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2022 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross vs. 2021 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport Review

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2022 Mitsubishi
Eclipse Cross

MSRP*: $23,395 to $28,995
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2021 Mitsubishi
Outlander Sport

MSRP*: $20,995 to $26,995
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Invoice* $22,861 to $28,030 $20,726 to $26,230
MPG - City 25 - 26 MPG 23 - 24 MPG
MPG - Hwy 26 - 29 MPG 28 - 30 MPG
Seating Capacity 5 seats 5 seats
Cargo Space 50.1 ft3 49.5 ft3
Engine Inline-4 Inline-4
Transmission Auto Manual Auto Manual
Drivetrain Four-wheel, Front-wheel Four-wheel, Front-wheel
Horsepower 152 hp 148 - 168 hp
Towing Capacity 1,500 lbs Info not available
Exterior Length 179.0 in 171.9 in
Exterior Width 71.1 in 71.3 in
Leg Room Front 40.9 in
Rear 35.3 in
Front 41.6 in
Rear 36.3 in
Head Room Front 39.5 in
Rear 37.3 in
Front 39.4 in
Rear 37.9 in
Basic Warranty 5 years/60,000 miles 5 years/60,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** Info not available ****
Frontal Crash Rating** Info not available ****
Side Crash Rating** Info not available *****

**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
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross as you will with the Mitsubishi Outlander Sport, 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). The Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross is somewhat more expensive than the Mitsubishi Outlander Sport. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross will cost more in terms of transportation costs than the Mitsubishi Outlander Sport.

Dimensions
The Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross is about the same width as the Mitsubishi Outlander Sport. For some people, bigger is better. If that's the case for you, then you'll be happier with the Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross, which is slightly longer 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.

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