2016 Mitsubishi Eclipse is actually a sport compact car from the famous Japanese automobile company, Mitsubishi. In the year 1989, this model first appeared mostly in markets of countries like US, Brazil and Asian parts. It had become truly an iconic sports vehicle as its four generations existed. But due to dwindling sales along with global crisis, the company had to shut down this model. After many years of assessment, the company will launch Eclipse again, but better refreshed than ever and this time by offering two MIVEC engines and an attractive look. Alot is being expected from this car.
2016 Mitsubishi Eclipse Exterior and Interior
2016 Mitsubishi Eclipse will bring a sporty coupe version. Its design maybe based on Mitsubishi’s PS platform. Rumors suggest that enhanced model sales will lead to removing convertible model after some years. Designers will try making vehicle body weight less, thereby reducing fuel consumption, which makes this version more competitive. Aluminium with certain fibers gets used up in producing all around a body structure, which is a lot lighter metal yet provides a solid structure as well as strength.
From its muscular body design, you can figure that it’s a sport coupe. Sporty aggressive can surely attract many customers. Its trademark loader keeps five points just like characteristic roofline which goes down towards little rounded spoiler on the trunk. On both sides of rear exhaust pipes are visible. Advanced LED headlights as well as taillights are installed for improved visibility. Cool alloy wheels are present. Very streamlined body enhances aerodynamic factor also. Various color ranges are present.
Cabin space of 2016 Mitsubishi Eclipse gets a super cool modern day upgradation. Premium quality materials are used inside, including high grade leathers on the seats along with classy upholstery. Its seats get closer to the vehicle floor, which actually enhances driving feeling when cruising at high speed. Every tech and gizmos, styling, etc. are very perfect,and this doesn’t cause any distractions. About two or three fully grown adults can be accommodated inside.
Being a sporty compact vehicle, not much fancy stuffs like hi-tech gizmos, technologies are provided inside. Just some crucial features which has to be inside which are namely- excellent navigation system, upgraded infotainment system, branded sound system having nice speakers, centre console having touch screen display gets placed on dashboard. In addition to that, Bluetooth connectivity, hands free calling technology, power steering wheel, instrument panel in and around the driver, air conditioning system, rear view parking assistance are also availed.
2016 Mitsubishi Eclipse Engine Specs
Under the hood of 2016 Mitsubishi Eclipse, you can find two engine variants. One will be a 2.4 L MVEC 4 barrel motor producing 162 HP and 165 lb-ft torque and the other can be a 3.8 liter V6 engine generating 265 HP and 262 lb-ft torque. Both these have an average mileage rate of 18 mpg on the streets, whereas on highways its 26 mpg. These engines are needto be mated with either 6 speed auto or 5 speed manual transmission systems.
2016 Mitsubishi Eclipse Price and Release Date
2016 Mitsubishi Eclipse will have an estimated price range in-between $22,000 – $30,000. By start of 2016, it can be seen in auto markets.