Mitsubishi Starion

The Mitsubishi Starion is a three-door, turbocharged four-cylinder rear-wheel drive four-seat sports car that was in production from 1982 to 1990. It was also marketed in North America as the Conquest under the Chrysler, Dodge, and Plymouth names; both the Starion and Conquest came to an end in 1989. Although preceded by earlier turbocharged designs such as the Porsche 930 (1975), Saab 99 (1978) and the Mitsubishi Lancer EX 2000 Turbo (1980), it is considered to be one of the originators of the modern Japanese turbocharged performance automobile genre. The "Starion" name is claimed by Mitsubishi to be a contraction of "Star of Orion", although an urban legend claims that it was intended to be stallion, as a result of an "Engrish" ... from Wikipedia

Manufactured by Mitsubishi Motors

Class & Body style

  • Sports car
  • Coupé

Production period

  • 1982–1990

Videos

Mitsubishi Starion 2600 GSR-VR
Mitsubishi Starion 2600 GSR-VR
Mitsubishi Starion / Honda Accord /Toyota Corola
Mitsubishi Starion / Honda Accord /Toyota Corola
1988 Mitsubishi Starion engine break-in
1988 Mitsubishi Starion engine break-in
Mitsubishi Starion (not evo or Eclipse ) racing built Camaro
Mitsubishi Starion (not evo or Eclipse ) racing built Camaro
Carwrap Stealth Matte Black Mitsubishi Starion
Carwrap Stealth Matte Black Mitsubishi Starion
Starion
Starion

Engine data

  • Mitsubishi Astron engine
  • Mitsubishi Sirius engine

Production and assembly

Production countries:
  • Japan

Predecessor models

Successor models

Tests and reviews from the web

Mitsubishi Starion road test reports | Mitsubishi Starion ...:  Submit your own review of the Mitsubishi Starion, read other driver's opinions or visit the best road test web sites available on the web. ... read more
Used 1987 Mitsubishi Starion Review - 1987 Mitsubishi Starion ...:  A 1987 Mitsubishi Starion review includes analysis from road tests, car exterior, options & features and more. ... First Test: 2012 Toyota Prius v Five ... read more
Used 1986 Mitsubishi Starion Review - 1986 Mitsubishi Starion ...:  A 1986 Mitsubishi Starion review includes analysis from road tests, car exterior, options & features and more. ... First Test: 2011 Kia Forte SX five-door ... read more

Image Gallery

1987 Mitsubishi Starion - Pictures - 1987 Mitsubishi Starion ...
1988 Mitsubishi Starion Picture
1989 Mitsubishi Starion Pictures
IMCDb.org: 1983 Mitsubishi Starion in "Cannonball Run II, 1984"
Mitsubishi Starion
1989 Mitsubishi Starion
Mitsubishi Starion | JDM Blog | JDMCars.
Mitsubishi Starion | JDM Blog | JDMCars.

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