A two-door, four-passenger sports car, the 2010 Mitsubishi Eclipse is available as a coupe or convertible. Traction and stability control come standard, along with side-impact airbags. The base engine is a 2.4L four-cylinder good for 162 hp, and it is linked to a five speed manual or four-speed automatic transmission. A larger 3.8L is offered with the GT trim, which produces 265 hp and is equipped with either a six-speed manual or five-speed auto transmission.Read more Read less
The 2010 Eclipse got a few updates in the middle of 2009. For model year 2010, the Eclipse remains pretty much unchanged; its new, more powerful engine, updated fascias and high-intensity discharge lights remain on board.
Sporty with a slew of safety features; fuel efficiency; available as a convertible
For sporty driving on the cheap, the Eclipse has been a go-to car for years in either coupe or spyder form. Standard safety features, a long list of available appointments, and a top fuel economy of 28 miles per gallon on the highway make it a solid choice for sporty commuting.