2017 Mitsubishi Lancer: The 2017 Mitsubishi Lancer is a compact sedan that competes with the Nissan Sentra, Subaru Impreza, and Volkswagen Jetta. It sees minor changes for this year.The Lancer offers two engines: A 2.0-liter four-cylinder that makes 148 horsepower or a 2.4-liter four-cylinder that makes 168 horsepower. Available transmissions include a five-speed manual or continuously-variable automatic transmission. The Lancer is offered with front- or all-wheel drive. The 2.0-liter engine has EPA-estimated fuel economy of 24 mpg city/33 mpg highway (27/34 with CVT) and the 2.4-liter with AWD is listed at 23/30.Available features include heated front seats, automatic climate control, satellite radio, premium audio, and Bluetooth.Available safety features include anti-lock brakes, traction control, stability control, rear-view camera, and dual-front, front-side, side-curtain and driver-knee airbags.The 2017 Mitsubishi Lancer has a base price of $17,795, not including dealer or destination fees.