The 2017 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport and Ford Escape serve as two of the more popular crossovers in the industry. Their attractive styling and family-sized interiors make them excellent choices. However, when the two go tire-to-tire, things aren’t quite as clean cut. The MitsubishiOutlander Sport tops the Ford Escape where it matters.
At the end of the day, price is a major determining factor in your next vehicle. The 2017 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport is much for affordable, coming in significantly less than the Ford Escape.
Both the Mitsubishi Outlander Sport and Ford Escape offer similar fuel economy. The Outlander Sport pulls ahead in the city, earning up to an EPA-estimated 23 MPG.* That’s two more miles per gallon than the Ford Escape. The Ford Escape can barely match the Mitsubishi Outlander Sport on the highway, earning an EPA-estimated 29 MPG and 30 MPG respectively.*
When it comes down to accessibility, the Mitsubishi Outlander Sport takes top prize with ease. The sheer versatility of the model thanks to a carefully engineered interior makes it a breeze to load and unload both passengers and cargo. A standard armrest storage offers a convenient location to keep miscellaneous items accessible, but out of the way until you need them.
The Mitsubishi Outlander Sport also offers a tighter curb-to-curb turning circle.