THE AUTO CHANNEL:   TACH Home | Auto News | Reviews | Media | Forums | Classifieds

USED CAR BUYER'S GUIDE


Fuel Economy | Crash Results | Recalls | Service Bulletins | Site Map

SUV    Sedan    Truck    Van    Convertible   Coupe    Wagon   Luxury    Hybrid      CUV
Compar-A-Graphs:    Rank-By-Specs    or  4-Car Comparison
Click to print
Compare Cars Side by Side on
Features and Specifications


Vehicle 1998 Mitsubishi Eclipse 2dr Conv Spyder GS Auto 2005 Porsche 911 Carrera Cabriolet
12-Volt Alternator No Yes
14" x 5.5" aluminum alloy wheels w/locks Yes No
15.9 gallon fuel tank Yes No
2.4L SOHC SFI 16-valve 4-cyl engine Yes No
24-mm Front Stabilizer Bar No Yes
2 Front Cupholders; 2 Cupholder Total No Yes
340-Cold Cranking Amp Battery No Yes
3.6-Liter, H6, 24-Value, DOHC, SEFI Engine; Rear/Longitudinal Mounted With Horsepower Of 325@6800, Torque Of 273@4250, Alloy Block and Alloy Cylinder Heads No Yes
3-point seat belts for all outboard passengers Yes No
4-speed automatic transmission w/OD Yes No
4-Wheel Anti-Lock Brakes No Yes
5-way adjustable driver seat w/dual height & reclining w/memory Yes No
6-Speed Manual Transmission With Overdrive No Yes
75 amp alternator Yes No
Aero-type halogen headlamps Yes No
Air conditioning Yes No
AM/FM Radio With 9 Speakers Total; CD Player No Yes
AM/FM stereo w/CD player, (4) speakers Yes No
Audio Pre-Wiring No Yes
Automatic Climate Control No Yes
Automatic Headlights With Automatic Off No Yes
Automatic Locking Power Door Locks No Yes
Automatic transmission oil temp warning light Yes No
Black Brake Calipers No Yes
Carrera III Alloy Wheel, Front 18-In. X 8-In. and Rear 18-In. X 10-In. No Yes
Center console w/storage areas, coin holder, cupholders Yes No
City 21/hwy 28 (2.4L engine/4-speed auto trans) Yes No
Clock No Yes
Coinholder No Yes
Color-keyed bumpers Yes No
Color-keyed door handles/mirrors Yes No
Color-keyed full-profile air dam Yes No
Courtesy lamps-inc: map, trunk Yes No
Covered Lower Console Storage Located On Floor No Yes
Cruise Control No Yes
Digital quartz clock Yes No
Door map pockets Yes No
Door Mounted Front Side Airbags No Yes
Driver Airbag No Yes
Driver & front passenger air bags Yes No
Dual aero-type mechanical-remote outside mirrors Yes No
Dual engine stabilizers & liquid-filled engine mounts Yes No
Dual Oval Exhaust Pipes No Yes
Dual Power Adjustable Heated Exterior Rearview Mirrors No Yes
Dual Sunvisors No Yes
Easy-to-install vinyl Topstack boot Yes No
Electric rear window defroster Yes No
Electro-mechanical retractable cloth convertible top Yes No
Electronic Brake Force Distribution No Yes
Extended Service Interval Spark Plugs and Tune-Up No Yes
Fabric-insert door trim Yes No
Footwell Lighting No Yes
Front Air Dam No Yes
Front and Rear Bumpers No Yes
Front and Rear Outboard 3-Point Seatbelts No Yes
Front Automatic Locking Storage No Yes
Front Dual Door Mounted Storage No Yes
Front Dual Power Reclining Bucket Seats With Manually Adjustable Seat Height No Yes
Front Dual Seatback Storage Pockets No Yes
Front Foglights No Yes
Front Power 318-mm X 28-mm Ventilated Disc and Rear Power 299-mm X 24-mm Ventilated Disc Brakes No Yes
Front Power Outlet No Yes
Front SBRP235/40R18 and Rear SBRP265/40R18 Z Rated Tires No Yes
Front Seatbelt Height Adjusters No Yes
Front wheel drive Yes No
Full instrumentation-inc: 170-MPH speedometer, tachometer, fuel-level gauge, tripmeter, coolant temp gauge Yes No
Glass rear window Yes No
Heating/ventilation system w/4-speed fan, dial-type controls, dual bi-level output Yes No
Height-adjustable steering column Yes No
HomeLink(R) Universal Garage Door Opener No Yes
Hood w/pwr bulge Yes No
Independent MacPherson Strut Front Suspension With Aluminum Lower Control Arm, Aluminum Coil Springs and Gas Charged Shock Absorbers No Yes
Independent multi-link front/rear suspension w/coil springs, stabilizer bars Yes No
Independent Multi-Link Rear Suspension With Aluminum Coil Springs and Gas Charged Shock Absorbers No Yes
Inflatable Spare Tire Kit No Yes
Interior Pollen Air Filter No Yes
Intermittent Rain Sensing Windshield Wipers No Yes
Leather Located On Door Handles, Shift Knob, Steering Wheel, Handbrake and Glovebox No Yes
Leather Seats No Yes
Leather Steering Wheel No Yes
Locking Glovebox No Yes
Maintenance-free battery Yes No
Oil Pressure and Oil Temperature Gauges No Yes
P195/70HR14 SBR tires Yes No
Passenger Airbag No Yes
Perimeter Lighting Activated Via Remote With .5 Minute Activation No Yes
Porsche Communication Management (PCM) (R) Centralized Control Instrumentation For Audio, Trip Computer and Optional DVD Navigation Aid No Yes
Porsche Stability Management (PSM(R)) Vehicle Stability Control System Operated Via Engine Power Reduction and ABS Traction Control No Yes
Power Rack and Pinion Variable Assisted Steering No Yes
Power Sunroof No Yes
Power Window With One-Touch Up and One-Touch Down No Yes
Pretensioners With Force Limiters No Yes
Projector Beam Halogen Headlights No Yes
Pwr-assisted front ventilated-disc/rear drum brakes Yes No
Pwr windows/door locks Yes No
Radio Antenna No Yes
Rear Air Dam No Yes
Rear Split Folding Bench Seat No Yes
Rear Stabilizer Bar No Yes
Rear Storage Located Behind Rear Seats No Yes
Rear Window Defroster No Yes
Remote hood-latch, fuel-door, trunk lid(w/lock) releases Yes No
Retractable Rear Spoiler No Yes
Side-door impact beams Yes No
Side Guard Door Beams No Yes
Side Head Curtain Airbags Located In Headliner No Yes
Soft Convertible Top No Yes
Speed-sensitive pwr-assisted rack & pinion steering Yes No
Sport fabric upholstery Yes No
Stainless steel exhaust system Yes No
Steering column-mounted controls-inc: headlamps,high/low beam,flash-to-pass, turn signals, windshield wipers Yes No
Steering Wheel Mounted Controls For Audio and Telephone No Yes
T125/70D15 temp spare tire Yes No
Tachometer No Yes
Telescopic Steering Column No Yes
Tilt Steering Column No Yes
Tinted glass Yes No
Traction Control No Yes
Trip Computer With Average Speed and Miles To Empty No Yes
Vehicle Anti-Theft Via Alarm, Electric Steering Wheel Lock and Interior Monitoring No Yes
Warning lights-inc: engine check, low brake fluid, low oil pressure, low fuel, door/trunk ajar, charging system, SRS failure indicator Yes No






Fuel Economy | Crash Results

Compar-A-Graphs:
4 Car Comparison | Rank-by-Specs
THE AUTO CHANNEL: Auto Channel Home | Auto News | Car Reviews | Media Library | Forums | Classifieds