Frequently Asked Questions about the 2018 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV
Do you have any questions or concerns about your Outlander PHEV? There are many aspects of the new plug-in hybrid crossover that drivers should know about, such as its driving range, towing capabilities and cargo capacity. So, we answered some frequently asked questions about the 2018 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV.
How Often Should I Charge the Outlander PHEV?
The recommended frequency is to charge your Outlander PHEV daily in order to maximize the use, power and efficiency of the electric batteries and eco-efficiency feature.
How Long Does the Outlander PHEV take to Charge?
With the Level 1 charging, it takes less than 8 hours to fully charge the Outlander PHEV with a standard 120-Volt power outlet. With a dedicated 240-Volt Level 2 charger, it takes less than 4 hours to fully charge the Outlander PHEV. Then, using a DC Fast Charging/Level 3 charger, it takes around 25 minutes to charge the Outlander PHEV to 80%– this uses a charger at specific stations for electric vehicle charging.
How Do I Charge the Outlander PHEV?
You are able to charge at home with a standard 120-Volt household outlet for Level 1 charging. You can use Level 2 charging at your home with an installed 240-Volt charging station or at public charging stations. DC Fast Charging/Level 3 charging is only available at public charging stations. The Outlander PHEV can only be charged with CHAdeMO stations for DC Fast Charging.
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What is the Driving Range of the Outlander PHEV?
The Outlander PHEV has a total driving range of 310 miles.
The Outlander PHEV has an electric-only driving range of around 22 miles.
The Outlander PHEV has a gas-only EPA-estimated fuel economy of up to 25 MPG.
Then, with gasoline and electric together, the Outlander PHEV has an EPA-estimated combined fuel rating of 74 MPGe.
Does the Outlander PHEV have All-Wheel Drive?
The Outlander PHEV is equipped with Mitsubishi’s Super All-Wheel Control system, much like the other Outlander models.
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What is the Seating Capacity of the Outlander PHEV?
There is total seating for five occupants in the 2018 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV. In fact, everyone will be able to stretch out and enjoy plenty of space with 102.1 cubic feet of passenger space.
What is the Cargo Capacity of the Outlander PHEV?
The Outlander PHEV features plenty of versatility with 30.4 cubic feet of cargo room. Then, with the flexible 60/40 split-folding rear seats put down, there is a total of 78 cubic feet of cargo area available. You can also configure the interior space to fit exactly what you need without compromising on utility.
What is the Towing Capacity of the Outlander PHEV?
Using the available Towing Package, the Outlander PHEV is able to tow up to 1,500-pounds—this is extremely impressive for a plug-in hybrid model.