2022 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross
The Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross skipped a year and went straight into 2022. Even with its late release, the 2022 Eclipse Cross was quick to earn a 5-Star Safety Rating from NHTSA and 2021 AutoPacific VSA Award. Now with 2022 model years officially being released throughout the lineup, it’s time to check out the specs.
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The 2022 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross is made up of six trims. Each one can come with two-wheel drive of the special all-wheel drive system by Mitsubishi Motors, Super All-wheel Control (S-AWC). The six trims are ES, LE, SE, SE Special Edition, SEL, and SEL Special Edition. Every trim is powered by a 1.5-liter turbocharged 4-cylinder engine able to generate 152 horsepower and 184 lb-ft of torque.
Like the powertrain, every trim comes with the same transmission. It’s an 8-speed continuously variable transmission (CVT). Together, every trim in the lineup has a fuel economy of 26 mpg in the city and 29 mpg on the highway.
When it comes to the exterior, the ES and LE come with halogen headlights whereas the SE and up come with automatic headlights. The entire lineup comes with fog lights, daytime running LED lights, color- LED rear taillights, and an LED high mount stop light. Past the ES with two-wheel drive comes with heated side mirrors. Every trim also comes with rear privacy glass and roof rails. The ES trim rides on 16-inch wheels, and the rest of the lineup comes equipped with 18-inch wheels.
The standard upholstery for the 2022 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross is fabric, with synthetic leather on the SE and SE Special Edition, and leather on the SEL and SEL Special Edition. Every trim comes with a 60/40 split-rear bench, and every trim past the ES comes with heated front seats. Past the LE trim, heated rear seats are also standard. The ES and LE come with a 6-way adjustable driver seat, and every trim up to the SEL comes with a 4-way adjustable front driver seat. The rest of the lineup comes with an 8-way power-adjustable driver’s seat and an 8-way power-adjustable front passenger seat, respectively.
The standard tech setup on the 2022 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross is a 7.0-inch touchscreen on the SE, an 8-inch smartphone link display audio (SDA) system on the LE, and an 8-inch smartphone link on the rest of the systems. Past the SE trim, the lineup comes with a Sirius XM 3-month trial, a six-speaker audio system, Apple CarPlay, Google Android Auto, and dual USB ports. The whole lineup comes with Digital HD radio, steering wheel voice controls, automatic a/c, and rear heater ducts. Past the LE, the 2022 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross can get a power panoramic sunroof with a package add on.
Safety Features and Warranty
The 2022 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross comes with many standard safety features, including side curtain airbags, front-seat-mounted airbags, a driver’s knee airbag, advanced dual-stage front airbags, three-point seatbelts complete with head restraints, traction control, active stability control, and hill start assist. A forward collision mitigation system and lane departure warning system with pedestrian detection are lineup standards. A lane departure warning system with pedestrian detection at high speed and an adaptive cruise control can be added to the SEL and SEL Special Edition with a package. A blind-spot warning system, lane change assist, and rear cross-traffic alert system comes equipped on the SE and SEL trims.
All 2022 Mitsubishi models come with a basic 5-year/60,000-mile warranty. It also has a limited powertrain warranty for 10-years/100,000 miles and an anti-corrosion warranty for 7-years/100,000 miles. Finally, roadside assistance comes with a 5-year warranty.