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Mitsubishi Racing Lancer

Mitsubishi Racing Lancer
Manufacturer Mitsubishi Motors
Also called MRX09
Production 2008–present
Body and chassis
Class Rally Raid car
Layout Four-wheel drive
Related Mitsubishi Pajero Evolution
Mitsubishi Lancer
Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution
Engine 2,997cc V6 turbodiesel
Transmission Ricardo five-speed sequential, manual[1]
Wheelbase 2,900 mm (114.2 in)
Length 4,475 mm (176.2 in)
Width 1,990 mm (78.3 in)
Height 1,395 mm (54.9 in)
Curb weight 1,900 kg (4,190 lb)
Predecessor Mitsubishi Pajero Evolution MPR13

The Mitsubishi Racing Lancer (code-named MRX09) is a cross-country rally car developed by Mitsubishi Motors for competing in 2009 Dakar rally.[1] "MRX09" stands for Mitsubishi Rally X-Country.[1] The car was built to the FIA's Group T1 rules, and competed in the 2009 Dakar Rally.[1] It has a tubular steel frame with carbon fiber bodywork. Unlike previous Mitsubishi cross-country rally cars, the Racing Lancer's bodywork resembles the Mitsubishi Lancer Sportback instead of the Mitsubishi Pajero.[1][2]


  1. ^ a b c d e "Mitsubishi Introduces new 'Racing Lancer' (MRX09) for the 2009 Dakar", Mitsubishi Motors press release, July 16, 2008
  2. ^ "Mitsubishi Racing Lancer MRX09 for Dakar 2009",, July 16, 2008

External links

  • 2009 Dakar participation with four diesel-turbo Racing Lancers (English)
  • Mitsubishi Motors' Motorsports official blog: 2009 Dakar Rally (Japanese)
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