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2022 Ford Bronco Sport vs. 2022 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross Review

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2022 Ford
Bronco Sport

MSRP*: $28,815 to $36,590
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2022 Mitsubishi
Eclipse Cross

MSRP*: $23,695 to $29,295
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MPG - City 21 - 25 MPG 25 - 26 MPG
MPG - Hwy 26 - 28 MPG 26 - 29 MPG
Seating Capacity 5 seats 5 seats
Cargo Space 60.6 - 65.2 ft3 50.1 ft3
Engine
  • 181-hp, 1.5-liter, 3 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 250-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 152-hp, 1.5-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission 8-Speed A/T Continuously Variable
Drivetrain Four Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive, Front Wheel Drive
Horsepower 181 - 250 hp 152 hp
Towing Capacity 2,000 - 2,200 lbs 1,500 lbs
Exterior Length 172.7 in 179.0 in
Exterior Width 74.3 in 71.1 in
Leg Room Front 42.4 in
Rear 36.9 in
Front 40.9 in
Rear 35.3 in
Head Room Front 41.5 in
Rear 41.7 in
Front 39.5 in
Rear 37.3 in

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Comfort
Rear passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Ford Bronco Sport than in the Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross. The Ford Bronco Sport will be popular with taller drivers and passengers in the front seat, due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross.

Convenience
Due to the larger tank size and better fuel economy of the Ford Bronco Sport, you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). The Ford Bronco Sport is somewhat more expensive than the Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross.

Dimensions
Since the Ford Bronco Sport is much wider than the Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. The Ford Bronco Sport is slightly shorter than the Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross, which may make it easier to park.

Handling
The Ford Bronco Sport has a larger turning radius than the Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When considering towing capacity, the Ford Bronco Sport is clearly the choice over the Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross for pulling heavy loads. The Ford Bronco Sport has a little more horsepower than the Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross.

Powertrain
With somewhat higher torque, the Ford Bronco Sport transmits power to its wheels a bit more effectively than the Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Ford Bronco Sport and the Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross. With the Ford Bronco Sport, you'll be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross.