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Selected Style 2-Door Coupe L AWD w/BC Equip
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe AWD w/BC Equip L 17 24 $27,795 $30,625
2-Door Coupe AWD w/HN Equip LSi 17 24 $32,540 $36,245
3-Door Coupe Base Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
3-Door Coupe Manual RS 22 33 $13,156 $15,140
3-Door Coupe Automatic RS 21 31 $13,768 $15,830
3-Door Coupe Manual GS 22 33 $15,255 $17,550
3-Door Coupe Automatic GS 21 31 $15,866 $18,240
3-Door Coupe Turbo Manual GS-T 21 31 $18,424 $21,190
3-Door Coupe Turbo Manual AWD GSX 21 28 $19,963 $23,220
3-Door Coupe Turbo Automatic GS-T 21 27 $19,154 $22,020
3-Door Coupe Turbo Automatic AWD GSX 19 25 $20,694 $24,070
3-Door Coupe Manual Base 22 33 $12,440 $13,830
3-Door Coupe Automatic Base 21 31 $13,051 $14,510
2-Door Convertible Spyder Manual GS 22 30 $17,340 $19,940
2-Door Convertible Spyder Automatic GS 21 28 $17,957 $20,650
2-Door Convertible Spyder Turbo Manual GS-T 21 31 $22,422 $25,780
2-Door Convertible Spyder Turbo Automatic GS-T 21 26 $23,160 $26,630
Pricing
Invoice Price
$27,795
$12,440
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$30,625
$13,830
Monthly Payment Estimate
$510 / month
$231 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 17 mpg 22 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 24 mpg 33 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Sub Compact Sub-Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Shoulder Room (in) 54.5 51.2
Front Leg Room (in) 43.5 43.3
Front Hip Room (in) 51.4 55.1
Second Leg Room (in) 28.5 28.4
Passenger Volume (ft³) 85 79.1
Front Head Room (in) 38.0 37.9
Second Hip Room (in) 50.9 47.2
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.1 53.1
Second Head Room (in) 35.0 34.3
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in) 48.4 50.2
Track Width, Rear (in) 58.3 59.3
Wheelbase (in) 102.8 98.8
Liftover Height (in) 21.5 - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 69.7 68.3
Track Width, Front (in) 59.1 59.4
Min Ground Clearance (in) 7.5 5.4
Length, Overall (in) 182.1 172.2
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 8.2 -
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³) - 16.6
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³) - - TBD -
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.3 x 0.39 NA
Brake Type Power Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA 9 x - TBD -
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.8 x 0.94 10 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Brake ABS System 4 Channel NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18.5 16.9
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.4 38.1
Steering Type Power Rack & Pinion Power Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) NA 2.4
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) NA - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall NA 14.58
Tires
Spare Tire Size NA T125/70D15
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size 215/55R16 185/70R14
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size 215/55R16 185/70R14
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) 3525 2767
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Alloy Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.5 14 x 5.5
Front Wheel Material Alloy Steel
Spare Wheel Material NA - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.5 14 x 5.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) NA 15 x - TBD -
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) NA 7.4
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) NA 90
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) NA - TBD -
Engine
Fuel System SFI SFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 228 @ 4400 130 @ 4800
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 3.3L/202.5 2.0L/122
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 230 @ 5400 140 @ 6000
Engine Type Gas Flat 6 Cyl Gas I4
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 24 33
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 17 22
Transmission
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.69 1.029
Trans Description Cont. Automatic Manual
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.78 3.538
Clutch Size (in) NA - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.360
Trans Type 4 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.810
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA -
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic NA
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.27 3.416
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.54 2.125
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) NA 3.944
Summary
Body Style 2 Door Coupe 3 Door Coupe
Vehicle Name Subaru SVX Mitsubishi Eclipse
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Parallel Links w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) NA - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Strut-Type Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Lower L-Arms w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) NA - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) NA .63
Suspension Type - Rear Strut-Type Independent
 
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