The best-selling Plug-in Hybrid-Electric Vehicle (PHEV) in Europe is coming to Canada.
The all-new 2018 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV arrives this December with a starting price of $42,998, and that’s before the applicable provincial electric-vehicle rebate programs.
Available in two well-equipped price lines and one package, SE S-AWC, SE S-AWC Touring Package and GT S-AWC, Outlander PHEV is the culmination of Mitsubishi Motors’ 100-year history of automotive excellence, 50 years of electro-mobility and decades of four-wheel drive technology honed on the international rally circuit.
Featuring a highly efficient 2.0-litre gas engine and two highly efficient electric motors, along with Mitsubishi Motors’ superior Super All-Wheel Control (S-AWC) system, the Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV delivers SUV capabilities and EV efficiency like nothing else in the industry.
A game-changer in the Canadian marketplace with no other product that compares, Outlander PHEV is the world’s first plug-in hybrid crossover SUV and the only such model with all-wheel drive in its class.
It is also the only PHEV with DC Fast Charging capability – providing an 80 per cent charge in less than 30 minutes.
The base SE S-AWC includes a myriad of standard features, most notably Blind Spot Warning and Rear Cross Traffic Alert, Smartphone Link Display Audio with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, Power Driver’s Seat, FAST-Key, SiriusXM Satellite Radio, 18-inch alloy wheels, Rearview Camera, Heated and Power Folding Side-View Mirrors, Variable Intermittent Rain-Sensing Front Wipers with De-Icer, Seven Airbags, Heated Front Seats, and much more.
The SE Touring Package, which brings the starting price to $45,998 and adds Power Sunroof, Premium Leather Seating surfaces, Power Front Passenger Seat, Heated Steering Wheel, LED Headlamps and LED Fog Lamps.
At the top of the line sits GT S-AWC, a premium offering at $49,998 and includes these additional items: Forward Collision Mitigation with pedestrian detection, Adaptive Cruise Control, Lane Departure Warning, Multi-View Camera System, Power Liftgate, Rockford-Fosgate Audio, Auto High Beams and a 1,500-Watt Power Inverter.
The 2018 Outlander PHEV comes with a fully transferable 10-year/160,000-km powertrain and battery limited warranty as well as a fully transferable five-year /160,000-km comprehensive warranty, and five-year unlimited mileage roadside assistance.