dual-stage front seat airbags; front seat-mounted side airbags; front seat side curtain airbags; rear seat child safety seat anchors; antilock brakes; and traction control
Safety equipment (optional):
5 years/60,000 miles
Specifications As Tested
Model tested (MSRP):
Mitsubishi Eclipse GT ($23,699)
air conditioning; cruise control; power windows, central locking and outside rearview mirrors; AM/FM/CD/MP3, 6-speaker stereo; 6-way manually adjustable driver's seat with lumbar adjustment; and tilt steering wheel
Options as tested (MSRP):
5-speed Sportronic Automatic ($900)
Gas guzzler tax:
Price as tested (MSRP):
3.8-liter sohc 24v V6
Horsepower (hp @ rpm):
263 @ 5750
Torque (lb.-ft. @ rpm):
260 @ 4500
5-speed Sportronic automatic
EPA fuel economy, city/hwy:
Head/hip/leg room, f:
Head/hip/leg room, m:
Head/hip/leg room, r:
15.7 cu. ft.
independent, MacPherson, coil springs, gas-pressure shocks, stabilizer bar
independent, multi-link, coil springs, gas-pressure shocks, stabilizer bar
disc/disc with ABS and EBD
Unless otherwise indicated, specifications refer to test vehicle.
All prices are manufacturer's suggested retail prices (MSRP) effective as of May 19, 2005.
Prices do not include manufacturer's destination and delivery charges.
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