|2015 Mitsubishi Outlander||2015 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport|
|7 Passengers||Seating Capacity||5 Passengers|
|2.4-liter four-cylinder||Engine||2.0-liter four-cylinder|
2015 Mitsubishi Outlander vs 2015 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport
While very similar in name, the Mitsubishi Outlander and Outlander Sport are actually very different vehicles. The physical size of the two vehicles is the biggest differentiating factor. The traditional Outlander has seating capacity for up to seven passengers. The Outlander Sport, on the other hand, was developed to by more “sporty” as the name suggests, so it is a slimmed-down version that seats up to five passengers.
To allow the vehicle to cater to different passenger and cargo capacities, the Outlander and Outlander Sport feature different engines under the hood. For the Outlander, it’s the 2.4-liter four-cylinder that has an output of 166 horsepower while getting up to 31 mpg highway fuel economy. The Outlander Sport, on the other hand, has a 2.0-liter four-cylinder under the hood and has output of 148 horsepower.
Choosing the Outlander or Outlander Sport
The bottom line in the comparison of the 2015 Mitsubishi Outlander vs 2015 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport is that depending on need, one will work much better than the other. Obviously, those with larger families could truly benefit from owning the traditional Outlander. But if size isn’t an issue, the Outlander Sport is a great vehicle.
See both the Outlander and Outlander Sport at Continental Mitsubishi. The professionals would be happy to get you a test drive on either vehicle.