2017 Mitsubishi Outlander Hybrid, Engine and Fuel Economy

The 2017 Mitsubishi Outlander might not be quite the premium and luxurious SUVs but it is surely sought after by many. It is that kind of vehicle that offers the latest features for a considerably nominal price tag and that is what new consumers on a budget are asking for. Additionally, this vehicle has a unique look and looks quite sporty for an SUV. It has been voted as one of the most popular SUVs in the United Kingdom, and it seems that the automaker intends similar results in the States with their new variant of Outlander.

2017 Mitsubishi Outlander – Design Changes:

The 2017 Mitsubishi Outlander is also trying to meet just more than the market’s demand. It is trying to meet the environments demands by being more fuel efficient than ever before and producing lesser carbon dioxide emissions.

That is partly possible since Mitsubishi has introduced their revolutionary hybrid units. In terms of powertrain options are available and overall speed is to increase. Other than that there are also fancy and exclusive features like Apple Car Play that comes pre-installed with the new variant of this SUV. Lastly, this plug-in a hybrid vehicle is also to be released in two unique engine options and there will marginal increase in its capacity to tow or lug loads.

Design Details:

Earlier, a European version of 2017 Mitsubishi Outlander was unveiled at the New York Auto show and it seems that the new Outlander has a lot to offer in terms of interiors upgrades and safety features.

For starters, the interiors have been redecorated with the best quality of materials possible in the range. List of design upgrades includes Android integrated interface or the premium auto play. In terms of safety features like blind spot detection, pedestrian scanner, and adaptive cruise control is available. Exteriors are to remain pretty much same with the exception of the generic grill and LED headlamp upgrade.

2017 Mitsubishi Outlander – Engine and Fuel Economy:

The 2017 Mitsubishi Outlander has started manufacturing vehicles that are eligible for the future in realistic terms. It is also pretty easy in the pocket and offers the luxury of choosing between two drivetrains even when on a budget. Before knowing the details it must be kept in mind that the electric motor drives the pair of wheels. This motor is in turn powered by the main engine.

First one of these lots is a four barrel 2.0-liter unit that can produce a power output that is in the range of 110 to 120 hp. Most amazing part, however, is that it comes with a great battery that has a power output of 12 kWh at 300 volts.  This also considerably contributes to the EPA and the other motor offered features the Chademo dc fast charge functionality and has an output of 16 AX 240 V.

As far as the mileage provided by this vehicle is considered, a significant improvement in its figures is expected as well. It will be offered in AWD and FWD and its mileage will range between 25 mpg to 31 mpg and one of the systems will offer a little less.

2017 Mitsubishi Outlander – Release Date and Cost:

The cost of 2017 Mitsubishi Outlander is not exactly known yet but speculations are suggestive that it should be around $42k and that seems quite likely and legit for the features it offers. Outlander will be hitting the showrooms very soon in the European market and it is expected around the arrival of summer. As far as the USA automobile market is concerned, there is no news regarding this variants arrival as of now.


The European market is great for SUVS and vehicles like 2017 Mitsubishi Outlander will make the most of it. Nevertheless, there are other national and international auto giants that are looking forward to expanding in this market as well and they will release their vehicles soon as well. Cars like Mazda CX5 or Subaru Forester or even Hyundai Santa Fe are main competitors of 2017 Mitsubishi Outlander and only time will tell whether it outperforms them or not.

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