The AE86 you REALLY get for $22K – up close
This highly collectible 2000 Mitsubishi Lancer EVO 6 TME (Tommi Mäkinen Edition) in red with 88,353 km sold for 3,795,000 Yen FOB, approx. $53,500 complied, plus tyres and on road costs in Australia (calculated at 87 Yen to the dollar).
This is despite some faults including faded paintwork.
View 30+ auction inspection pics and more details for this 2000 Mitsubishi Lancer EVO 6.5 Tommi Mäkinen Edition.
TME’s generally and particularly those in red with the full Tommi Mäkinen Edition decals have become extremely rare over the last couple of years and have doubled in price over the same period.
This one was a good used example requiring paintwork and general attention, not a museum piece.
If one were to come up in better condition it is easy to imagine a price of well over $60,000 being reached.
This 2000 Mitsubishi Lancer EVO 6.5 Tommi Mäkinen Edition was eligible for import under the SEVS import regulations for Australia.
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