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2018 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport Overview

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The Mitsubishi Outlander Sport lives up to tis name, equipped with a Sportronic® Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT). But its powerful engine doesn’t sacrifice efficiency; in fact, its powertrain earns up to 30 mpg. Plus, the Outlander Sport’s cabin is decked out with advanced tech and comfortable materials.

The 2018 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport is available in three trims: ES, SE, and SEL.


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2018 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport

What’s New for the 2018 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport?

The Outlander Sport lost a trim for the 2018 model year, leaving the GT in 2017. While the powertrains remain the same for the new Outlander, the SUV’s safety has improved with available driver-assist technologies like Forward Collision Mitigation (FCM) and Lane Departure Warning (LDW).

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2018 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport Exterior

As a compact SUV, the Mitsubishi Outlander Sport packs a lot into its petite frame. Standard halogen headlights and available automatic-on/off High Intensity Discharge (HID) headlights give the Outlander Sport a grand entrance, while a distinguishing badge shows off the trim level you choose.

The 2018 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport is available in seven exterior colors: Rally Red Metallic, Alloy Silver Metallic, Mercury Gray Metallic, Quartz Brown Metallic, Octane Blue Metallic, Diamond White Pearl, and Labrador Black Metallic.

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Exterior features available on the 2018 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport ES

  • Rear privacy glass, Color-keyed folding side-view mirrors with turn indicators, 18-inch two-tone alloy wheels, Wheel arch moldings, Front windshield variable intermittent wipers, LED rear combination tail lights, Color-keyed outside door handles, Heated power side-view mirrors, Roof carrier plug-in accommodation, Roof spoiler, Color-keyed front and rear bumpers, Shark fin antenna, Temporary spare tire, 225/55R18 all-season tires, Rear window intermittent wiper/washer with defroster, Black front bumper under garnish, Halogen headlights

Exterior features available on the 2018 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport SE
-Adds to or replaces features on ES-

  • LED running lights, SE badge, Fog lights

Exterior features available on the 2018 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport SEL
-Adds to or replaces features on SE-

  • Front windshield rain-sensing wipers, High Intensity Discharge (HID) headlights, Black roof rails, Available panoramic glass roof with adjustable LED lighting, Single exhaust outlet with chrome tip, Chrome beltline molding, Automatic on/off headlights, Silver front bumper under garnish, Power-folding side-view mirrors, SEL badge

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2018 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport Performance

Standard on the 2018 Outlander Sport is a 2.0-liter MIVEC DOHC 16-valve inline four-cylinder engine. The engine can be paired to a five-speed manual transmission or an available INVECS_III Sportronic® Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT), producing 148 horsepower and 145 lb-ft of torque. The highest two trim levels, SE and SEL, are equipped with a 2.4-liter MIVEC DOHC 16-valve inline four-cylinder engine paired to the CVT. The larger engine gives off 168 horsepower and 167 lb-ft of torque.

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2018 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport Efficiency

The smaller 2.0-liter engine produces the best available fuel efficiency on the Outlander Sport, with 23/30/27 mpg city/highway/combined* on the front-wheel drive (FWD) and 23/29/26 mpg city/highway/combined on the all-wheel drive (AWD). The larger 2.4-liter engine offers similar fuel efficiency, with 23/29/25 mpg city/highway/combined on the FWD and 23/28/25 mpg city/highway/combined on the AWD.

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2018 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport Interior

For state-of-the-art audio, the 2018 Outlander Sport’s cabin comes standard with a four-speaker 7-inch touch panel audio system, equipped with Bluetooth® wireless technology and Digital HD Radio®. An even more dominating system, the 710-watt nine-speaker Rockford-Fostgate® premium sound system, is available on the SEL.

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Interior features available on the 2018 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport ES

  • Interior: Chrome-plated inner door handles, Tilt and telescopic steering wheel, Rear heated floor ducts, Cargo light, Front door panel storage pockets with bottle holder, Rear seat center armrest with cup holders, Mesh design center console, Cruise control, Soft-touch center console knee padding, Steering wheel audio and phone controls, Day/night rearview mirror, Center console box with armrest and cup holders, Retractable assist grips, Fabric seating surfaces, Front map lights, Rear cargo compartment, Five-passenger seating, 60/40 split fold-down rear seatback, Center dome light, Satin grey window switch panels, Remote hood and fuel door release lever, Instrument panel lower-center storage, Urethane shift knob, Power door locks, Micron air filtration, Carbon design audio panel, High-contrast meters, Soft-touch upper instrument panel and door trim, Upshift indicator light, Driver’s seat back pocket, Urethane steering wheel, ECO indicator light, Cargo tie-down hooks, Dual-visor vanity mirrors, Six-way adjustable driver’s seat, Power windows with driver’s auto-up/down, Four-way adjustable front passenger seat, Automatic climate control, Glove box
  • Radio and Technology: Bluetooth® wireless technology, AM/FM audio system, Rearview camera, Four speakers, Color multi-information display, Digital HD Radio®, USB port, 7-inch touch panel display audio system, Two 12-volt accessory outlets, Remote keyless entry with panic feature

Exterior features available on the 2018 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport SE
-Adds to or replaces features on ES-

  • Interior: Leather-wrapped shift knob, Dual-visor vanity mirrors with illumination, Leather-wrapped steering wheel, Steering wheel voice controls, Heated front seats, FAST-Key passive entry system with push-button start and panic feature, Combination soft-touch seating surfaces
  • Radio and Technology: SiriusXM® Satellite Radio with three-month subscription, Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™ compatibility, Six speakers, 7-inch Smartphone Link Display Audio (SDA) System, Dual USB ports

Exterior features available on the 2018 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport SEL
-Adds to or replaces features on SE-

  • Interior: Eight-way power-adjustable driver’s seat, Auto-dimming rearview mirror with Homelink®, Aluminum pedals, Gloss black with silver accent audio panel, Leather seating surfaces, Leather-wrapped parking brake handle
  • Radio and Technology: Available 710-watt nine-speaker Rockford-Fostgate® premium sound system, Forward Collision Mitigation (FCM), Lane Departure Warning (LDW)

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2018 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport Safety

With a sport performance vehicle, safety is of the utmost importance. That’s why the 2018 Outlander Sport offers a variety of safety features standard across every trim, including a RISE body construction, a LATCH child-restraint system, three-point seatbelts, and head restraints.

Standard Safety Features on the 2018 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport

  • Three-point seatbelts and head restraints for all seating positions
  • Adjustable front shoulder belts with pretensioner
  • LATCH child-restraint system
  • Front seat-mounted side airbags
  • Hill Start Assist (HSA)
  • Seven airbags including driver’s knee airbag
  • Anti-theft alarm system
  • RISE body construction
  • Traction Control Logic (TCL)
  • Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) with Electronic Brakeforce Distribution (EBD) and Brake Assist (BA)
  • Advanced dual-stage SRS front airbags
  • Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)
  • Anti-theft engine immobilizer
  • Active Stability Control (ASC)
  • Child safety rear door locks

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