2022 brings us the newly redesigned Mitsubishi Outlander. The 5th generation SUV combines luxury and performance to bring drivers a new signature look. For 2022, Mitsubishi leaned into a sleek and dynamic design that complements function. Strong sculpted sides make their way into a bold and distinctive front face that helps the SUV stand out. The luxury SUV doesn’t sacrifice function or performance with its 2.5L four-cylinder engine and All-Wheel Control technology. These allow drivers to remain engaged throughout their drive. They also provide smoother handling and comfort.
2.5-liter MIVEC DOHC Four-Cylinder
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All 2022 Mitsubishi Outlanders come installed with a 2.5-liter MIVEC DOHC four-cylinder direct-injection engine. Capable of 181 horsepower and 181lb-ft of torque, this engine comes paired with a continuously variable transmission (CVT). Mitsubishi made sure to create an engine that balanced fuel economy with acceleration performance. The 2022 Outlander’s engine incorporates direct injection along with several other technologies. These include an electrically operated valve timing control system, cooled exhaust gas recirculation, and a mirror bore coating. These provide the 2022 Outlander with 24 mpg in the city and 31 mpg on the highway.
Driving and Handling
The 2022 Mitsubishi Outlander offers drivers a smooth and comfortable driving experience. A new chassis and suspension provide improved stability and performance. Additionally, the use of Mitsubishi’s new All-Wheel Control technology makes driving more engaging. The unique four-wheel-drive mode technology developed by Mistubishi provides drivers with six drive modes. The technology features direct coupling with a quick torque response. Along with this, the 2022 Outlander comes with improved dual-pinion electric power steering which helps deliver more natural steering.
The 2022 Outlander has a newly redesigned exterior. A wider more muscular stance helps create a powerful image for the luxury SUV. Sculpted sides mesh well with a hexagonal rear end and a bold front face lets the SUV stand out from the competition. 20-inch wheels help further the dominating image of the 2022 Outlander.
New full-LED headlights come positioned both high and low on the 2022 Outlander. These provide better lighting and help with recognition from other drivers. T-shaped high-stability rear lights add to the impressive SUV.
The 2022 Outlander comes available with several trims: 2.5 ES, 2.5 SE, 2.5 SEL, SE Tech, and SEL Touring. Each trim offers more in the way of technology and convenience. This may include power-folding side mirrors for example. For colors, the 2022 Mistubishi Outlander offers Labrador Black Pearl, White Diamond, Black Diamond, Alloy Silver Metallic, and Red Diamond.
Inside the 2022 Outlander, drivers will note a meticulously designed interior that portrays a Japanese style of hospitality. Mitsubishi believes attention is in the details. With the 2022 Outlander, the smallest of details like knobs and dials are designed in a way to reflect elegance and luxury. This extends to the steering wheel, the interior lighting, display controls, even the storage. Speaking of, the 2022 Outlander is very spacious inside. It offers 33.5 cubic inches of cargo space. This is sizable enough, but the SUV has an extended door frame which makes loading and unloading easier. The luxury SUV also comfortably sits seven people. Climate control, power seating adjustments, and a quiet interior make riding in the 2022 Mistubishi Outlander a neatly comfortable experience.
The 2022 Outlander provides drivers with many convenience and driver-assist features. 2022 Mitsubishi Outlander owners will enjoy an advanced 10-speaker Bose sound system with digital subwoofers. With Mitsubishi Connect, they will have a suite of connectivity services available which will allow them to interact with apps and use various features like Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. The 2022 Outlander features a 12.3-inch digital driver display screen that alerts and updates drivers about the status of their vehicle. The screen is fully customizable and has navigation, entertainment, and All-Wheel Control information.
Safety Features and Warranty
The 2022 Outlander has plenty of safety features. The SUV comes equipped with MI-Pilot Assist which is Mitsubishi’s advanced driver-assist system. It features lane-keep assist, lane centering, speed control, and smoother turning and highway exiting. Additional safety features for the 2022 Mitsubishi Outlander include active blind spot assist, rear automatic emergency braking, forward collision mitigation, a tire pressure monitoring system, and a 360-degree multi-view camera.
The 2022 Outlander comes with a basic 5-year/60,000-mile warranty. It also has a limited powertrain warranty for 10-years/100,000 miles and an anti-corrosion warranty for 7-years/100,000 miles. Finally, roadside assistance comes with a 5-year warranty.