The 2017 Mitsubishi Outlander lives up to its name in a lot ways whether you are cruising through city streets or heading out into the remote back country.
The 2017 Outlander has an elegant, yet robust appearance with rugged bumpers and a silver grill with black accents that make it stand out from the rest.
With available seven passenger seating it’s a people mover but at the same time, fold down rear seats allow plenty of room for gear or cargo.
Billed as a cross-over vehicle, the Outlander comes in three models – the ES, SE, SEL, and GT 3.0 S-AWC.
Mitsubishi is so confident in this vehicle they have backed it with a ten-year / 100,000 mile Powertrain Limited Warranty and five-years unlimited miles Roadside Assistance.
Under the hood, there is a 2.4L engine that produces 166 horsepower.
In the GT model, the powerplant is a 3.0 L 24 valve V6 that puts out 224 horsepower and 215 lb-ft of torque.
For convenience, the interior includes a variety of available technology that will assist drivers while on the road and navigating through tight parking areas.
Available features include Forward Collision Mitigation, a multi-view camera system, Rear Cross Traffic Alert, and Blind Spot Warning and Lane Change Assist.
The Outlander has built a solid reputation as one of the premier vehicles when it comes to winter driving.
The 2017 model features available Super All-Wheel Control that combines several advanced technologies to give you maximum traction in adverse conditions.
There are four driver-selectable modes including Normal, Snow, Lock, and the AWC ECO mode.
The all-wheel drive capability make this vehicle a stand-out on snow covered and icy roads when traction is key to powering through difficult situations.
The 2017 Outlander is reasonably priced and offers excellent value together with many great features and the added bonus of reliability and security on winter roads.