2018 Mitsubishi Mirage vs. 2018 Mitsubishi Mirage G4 | Schaumburg, IL
You don’t have to look twice; it’s not a mirage. Mitsubishi truly is offering two Mirage variants for 2018. You can choose between the 2018 Mitsubishi Mirage hatchback and the 2018 Mitsubishi Mirage G4 compact sedan. Both are great cars for first-time drivers, single drivers, and eco-conscious drivers who prefer to make a low environmental impact. But which one is right for you?
Both the 2018 Mirage and the 2018 Mirage G4 are highly efficient. The new Mirage achieves up to 37 miles per gallon in the city and 43 on the highway.* In fact, the Mitsubishi Mirage is the most fuel-efficient gas powered non-hybrid car in America. The Mirage G4 puts up almost as strong numbers with 35 miles per gallon in the city and 41 on the highway.* Both engines serve up equal performance numbers: 78 horsepower and 74 lb-ft of torque from the 1.2-liter MIVEC DOHC 12-valve inline three-cylinder engine.
The 2018 Mirage hatchback offers up to 47 cubic feet of cargo capacity with the rear seats down. The 2018 Mirage G4 offers 12.3 cubic feet of cargo space in the trunk and 89.5 cubic feet of passenger volume, slightly more than the 86.2 cubic feet in the Mirage. So if you will more regularly have passengers, the Mirage G4 may be the slightly better option, especially with its best-in-class legroom.
Both models are among the most affordable vehicles on the market today. The 2018 Mirage starts at just $13,395. The 2018 Mirage G4 starts exactly $1,000 above that at $14,395. Both models come with Mitsubishi’s famous 10-year/100,000-mile powertrain warranty.
Despite a few differences, the 2018 Mirage and 2018 Mirage G4 offer the same suite of standard equipment across the ES and SE trims; Mirage models are also available in the GT trim.
Whether you opt for the 2018 Mitsubishi Mirage hatchback or G4 sedan, you’ll get a highly efficient, affordable vehicle with plenty of room for passengers and cargo. To test-drive one of these Mirage models, visit us here at Schaumburg Mitsubishi.