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Selected Style 2-Door Coupe Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe Manual 22 27 $21,081 $23,600
2-Door Coupe Automatic 21 26 $21,973 $24,600
2-Door Coupe Manual SH 22 27 $23,311 $26,100
3-Door Coupe RS Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
3-Door Coupe Manual RS 22 30 $16,775 $17,987
3-Door Coupe Automatic RS 20 27 $17,522 $18,787
3-Door Coupe Manual GS 22 30 $17,525 $18,797
3-Door Coupe Sportronic GS 20 27 $18,458 $19,797
3-Door Coupe Manual GT 20 28 $19,535 $20,947
3-Door Coupe Sportronic GT 20 28 $20,467 $21,947
3-Door Coupe Manual w/Premium Pkg GT 20 28 $19,535 $20,947
3-Door Coupe Sportronic w/Premium Pkg GT 20 28 $20,467 $21,947
2-Door Convertible Spyder Manual GS 22 30 $21,819 $23,407
2-Door Convertible Sypder Sportronic GS 20 27 $22,747 $24,407
2-Door Convertible Spyder Manual GT 20 27 $23,690 $25,407
2-Door Convertible Spyder Sportronic GT 19 26 $24,617 $26,407
Pricing
Invoice Price
$21,081
$16,775
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$23,600
$17,987
Monthly Payment Estimate
$393 / month
$300 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 22 mpg 22 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 27 mpg 30 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Sub-Compact Sub-Compact
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in) 52.1 51.9
Second Leg Room (in) 28.1 30.2
Passenger Volume (ft³) 78.4 79.3
Front Head Room (in) 37.9 37.9
Second Hip Room (in) 41.0 44.7
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.8 52.5
Second Head Room (in) 35.3 34.9
Passenger Capacity 4 4
Second Shoulder Room (in) 50.0 52.0
Front Leg Room (in) 43.0 42.3
Exterior Dimensions
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - NA
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 69.0 68.9
Track Width, Front (in) 60.0 59.4
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.7 5.8
Length, Overall (in) 178.0 175.4
Height, Overall (in) 51.8 51.6
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.6 59.4
Wheelbase (in) 101.8 100.8
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 8.7 -
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³) - NA
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³) - NA
Brakes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA 9.0 x - TBD -
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.10 x 0.90 10.1 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.23 x 0.39 NA
Brake Type Power Pwr
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 15.9 16.4
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.887 3.15
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - 38.1
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 15.752 17.0
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 36.1 35.4
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Tires
Rear Tire Size P205/50VR16 P195/65HR15
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P205/50VR16 P195/65HR15
Spare Tire Size Compact Compact
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2954 2822
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Alloy Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 15 x 6
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - Compact
Rear Wheel Material Alloy Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 15 x 6
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.3 NA
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - 525
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 100 90
Engine
Displacement 2.2L/132 2.4L
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 200 @ 7000 147 @ 5500
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System PGM-FI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 156 @ 5250 158 @ 4000
Engine Order Code NA NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 27 30
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 22 22
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.344 1.38
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.812 0.77
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.000 3.36
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.956 1.95
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.266 3.72
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.034 1.03
Trans Description Cont. Manual Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.285 3.58
Summary
Vehicle Name Honda Prelude Mitsubishi Eclipse
Body Style 2 Door Coupe 3 Door Coupe
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - NA
Suspension Type - Front Independent MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.91 NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - NA
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.00 0.67
Suspension Type - Rear Independent Ind. Multi-link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
 
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