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2001–2007 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution Performance Intercooler, Part 1: Project Introduction and Design

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Mishimoto Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution 7/8/9 Race Intercooler

The Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution ticks all the necessary boxes to make it a legendary and unforgettable sedan that continues to be competitive on and off the tarmac. Mitsubishi has always had a way of triggering the enthusiast in their consumers, by producing unique vehicles for people who are looking for more than typical transportation. I spent a fair amount of my youth drooling over the body lines of Starquests, the immense power of DSMs, and the absolutely ridiculous 3000GT VR4. … Continue Reading ››

2008–2014 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution Performance Intercooler Part 3: Final Testing and Completion of Development

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Mishimoto Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution X Performance Intercooler

After a successful run of testing with a stock vehicle, we were in the market for a higher-powered Evo to check performance with higher boost pressures and added heat. After scouring the forums and checking with locals we were able to locate this 2010 GSR model with a nice set of modifications!
2010 Evolution GSR high-horsepower test vehicle
2010 Evolution GSR high-horsepower test vehicle
Modifications:
  • Precision 6262 turbocharger
  • Equal-length exhaust manifold
  • External wastegate
  • Aftermarket … Continue Reading ››

2008–2014 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution Performance Intercooler Part 2: Prototype Initial Testing

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Mishimoto Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution X Performance Intercooler

Now that we had a prototype, we would be determining if any initial points of modification could enhance performance. First we looked at the core composition and were very pleased with it. We received a couple different cores with varying fin pitches and bar heights. We would be testing each of these cores to see how the changes affect power output. Check out the images below for a look through the end tank! Continue Reading ››

2008–2014 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution Performance Intercooler Part 1: Product Introduction, Goals and Initial Testing

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Mishimoto Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution X Performance Intercooler

The Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution continues to live up to its reputation as an ideal vehicle for the street, track, and rally course. Years of rally pedigree, a turbocharged inline 4-cylinder, and an AWD system that provides grip on any surface have all solidified its place as an illustrious and desired vehicle. Mishimoto is a fan of the Evolution as can be seen by our large line of Evo products, from the 4-chassis to the 10-chassis, including intercoolers, radiators, silicone coolant … Continue Reading ››

2001–2007 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution Half-Size Radiator, Part 2: Final Testing and Completion

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Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution Half-Size Performance Aluminum Radiator

With our design essentially solidified, and our prototypes ready to be put into action, it was time to perform another test fit and gather data. Lucky for us, one of our new engineers (Steve) happens to daily drive an Evo 9, and we talked him into allowing us to use his car for development. Steve’s Evo is making around 350 hp to the wheels with a few modifications and quite a helping of boost. This should be a great vehicle … Continue Reading ››