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2015 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport 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 Sport, 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 Sport and the Hyundai Santa Fe.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Mitsubishi Outlander Sport 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 Sport 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. Both the Mitsubishi Outlander Sport and the Hyundai Santa Fe have similar Destination Charges.

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

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Mitsubishi Outlander Sport has a lot less horsepower than the Hyundai Santa Fe.

Utility
The Mitsubishi Outlander Sport has less seating than the Hyundai Santa Fe, making the Hyundai Santa Fe the better choice, if you need to chauffeur many passengers. The Mitsubishi Outlander Sport has significantly less cargo capacity than the Hyundai Santa Fe.

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

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2015 Mitsubishi
Outlander Sport

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MSRP*: $19,595 - $24,195

2014 Hyundai
Santa Fe

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MSRP*: $29,900 - $35,750
Cash Back Rebate: Visit Rebate Center Up to $1,000
Low APR Loan: -- As low as 2.39%
Lease Incentive: -- As low as 0.89%
City MPG: 24 - 25 18
Highway MPG: 30 - 32 24 - 25
Engine(s): Inline-4 V-6
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 6 - 7
Basic Warranty: 5 years/60,000 miles 5 years/60,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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Invoice*: $18,942 - $23,389 $28,490 - $33,626

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