The 2016 Mitsubishi Outlander is a crossover SUV with seven passengers in three trim levels: base ES, SE and GT centers. The Mitsubishi Outlander ES comes standard with a four-cylinder engine of 2.4 liters, steel 16-inch wheels, tinted windows rear, heated mirrors, full power accessories, automatic temperature control, a seat 60/40 folding second row that slides and tilts , a 50/50 bench third row, the voice command system “backup” Mitsubishi, Bluetooth phone and audio connectivity, a leather steering wheel, adjustable steering column and telescopic, cruise control and a sound system with six speakers and CD player and an iPod / USB interface.
2016 Mitsubishi Outlander Features
Stepping up to the Mitsubishi Outlander SE you get wheels 18 inches, fog lights, keyless start and entry, the dual-zone automatic temperature control, heated front seats, leatherette upholstery alloy, a reversing camera and an improved audio system with a 6-inch touchscreen and HD Radio. The GT adds the 3.0-liter V6, all-wheel drive and a little more luxury, such as automatic xenon headlights, paddles, wood interior trim, LED rear lights, wipers and satellite radio.
The 2016 Mitsubishi Outlander SE and 2016 Mitsubishi Outlander GT models can include a high-end options package, a sunroof, roof rack, a power lift-gate, adjustable driver’s seat and leather upholstery, audio system to have nine surround speakers with satellite radio. A tour package for the SE and GT versions available exudes all of the above with wiper, a voice-activated navigation system, a large 7-inches touch screen and adaptive cruise control with collision warning and mitigation and warning starting line. Stand-alone options for the 2016 Mitsubishi Outlander include rear parking sensors, the remote ignition and the rear-seat entertainment system.
2016 Mitsubishi Outlander Interior
If you are in comparison to the last models of assessment in the 2016 Mitsubishi Outlander it is certainly a step forward. Redesigned just last year, the interior looks attractive and has an overall impression of increasing the quality of the materials.
The front seats are a bit on the firm side, but also provide the good amount of legroom, as second-row seats that slide back and forth and tilt for added comfort can. While some buyers third row of seats can be seen as a plus, it’s really just for occasional use by small children suitable.
If its comes to implementing things 10.3 cubic feet of cargo space behind the third row of seats, 34.2 cubic feet behind the seats of the second row and 63.3 cubic feet to find with two rows are folded down. These figures are below the cargo hold in most other compact crossovers, including CR-V, RAV4 and Escape.
2016 Mitsubishi Outlander Engine
The Mitsubishi Outlander is available with two engines. ES and SE both get a 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine that produces 166 horsepower and 162 lb-ft of torque, buddy to continuously variable automatic transmission (CVT). ES models are only available with front-wheel drive, while the SE can either FWD or AWD to have. The 2016 Mitsubishi Outlander GT and a 3.0-liter V6 that produces 224 hp and 215 lb-ft of torque. A full automatic six-speed transmission are standard and conventional. In performance testing, a Outlander GT went from zero to 60 mph in 7.6 seconds which is an average of the segment.
With the 2.4L 4-cylinder engine and front-wheel drive, the EPA fuel economy estimates are 27 mpg combined for the Outlander (25 city / highway 31), and 26 mpg combined (24/29), come with all-wheel drive. Equipped with 3.0L V6, the 2016 Mitsubishi Outlander fuel consumption by 23 mpg combined falls (20/28).
2016 Mitsubishi Outlander Safety Features
Optional electronic security devices include lane departure warning and collision warning and mitigation forward. The latter can detect a frontal collision is imminent, warn the driver and, if the driver does not respond with a slight brake pressure, followed by a screeching halt panic that can lead the Outlander to a halt when it formed about origins than 20 mph. In brake testing 2016 Mitsubishi Outlanderr came all-wheel-drive GT to a stop from 60 mph in 123 feet, the average.
In government crash tests, the 2016 Mitsubishi Outlander with all-wheel drive got 5 stars for overall crash protection, 4 stars for overall frontal crash protection and five stars for protection against side impact. The 2016 Mitsubishi Outlander FWD the same front and side ratings, but one star less for the overall protection. Insurance Institute for Highway Safety gave all Outlanders the best possible rating of “good” in offset overlapping small frontal offset tests, side impact strength and moderate overlap frontal roof. Its design seat retaining / head in the event of rear impact as “good” for neck protection. It is also interesting to note that, with special equipment, which also got 2016 Mitsubishi Outlander before an “Advanced” rating for the prevention of accidents.