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2014 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport vs. 2015 Mitsubishi Outlander Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
Rear passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Hyundai Santa Fe Sport than in the Mitsubishi Outlander. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between front seat comfort in the Hyundai Santa Fe Sport and the Mitsubishi Outlander.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Hyundai Santa Fe Sport as you will with the Mitsubishi Outlander, as they are both able to travel similar distances on a tank of gas.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). Whether you pick the Hyundai Santa Fe Sport or the Mitsubishi Outlander, it's going to cost you about the same. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. Both the Hyundai Santa Fe Sport and the Mitsubishi Outlander have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
Since the Hyundai Santa Fe Sport is much wider than the Mitsubishi Outlander, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. When looking at overall length, the Hyundai Santa Fe Sport takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Mitsubishi Outlander.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the Hyundai Santa Fe Sport transmits power to its wheels a bit more effectively than the Mitsubishi Outlander.

Handling
The Hyundai Santa Fe Sport has a larger turning radius than the Mitsubishi Outlander, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When considering towing capacity, the Hyundai Santa Fe Sport is clearly the choice over the Mitsubishi Outlander for pulling heavy loads. The Hyundai Santa Fe Sport has a little more horsepower than the Mitsubishi Outlander.

Utility
The Hyundai Santa Fe Sport has less seating than the Mitsubishi Outlander, making the Mitsubishi Outlander the better choice, if you need to chauffeur many passengers. The Hyundai Santa Fe Sport has a roomier cargo area for putting your bags or other items than the Mitsubishi Outlander.

Warranty
The Hyundai Santa Fe Sport comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Mitsubishi Outlander.

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2014 Hyundai
Santa Fe Sport

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MSRP*: $24,950 - $32,400

2015 Mitsubishi
Outlander

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MSRP*: $23,195 - $28,195
Cash Back Rebate: Up to $750 Visit Rebate Center
Low APR Loan: As low as 2.90% As low as 0.00%
Lease Incentive: As low as 0.12% As low as 5.14%
City MPG: 18 - 20 20 - 25
Top 10 Fuel Efficient
Highway MPG: 24 - 27 28 - 31
Engine(s): Inline-4 Inline-4, V-6
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 7 - 7
Basic Warranty: 5 years/60,000 miles 5 years/60,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
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Frontal Crash Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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***** Not Tested
Invoice*: $23,964 - $30,706 $22,422 - $27,256

Days On Lot: Comparing Ease of Negotiation

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