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2013 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport 2013 Mazda CX-5 2013 Subaru Forester
     
2WD 4dr Man ES
  • 2WD 4dr Man ES
  • 2WD 4dr CVT ES
  • AWD 4dr CVT ES
  • 2WD 4dr CVT SE
  • 2WD 4dr CVT LE
  • AWD 4dr CVT SE
  • AWD 4dr CVT LE
FWD 4dr Man Sport
  • FWD 4dr Man Sport
  • FWD 4dr Auto Sport
  • AWD 4dr Auto Sport
  • FWD 4dr Auto Touring
  • AWD 4dr Auto Touring
  • FWD 4dr Auto Grand Touring
  • AWD 4dr Auto Grand Touring
2.5X Manual
  • 2.5X Manual
  • 2.5X Automatic
  • 2.5X Premium Manual
  • 2.5X Premium Automatic
  • 2.5X Limited
  • 2.5XT Premium
  • 2.5X Touring
  • 2.5XT Touring

Prices

MSRP $19,170 $20,995 $21,295
Invoice $18,361 $20,396 $20,166
Avg. Paid N/A N/A N/A

U.S. News Scores

Overall 6.8 8.6 7.9
Critics' Rating 6.8 9.5 8.0
Performance 7.2 8.4 8.2
Interior 6.9 7.8 8.0
Safety 8.6 9.3 9.0
Reliability 2.5 2.5 3.0

Pros & Cons

Pros
  • Good fuel economy
  • Standard USB port and Bluetooth
  • Spacious back seat
  • Well-made cabin
  • Good fuel economy ratings
  • Impressive cargo room for the class
  • Outstanding performance
  • Good safety score
  • Spacious interior
  • Sporty handling
  • Standard all-wheel drive
Cons
  • Noisy, underpowered engine
  • Cheap interior materials
  • Lackluster handling
  • Less cargo space than many rivals
  • Tight second row
  • Slightly underpowered engine
  • Outdated four-speed automatic transmission
  • Mediocre interior quality

General Specs

Transmission Manual Manual Manual
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Fuel/Engine Gas I4 2.0L/122 Gas I4 2.0L/122 Gas Flat 4 2.5L/152
MPG 24 City / 31 Hwy 26 City / 35 Hwy 21 City / 27 Hwy

Exterior

Body

Body Style Sport Utility Sport Utility Vehicle Sport Utility Vehicle

Dimensions

Wheelbase(in) 105.1 106.300 103.000
Length, Overall (in) 169.1 179.300 179.500
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 69.7 72.400 70.100
Height, Overall (in) 64.2 67.300 65.900

Doors & Windows

Rear Defrost Standard Standard Standard
Privacy Glass Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard Standard

Exterior Features

Rear Spoiler Optional Standard Optional

Measurements

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3032 3208 3250

Tires & Wheels

Tires - Front All-Season Standard Standard
Tires - Front Performance Standard
Tires - Rear All-Season Standard Standard
Tires - Rear Performance Standard
Compact Spare Tire Standard Standard
Full Size Spare Tire Standard
Tire Pressure Monitoring System Standard Standard Standard
Aluminum Wheels Standard Standard Optional
Wheel Locks Optional Optional
Steel Wheels Standard
Wheel Covers Standard

Towing

Trailer Hitch Receiver Optional Optional
Maximum Trailering Capacity (lbs) - TBD -

Interior

Convenience & Comfort

Alarm Standard Standard
Auxiliary Pwr Outlet Standard Standard Standard
Cruise Control Standard Standard Standard
Vehicle Anti-Theft System Standard Standard Standard
Fog Lamps Optional Optional Optional
Auto-Off Headlights Standard
Interior Cargo Shade Optional Optional
Keyless Start Standard
Luggage Rack Optional Optional Optional
Rear Parking Aid Optional Optional Optional
Front Reading Lamps Standard Standard
Rear Reading Lamps Standard
Adjustable Steering Wheel Standard Standard Standard
Steering Wheel Controls Standard Standard Standard
Leather Wrapped Steering Wheel Standard
Trip Computer Standard Standard
Universal Garage Door Opener Optional Optional
Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard Standard
Variable Speed Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard
Front Floor Mats Standard Standard Standard
Keyless Entry Standard Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard Standard
Electrochromic rearview mirror Optional Optional
Heated Mirrors Standard
Power Driver Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Driver Vanity Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Vanity Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Power Steering Standard Standard Standard

Dimensions

Passenger Capacity 5 5 5
Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) 97.5 103.800 107.600
Front Head Room (in) 39.4 40.100 41.600
Front Leg Room (in) 41.6 41.000 43.100
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.2 57.500 56.100
Front Hip Room (in) 52.1 55.200 52.900
Second Head Room (in) 37.9 39.000 40.400
Second Leg Room (in) 36.3 39.300 38.000
Second Shoulder Room (in) 55.7 55.500 55.600
Second Hip Room (in) 51.6 53.700 52.700
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (cu. ft.) 49.5 65.400 68.300
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (cu. ft.) 21.7 34.100 33.500
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (cu. ft.)

Entertainment

AM/FM Stereo Standard Standard Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input Standard Standard Standard
CD Player Standard Standard Standard
MP3 Player Standard Standard Standard
Satellite Radio Optional
Premium Sound System Optional
Hard Disk Drive Optional

Heating & Cooling

A/C Standard Standard Standard

Navigation & Communication

Navigation System Optional
Wireless Cell Phone Hookup Standard Standard

Seats

Cloth Seats Standard Standard Standard
Pass-Through Rear Seat Standard Standard Standard
2nd Row Bench Seat Standard Standard Standard
Bucket Seats Standard Standard Standard

Safety

Airbags

Driver Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Side Head Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Rear Head Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Side Air Bag Standard Standard Standard

Brakes

4-Wheel ABS Standard Standard Standard
4-Wheel Disc Brakes Standard Standard Standard

Safety Features

Brake Assist Standard Standard Standard
Electronic Stability Control Standard Standard Standard
Daytime Running Lights Optional Standard Standard
Child Safety Locks Standard Standard
Integrated Turn Signal Mirrors Standard
Traction Control Standard Standard Standard

Mechanical

Engine & Performance

All Wheel Drive Standard
Front Wheel Drive Standard Standard
4 Cylinder Engine Standard Standard Standard
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4 Gas Flat 4
Displacement 2.0L/122 2.0L/122 2.5L/152
Horsepower (Net @ RPM) 148 @ 6000 155 @ 6000 170 @ 5800
Torque (Net @ RPM) 145 @ 4200 150 @ 4000 174 @ 4100
Transmission Manual Manual Manual
Turning diameter 34.8 36.700 34.400

Fuel

Gasoline Fuel Standard Standard Standard
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 24 26 21
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 31 35 27
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 16.6 14.8 16.900

Suspension

Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link Multi-Link Double Wishbone
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Transmission

Manual Standard Standard Standard
5-Speed Manual Standard Standard
6-Speed Manual Standard