Compare 2011 Mitsubishi Eclipse vs 2011 BMW 1-Series

2011 Mitsubishi Eclipse
2011 BMW 1-Series
Add Vehicle
Select style
3-Door Coupe Manual GS
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
3-Door Coupe Manual GS 20 28 $18,354 $18,999
3-Door Coupe Automatic GS 20 28 $19,320 $19,999
3-Door Coupe Automatic GS Sport 20 28 $23,356 $24,699
2-Door Spyder Automatic GS Sport 20 28 $26,500 $27,999
3-Door Coupe Automatic GT 17 25 $27,508 $29,089
2-Door Spyder Automatic GT 17 25 $30,853 $32,599
Select style
2-Door Coupe SULEV 128i
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe 128i 18 28 $27,095 $29,450
2-Door Coupe SULEV 128i 18 28 $27,095 $29,450
2-Door Convertible 128i 18 28 $31,740 $34,500
2-Door Convertible SULEV 128i 18 28 $31,740 $34,500
2-Door Coupe 135i 20 28 $33,440 $36,350
2-Door Convertible 135i 19 28 $37,400 $40,650
Pricing
Invoice Price
$18,354
$27,095
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$18,999
$29,450
Monthly Payment Estimate
$317 / month
$491 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
7.2
8.0
TCC’s Bottom Line
Power, style, and attainable luxury are all part of the 2011 1-Series' repertoire, though the appearance and BMW's fourth-gen iDrive may not be everyone's cup of tea.
TCC Likes
TCC Dislikes
Fuel Economy
City
20 mpg 18 mpg
Highway
28 mpg 28 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Sub-Compact Subcompact
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in)
29.2 32.1
Front Head Room (in)
38.5 37.9
Second Hip Room (in)
44.4 - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in)
54.2 54.0
Passenger Volume (ft³)
81.6 86
Second Head Room (in)
34.6 37.1
Second Shoulder Room (in)
51.2 53.4
Front Leg Room (in)
42.8 41.5
Passenger Capacity
4 4
Front Hip Room (in)
53.7 - TBD -
Exterior Dimensions
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
72.2 68.8
Track Width, Front (in)
61.8 58.3
Min Ground Clearance (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Length, Overall (in)
180.4 172.2
Height, Overall (in)
53.2 56.0
Track Width, Rear (in)
61.8 59.6
Wheelbase (in)
101.4 104.7
Liftover Height (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
15.7 10.0
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
11.6 x - TBD - 11.8 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
10.3 x - TBD - 11.8 x - TBD -
Brake Type
Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
17.7 14.0
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
17.1 16.0
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
40 35.1
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
2.64 - TBD -
Tires
Rear Tire Size
P235/45R18 P205/50R17
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Front Tire Size
P235/45R18 P205/50R17
Spare Tire Size
T125/70D16 NA
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA - TBD -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
3272 3208
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material
Steel NA
Front Wheel Size (in)
18 x - TBD - 17 x 7.0
Spare Wheel Size (in)
16 x - TBD - NA
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in)
18 x - TBD - 17 x 7.0
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
- TBD - - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- TBD - 70
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
110 180
Engine
Fuel System
MPI Electronic Fuel Injection
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
162 @ 4000 200 @ 2750
Engine Order Code
4G69 NA
Displacement
2.4L/145 3.0L/183
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
162 @ 6000 230 @ 6500
Engine Type
Gas I4 Gas I6
Mileage
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
23 22
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
28 28
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
20 18
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA 0.84
First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.58 4.32
Clutch Size (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.38 1.65
Trans Type
5 6
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.77 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.36 3.93
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
1.95 2.45
Trans Order Code
5MT NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
4.31 3.23
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.03 1.23
Trans Description Cont.
Manual w/OD Manual
Summary
Vehicle Name
Mitsubishi Eclipse BMW 1 Series
Body Style
3 Door Coupe 2 Door Coupe
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
0.79 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
w/Stabilizer Bar w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
0.87 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link 5-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
w/Stabilzer Bar w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front
MacPherson Strut Double-Pivot
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
8.1 8.5
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score
5 5

Get FREE Dealer Quotes

From dealers near you
Go!

Add a Vehicle to Compare

Select a vehicle below
Continue