One of the best-selling vehicles of Mitsubishi in the U.S is
the Outlander Sport SUV. The company has presented this compact
SUV in their 2017 line-up as 2017 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport.
Although this model falls under the smaller SUV/crossover
segment, it has bigger features to offer.
The best feature of Mitsubishi Outlander Sport is its price tag
and as it is affordable, it stands a great competitor as well.
This new 2017 variant features changes that are modest. This
Crossover SUV also does great on fuel economy and 2017
Outlander Sport is bound to do the same.
Trims and Color options
This new 2017 Outlander Sport is featured in 4 different trims
which include the base ES, SE, SEL and GT. Several color
options have been provided this time which goes as-
- Rally Red
- Quartz Brown
- Labrador Black
- Diamond White
- Octane Blue
- Cool Silver
- Mercury Gray
2017 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport – Exterior body
and Interior cabin
In addition, the Mitsubishi Outlander Sport 2017 has an
interesting profile and this has been retained in 2017
Mitsubishi Outlander Sport. As to the changes, the front grille
has been reworked and chrome inserts have been featured that
has a matte black finish.
The headlights seem to be the same, the section housing the fog
lights have been slightly modified. Also, the lower air intake
is now wide and subtle changes have taken place around its
front bumper as well. All of this is a part of “dynamic shield”
which is the front-end treatment.
New 18-inch alloy wheels have also been featured this time.
Mitsubishi has laid out their newest design language in this
2017 model and makes its look sporty and bulbous at the same
This 2017 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport, unfortunately, doesn’t
have the most attractive interior cabin which on the other hand
can be reasoned with its price. What’s changed is the base
model now features a superb quality cloth upholstery as
This interior cabin is good for accommodating 4 people. Soft
touch materials have been limited to dashboard, gear knobs and
few other areas. But one thing’s for sure; the makers have
definitely concentrated on space and comfort.
Powertrain of 2017 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport
A 2.0-liter 4 cylinder unit has been used as a base engine and
is capable of producing 148 hp and 145 lb-ft of torque. This
engine has been mated to a 5-speed manual/CVT which opens up
options for both front and all-wheel drive configuration.
Moving on, the rest of the trims are offered with a 2.4-liter 4
cylinder engine which delivers 168 lb-ft of torque and 168 hp.
A CVT system has been used with this engine with the options
for both all-wheel drive and front wheel drive. Although this
engine is not as quick as compared to the competitors, it
surely is fuel efficient.
2017 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport – Competitors, Price
In conclusion, the 2017 Kia Sportage 2.4 LX, 2016 Jeep Renegade Sport
and 2016 Hyundai Tucson SE are some of its biggest competitors.
Finally, the price of this 2017 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport
starts at $19,795 and this model is already out and available.