2020 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross vs. 2020 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport | NewCars.com

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2020 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross vs. 2020 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport Review

New 2020 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross

2020 Mitsubishi
Eclipse Cross

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New 2020 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport

2020 Mitsubishi
Outlander Sport

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MSRP*
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$22,995 to $28,745
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$22,595 to $26,995
Invoice* $22,470 to $27,789 $21,958 to $26,232
MPG - City 25 - 26 23 - 24
MPG - Hwy 26 - 29 28 - 30
Engine(s) Inline-4 Inline-4
Seating Capacity 5 5
Basic Warranty 5 years/60,000 miles 5 years/60,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** ***** ****
Frontal Crash Rating** ***** ****
Side Crash Rating** ***** *****

**Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries.

*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 Sport than in the Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross, 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 Eclipse Cross and the Mitsubishi Outlander Sport.

Convenience
With the Mitsubishi Outlander Sport, you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross, due to its tank size and fuel economy.

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 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross or the Mitsubishi Outlander Sport, 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 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross and the Mitsubishi Outlander Sport have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross is about the same width as the Mitsubishi Outlander Sport. When looking at overall length, the Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Mitsubishi Outlander Sport.

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

Handling
The Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross has the same turning radius as the Mitsubishi Outlander Sport, so they both maneuver the same in and out of tight spots.

Performance
In terms of horsepower, it's a virtual tie between the Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross and the Mitsubishi Outlander Sport.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross and the Mitsubishi Outlander Sport. You'll be able to fit about the same amount of groceries in the Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross as you will in the Mitsubishi Outlander Sport.

Warranty
The Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Mitsubishi Outlander Sport.