2014 Mitsubishi Outlander 2014 Hyundai Santa Fe
$22,995 Starting MSRP $29,900
7 passengers Seating Capacity 7 passengers
25 city / 31 hwy mpg Fuel Economy 18 city / 25 hwy mpg
2.4L, 3.0L V6 Engine Options 3.3L V6

2014 Mitsubishi Outlander vs. 2014 Hyundai Santa Fe

The Continental Mitsubishi website includes plenty of comparisons that pit the five-seat Outlander Sport against its closest competitors. For families that require a bit more room than a five-seat SUV has to offer, there’s the seven-seat Top Safety Pick known simply as Mitsubishi Outlander.

With a developed line of their own SUVs, many drivers identify Hyundai as one of the Outlander’s primary competitors in the seven-seat SUV segment. This is why Continental Mitsubishi has queued up a comparison of the 2014 Mitsubishi Outlander vs. 2014 Hyundai Santa Fe. As drivers can see from the information presented above, there is a large price discrepancy between the base-model Outlander and the base-model Santa Fe. This is easily explained by the fact that Outlander gives drivers a choice between four-cylinder efficiency and six-cylinder power. How that V6 engine stacks up against Santa Fe is explored below.

2014 Mitsubishi Outlander Chicago

When equipped with a four-cylinder engine, it’s no wonder why Outlander rings in $7,000 less than Hyundai Santa Fe. Such a substantial fuel economy advantage is hard to overlook for drivers making the comparison, however.

In an effort to even things up, let’s compare the 2014 Mitsubishi Outlander vs. 2014 Hyundai Santa Fe using only V6 data. To bump performance in the 2014 Outlander, drivers must option for the GT trim of the seven-seat SUV. With a starting MSRP of $27,795, the Mitsubishi Outlander still proves to be the better value against the Hyundai Santa Fe. At 20 mpg city and 28 mpg highway, Mitsubishi’s V6 also earns better fuel economy than its Hyundai competitor.

As drivers look to compare Mitsubishi vehicles in Chicago, Orland Park and Countryside, Continental Mitsubishi maintains all of the relevant data to make the best decision possible. Schedule an Outlander test drive today and you’ll schedule a date with value-play SUV in the 2014 Mitsubishi Outlander vs. 2014 Hyundai Santa Fe comparison.