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2012 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport

2012 Toyota Matrix

  2011 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport 2WD 4-door CVT SE Angular Front Exterior View 2011 Toyota Matrix
Invoice $18,001 $17,808
23/31 20/32
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Bottom Line If you do most of your driving in the city, the 2012 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport is a pleasant, nimble runabout that offers strong value for the money. Read Full Review The 2012 Toyota Matrix combines the frugality of the best-selling Corolla with a little more sportiness and versatility--but it still comes up a bit short in features. Read Full Review
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  • Nimble and responsive
  • Excellent steering
  • Spacious and versatile
  • Refreshingly simple dash
  • Comfortable ride


  • Noisy inside
  • Drab interior materials
  • Sluggish on the highway (CVT)


  • Interior versatility
  • Comfortable ride
  • Maneuverability
  • Higher-mpg than a utility vehicle


  • Limited cargo space (seats up)
  • Rearward visibility
  • Road noise
  • Bare-bones interior trims
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