When it is about mid-size crossovers, the Outlander is definitely one of the leaders in the world’s car industry. This excellent model was originally released in 2000. During these 15 years of production, we saw three generations of it. Current model, which is expected soon to come with several refreshments, was launched in 2012. If we consider life of company’s models, it is expected that next generation of this excellent crossover will come in 2017. The 2017 Mitsubishi Outlander will come with numerous changes. We expect to see plenty of novelties both in visual and technical aspects.
2017 Mitsubishi Outlander specs
The 2017 Mitsubishi Outlander is expected to come completely redesigned. We will see changes in all aspects. New model will get new platform, which will feature new, much lighter body, made of lightweight materials. When it is about visual appearance, we expect to see a whole new look of 2017 Outlander. It is expected that look of new model will be heavily based on PHEV Concept-S. However, it will feature plenty of unique details too. It will come with completely redesigned front fascia, which will be also used for other company’s new models such as Pajero, Triton etc. When it is about interior, we expect big changes too. Although exact details are still unknown, it is for sure that 2017 Outlander will completely new cabin, which will besides new styling also be equipped with plenty of advanced technologies.
2017 Mitsubishi Outlander powertrain
When it is about engines, we expect several units in offer for 2017 Mitsubishi Outlander. However, exact details are still unknown. Current model is available in two petrol variants. The base model is equipped with 2.4-liter engine with 166 hp and 162 lb-ft of torque. Other engine is company’s is well-known and proven 3.0 liter V6, which outputs 224 horsepower and 215 pound-feet of torque. Just like current model, 2017 Outlander will be also available in a plug-in hybrid variant. According to the rumors, we will see new system, which will feature next generation of electric motors, batteries etc.
2017 Mitsubishi Outlander release date and price
The arrival of next-generation model is expected in about two years. However, more precise date is still unknown. We don’t expect that the price of 2017 Mitsubishi Outlander will be much different, compared to current model.