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What is Better Toyota MR2 or Mitsubishi Eclipse?

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Toyota MR2 Mitsubishi Eclipse

4 reasons to buy Toyota MR2

Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 8 sec. vs 9.40 sec. 1.4 sec.
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 111 g/mile vs 140 g/mile 26% or 29 g/mile
Other specs
Less weight 1030 kg vs 1295 kg 26% or 265 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 5 meters vs 11.60 meters 132% or 6.6 meters

9 reasons to buy Mitsubishi Eclipse

Engine and transmission
More valves per cylinder 16 vs 4 12 more valves per cylinder. The more valves = the better combustion of the fuel.
More engine power

146 bhp vs 140 bhp

106 kw. vs 103 kw.

4% or 6 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 177 nM vs 170 nM 4% or 7 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
More top speed 137 mph vs 131 mph 6 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 28.99 mpg vs 38.19 mpg 32% or 9.2 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 39.01 mpg vs 47.87 mpg 23% or 8.86 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 20 mpg vs 28 mpg 40% or 8 mpg
Weight and capacity
More maximum allowable weight 1750 kg vs 1225 kg 30% or 525 kg
More maximum bearing capacity 455 kg vs 195 kg 57% or 260 kg

Neutral reasons Toyota MR2 vs. Mitsubishi Eclipse

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 6400 RPM vs 6000 RPM 6% or 400 more rpms.
Engine capacity 1794 cm3 vs 1997 cm3 10% or 203 cm3 less
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 5 1 more
Dimensions
Length 3895 mm vs 4385 mm 11% or 490 mm shorter
Width 1695 mm vs 1745 mm 3% or 50 mm narrower
Height 1240 mm vs 1295 mm 4% or 55 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2450 mm vs 2510 mm 2% or 60 mm less
Front tires size 185/55 R15 vs 205/60R15
Rear tires size 215/45 R16 vs 205/60R15
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)