Mitsubishi is trying to regain its footing and its now figured out what its new design language will be. The first model to showcase the brand’s new design language is the updated 2016 Outlander.
Mitsubishi is trying to regain its footing and its now figured out what its new design language will be. The first model to showcase the brand’s new design language is the updated 2016 Outlander. In addition to its updated exterior styling, the 2016 Outlander gets over 100 engineering and design improvements.
The 2016 Outlander features Mitsubishi’s new front design concept, “Dynamic Shield.” Mitsubishi says that this feature is inherited from the bumper side protection seen on generations of the Montero, providing unique protection for both the people and car.
Other updates include increased body and suspension structural rigidity, redesigned suspension and Electric Power Steering, noise-isolating windshield and rear door glass, more sound insulation throughout the vehicle, new dynamic front suspension and rear differential dampers, improved weather stripping and engine compartment trim. Additionally, the 2016 Outlander gets a new generation continuously-variable transmission that offers improved acceleration, performance, shift feel and torque delivery.
Inside the 2016 Outlander gets a redesigned steering wheel, seating surfaces, accent trim, rear folding seat, headliner, display audio system and auto-dimming rearview mirror with Homelink.