Mitsubishi Outlander vs Hyundai Santa Fe

Trying to decide between the 2022 Mitsubishi Outlander and the 2022 Hyundai Santa Fe? If so, then you’re in the right place! On this page, we at Bill Penney Mitsubishi have put together a detailed and comprehensive comparison designed to help shoppers in Huntsville, Athens, and Elkmont, AL, find the right SUV.

Below, you’ll see how the Outlander and the Santa Fe stack up against each other when it comes to performance, interior space, comfort, and technology.

Outlander vs Santa Fe: Performance

Under the hood of both the 2022 Mitsubishi Outlander and the 2022 Hyundai Santa Fe, you’ll find a standard 2.5L 4-cylinder engine that works together with a standard front-wheel drivetrain. However, that’s where the commonality ends between the powertrain of these two models.

The Outlander’s standard engine works with a Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT), which boosts fuel economy to an efficient EPA-estimated 24 city/31 highway MPG.*

The Santa Fe, on the other hand, doesn’t offer a CVT, so its fuel economy will suffer.

2022 Outlander vs 2022 Santa Fe: Space & Comfort

One of the biggest appeals of an SUV is having plenty of space for both your passengers and your cargo. Inside the 2022 Mitsubishi Outlander, you’ll have more than enough room for both with seven spacious seats to take advantage of and more than 78 total cubic feet of cargo space.

The Outlander doesn’t stop there, though. Up the comfort in the Outlander even more with features like 8-way power-adjustable front seats, heated front seats, a heated steering wheel, and a dual-zone automatic climate control system. You can even upgrade to models with heated rear seats and 3-zone automatic climate control.

As for the 2022 Hyundai Santa Fe, you’ll have access to most of these features. However, you’ll only have five seats in this model and only 72.1 cubic feet of cargo volume.

Mitsubishi Outlander vs Hyundai Santa Fe: Technology

Both the 2022 Mitsubishi Outlander and the 2022 Hyundai Santa Fe offer a standard 8-inch touchscreen audio system display that offers all kinds of helpful capabilities. With these systems, you’ll be able to take advantage of Bluetooth® hands-free phone calling and audio streaming as well as the standard rearview cameras that come in both models.

The Mitsubishi Outlander and the Santa Fe can also be equipped with more advanced infotainment systems that offer smartphone app integration, like Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto and camera systems with expanded views.

There are a few additional tech features the Outlander and the Santa Fe both make available as well, like the intelligent Head-Up Display. Although you can find his feature in both, it’s available in more models for the Outlander than for the Santa Fe.

2022 Mitsubishi Outlander vs 2022 Santa Fe: Which One?

As you can see, the 2022 Mitsubishi Outlander comes out on top in every category with its efficient powertrain, family-friendly interior, and many exciting features. Now that you have a better idea of what this model has to offer, it’s time to get behind the wheel for a test drive.

Shoppers in the areas of Huntsville, Athens, and Elkmont, Alabama, can schedule a 2022 Mitsubishi Outlander test drive by giving us a call at Bill Penney Mitsubishi today!

* 2022 EPA Fuel Economy Estimates: 24 City/31 Highway for Outlander ES, SE, SEL 2WD, 24 City/30 Highway for Outlander ES, SE & SEL S-AWC. Actual mileage may vary with driving conditions. Use for comparison only.