The all-new Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross will be available to UK customers from £21,275 when it goes on sale in January 2018. At launch there will be three trim grades (2, 3 and 4) and all versions will be powered by a newly-developed 1.5-litre turbocharged petrol engine offering 163hp and 250Nm of torque. It will be paired with a six-speed manual or advanced new Step CVT transmission with Sport mode, manual override and paddle shifters, depending on the model.
The Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross will also be available with two- or four-wheel drive, the latter offering a choice of three advanced drive modes – Auto, Snow and Gravel.
The level of kit on the starter 2 version is generous, with features such as a touch-pad controller, Smartphone display audio that is compatible with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, rear view camera, DAB radio with six speakers, cruise control, climate control air conditioning, LED DRLs, Bluetooth, 16-inch alloy wheels, privacy glass and heated door mirrors
Safety is a key issue on the Eclipse Cross as all versions will have lane departure warning, forward collision mitigation, ABS, active stability control, hill start assist, brake assist, seven airbags, dusk and rain sensors and automatic headlight dipping.
Order books for the Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross open in October with first UK deliveries expected early in Q1/18.