Compare 2022 Mitsubishi Outlander vs 2022 Subaru Forester

2022 Mitsubishi Outlander
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ES FWD
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Outlander ES FWD 24 31 $25,761 $26,095
Outlander ES S-AWC 24 30 $27,538 $27,895
Outlander SE FWD 24 31 $28,321 $29,165
Outlander SE Launch Edition FWD 24 31 $29,447 $29,995
Outlander SE Launch Edition S-AWC 24 30 $30,896 $31,795
Outlander SE S-AWC 24 30 $30,070 $30,945
Outlander SEL FWD 24 31 $31,333 $32,245
Outlander SEL Launch Edition S-AWC 24 30 $34,345 $35,345
Outlander SEL S-AWC 24 30 $33,082 $34,045
Outlander PHEV GT S-AWC N/A N/A $41,272 $42,695
Outlander PHEV LE S-AWC N/A N/A $37,405 $38,695
Outlander PHEV SEL S-AWC N/A N/A $35,762 $36,995
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CVT
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Forester CVT 26 33 $23,743 $25,195
Forester Limited CVT 26 33 $29,778 $31,875
Forester Premium CVT 26 33 $26,488 $28,195
Forester Sport CVT 26 33 $27,931 $29,765
Forester Touring CVT 26 33 $32,908 $35,295
Forester Wilderness CVT 25 28 $30,738 $32,820
Pricing
Invoice Price
$25,761
$23,743
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$26,095
$25,195
Monthly Payment Estimate
$435 / month
$420 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
6.5
6.8
TCC’s Bottom Line
The 2022 Mitsubishi Outlander sells solid crossover utility with grace notes of throwback SUV style. The 2022 Subaru Forester rains value down on crossover-SUV drivers, and safety’s a very close second.
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Fuel Economy
City
24 mpg 26 mpg
Highway
31 mpg 33 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Small SUV 2WD Small SUV 4WD
Interior Dimensions
Passenger Volume (ft³)
125.5 111.6
Third Hip Room (in)
42.1 -
Second Shoulder Room (in)
55.9 57.2
Front Leg Room (in)
41.7 43.3
Third Head Room (in)
34.5 -
Front Hip Room (in)
54 54.5
Passenger Capacity
7 5
Third Shoulder Room (in)
51.2 -
Second Leg Room (in)
39.9 39.4
Front Head Room (in)
40.6 41.2
Second Hip Room (in)
53.3 53.5
Front Shoulder Room (in)
57.9 58.1
Third Leg Room (in)
18.7 -
Second Head Room (in)
39.1 39.6
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in)
62.7 61.6
Min Ground Clearance (in)
8.3 8.7
Length, Overall (in)
185.4 182.7
Height, Overall (in)
68.7 67.5
Track Width, Rear (in)
63.1 61.8
Wheelbase (in)
106.5 105.1
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
74.7 71.5
Liftover Height (in)
- 28.5
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
11.7 28.9
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³)
33.5 28.9
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³)
79.7 74.2
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in)
- 43.3
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in)
- 69.9
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in)
- 51.2
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in)
- 34.8
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in)
- 35.7
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
13 11.2
Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc 4-Wheel Disc
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
13.8 11.6
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
14.5 16.6
Steering
Steering Type
Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
36.1 35.4
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P235/60HR18 P225/60HR17
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Front Tire Size
P235/60HR18 P225/60HR17
Spare Tire Size
NA Compact
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
2000 1500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
2000 1500
Maximum Trailering Capacity (lbs)
2000 1500
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
200 150
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
200 150
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
3593 3454
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in)
18 X 7.5 17 X 7
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Steel
Spare Wheel Material
NA Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
18 X 7.5 17 X 7
Spare Wheel Size (in)
NA Compact
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Steel
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
620 -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
120 -
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
181 @ 3600 176 @ 4400
Engine Order Code
NA NA
Displacement
2.5 L/152 2.5 L/152
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
181 @ 6000 182 @ 5800
Engine Type
Regular Unleaded I-4 Regular Unleaded H-4
Fuel System
Gasoline Direct Injection Gasoline Direct Injection
Mileage
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
27 (Est) 29
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
31 (Est) 33
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
24 (Est) 26
Transmission
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
5.69 3.70
Trans Type
1 7
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1)
1.96 3.69
Trans Order Code
NA NA
Trans Description Cont.
CVT w/OD CVT w/OD
First Gear Ratio (:1)
2.63 - 0.38 3.60 - 0.75
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
- 0.56
Summary
Vehicle Name
Mitsubishi Outlander Subaru Forester
Body Style
Sport Utility Sport Utility
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link Double Wishbone
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link Double Wishbone
Suspension Type - Front
Strut Strut
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut Strut
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
6.5 (Est) 6.1
Crash Test Ratings
Overall Rating
Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Driver
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Passenger
Overall Side Crash Rating
Side Barrier Rating
Side Barrier Rating Driver
Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat
Side Pole Rating Driver Front Seat
Combined Side Rating Front Seat
Combined Side Rating Rear Seat
Rollover Rating
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2022 Mitsubishi Outlander
  • 2022 Outlander supplies building
  • Lease: From $259/mo
  • Rebates: Up to $2,750 off
  • Finance: From 1.9% APR
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2022 Subaru Forester
  • 2022 Forester arriving; 2021s sold out
  • Lease: From $255/mo
  • Rebates: No factory rebate; dealer discounting possible
  • Finance: From 1.9% APR
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