(4.7) 3 reviews
MSRP: $1,950$1,950
Body Style: Sedan
Combined MPG: 33-36
Engine: 113-hp, 1.8-liter I-4 (regular gas)
Drivetrain: Front-wheel Drive
Transmission: 4-speed automatic w/OD
1997 Mitsubishi Mirage


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In a market crowded with excellent small cars, it can be hard for a vehicle to be noticed. Take the case of the new-for-1997 Mitsubishi Mirage. By any standard of measurement, this is an excellent subcompact car. But it is competing against the Honda Civic, Saturn SL, Nissan Sentra, Chevy Cavalier, Ford Escort and others. It's like David going up against five or six Goliaths. The Mirag... Read full review for the 1997 Mitsubishi Mirage

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Good car

by mynameisdoodoodhead from Salt Lake City, Utah on September 21, 2006

I would have to say that this car is not only HOT but great for young adults to drive. If you are 16-25 then this is a great car for you to drive. I wish there was a CD player. But as long as we have ... Read Full Review

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