving feel and responsiveness, but in most other respects it's no longer so impressive. Read Full Review
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  • Crisp, responsive handling
  • Comfortable seating
  • GTS could be mistaken for an Evo
  • Versatile new Sportback (hatchback)
  • Nice manual transmission


  • Road and engine noise
  • Hard cabin plastics
  • Unremarkable fuel economy ratings


  • Peppy engines
  • Excellent manual gearbox
  • Well-isolated interior
  • Fuel efficiency
  • Natural-gas, Hybrid, and performance (Si) variants


  • Tight headroom, especially in back
  • Backseat tough to enter/exit
  • Ride can be choppy
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