2013 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport Updated, Priced From $19,170

Jason Siu
by Jason Siu

The now made in the USA 2013 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport is hitting dealerships and will start at $19,170 excluding a destination charge of $825. The new MSRP is $375 more than the outgoing model.

The 2013 Outlander Sport is now produced in the Japanese automaker’s Normal, Illinois plant, shifting its production to America. For the 2013 model year, Mitsubishi updated its Outlander Sport with a new front bumper, grille, black side skirts, and 18-inch wheels. The interior also gets a nice update with new color choices, chrome accents, and a redesigned All Wheel Control button.

Performance has remain unchanged with the same 2.0-liter, four-cylinder with 148-hp under the hood. The powerplant is mated to a continuously variable transmission. The only tweak the automaker made is to the rear multi-link suspension.

GALLERY: 2013 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport

Jason Siu
Jason Siu

Jason Siu began his career in automotive journalism in 2003 with Modified Magazine, a property previously held by VerticalScope. As the West Coast Editor, he played a pivotal role while also extending his expertise to Modified Luxury & Exotics and Modified Mustangs. Beyond his editorial work, Jason authored two notable Cartech books. His tenure at AutoGuide.com saw him immersed in the daily news cycle, yet his passion for hands-on evaluation led him to focus on testing and product reviews, offering well-rounded recommendations to AutoGuide readers. Currently, as the Content Director for VerticalScope, Jason spearheads the content strategy for an array of online publications, a role that has him at the helm of ensuring quality and consistency across the board.

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  • Earl Earl on Jul 17, 2012

    still good looking but wimpy 2.0 with cvt.....pass maybe ralliart 2.0T with dual clutch.... or at least the 2.4 with 6 speed manual... (lancersportback owner)