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  • mitsubishi outlander buyers guide (2012-2021)
  • mitsubishi outlander buyers guide (2012-2021)


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  • Interesting and Useful - (Verified Purchase)

    Thanks for this useful and enlightening article. I have learnt so much about the Outlander and feel confident to approach a dealer soon


    Oct 03, 2021

  • Thanks - (Verified Purchase)

    I love how you guys break down technical details into simple and easy to understand points. I have the old Outlander which is a 5 seater and wanted to upgrade to the 7 seater 2015 model and needed more details on this new one. This is really helpful, thanks


    Sep 17, 2021

  • Most practical car - (Verified Purchase)

    I owned the older model and it was the best car i had. I was looking at upgrading to the latest model and needed more information about the new electric PHEV model. Real like how you guys have explained it here. Thanks. Sandeep


    Jan 06, 2022


The Mitsubishi Outlander is a versatile SUV that few of its rivals such as the Nissan X-Trail, Toyota Harrier, Honda CRV, Mazda CX5 and Subaru Forester can match. It packs a powerful punch thanks to features such as a 7-seater option, a lockable 4WD differential, AC power output, a plug-in hybrid and many more. These features give the Outlander an edge above the rest and puts it in the level of luxury SUVs. In this guide, we will unpack all the important features from a buyer's perspective and advice you on how to go about choosing the right Outlander. We tell you the engines to avoid and the problems to look out for when buying a used Outlander. We go into great detail on the plug-in hybrid known as the Outlander PHEV and advise you whether you should buy it or not. Finally, we compare the Outlander against its rivals to give you unparalleled insights so as to make an informed decision.


Contents of this Guide

  1. Mitsubishi Outlander Buying Guide
  2. Which Engine You Should Choose
  3. Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV
  4. Should You Buy the Outlander PHEV?
  5. Off-Road Performance
  6. Problems to Look Out for When Buying a Used Mitsubishi Outlander
  7. Reliability
  8. Cost of Maintenance
  9. Comparison with: Nissan X-Trail, Toyota Harrier, Honda CRV, Mazda CX5