|2015 Mitsubishi Outlander||2015 Subaru Forester|
|166-hp, 2.4-liter I-4||Engine||170-hp, 2.5-liter H-4|
|7 Passengers||Seating Capacity||5 Passengers|
|25 city / 31 highway||Fuel Economy||22 city / 29 highway|
2015 Mitsubishi Outlander vs. 2015 Subaru Forester
There are so many SUVs on the market these days, so it can be tough for drivers to know which vehicle is truly the best. Here at Continental Mitsubishi, we try to keep our customers informed by offering vehicle comparisons to show how Mitsubishi vehicles excel above the competition. If we look at the 2015 Mitsubishi Outlander vs 2015 Subaru Forester, is it clear both SUVs are incredibly affordable, efficient, and powerful. However, the Mitsubishi Outlander has the edge in this comparison.
The 2015 Mitsubishi Outlander vs. 2015 Subaru Forester do have many similarities. The engine found under the hood of each SUV is almost exactly the same in size and power. The towing capacity is 1,500 lbs. for both the Mitsubishi Outlander and Subaru Forester. Each SUV is even much more affordable than many vehicles in their class with prices starting in the low $20,000s for the base models. So, where exactly does the 2015 Mitsubishi Outlander edge out the 2015 Subaru Forester?
2015 Mitsubishi Outlander Rises Above the Competition
Not only does the 2015 Mitsubishi Outlander offer seating for 2 more passengers than the 2015 Subaru Forester, it is also a more efficient SUV. The estimated fuel economy rating of the Mitsubishi Outlander is an impressive 25 city and 31 highway miles per gallon, where the Subaru Forester's estimated fuel economy rating of 22 city and 29 highway miles per gallon does not quite stack up. More standard features can also be found in the 2015 Mitsubishi Outlander than the 2015 Subaru Forester. LED brakelights, automatic air conditioning, leather interior accents, and voice recognition are all standard in the base model of the Mitsubishi Outlander, but not found in the Subaru Forester.
The new Mitsubishi Outlander even has more extended warranties than the new Subaru Forester. The basic factory warranty for the Mitsubishi Outlander is 60 months or 60,000 miles, while the Subaru Forester only has a basic warranty of 36 months or 36,000 miles. Those looking for roadside assistance will find the Mitsubishi Outlander has a an impressive warranty lasting for 60 months, while the warranty of the Subaru Forester will only last for 36 months or 36,000 miles.
When it comes down to it, the 2015 Mitsubishi Outlander is truly the better value through offering more seating, better efficiency, more features, and better warranties than the 2015 Subaru Forester. If you would like to learn more about the new Mitsubishi Outlander, stop into Continental Mitsubishi today and find out if this is the perfect SUV for you.