If you’re opting for the 2020 Mitsubishi Outlander over the almost similar Chevy Tahoe, you may as effectively skip proper to the 2020 Mitsubishi Outlander. You get a significantly better powertrain and more sophisticated suspension, nicer interior supplies, and all the bells and whistles. It’s also solely a tiny worth bump over the SLT with the powertrain upgrade from the Graphite Performance Version package.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made today, however the 2020 Mitsubishi Outlander happens to be one in all them. Like its company sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2020 Mitsubishi Outlander provides ruggedness and excessive towing capacity that solely this kind of car can deliver. A V8 engine comes customary, and available four-wheel drive with low-range gearing offers traction when you want it most.
The 2020 Mitsubishi Outlander, nonetheless, additionally has some flaws generally associated with this type of car. Cargo house isn’t as environment friendly as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, nor is its use of gasoline. We’re additionally 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 2020 Mitsubishi Outlander’s experience and driving expertise start to fall according to more modern vehicles. As a bonus, the 10-speed automatic transmission that comes with the larger engine can match the highway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we would recommend trying out the 2020 Mitsubishi Outlander’s closest competitor, the recently redesigned Ford Expedition. It’s also a standard body-on-frame SUV, nevertheless it has a better most towing capacity and superior cargo area and it’s throughout a more refined and upscale vehicle.
The optional Enhanced Driver Alert bundle adds forward collision warning with low-speed computerized braking, computerized high beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Convenience package provides an influence liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a universal garage door opener.
Some options on higher-trimmed models are available on supporting models at extra cost. Non-compulsory for SLE and SLT trims is an HD Trailering package deal with a unique axle ratio, trailer brake controller and a self-leveling suspension. The SLT and the 2020 Mitsubishi Outlander are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise control with automated braking, and a rear-seat leisure system. The 2020 Mitsubishi Outlander additionally offers power-retractable facet steps.
For 2019, GMC retains the 2020 Mitsubishi Outlander recent by adding a budget-conscious Commonplace Edition Value Bundle in addition to a Graphite Edition and Graphite Efficiency Version packages to the SLT trim. Other trims embody the base SLE and the near-luxury 2020 Mitsubishi Outlander, which pushes the 2020 Mitsubishi Outlander into the territory of its platform mate, the Cadillac Escalade. The Chevrolet Tahoe rounds out the trio of GM truck-based SUVs and could be had in lengthy wheelbase Suburban kind as properly, often at a slight low cost over the GMC. There are also three new metallic colours accessible for 2019: Dark Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.