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New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

2012 Mitsubishi Eclipse
GS
No Data Available
2020 Honda Civic
EX Coupe FWD
MSRP
$23,500
Invoice
$21,831
Average Price Paid
$22,097
81 listings nationwide

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2012 Mitsubishi Eclipse
GS
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2020 Honda Civic
EX Coupe FWD
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Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2012 Mitsubishi Eclipse
GS
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$7,775
12 listings nationwide

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2020 Honda Civic
EX Coupe FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$24,215

Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

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...

2020 Honda Civic
EX Coupe FWD
Kyree Williams Preview:

For the last several decades, the Honda Civic has maintained a major presence on American roads. The current tenth-generation model arrived for 2016, and it received a facelift in 2019...

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

2012 Mitsubishi Eclipse
GS
No User Reviews
2020 Honda Civic
EX Coupe FWD
writes:
Good A-to-B car, has lots of room for the segment, decent power. Not very exciting, but makes a terrific da...
Family Car Ranked 2020 Hyundai Veloster N FWD worse.
"More space, has 4-doors, softer ride."
Value Ranked 2020 Hyundai Veloster N FWD better.
"A lot of technology and research geared toward better sports performance makes it more valuable. It has an LSD, dynamic exhaust, dynamic suspension, a better sound system, better infotainment, better aerodynamics, bigger brakes, the list goes on. They’re definitely for a sportier drive but I like that because that’s what I was looking for. "

Specs

2012 Mitsubishi Eclipse
GS
2020 Honda Civic
EX Coupe FWD
Powertrain 4-Speed Automatic Continuously Variable Transmission
Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
20 MPG
31 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
28 MPG
40 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 17.7 gal 12.4 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
162 hp @ 6,000 RPM
174 hp @ 6,000 RPM
Torque
162 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
162 lb-ft @ 1,700 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
9.5:1
10.6:1
Displacement
2,400 cc
1,500 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.43 in x 3.94 in
2.87 in x 3.52 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall -- 4 stars
Front Crash Overall -- 4 stars
Front Crash Driver -- 5 stars
Front Crash Passenger -- 4 stars
Side Crash Overall -- 5 stars
Side Barrier Driver -- 5 stars
Side Barrier Passenger -- 4 stars
Side Pole Driver -- 5 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof -- Standard
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Standard --
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Passenger Power Seats Standard --
Interior
Maximum Seating 4 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 42.8 in 42.3 in
Back Legroom 29.2 in 35.9 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 15.7 cu ft 11.9 cu ft
Exterior
Length 180.4 in 177.3 in
Width 72.2 in 70.9 in
Height 53.2 in 54.9 in
Wheelbase 101.4 in 106.3 in

Available Options

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
2020 Honda Civic
EX Coupe FWD

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