2020 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV, Review, Redesign, Price

2020 Mitsubishi Outlander – It seems like Mitsubishi could skip it in order to launch a new generation. Both 2020 Mitsubishi Outlander and Outlander Sport will get updated versions built on the brand-new architecture.

What does it mean for 2020 Mitsubishi Outlander? Nissan Rogue is highly praised SUV with excellent specs. For a while, we can hear that Mitsubishi wants to return in style.

2020 Mitsubishi Outlander Dimensions Changes

Both 2020 Mitsubishi Outlander and Outlander Sport will come in different sizes than we used to see. The bigger crossover will grow and the smaller one will shred. That will leave space for the new Mitsubishi Eclipse to land right between two models.

The growth of 2020 Mitsubishi Outlander will bring more room inside. Passengers will get more leg- and headroom.

The bigger vehicle doesn’t mean the 2020 Mitsubishi Outlander will be heavier. Thanks to aluminum and carbon fiber, the overall weight will remain pretty much the same, as well as fuel consumption.

2020 Mitsubishi Outlander Engine and Specs

The drivetrain of the current editions of Outlander and Nissan Rogue are pretty similar. Mitsubishi is using a 2.4-liter, while Rogue’s engine is slightly bigger with 2.5-liter volume.

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The 2020 Mitsubishi Outlander is going to use one of these. Which suits better, we still don’t know. Cooperation between two companies is big and interlaced, we can’t claim that Mitsubishi is going to borrow engines.

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While the Nissan Rogue is using only one drivetrain, Outlander has special editions. GT model is coming with 3.0-liter turbo-six that creates 225 horses. Well, this one is not in plans for 2020, or it could arrive as some other model.

2020 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV

The biggest mystery is what is happening with the hybrid version of Outlander. No one can imagine the 2020 Mitsubishi Outlander leaving this concept behind.

Mitsubishi could pick up some solutions from Nissan, whose vehicles are leaders in this segment. We can only mention Leaf EV, and the first thing coming to our minds is all-electric 2020 Mitsubishi Outlander. This is only a conclusion, without real foundation.

2020 Mitsubishi Outlander Interior

Inside, the 2019 Outlander PHEV now has higher quality leather seating, redesigned front buckets with thicker bolsters, reworked buttons on the dash, a new gauge cluster, new trim panels, and new HVAV vents for the rear passengers.

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Mitsubishi has not released imagines of the new interior, so we’ll have to wait until the Geneva Motor Show for our first official look. Still, we don’t expect massive changes to things like the 2 +3 +2 seating arrangement.

2020 Mitsubishi Outlander Price

Mitsubishi has not released pricing on the 2019 Outland PHEV model, but we do know what the 2018 model lists for. Expect a slight increase in price for the 2019 model, though not much considering Mitsubishi’s shaky footing in the U.S.

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2019 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV Competition

As popular as SUVs and hybrid are these days, it’s extremely surprising Mitsubishi is the only automaker to combine the two while mixing in a plug-in feature and an affordable starting price. It closest true competitor in the people-moving PHEV category is a minivan– the Pacifica Hybrid. And for those who might not care are about the plug-in aspect, Toyota has its Highlander Hybrid.