Sport compact coupe produced Mitsubishi Eclipse a subsidiary of Chrysler Corporation Diamond Star Motors plant in Normal (Illinois). Mitsubishi Eclipse debut took place in January 1989, the car was presented as a 1990 model.
2017 Mitsubishi Eclipse release date
The manufacturer once again refuses to call the release date of the model, although according to rumors we could see a test mule of the model on the roads in the middle of 2017. At the exhibition the model should appear at the same time.
Release date: mid 2017
2017 Mitsubishi Eclipse twin brothers
At the same time was launched on the similar Plymouth Lazer, and a little later in the same year – their twin Eagle Talon. Structurally they consisted of a single car, with minor exterior differences. Mitsubishi Eclipse also had a great resemblance to the Dodge Stealth, despite the fact that he was built on a different platform.
2017 Mitsubishi Eclipse exterior facelift
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Over the years of production 2017 Mitsubishi Eclipse has undergone various facelift: in 1992, pop-up headlights were replaced with fixed, the shape of body panels, taillights, and aerodynamic elements.
2017 Mitsubishi Eclipse specs
In the basis of design, 2017 Mitsubishi Eclipse is a proprietary platform of Chrysler. The vehicle is a 2-door 4-seater coupe. The standard Luggage compartment volume of 290 l, with the maximum pivoted forward the rear seat – 730 l Curb weight Mitsubishi Eclipse 2017 1637 kg Minimum ground clearance – 160 mm.
2017 Mitsubishi Eclipse dimensions
- Length, mm 4582
- Width, mm 1834
- Height, mm 1359
- Wheelbase, mm 2576
- Curb weight, kg 1637
2017 Mitsubishi Eclipse interior
Interior equipment includes multimedia system, CD player, navigation. Also expected for the traditional Chrysler safety system: vehicle stability, ABS, the monitoring system being in a band and collision detection. In addition, standard equipment includes Brake Assist. Front ventilated disc brakes, rear – disc. Standard tire size 185/65 R15.
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2017 Mitsubishi Eclipse engine specs
The engine is located transversely at the front. Offered three 4-cylinder petrol engines, all of them again from Mitsubishi: base Iine 4-volume 1,8 l (92 HP, 102 Nm), two-litre double overhead camshaft (135 HP, 125 Nm) and the top version of the RS uses a turbo 195 HP engine Iine 4 with a maximum torque of 271 Nm.
Maximum speed 2017 Mitsubishi Eclipse base engine is 205 km/h and fuel consumption in urban cycle – 10 liters (on the highway – 6 liters per 100 km). The RS version can accelerate to 230 km/h (electronically limited), having fuel consumption in the city is 13 litres and 8 litres on the highway.
2017 Mitsubishi Eclipse transmission and drive
The engines are aggregated with a standard 5-speed manual or 4-speed automatic transmissions. It should be noted that KP has also been produced by Mitsubishi.
The drive base model front, however, with customers able to order a full surcharge. In the suspension front and rear wheel used helical springs. Type steering gear-rack with power.
2017 Mitsubishi Eclipse pictures and spy shots