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New York Auto Show: 2014 Mitsubishi Mirage

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By William Maley

Staff Writer - CheersandGears.com

March 28, 2013

Mitsubishi has introduced a new subcompact model called the Mirage to help resuscitate sales in the U.S today at the New York Auto Show.

The new Mirage is powered by a 1.2L three-cylinder engine with Mitsubishi's MIVEC variable valve-timing system, producing 74 horsepower and 74 pound-feet of torque. This is mated to a five-speed manual or a continuously-variable transmission.

Mitsubishi says the Mirage can get 37 City/44 Highway/40 Combined when equipped with the CVT.

Standard equipment on the Mirage includes seven air-bags, Stability Control, automatic climate control, and a four speaker 140-watt AM/FM/CD/MP3 audio system with USB/iPod input.

Mitsubishi says the new Mirage arrives at dealers this fall.

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This car is a joke, I mean really.

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