2017 Mitsubishi Outlander Safety Ratings and Features


For those in the market for an SUV or crossover near Buford or Cumming, GA, we’re willing to bet that you’ve put safety among your foremost concerns when researching a new vehicle. Here, the 2017 Mitsubishi Outlander truly delivers, featuring top safety scores from the IIHS and NHTSA, as well as a rigid but flexible RISE body construction and an abundance of high-tech driver assistance safety features. Before visiting Carriage Mitsubishi in Gainesville to check it out in person, read on to learn more about how this model has been built for safety.

Safety Test Scores

You don’t have to take our word for it. The Mitsubishi Outlander has earned top safety scores from the top two safety ratings agencies in the country:

  • IIHS – The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) gave the Outlander its top available overall rating of Top Safety Pick+, including the best score of “Good” in every crashworthiness test and the best score of “Superior” for front crash prevention.
  • NHTSA – In government crash safety tests from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), the Outlander with all-wheel drive earned the best overall score of five out of five stars.

Basic Safety Features

No matter which version of the Mitsubishi Outlander you choose, you can expect to find a generous array of standard safety features, beginning with a comprehensive airbag suite that includes front side airbags, first- and second-row side curtain airbags, and a driver knee airbag. You’ll also get standard antilock disc brakes, stability control, traction control, hill start assist, and a rearview camera.

RISE Body Construction

This SUV has been designed with a Mitsubishi Reinforced Impact Safety Evolution (RISE) body. The body’s construction allows carefully designed crumple zones to absorb the energy released by an collision in order to mitigate the impact felt by passengers. As this happens, strategically implemented reinforcements offer additional stability and security.

Advanced Safety Technologies

Finally, the Mitsubishi Outlander is offered with an abundance of driver assistance features and other high-tech safety technologies, including:

  • Forward Collision Warning and Mitigation
  • Multi-view Camera System
  • Rear Cross Traffic Alert
  • Blind Spot Warning and Lane Change Assist
  • Lane Departure Warning
  • Auto High Beams

Keep Everyone Safe in the 2017 Mitsubishi Outlander

When you’re ready for a practical and affordable way to keep you and your family safe on the road, come to Carriage Mitsubishi to finance the 2017 Mitsubishi Outlander. We have a variety of new Outlanders in stock at our dealership, which is located at 2350 Brown Bridge Road in Gainesville, GA, only a short drive from Buford and Cumming. You’ll find our doors open for sales seven days a week, and you can always contact us online or call us directly at (770) 536-8302 for more information.