In comparing the Hyundai PALISADE's and the Mitsubishi Outlander's specifications and ratings, the Hyundai PALISADE has the advantage in the areas of interior volume and base engine power. The Mitsubishi Outlander has the advantage in the areas of new vehicle base pricing, typical lower range of pricing for one- to five-year-old used cars, and fuel efficiency and resale value. Based on this comparison of the Hyundai PALISADE's and the Mitsubishi Outlander's specifications and ratings, the Mitsubishi Outlander is a better car than the Hyundai PALISADE.
Hyundai PALISADE vs. Mitsubishi Outlander Pricing
A used 2023 Hyundai PALISADE ranges from $42,486 to $55,540 while a used 2023 Mitsubishi Outlander is priced between $29,428 to $39,517. For a new model, the Hyundai PALISADE's price is between $42,796 and $54,539, with the Mitsubishi Outlander priced between $30,071 and $40,877.
Hyundai PALISADE vs. Mitsubishi Outlander Resale/Retained Value
Looking at the 5-year depreciation rate for both models, the Hyundai PALISADE loses 48.2 percent of its value and the Mitsubishi Outlander loses 46.1 percent of its value. This means the Mitsubishi Outlander retains 2.1 percentage points more of its value and has the advantage of higher resale value versus the Hyundai PALISADE.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the Hyundai PALISADE’s base engine makes 291 horsepower, and the Mitsubishi Outlander base engine makes 181 horsepower. The PALISADE is rated to deliver an average of 22 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 508 miles. The Outlander is rated to deliver an average of 27 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 450 miles.This gives the Mitsubishi Outlander the advantage in fuel efficiency and the Hyundai PALISADE the advantage in maximum range. Both models use regular unleaded.
Passenger Space Comparison
While both models are crossover/midsize SUVs, the Hyundai PALISADE has the advantage of offering more front head room, front shoulder room, front leg room, rear head room, rear shoulder room, rear leg room, and cargo space.
Safety Ratings Comparison
When comparing crash test ratings from NHTSA, the Hyundai PALISADE has higher safety ratings than the Mitsubishi Outlander, with an average rating of 5 out of 5 Stars compared to 4.42 out of 5 Stars. When comparing IIHS evaluations, both the Hyundai PALISADE and the Mitsubishi Outlander have the same Top Safety Pick+ award.