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Mitsubishi Lancer MPG

MPG Number of Vehicles
13 miles per gallon 1 vehicles
14 miles per gallon 0 vehicles
15 miles per gallon 0 vehicles
16 miles per gallon 1 vehicles
17 miles per gallon 1 vehicles
18 miles per gallon 0 vehicles
19 miles per gallon 0 vehicles
20 miles per gallon 0 vehicles
21 miles per gallon 0 vehicles
22 miles per gallon 0 vehicles
23 miles per gallon 3 vehicles
24 miles per gallon 4 vehicles
25 miles per gallon 7 vehicles
26 miles per gallon 2 vehicles
27 miles per gallon 3 vehicles
28 miles per gallon 4 vehicles
29 miles per gallon 3 vehicles
30 miles per gallon 0 vehicles
31 miles per gallon 1 vehicles
32 miles per gallon 1 vehicles
33 miles per gallon 1 vehicles
34 miles per gallon 2 vehicles
35 miles per gallon 0 vehicles
36 miles per gallon 1 vehicles
37 miles per gallon 0 vehicles
38 miles per gallon 1 vehicles
Model Year Body/Powertrain MPG  
2009 2009 4dr Sedan 148-hp 2.0L I4 6-sp shiftable CVT FWD 27.79
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With the 148-horsepower 2.0L I4 engine, 6-speed shiftable CVT transmission, and front-wheel drive, the 2009 Mitsubishi Lancer has been averaging 27.79 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2009 Mitsubishi Lancers in this analysis were driven mostly in the city (about 50 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were in heavy traffic (20 percent), in the suburbs (0 percent), and on the highway at an average speed of 70 miles per hour (0 percent).

In addition, the average 2009 Mitsubishi Lancer in this analysis was driven on flat terrain with a light foot and the AC on most or all of the time.
2009 2009 4dr Sedan 168-hp 2.4L I4 5-sp manual FWD 27.33
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2009 2009 4dr Sedan 168-hp 2.4L I4 6-sp shiftable CVT FWD 25.85
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2009 2009 4dr Sedan 152-hp 2.0L I4 5-sp manual FWD 30.52
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2009 2009 4dr Sedan turbocharged 237hp 2.0L I4 6-sp automated manual AWD 23.64
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What Our Members Are Saying about the Real Gas Mileage of the 2009 Mitsubishi Lancer

2009 Mitsubishi Lancer Real Gas Mileage: Pros
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2010 4dr Sedan 168-horsepower 2.4L I4
6-speed shiftable CVT FWD
Uses regular gas and gets about 30 mpg. My Civic SI was getting about the same but used premium. see full Mitsubishi Lancer review
2009 4dr Sedan 168-horsepower 2.4L I4
5-speed manual FWD
Very good millage/power ratio see full Mitsubishi Lancer review
2008 4dr Sedan 152-horsepower 2.0L I4
6-speed shiftable CVT FWD
The car gets average fuel economy in its class, coming in at about 22 mpg city, 30 mpg highway, but it is well above most cars. see full Mitsubishi Lancer review
2009 Mitsubishi Lancer Real Gas Mileage: Cons
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2010 4dr Sedan 168-horsepower 2.4L I4
6-speed shiftable CVT FWD
It's not as great as you'd expect from an econobox. If this is your biggest concern, this is not the car for you. see full Mitsubishi Lancer review
2009 4dr Sedan 168-horsepower 2.4L I4
6-speed shiftable CVT FWD
17 mpg in 2.4 litter my altima that is 2.5 litter i get 23 same driving conditions hmm bigger engin better gas if it always worked out this way i would buy a bmw 335 xdrive see full Mitsubishi Lancer review
2008 4dr Sedan turbocharged 291hp 2.0L I4
5-speed manual AWD
22-24 avarage MPG see full Mitsubishi Lancer review
 

2009 Mitsubishi Lancer Gas Mileage (MPG)

Unlike other fuel economy surveys, TrueDelta's Real-World Gas Mileage Survey includes questions about how and where a car was driven. So you can get an idea of the Mitsubishi Lancer's real-world MPG based on how and where you drive a car.