2020 Kia Niro vs. 2020 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport: Compare reviews, safety ratings, fuel economy, etc.

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2020 Kia Niro vs. 2020 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport Review

New 2020 Kia Niro

2020 Kia
Niro

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New 2020 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport

2020 Mitsubishi
Outlander Sport

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MSRP*
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$24,590 to $32,790
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$22,595 to $26,995
Invoice* $23,853 to $31,807 $21,958 to $26,232
MPG - City 46 - 51 23 - 24
MPG - Hwy 40 - 46 28 - 30
Engine(s) Inline-4 Inline-4
Seating Capacity 5 5
Basic Warranty 5 years/60,000 miles 5 years/60,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** **** ****
Frontal Crash Rating** **** ****
Side Crash Rating** ***** *****

**Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries.

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Comfort
Rear passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Kia Niro than in the Mitsubishi Outlander Sport. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between front seat comfort in the Kia Niro and the Mitsubishi Outlander Sport.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Kia Niro as you will with the Mitsubishi Outlander Sport, as they are both able to travel similar distances on a tank of gas.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). The Kia Niro is somewhat more expensive than the Mitsubishi Outlander Sport. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. In this case, the Kia Niro will cost less to deliver to the dealership than the Mitsubishi Outlander Sport.

Dimensions
The Kia Niro is about the same width as the Mitsubishi Outlander Sport. When looking at overall length, the Kia Niro takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Mitsubishi Outlander Sport.

Drivetrain
The Kia Niro has much lower torque than the Mitsubishi Outlander Sport, which generally means that it won't feel as fast or powerful.

Handling
The Kia Niro has the same turning radius as the Mitsubishi Outlander Sport, so they both maneuver the same in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Kia Niro has a lot less horsepower than the Mitsubishi Outlander Sport.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Kia Niro and the Mitsubishi Outlander Sport. The Kia Niro has a roomier cargo area for putting your bags or other items than the Mitsubishi Outlander Sport.

Warranty
The Kia Niro comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Mitsubishi Outlander Sport.