2019 Mitsubishi Outlander GT S-AWC Test Drive

The 2019 Mitsubishi Outlander GT S-AWC is an affordable compact SUV. Mitsubishi’s advertising tagline used to be “Find Your Own Lane” which has been changed to “Drive Your Ambition”, and the Japanese automaker seems to have done just that, stepping up their game with their 2019 Mitsubishi Outlander model lineup, particularly with the top-of-line GT…

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2018 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV Test Drive

By Barbara & Bill Schaffer The 2018 Mitsubishi Outlander Plug-In Hybrid is new to the U.S. Crossover party this year. In fact, it takes the elite position of being the world?s first plug-in hybrid crossover and as the best-selling PHEV in Europe and now it?s available in the United States. The all-new 2018 Mitsubishi Outlander…

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2018 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV Test Drive

?2018 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV? World?s First Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicle with DC Fast Charging A few major considerations confront the consumers of Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicles ? the first is range capability, followed by overall fuel efficiency, and then time required for recharging. The 2018 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV delivers a total combined gas and electric…

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2018 NWAPA Drive Revolution – Part 3

FAMILY-SIZE PLUG-IN HYBRIDS By Barbara & Bill Schaffer Each year members of the Northwest Automotive Press Association meet to evaluate some of the latest and greatest environmentally friendly vehicles available to U.S. consumers. This year the competition was held at the Pearson Air Museum located on the grounds of the Fort Vancouver Historic Reserve in…

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2018 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport Test Drive

?2018 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport? Attractive and Affordable Premium Compact SUV Mitsubishi has eliminated several once popular vehicles from their inventory devoting their primary focus on maintaining a competitive position with their Mitsubishi Outlander and Mitsubishi Outlander Sport SUVs. There are two engines, two transmissions and two drive configurations to be found in six specific models…

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2017 Mitsubishi Outlander GT Test Drive

?2017 Mitsubishi Outlander GT S-AWC? A Redesigned and reengineered Premium Compact SUV Mitsubishi?s advertising tagline is ?Find Your Own Lane? and the Japanese automaker seems to have done just that with their 2017 Mitsubishi Outlander model lineup, particularly with the top-of-line GT version….

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Mitsubishi Outlander Sport Test Drive

By Barbara & Bill Schaffer With the large popularity of the big name compact crossovers, the Mitsubishi Outlander Sport sometimes gets overlooked, but it?s still a viable option for new car shoppers. The Outlander Sport is the shorter two-row variation of the three-row Outlander and has more of a ?sporty? nature by execution and of…

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NWAPA Mudfest 2016 ? Part 1

By Barbara & Bill Schaffer Shelton, Wash. ? One of our favorite events each year is the annual Northwest Automotive Press Association?s (NWAPA) Mudfest. We were involved in the creation of the annual SUV evaluation and have participated in a majority of the programs during the event?s 22-year history. Mudfest has evolved through the years…

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2016 Mitsubishi Outlander GT Test Drive

?2016 Mitsubishi Outlander? A Redesigned and reengineered Premium Compact SUV   San Francisco – Mitsubishi?s advertising tagline is ?Find Your Own Lane? and the Japanese automaker seems to have done just that with their 2016 Mitsubishi Outlander model lineup, particularly with the top-of-line GT version….

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2016 Mitsubishi Outlander Test Drive

By Barbara Schaffer San Francisco — Although it wasn?t planned, my husband Bill, and I spent the last week driving the 2015 Mitsubishi Outlander at home before I went to San Francisco for the introduction of the 2016 Mitsubishi Outlander, so I was pretty familiar with it. There?s a lot to like about the 2015…

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