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2014 Mitsubishi Outlander vs. 2014 Hyundai Santa Fe Review

Comparison Review


Comfort
Passengers in the backseat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Hyundai Santa Fe than in the Mitsubishi Outlander, due to its greater head- and legroom. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between front seat comfort in the Mitsubishi Outlander and the Hyundai Santa Fe.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Mitsubishi Outlander as you will with the Hyundai Santa Fe, 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). Clearly, the Mitsubishi Outlander is a better financial choice over the Hyundai Santa Fe, when considering MSRP. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. In this case, the Mitsubishi Outlander will cost less to deliver to the dealership than the Hyundai Santa Fe.

Dimensions
Since the Mitsubishi Outlander is much slimmer than the Hyundai Santa Fe, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. If you go with the Mitsubishi Outlander, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Hyundai Santa Fe.

Drivetrain
The Mitsubishi Outlander has much lower torque than the Hyundai Santa Fe, which generally means that it won't feel as fast or powerful.

Handling
The Mitsubishi Outlander has a smaller turning radius than the Hyundai Santa Fe, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
In terms of towing capacity, the Hyundai Santa Fe is clearly the choice over the Mitsubishi Outlander for pulling heavy loads. When it comes to horsepower, the Mitsubishi Outlander has a lot less horsepower than the Hyundai Santa Fe.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Mitsubishi Outlander and the Hyundai Santa Fe. The Mitsubishi Outlander has significantly less cargo capacity than the Hyundai Santa Fe.

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


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2014 Mitsubishi
Outlander

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MSRP*: $22,995 - $27,795
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2014 Hyundai
Santa Fe

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MSRP*: $29,900 - $35,550
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Cash Back Rebate: Up to $1,500 Up to $750
Low APR Loan: As low as 0.00% As low as 2.90%
Lease Incentive: As low as 4.44% As low as 1.61%
City MPG: 20 - 25 18
Highway MPG: 28 - 31 24 - 25
Engine(s): Inline-4, V-6 V-6
Seating Capacity: 7 - 7 6 - 7
Basic Warranty: 5 years/60,000 miles 5 years/60,000 miles
Safety Rating: Front
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Safety Rating: Side
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Safety Rating: Rear
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Invoice*: $22,024 - $26,621 $28,490 - $33,440

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