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1998 Eagle Talon
2 Dr ESi Hatchback
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$15,810
2012 Mitsubishi Eclipse
GS
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$7,271
8 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

1998 Eagle Talon
2 Dr ESi Hatchback
No Expert Reviews
2012 Mitsubishi Eclipse
GS
Michael Perkins Preview:

The issues with the Eclipse have always been power and price. The 4-cylinder options have always been underpowered – except when fitted with a turbo – and the V6 options have always bu...

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

1998 Eagle Talon
2 Dr ESi Hatchback
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Reuben 1998 Eagle Talon 2 Dr ESi HatchbackReview:

Great Speedy Car And Even Better If It's Turboed — It looks great and performs great but I wish I had gotten the TSI not the ESi. It gets great gas m...

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

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Ruthe 1998 Eagle Talon 2 Dr ESi HatchbackReview:

Talon Numero Uno — my baaby. its made of decent stuff. i mean.. its kinda a dodge. and i hate dodge.. but basically i...

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

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Daniel 1998 Eagle Talon 2 Dr ESi HatchbackReview:

A Very Fun And Affordable Car — great on gas mileage, didn't have to replace a thing on it, it handled like a dream, definitley turn...

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

2012 Mitsubishi Eclipse
GS
No User Reviews

Specs

1998 Eagle Talon
2 Dr ESi Hatchback
2012 Mitsubishi Eclipse
GS
Powertrain 4-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
20 MPG
--
20 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
30 MPG
--
28 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 16 gal 17.7 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
140 hp @ 6,000 RPM
140 hp @ 6,000 RPM
162 hp @ 6,000 RPM
Torque
130 lb-ft @ 4,800 RPM
130 lb-ft @ 4,800 RPM
162 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
10.3:1
10.3:1
9.5:1
Displacement
2,000 cc
2,000 cc
2,400 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.23 in x 3.68 in
3.23 in x 3.68 in
3.43 in x 3.94 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Optional Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags -- Standard
Curtain Airbags -- Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Side Driver 1 stars --
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Optional --
Leather Seats Optional --
Air Conditioning Optional Standard
CD Player Optional Standard
Cassette Player Optional --
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Optional Standard
Power Door Locks Optional Standard
Driver Power Seats Optional --
Passenger Power Seats Optional Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 4 seats 4 seats
Front Legroom 43.3 in 42.8 in
Back Legroom 28.4 in 29.2 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 16.6 cu ft 15.7 cu ft
Exterior
Length 174.9 in 180.4 in
Width 69.9 in 72.2 in
Height 51 in 53.2 in
Wheelbase 98.8 in 101.4 in

Available Options

1998 Eagle Talon
2 Dr ESi Hatchback
2012 Mitsubishi Eclipse
GS

Exterior Colors

  • Carbon Gray Pearl
  • KALAPANA Black
  • NORTHSTAR White
  • Quicksilver Pearl
  • Rave Red Pearl
  • Sunset Pearlescent

Option Packages

  • Remote Engine Start
  • Sport Aero Kit

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