New For 2017 Mitsubishi Outlander
The 2017 Mitsubishi Outlander
gets some new interior updates, a new available all-wheel-drive system
on the base model, new technology updates including support for Android
Auto and Apple CarPlay, and a suite of updated safety tech. This is a great vehicle for customer in the Cherry Hill NJ area and even Philadelphia PA.
Summary of the 2017 Outlander in Cherry Hill NJ
The Mitsubishi Outlander is a three-row crossover SUV that sits above the Mitsubishi Outlander Sport in the lineup. It seats up to seven people and can be configured in front-wheel drive or all-wheel drive.
Overview of the 2017 Outlander
The Outlander can be optioned with one of two engines: a 2.4-liter inline four-cylinder engine that makes 166 hp and 224 lb-ft of torque or a 3.0-liter V-6 engine that makes 224 hp and 215 lb-ft of torque. The lower trim levels and smaller engine comes with a CVT transmission and the 3.0-liter engine comes with a six-speed automatic transmission with paddle shifters. After several delays, a PHEV version is scheduled to come stateside for summer 2017. The exact specs for this SUV remain unclear, but the U.K.-spec version has a 12 kilowatt-hour battery pack.
At the bottom of the lineup is the ES trim which comes with the 2.4-liter engine. Move up to the SE and SEL and you get more features but the same engine. At the top of the lineup is the GT S-AWC with the larger V-6 engine and the six-speed automatic. All versions except the top of the line GT S-AWC come with optional front-wheel drive or all-wheel drive. The GT S-AWC only comes with all-wheel drive.
The Outlander with the 2.4-liter front-wheel drive configuration is rated at 25/30 mpg city/highway. The 2.4-liter with all-wheel drive gets 24/29 mpg, and the 3.0-liter all-wheel-drive version gets 20/27 mpg.
Safety Features of Outlander
Blind spot warning and lane change assist as well as rear cross traffic assist and forward collision mitigation are all optional on the SEL and GT S-AWC level of the 2017 Outlander. Antilock brakes, hill start assist, electronic stability control, and traction control are standard on the 2017 Outlander.
The 2016 Mistubishi Outlander was a Top Safety
Pick+ according to the IIHS and performed well in all tests.
NHTSA gave the 2017 Mitsubishi Outlander a 5-star rating overall in the all-wheel-drive version and a 4-star rating in the front-wheel-drive version. Both ratings are out of a maximum of 5 stars.