The Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution VIII FQ-400 M is a performance variant of the Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution VIII sports sedan, and was only sold in the UK.
The Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution, also known as 'Evo', is a sports sedan based on the Lancer that was manufactured by Japanese manufacturer Mitsubishi Motors from 1992 until 2016. There have been ten official versions to date, and the designation of each model is most commonly a Roman numeral. All use two litre turbocharged inline four-cylinder engines and all-wheel drive systems.
The FQ-400, sold through Ralliart UK, produced 411 PS (302 kW; 405 hp) @ 6400 rpm and maximum torque of 481 N⋅m (355 lb⋅ft) @ 5500 rpm, from its 1,997 cc (2.0 L; 121.9 cu in) 4G63 Inline-four engine, the result of special modifications by United Kingdom tuning firms Rampage Tuning, Owen Developments, and Flow Race Engines. At 202.9 hp (151.3 kW) per litre, it has one of the highest specific outputs per litre of any roadcar engine.