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1998 Mitsubishi Eclipse 3-Door Coupe Automatic RS Specs

3-Door Coupe Automatic RS
MSRP based on 3-Door Coupe RS Automatic
 

Quick Specs

Gas Mileage 21 mpg City/30 mpg Hwy
Engine Gas I4, 2.0L
EPA Class Sub-Compact
Style Name 3dr Cpe RS Auto
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity 4
Passenger Doors 2
Body Style 2dr Car
Transmission 4-speed automatic transmission w/OD

Dimensions

Vehicle
EPA Classification Sub-Compact
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2817
Interior Dimensions
Front Head Room (in) 37.9
Second Leg Room (in) 28.4
Passenger Capacity 4
Front Hip Room (in) 55.1
Front Leg Room (in) 43.3
Second Shoulder Room (in) 51.2
Passenger Volume (ft³) 79.1
Second Head Room (in) 34.3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.1
Second Hip Room (in) 47.2
Exterior Dimensions
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 68.3
Liftover Height (in) 37.6
Wheelbase (in) 98.8
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.3
Height, Overall (in) 49.8
Length, Overall (in) 172.4
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.0
Track Width, Front (in) 59.4
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³) 16.6
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³) 34.0

Fuel Economy

Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 15.9
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 21
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 30

Performance Specs

Engine
Displacement 2.0L/122
Engine Order Code NA
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 130 @ 4800
Fuel System SFI
Engine Type Gas I4
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 140 @ 6000
Transmission
Trans Type 4
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.000
Clutch Size (in) NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.842
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Trans Description Cont. Automatic
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.689
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.910
Trans Order Code NA
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.573
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.214
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Brakes
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 9.0 x - TBD -
Brake Type Power
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA
Brake ABS System NA
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.0 x 0.9
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.40
Steering Type Power Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 38.1
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 14.58
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 40.0
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code NA
Front Tire Order Code NA
Spare Tire Size T125/70D15
Front Tire Size P195/70HR14
Rear Tire Order Code NA
Rear Tire Size P195/70HR14
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 4
Front Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5.5
Spare Wheel Material - TBD -
Front Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5.5
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Suspension
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA
Suspension Type - Front Ind. Multi-link
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear Ind. Multi-link
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.63
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -

Safety Features

Safety
Air Bag-Frontal-Driver Yes
Air Bag-Frontal-Passenger Yes
Air Bag-Passenger Switch (On/Off) No
Air Bag-Side Body-Front No
Air Bag-Side Body-Rear No
Air Bag-Side Head-Front No
Air Bag-Side Head-Rear No
Brakes-ABS No
Child Safety Rear Door Locks No
Daytime Running Lights No
Traction Control No
Night Vision No
Rollover Protection Bars No
Fog Lamps No
Parking Aid No
Tire Pressure Monitor No
Back-Up Camera No
Stability Control No
Other Features Driver & front passenger air bags
Side-door impact beams

Warranty

Warranty
Basic Miles/km 36,000
Basic Years 3
Corrosion Miles/km 100,000
Corrosion Years 7
Drivetrain Miles/km 60,000
Drivetrain Years 5

Other Specs

Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.4
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 525
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 90
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD -