2021 Hyundai Tucson parked on street
Hybrids & Electrics

The 2021 Hyundai Tucson Just Outranked the Ford Escape

Say what now? The 2021 Hyundai Tucson just outranked the 2021 Ford Escape? That’s pretty surprising. Generally, the Hyundai Tucson has mixed reviews, while drivers have excellent things to say about the Ford Escape.  2021 Hyundai Tucson vs. 2021 Ford Escape  According to CarAndDriver, the 2021 Hyundai Tucson is a better SUV option than the Ford …

2017 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport is on display at the 109th Annual Chicago Auto Show
Crossover & Midsize

The Mitsubishi Outlander Sport Is Both Ahead and Behind the Curve

The Mitsubishi Outlander Sport is a subcompact crossover SUV, a size that is currently very popular with buyers. The Mitsubishi Outlander Sport first arrived in 2011; however, it hasn’t been redesigned since 2015. With many newer competitors, the Outlander Sport is falling behind, but it does still have a number of positive features too. In …

A white Mitsubishi Outlander on display at an auto show
Tips, Tricks & Trends

Recall Alert: Mitsubishi Recalls 177,000 Vehicles

As many as 177,000 Mitsubishi vehicles are involved in a recall. The announcement of the recall comes from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s Office of Defects Investigations Enforcement. This recall affects up to five years of select models.  The vehicles in the recall There are two models involved in the recall. Both of them are crossover vehicles. …

2020 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV | driving down highway
Crossover & Midsize

Is the Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV Worth Buying?

We know that the Mitsubishi Outlander is an alright option for a three-row SUV. Its low price makes it easy to haul your entire family in, but it could be nicer. However, what about the Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV? Is it the best hybrid SUV option?  Is the Mitsubishi Outlander Hybrid Worth it?  Plot twist, the …

2020 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV parked in front of home
Crossover & Midsize

3 Frustrating Mitsubishi Outlander Issues

The Mitsubishi Outlander is pretty attractive as a three-row SUV option for a starting price as low as $24k. However, can you trust a larger SUV with a starting price that low? Before you go all-in on the Mitsubishi Outlander, make sure it’s a good option for your family by first seeing a few of …

Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV crossover plug-in hybrid SUV on display at Brussels Expo
Crossover & Midsize

Does the Mitsubishi Outlander Have Apple CarPlay?

The 2020 Mitsubishi Outlander is struggling against its competitors. U.S. News ranked it 15th against other compact SUVs with a score of 6.2 of 10. The Mitsubishi Outlander scored a 9.0 in safety but only 5.8 for interior and 5.6 for performance. A J.D. Power reliability rating of 2.5 of 5 further detracted from the …

Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV crossover plug-in hybrid SUV on display at Brussels Expo
Crossover & Midsize

How Reliable Is the Mitsubishi Outlander?

Technically, the 2020 Mitsubishi Outlander is an award-winning car. Kelley Blue Book awarded it the 5-Year Cost to Own honor for 2020, and reliably keeping a car on the road at a reasonable cost is more important than ever. But a low cost doesn’t necessarily mean a car is a good value, and critics have …

2020 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV parked in front of home
Trucks & SUVs

Avoid The Mitsubishi Outlander, Its The Worst Family SUV

The Mitsubishi Outlander is supposed to be up there competing with the big dogs as an SUV with three rows. But instead of being an excellent option for your family, the Mitsubishi Outlander is falling behind the competition.  You Need To Avoid The Mitsubishi Outlander  The Mitsubishi Outlander starts around $24k, making it a price-friendly …

2020 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV | driving down highway
Hybrids & Electrics

Sustainable Cars: Mitsubishi Outlander Adds Plug-In Hybrid

Mitsubishi Motors has achieved numerous dishonors within the last few including Japan’s worse automaker in 2016. That same year, Consumer Reports gave the manufacturer an average reliability score but wouldn’t endorse a specific vehicle. In 2017, Mitsubishi was among the lowest car rankings on the JD Power Dependability Survey.  In 2020, Mitsubishi is making grand …