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Mitsubishi returns to European SUV segment with the introduction of the new Eclipse Cross during this year Geneva Motor Show. The car was already unveiled through a set of official images, ahead of its Swiss show debut.

The Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross will compete in the C-SUV segment with a trademark Dynamic Shield concept, which refers to the protective shield shape visually formed by the black central area and highlighted by brightwork on either side of the grill. Distinctive auxiliary lamps are recessed deep in the front fascia adding drama and sophistication to the SUV’s front-on appearance.

The rear design is distinguished its high-mounted, stretched rear lamps which divides the rear window into distinctive upper and lower segments. When illuminated, the tubular LED brake lights and the central LED hi-mount stop light form a single bar of light running across the tail.

Inside, the new SUV’s dashboard is shaped using horizontal lines, with silver metal frames and a black and silver monotone color scheme. With its table-like infotainment display and new Head Up Display, the futuristic cockpit inspires a sense of excitement for the driver. For maximum comfort and flexibility, the rear seat features a 60:40 split with long slide-and-recline adjustment.

Smartphone Link Display Audio supports Apple CarPlay, the smarter, safer way to use your iPhone in the car. The driver can use Siri or the Smartphone Link Display Audio’s touch screen to receive directions optimised for traffic conditions, make and receive calls, access text messages, and listen to music, all in a way that allows them to stay focused on the road.

Eclipse Cross uses an electronically-controlled 4WD system that feeds the optimum amount of torque to the rear wheels depending on the driving situation and the road surface.

Eclipse Cross offers two powertrains. The new 1.5-litre direct-injection turbocharged petrol engine is available with a new CVT transmission with 8-speed Sport Mode manual override, while MMC’s proven 2.2-litre common rail direct-injection turbocharged diesel engine is modified specifically for Eclipse Cross is fitted with a new 8-speed automatic transmission.

The all-new Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross will join Mitsubishi global line-up of 4X4 and SUV vehicles, including the Mitsubishi ASX compact SUV, Outlander and Outlander PHEV mid-size SUVs, and will go sale in Europe in the autumn, followed by the UK (early in 2018), Japan, North America, Australia and other regions.


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Related Specs

  1. 2004 Mitsubishi Eclipse Concept-E

    Engine: Hybrid MIVEC V6 & Electric Motor, Power: 200 kw / 268.2 bhpN/A
  2. 2006 Mitsubishi Eclipse GT

    Engine: Cast Iron V6, Power: 193.9 kw / 260 bhp @ 5750 rpm, Torque: 352.51 nm / 260 ft lbs @ 4500 rpm
  3. 2006 Mitsubishi Eclipse Ralliart Concept

    Engine: 4G63 V6 w/Custom Intake, turbo-back Exhaust, HKS 264 Cams, Power: 298.3 kw / 400 bhpN/A
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    Engine: V8, Power: 315 hp @ 6000 rpm, Torque: 325 lb-ft @ 4250 rpm
  5. 2009 Nissan 370Z

    Engine: VQ37VHR Variable Valve Timing NA V6, Power: 332 bhp @ 7000 rpm, Torque: 270 lb-ft. @ 5200 rpm

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