Mitsubishi subtly updated their Outlander for the 2016 model year and if it tickles your fancy for an affordable midsize crossover, you’ll need $22,995 to start.
The Outlander’s been slightly revised visually, to the equivalent of a midcycle refresh and it now comes with mores standard features such as LED taillights, redesigned 18-inch wheels, some revised interior bits, and a redesigned second row of seating.
In total, the small Japanese automaker boasts that it has made over 100 changes in the engineering and design of the Outlander, to create the model now available. And it even goes more than skin deep with a revised suspension, a retuned electric power steering system, and some tweaks to the chassis for improved handling and a quieter ride.
Otherwise, the Outlander comes with the choice of a 2.4L four-banger with 166hp and 162 lb-ft of torque while a 3.0L V6 with 224hp and 215 lb-ft of twist is also available. The four gets a new CVT while the V6 gets a traditional V6.
Mitsubishi Motors Announces Reduced Pricing for New 2016 Outlander /
June 02, 2015 —CYPRESS, Calif.
- Starting MSRP of only $22,995; a $200 reduction in price from the previous model year
- The 2016 Outlander features Mitsubishi’s new dynamic design language and over 100 engineering and design improvements
Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc. (MMNA) today announced pricing for the U.S. version of the new 2016 Mitsubishi Outlander seven-passenger crossover. With a starting MSRP of only $22,995, the 2016 Outlander has a $200 lower starting MSRP than the previous model year, which is notable when considering the amount of design and engineering improvements incorporated into the vehicle.
“The 2016 Outlander has a dynamic new design and a long list of engineering upgrades—it literally looks, drives and feels like an entirely new vehicle,” said MMNA Executive Vice President, Don Swearingen. “Despite all of the improvements to the vehicle, we made the starting MSRP lower than the previous model year to make it an even more compelling value than before and to attract new buyers to the brand.”
Along with its powerful new design language – the brand’s first production vehicle to feature this new signature style direction – the new 2016 Outlander has undergone over 100 important engineering and design improvements to deliver a new level of refinement and overall driving experience.
The 2016 Outlander, with a starting MSRP of $22,995, now boasts an expanded standard features package that includes stylish new LED positioning lights, 18-in. alloy wheels, LED taillights, and a reconfigured interior including a redesigned steering wheel, improved second-row seating, accent trim, seating surfaces and headliner, among other welcome new features/amenities.
In the brand’s on-going commitment to safety, Mitsubishi’s advanced safety systems including Forward Collision Mitigation (FCM), Lane Departure Warning (LDW) and Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) are now available at a lower price point for the 2016 Outlander (available for SEL and GT models).
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About Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc.
Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc., (MMNA) is responsible for all research & development, manufacturing, marketing, sales and financial services for Mitsubishi Motors in the United States. MMNA sells sedans and crossovers/SUVs through a network of approximately 380 dealers. MMNA is leading the way in the development of highly-efficient, affordably-priced new gasoline-powered automobiles while using its industry-leading knowledge in battery electric vehicles to develop future EV and PHEV models. For more information, contact the Mitsubishi Motors News Bureau at (888) 560-6672 or visit media.mitsubishicars.com.
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