If you’re opting for the 2019 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport over the practically identical Chevy Tahoe, you might as properly skip proper to the 2019 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport. You get a much better powertrain and extra refined suspension, nicer interior supplies, and all the bells and whistles. It’s also solely a tiny value bump over the SLT with the powertrain improve from the Graphite Efficiency Edition bundle.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made as of late, but the 2019 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport happens to be one of them. Like its company sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2019 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport gives ruggedness and high towing capacity that only this kind of vehicle can deliver. A V8 engine comes customary, and available four-wheel drive with low-range gearing gives traction while you want it most.
The 2019 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport, however, additionally has some flaws commonly associated with this kind of car. Cargo house is not as efficient as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, neither is its use of fuel. We’re also not fond of the bottom V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Opt for the bigger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, though, and the 2019 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport’s ride and driving expertise begin to fall according to extra trendy autos. As a bonus, the 10-speed automatic transmission that comes with the larger engine can match the freeway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we’d suggest checking out the 2019 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport’s closest competitor, the lately redesigned Ford Expedition. It’s also a traditional body-on-frame SUV, but it has a better maximum towing capability and superior cargo space and it’s all around a extra refined and upscale automobile.
The non-obligatory Enhanced Driver Alert package adds forward collision warning with low-speed computerized braking, computerized high beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Convenience package adds an influence liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a common garage door opener.
Some features on higher-trimmed fashions are available on supporting fashions at further cost. Optional for SLE and SLT trims is an HD Trailering package with a singular axle ratio, trailer brake controller and a self-leveling suspension. The SLT and the 2019 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise management with automated braking, and a rear-seat entertainment system. The 2019 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport also affords power-retractable aspect steps.
For 2019, GMC keeps the 2019 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport recent by including a budget-conscious Standard Edition Value Bundle in addition to a Graphite Edition and Graphite Efficiency Edition packages to the SLT trim. Other trims embrace the bottom SLE and the near-luxury 2019 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport, which pushes the 2019 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport into the territory of its platform mate, the Cadillac Escalade. The Chevrolet Tahoe rounds out the trio of GM truck-based SUVs and will be had in lengthy wheelbase Suburban type as properly, usually at a slight low cost over the GMC. There are additionally three new metallic colours accessible for 2019: Darkish Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.