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2012 Mitsubishi Eclipse Spyder

2011 Mitsubishi Eclipse Spyder

At a Glance

Pricing $27,999 - $32,828
Drive Types FWD
Engines 2.4l I4, 3.8l V6
Transmissions A4, A5
Fuel Economy 16-20 (city), 24-27 (highway)

Our Ratings

Velocity Index 58

Overview Information

Mitsubishi has offered a convertible version of the Eclipse since the nineties. The latest model has seating for four, but the rear seat is more of a bench. The power-operated convertible soft top is fully lined for reduced noise and improved insulation. Two models are offered: the GS which is powered by a 162-bhp 4-cylinder and the GT which is powered by Mitsubishi's 265-bhp 3.8L V6. The 2012 model year is the last for the Eclipse.

Official Word:

Possessing eye-catching styling whether its top is up or down, a vast selection of high-end luxury-oriented features and accessories included at no additional cost to the consumer and offering a driving experience on a par with infinitely more expensive, open-top grand touring machines, the sub-$30,000 introductory MSRP 2011 Mitsubishi Eclipse Spyder is a mid-size convertible sports car that leaves its rivals in its well-healed dust. Available in two trim lines - a remarkably refined and well-equipped...Read.

Model/Trim/Package Engine MPG VjI Base Price
Eclipse Spyder GS 2.4l I4 (162-bhp) A4 FWD 20/27/23 40 $27,999
Eclipse Spyder GT 3.8l V6 (265-bhp) A5 FWD 16/24/20 58 $32,828