The SUV market has seen a substantial growth over the recent years. Given this fact, automakers have been doing everything they can to improve their lineup. Mitsubishi is no exception as it also did some work with its 2017 Outlander. Here are the specs, features and other details buyers should know about the vehicle.
2017 Mitsubishi Outlander Specs
Given the fact that SUVs are considered to be family haulers nowadays, a reliable one should have enough power to do its purpose and the 2017 Mitsubishi Outlander definitely has what it takes. It draws 166 horsepower and 162 pound-feet of torque from a 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine in the lower trims and paired with a Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT) that sends that power through a standard front wheel (FWD) drive and an optional all-wheel drive (AWD) drivetrain. The top trim GT is equipped with a 3.0-liter V6 engine that delivers 224 horsepower and 215 pound-feet of torque, paired with a six-speed automatic transmission that also has similar drivetrain as the lower trims.
2017 Mitsubishi Outlander Features
The 2017 Mitsubishi Outlander has a new infotainment system along with standard dual-zone climate control, heated steering wheel and seats as reported. In addition, the 2017 Mitsubishi Outlander also has features to help make driving more convenient such as multi-camera system with blind spot assist, which comes very handy in parking situations. Other features include lane-departure warning, automatic high-beams, forward collision warning and adaptive cruise control.
2017 Mitsubishi Outlander Price
Reports stated that the 2017 Mitsubishi Outlander has a base Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) of $24,390. As the buyer moves up to higher trims, the price also increases and maxes out at $31,890 for the top trim GT.
Overall, the 2017 Mitsubishi Outlander has decent power to be a family hauler. It also has enough features in terms of safety and infotainment along with a reasonable price. It is definitely one worth taking into consideration when looking for an SUV.