2024 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV vs. 2024 Volvo XC40 Review

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2024 Mitsubishi
Outlander PHEV

MSRP*: $40,345 to $50,345
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2024 Volvo

MSRP*: $40,500 to $49,300
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MPG - City Info not available 24 MPG
MPG - Hwy Info not available Info not available
Seating Capacity 7 seats 5 seats
Cargo Space 64.3 ft3 57.5 ft3
  • 248-hp, 2.4-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Plug-In Electric/Gas)
  • 247-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline/Mild Electric Hybrid)
Transmission Automatic Automatic
Drivetrain Four Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Horsepower 248 hp 247 hp
Towing Capacity 1,500 lbs 3,500 lbs
Exterior Length 185.4 in 174.8 in
Exterior Width 84.4 in 75.2 in
Leg Room Front 41.7 in
Rear 38.1 in
Front 40.9 in
Rear 36.1 in
Head Room Front 39.8 - 40.6 in
Rear 37.4 - 39.1 in
Front 37.6 in
Rear 38.3 in

*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

Rear passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV than in the Volvo XC40. The Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV will be popular with taller drivers and passengers in the front seat, due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Volvo XC40.

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 Outlander PHEV or the Volvo XC40, it's going to cost you about the same.

Since the Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV is much wider than the Volvo XC40, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. If you go with the Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Volvo XC40.

The Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV has a smaller turning radius than the Volvo XC40, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

In terms of towing capacity, the Volvo XC40 is clearly the choice over the Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV for pulling heavy loads. In terms of horsepower, it's a virtual tie between the Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV and the Volvo XC40.

The Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV has much lower torque than the Volvo XC40, which generally means that it won't feel as fast or powerful.

The Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV offers greater seating capacity than the Volvo XC40, making it a better choice for those who find themselves chauffeuring others around. The Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV has a roomier cargo area for putting your bags or other items than the Volvo XC40.