Mitsubishi Outlander vs. the Eclipse Cross


Mitsubishi Outlander vs Eclipse Cross

Comparing Mitsubishi vs Mitsubishi: The Outlander vs Eclipse Cross SUVs

The Mitsubishi Outlander and Eclipse Cross are two of the top SUVs from this exceptional brand and both can be found in our latest inventory at Michaud Mitsubishi in Danvers, MA. We compared the differences between these two crossovers, so you can decide which is right for you. Our dealership is conveniently located just a short drive away from Woburn using our handy directions for the best route.

Price & Warranty

Outlander vs Eclipse Cross: Price and Warranties

  • The Outlander is priced slightly higher than the Eclipse Cross, at a starting price of $26,095 compared to the $23,695 starting price of the Eclipse Cross.
  • Both of these SUVs come backed by Mitsubishi warranties, which last longer than those of most other brands, especially the 10-year/100,000-mile Powertrain Warranty, standard on all Mitsubishi crossovers.
  • In addition, both SUVs come backed by five years of 24-hour emergency roadside assistance, with no mileage restrictions, so you're never stranded anywhere without help!

Engine Power

Outlander vs Eclipse Cross: Performance and Fuel Economy

  • The Outlander has a slightly more powerful engine overall, with a MIVEC four-cylinder engine that generates 181-horsepower and 181 pound-feet of torque, though the Eclipse Cross' turbocharged performance generates 151-horsepower and up to 184 pound-feet.
  • The Eclipse Cross has better city fuel economy, traveling up to 26 mpg in the city of Lynn, MA and 29 mpg on the highway, whereas the Outlander is a great choice for highway driving, traveling up to 24 mpg in the city and 31 mpg on the highway.
  • The Outlander has a bit more towing to offer, and can haul up to 2,000 lbs., though the Eclipse Cross only falls slightly short, with a towing capacity of up to 1,500 lbs.

Inside the Ride

Outlander vs Eclipse Cross: Interior and Safety

  • The Mitsubishi Outlander seats up to seven passengers, with a passenger volume of 125.5 cubic feet of passenger volume, versus the five-seat capacity and 96.7 cubic feet of passenger volume provided by the Eclipse Cross.
  • Both of these SUVs share many of the same driver-assist safety features, though the current Outlander has more standard features across all trim levels, including Automatic High Beams (AHB), Driver Attention Alert (DAA), Forward Collision Mitigation (FCM) with pedestrian detection, and Blind Spot Warning with Lane Change Assist (BSW w/ LCA).
  • The Eclipse Cross comes standard with FCW and Lane Departure Warning (LDW), but the other features that are standard on the Outlander only come available on select trims of the Eclipse Cross.

Reliability and Perfection

Which is Right for You?

After a quick comparison, the question remains, "which is right for you?" The Outlander is a great option for highway driving and large families, but the Eclipse Cross is just as reliable on the city streets and offers a peppier acceleration. Fortunately, both of these SUVs come priced affordably, with plenty of great deals available through Michaud Mitsubishi.

We invite you to test drive a Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross or Outlander here at Michaud Mitsubishi today. You can also find plenty of great options for sale in our used inventory, including these two crossovers. Our dealership and on-site service center are conveniently located on Andover St in Danvers, MA!


    80 Andover St
    Danvers, MA 01923

    • Sales: (978) 774-4040
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