Mitsubishi has spent years expanding the lineup of its popular Outlander nameplate. The standard Outlander is a hit with large families, and the Outlander Sport offers an even more affordable, smaller, and sportier alternative. However, the Outlander Plug-In Hybrid has been evading North American shores for some time, with Mitsubishi claiming the delay is due to wanting to ensure the Outlander PHEV is a high-quality product for its U.S. buyers. As of January 2018, the American Outlander PHEV has finally arrived stateside.
The 2018 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV is unique for one reason: it is an affordable full-size SUV with a plug-in hybrid powertrain. There are virtually no competitors in its segment, especially when you factor in its price point, which means that mainstream families are able to participate in the green car segment in a way they never have before. The Outlander PHEV has already achieved cult status over in Europe.
Some details: The Outlander PHEV can travel 22 miles on just electric power alone, and with the combination of its hybrid powertrain, the EPA rates it at 74 MPGe, or 25 mpg after its battery pack has been depleted.* That’s a lot of savings on your gas budget.
The American Outlander PHEV has already gone on sale across the U.S., so if you’re interested in this incredible vehicle, swing by our dealership at Schaumburg Mitsubishi.
*EPA estimated. PHEV has a combined MPG of 25.