2021 MINI MINI-Countryman vs. 2022 Mitsubishi Outlander | NewCars.com

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2021 MINI MINI-Countryman vs. 2022 Mitsubishi Outlander Review

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2021 MINI
MINI-Countryman

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2022 Mitsubishi
Outlander

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MSRP*
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$29,100 to $41,500
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$25,795 to $35,345
Invoice* $25,250 to $38,380 $25,465 to $34,346
MPG - City 23 - 26 24
MPG - Hwy 30 - 33 30 - 31
Engine(s) I-3, Inline-4 Inline-4
Seating Capacity 5 7
Basic Warranty 4 years/50,000 miles 5 years/60,000 miles

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Comfort
Passengers in the backseat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Mitsubishi Outlander than in the MINI MINI-Countryman, due to its greater head- and legroom. The Mitsubishi Outlander offers just a little more front head- and legroom than the MINI MINI-Countryman, offering the driver and front passenger a bit more room and comfort.

Convenience
The MINI MINI-Countryman requires fewer stops at the gas station than the Mitsubishi Outlander, making it more convenient to drive.

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). The MINI MINI-Countryman is somewhat more expensive than the Mitsubishi Outlander. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The MINI MINI-Countryman carries a much lower Destination Charge than the Mitsubishi Outlander.

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

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the MINI MINI-Countryman transmits power to its wheels a bit more effectively than the Mitsubishi Outlander.

Handling
The MINI MINI-Countryman has a larger turning radius than the Mitsubishi Outlander, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
The MINI MINI-Countryman has a little more horsepower than the Mitsubishi Outlander.

Utility
The MINI MINI-Countryman has less seating than the Mitsubishi Outlander, making the Mitsubishi Outlander the better choice, if you need to chauffeur many passengers. The MINI MINI-Countryman has significantly less cargo capacity than the Mitsubishi Outlander.

Warranty
The basic warranty of the MINI MINI-Countryman is not as nearly as extensive as that of the Mitsubishi Outlander.