The UK’s best-value, seven-seat 4×4 SUV, the Mitsubishi Outlander Petrol, has been updated for 2020 to make it an even more attractive proposition for owners seeking maximum versatility from their family SUV.
The Mitsubishi Outlander Petrol is the most affordable SUV on the market that offers seven seats and four-wheel drive as standard, not to mention the convenience of an automatic transmission with steering-wheel-mounted paddle shifters also as standard.
Enhancements for 2020 include a reduction on CO2 emissions to 169g/km, reducing its first-year VED rate by £325, as well as improved equipment specification including a new, eight-inch infotainment system with smartphone connectivity, including Bluetooth, DAB digital radio, Apple CarPlay, Android Auto compatibility and a rear-view camera as well as a built-in TomTom satellite navigation system on top versions.
The climate control panel has also been redesigned for 2020, meaning the whole dashboard has a fresh look, while the driver’s seat now features power lumbar support and rear seat comfort has been improved with additional, ergonomic padding. The latest Outlander Petrol is now available with Mitsubishi signature Red Diamond paint finish as well.
In line with the rest of the Mitsubishi range, the naming of the trim levels also changes for 2020. The entry-level Outlander Petrol will be the Design version and in addition to seven seats, four-wheel drive, an automatic transmission and the new eight-inch infotainment system as standard, it is also equipped with 18-inch alloy wheels; heated front seats; Keyless Operation System; electronic parking brake; electric, folding heated door mirrors; front fog lamps, automatic lights and wipers; cruise control, dual-zone climate control and privacy glass.
The new top version, now called the Mitsubishi Outlander Exceed, adds leather upholstery with electric driver’s side adjustment; a 360° camera; built-in TomTom navigation; LED headlamps, high beams and fog lamps; heated steering wheel; power tailgate; Blind Spot Warning with Rear Cross Traffic Alert and twin rear USB ports.