Printer Friendly

2006 Mitsubishi Eclipse.

It's been said that the Eclipse's voluptuous haunches, aggressively styled front end, and trick interior combine to create the best update to Mitsu's Eclipse in many years. And I agree--you can take the nightclub with you in this chic, metro-inspired sportster. The Sun and Sound audio package includes a power sunroof and a kicking 650-watt Rockford Fosgate stereo. An ice-blue LED center console helps to make your night experience even better. Whether in a quick-shifting five-speed overdrive manual transmission (six-speed with the GT) or the Sportronic automatic, this Eclipse will rip the curve right out of the road. The GS comes with a 2.4-liter, single-overheadcam, four-cylinder engine, while the GT comes with a 263-horsepower, 3.8-1iter V-6; the Eclipse SE adds Premium Sport and Accessory packages. Gas mileage is good for this level of sportiness. The ride is firm but not hard. Safety features include front and side air bags as well as antilock fourwheel disc brakes. For drivers whose club nights have evolved to afternoon play dates, the rear seats have upper and lower restraint anchors for young children.
COPYRIGHT 2006 Liberation Publications, Inc.
No portion of this article can be reproduced without the express written permission from the copyright holder.
Copyright 2006, Gale Group. All rights reserved. Gale Group is a Thomson Corporation Company.

Article Details
Printer friendly Cite/link Email Feedback
Title Annotation:TOYS
Author:Weil, Daniel
Publication:The Advocate (The national gay & lesbian newsmagazine)
Article Type:Product/service evaluation
Geographic Code:9JAPA
Date:Feb 28, 2006
Words:181
Previous Article:Inspect your gadget: tunes, coffee, watches, shvitzing ... there's no pleasure that technology can't improve.
Next Article:Closet follies.
Topics:


Related Articles
Mitsubishi Motors to Display MITSUBISHI Concept-EZ MIEV Concept and New Colt CZC Coupe-cabriolet Models at 2006 Geneva Motor Show.
Mitsubishi Motors Announces Results for Third Quarter Fiscal 2005.
Rail driver.
Mitsubishi Motors Announces Production, Sales and Exports for April 2006.
Mitsubishi Motors Announces Results for First Quarter Fiscal 2006; Operating Loss Cut in Half from Previous Period Last Year.
World Premier for Next Generation Pajero at Paris Motor Show.
Daniel Sims: designing Mitsubishis; When he started at Chrysler, he was assigned to work on Mitsubishi-based products. So eventually, he just joined...
Mitsubishi Motors Lineup at 2007 North American International Auto Show.
Mitsubishi Motors to Unveil European Market Outlander On-road SUV at 2007 Geneva Motor Show.
Mitsubishi Motors Announces 3Q FY2006 Financial Results.

Terms of use | Privacy policy | Copyright © 2019 Farlex, Inc. | Feedback | For webmasters