Once again, Mitsubishi’s Outlander model is expected to make waves in the auto world for the 2016 model year. Carrying forward all its previous features, but with significant upgrades, the 2016 Mitsubishi Outlander will both look and play its part to excel in the modern car market. Not only will Mitsubishi look forward to increasing their sales figures, but also bring a revolution people’s perspective on how they look at facelifts. No doubt, this car will maintain the brand’s high standards that car owners have come to expect after all these years.
2016 Mitsubishi Outlander Exterior and Interior
The 2016 Mitsubishi Outlander will be given a much more refined exterior design that is both classy and modern. It has received a more aerodynamic design with an additional touch of detailing to help with performance. The car’s front has now received a slatted grille in place of an aerodynamic nose that was prevalent in the existing model. There are redesigned headlights with LED and air intakes that are placed lower than usual. There will be a chrome emblem at the face of the vehicle that will create “X” formation combined with top and lower lights. This car will most certainly look like a perfect blend of elegance and aggressiveness.
To complement the car’s exterior design, the 2016 Mitsubishi Outlander will have a sharper and more comfortable overall getup. The seats will be upholstered with leather and boast of sophisticated detailing enamoured over all its interiors. There will be comfortable sitting arrangements that maximise head and leg room along with additional cargo space at the back. Premium trim models will also have wooden and silver outlined dashboard.
The base model will have air conditioning, electronic locking and a new stereo system, satellite radio, cruise control and traffic updates. There will also most likely be safety features such as navigation, rear-parking sensors and safety airbags to protect both the driver and passengers. It might also have advanced connectivity tools characterized by Bluetooth and Wi-Fi.
2016 Mitsubishi Outlander Engine Specs
Mitsubishi has revealed there is an additional plug-in Hybrid version that is currently in the making and would ensure extra performance along with better fuel economy. The 2016 Mitsubishi Outlander will be powered by a 1.6 litre 4-cylinder engine combined with dual electric motors. Thus, 60 KW unit will gain power from a Li-Ion battery. The hybrid version will come with all-wheel drive, but will switch to front-wheel while the battery is low.
Fuel consumption rate is estimated to range between 125 to 150 miles per gallon with electric propulsion being at the rate of about 80 mpg. Keep an eye out on this section to know more about the car’s powertrain in the near future.
2016 Mitsubishi Outlander Release Date and Price
The 2016 Mitsubishi Outlander will compete with other great cars like Mazda CX-5 and Subaru Forester when it releases at the end of 2015. It is estimated that this car will cost between $40,000 and $50,000. We all await further information that will confirm its exact price.