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MITSUBISHI Eclipse Cross 2017

The 2017 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross hitting the barrier in the frontal offset test.

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2017 tested 5 star ANCAP rating

The tested model of Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross was introduced in Australia and New Zealand in December 2017. This ANCAP safety rating applies to all variants.


Test Results Summary
Crash TestScore
Adult Occupant Protection 36.94 out of 38
    Full Width Frontal Test 7.29 out of 8
    Frontal Offset Test 7.96 out of 8
    Side Impact Test 8 out of 8
    Pole Test 8 out of 8
    Whiplash Protection Test 2.69 out of 3
    AEB (City) 3 out of 3
Child Occupant Protection 38.24 out of 49
Safety Assist 8.55 out of 12
    Speed Assistance System 1.50 out of 3
    Seat Belt Reminders 3 out of 3
    Lane Support System 1.50 out of 3
    AEB (Interurban) 2.55 out of 3
Pedestrian Protection 33.83 out of 42

Safety Feature Summary

The safety feature information below is subject to change without notice. For up to date safety feature specifications for all variants, please see the safety feature table to the right or contact the manufacturer.

Dual frontal, side chest, side head (curtain) and a driver knee airbag are standard. Autonomous emergency braking (AEB), lane departure warning (LDW) and a manual set speed limiter are standard.

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Frontal Offset Crash Test Results

Frontal Offset Test Image
Region Score Score Type Maximum Score
Frontal Offset* 7.96 pts (out of 8)
Head/Neck 4 pts
Chest 3.97 pts
Upper Legs 4 pts
Lower Legs 3.96 pts

The passenger compartment of the vehicle remained stable in the frontal offset test. Dummy readings showed good protection of the knees and femurs of both the driver and passenger. All doors remained closed during the test.

What is frontal offset test?

The Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP) provides consumers with independent and transparent information on the level of occupant and pedestrian protection provided by different new car models, in the most common types of crashes, through its star rating program.



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Side Impact Test Results

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Region Score Score Type Maximum Score
Side Impact* 8 pts (out of 8)
Head 4 pts
Chest 4 pts
Abdomen 4 pts
Pelvis 4 pts

Good protection was provided for the driver in the side impact test and pole test.

What is side impact test?

The Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP) provides consumers with independent and transparent information on the level of occupant and pedestrian protection provided by different new car models, in the most common types of crashes, through its star rating program.



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Full Width Frontal Test

Full Width Test Image
Region Score Score Type Maximum Score
Driver* pts (out of )
Head 4 pts
Neck 4 pts
Chest 3.18 pts
Upper Legs 4 pts
Region Score Score Type Maximum Score
Rear Passenger* pts (out of )
Head 4 pts
Neck 3.78 pts
Chest 2.18 pts
Upper Legs 4 pts

In the full width frontal test, protection of the chest of the rear passenger was rated as marginal. Protection of other critical body regions for both dummies was rated as good or acceptable.

What is full width frontal test?

The Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP) provides consumers with independent and transparent information on the level of occupant and pedestrian protection provided by different new car models, in the most common types of crashes, through its star rating program.



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Pole Test

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Region Score Score Type Maximum Score
Pole* pts (out of )
Head 4 pts
Chest 4 pts
Abdomen 4 pts
Pelvis 4 pts
What is pole test?

The Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP) provides consumers with independent and transparent information on the level of occupant and pedestrian protection provided by different new car models, in the most common types of crashes, through its star rating program.



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Whiplash Protection Test

Front / Rear: 1.69 points

Rear: 1.00 points

AEB (City): 3.00 points

Whiplash Protection Crash Test Image

Child Protection Test

Crash Test Performance

6 year old child: 10.95 points

10 year old child: 10.04 points

In the frontal offset test, dummy readings from the 10 year dummy indicated weak protection of the neck. The protection of all other critical body areas was good or acceptable for both the 6 year and 10 year dummies. In the side impact test, protection of both dummies was good and maximum points were scored.

Child Safety Features & Child Seat Installation

Safety features: 6.00 points

Installation check: 11.25 points

Pedestrian Summary

Scored out of 42 points

Adult & child head impacts: 18.14 points

Upper leg impacts: 5.94 points

Lower leg impacts: 6.00 points

AEB (VRU): 3.75 points

This vehicle scored 33.83 out of 42 points. The protection provided by the bonnet was good or adequate at almost every test location. The bumper scored maximum points for its protection of pedestrians' legs. Protection of the pelvis was also good at all test points except one, where protection was adequate. The autonomous emergency braking systems performed adequately in tests of its functionality when reacting to pedestrians. (Tested by Euro NCAP v8.3)


Pedestrian Rating Explained

The Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP) provides consumers with independent and transparent information on the level of occupant and pedestrian protection provided by different new car models, in the most common types of crashes, through its star rating program.



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Pedestrian Rating - please view table for scores

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