2020 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV vs. 2019 Audi e-tron

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Safety

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Full-time four-wheel drive is standard on the Outlander PHEV. Full-time four-wheel drive gives added traction for safety in all conditions, not just off-road, like the only system available on the e-tron.

Both the Outlander PHEV and the e-tron have standard driver and passenger frontal airbags, front side-impact airbags, driver knee airbags, height adjustable front shoulder belts, four-wheel antilock brakes, traction control, electronic stability systems to prevent skidding, crash mitigating brakes, daytime running lights, lane departure warning systems, blind spot warning systems, rearview cameras, rear cross-path warning and available around view monitors.

Warranty

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The Outlander PHEV comes with a full 5-year/60,000-mile basic warranty, which covers the entire truck and includes 24-hour roadside assistance. The e-tron’s 4-year/50,000-mile basic warranty expires 1 year and 10,000 miles sooner.

Mitsubishi’s powertrain warranty covers the Outlander PHEV 6 years and 50,000 miles longer than Audi covers the e-tron. Any repair needed on the engine, transmission, axles, joints or driveshafts is fully covered for 10 years or 100,000 miles. Coverage on the e-tron ends after only 4 years or 50,000 miles.

There are over 18 percent more Mitsubishi dealers than there are Audi dealers, which makes it easier should you ever need service under the Outlander PHEV’s warranty.

Fuel Economy and Range

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On the EPA test cycle the Outlander PHEV running on electricity gets better fuel mileage than the e-tron (78 city/70 hwy vs. 74 city/73 hwy MPGe).

The Outlander PHEV’s maximum EPA estimated driving range on a full tank of fuel and a full charge is 315.8 miles, after which it can be refueled at any gas station in minutes. The e-tron’s range is only 204 miles, after which the minimum recharge time is 30 minutes for only an 80% charge at a specially configured quick charge station not available in most areas. A full recharge at a conventional charging station can take up to 9 hours.

Suspension and Handling

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For better maneuverability, the Outlander PHEV’s turning circle is 4.4 feet tighter than the e-tron’s (35.6 feet vs. 40 feet).

Chassis

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The Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV may be more efficient, handle and accelerate better because it weighs about 1550 pounds less than the Audi e-tron.

The Outlander PHEV is 8.2 inches shorter than the e-tron, making the Outlander PHEV easier to handle, maneuver and park in tight spaces.

The Outlander PHEV is 5.4 inches narrower than the e-tron, making the Outlander PHEV easier to handle and maneuver in traffic.

Passenger Space

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The Outlander PHEV has .8 inches more front headroom and .1 inches more front legroom than the e-tron.

For enhanced passenger comfort on long trips the Outlander PHEV’s rear seats recline. The e-tron’s rear seats don’t recline.

Cargo Capacity

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The Outlander PHEV has a much larger cargo volume with its rear seat up than the e-tron with its rear seat up (30.4 vs. 28.5 cubic feet). The Outlander PHEV has a much larger cargo volume with its rear seat folded than the e-tron with its rear seat folded (66.6 vs. 57 cubic feet).

Towing

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The Outlander PHEV’s standard towing capacity is much higher than the e-tron’s (1500 vs. 0 pounds).

Ergonomics

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While driving with high beams on, sensitive light sensors standard on the Outlander PHEV detect other vehicles which could be blinded and automatically switch to low beams. The e-tron doesn’t offer automatic dimming high beams.

On extremely cold winter days, the Outlander PHEV GT’s standard heated steering wheel provides comfort, allowing the driver to steer safely and comfortably before the vehicle heater warms up. The e-tron doesn’t offer a heated steering wheel.

The Outlander PHEV GT has a 115-volt a/c outlet, allowing you to recharge a laptop or run small household appliances without special adapters that can break or get misplaced. The e-tron doesn’t offer a house-current electrical outlet.

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