The 2019 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross is showing that it’s more than just a pretty face. This compact SUV recently received the title of TOP SAFETY PICK from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS), highlighting the brand’s dedication to offering safe, yet stylish vehicles.
“We’re focused on engineering safety, quality, and reliability into every vehicle we build, which is reflected in the IIHS TOP SAFETY PICK recognition for the Eclipse Cross,” said Mark Chaffin, chief operating officer for MMNA. “Eclipse Cross continues to impress customers with its distinctive and rugged design, advanced connectivity features, and available active safety equipment that current drivers desire in the popular compact SUV segment.”
In order to be named a 2019 TOP SAFETY PICK, the Eclipse Cross earned the highest possible rating of “Good” in all six crash tests. These tests included the driver-side small overlap front, moderate overlap front, side, roof strength, head restraint test, and passenger-side small overlap front test. It also earned a “Superior” rating for its front crash prevention system.
The Eclipse Cross comes available with safety technologies that include the following:
- LED headlights
- Blind Spot Warning with Lane Change Assist
- Rear Cross-Traffic Alert
- Forward Collision Mitigation
- Lane Departure Warning
- Adaptive Cruise Control
- Automatic High Beams
To try out the handsome, award-winning 2019 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross for yourself, stop into Mountaineer Mitsubishi.