2018 Mitsubishi Outlander ES vs. ES vs. LE

South Suburban Mitsubishi in Matteson, IL knows there are a lot of decisions to make when it comes to buying the perfect SUV for you. The 2018 Mitsubishi Outlander is one of the most popular SUVs sold at our dealership. Our team of Mitsubishi experts have put together a list of similarities and differences to help you figure out which Mitsubishi Outlander trim package works best for your lifestyle. Take a look at our Outlander ES inventory, SE inventory, and LE inventory for a better idea of what we have in stock.

2018 Mitsubishi Outlander

Mitsubishi Outlander ES vs. SE vs. LE: Similarities

The ES, SE, and LE trim levels all contain fabric seating surfaces. Find out what else these trims have in common below.


  • The ES, SE, and LE can be purchased as either FWD or AWD
  • The ES, SE, and LE have 25 MPG city/30 MPG hwy/ 27 MPG combined when using the standard 2.4L MIVEC SOHC 16-valve Inline 4-cylinder engine
  • Each trim comes with electric power steering
  • Electric brake-force distribution and brake assist are included in the ES, SE, and LE

Interior and Exterior

  • A 6-way manual adjustable driver's seat and 4-way adjustable front passenger seat are available in the ES, SE, and LE trims
  • Each trim can fit up to seven passengers
  • A tilt-and-telescopic steering wheel and leather-wrapped shifter knob come standard in each trim
  • The ES, SE, and LE include Digital HD Radio®, AM/FM audio system, and six speakers
  • The ES, SE, and LE feature cruise control and a rearview camera
  • All three trims include power door locks and power windows with driver's auto up/down
  • Each trim includes heated power side-view mirrors, but the SE also has power-folding side-view mirrors

2018 Mitsubishi Outlander Steering Wheel and Infotainment center

Mitsubishi Outlander ES vs. SE vs. LE: Differences

The Mitsubishi Outlander ES and SE include 18-in. two-tone alloy wheels while the LE features 18-in. black painted alloy wheels. For more information on the differences between these three trims, look below.

Interior and Exterior

  • The SE and LE contain heated front seats and a leather wrapped steering wheel with voice controls, while the ES features only a urethane steering wheel
  • The LE includes gloss black window switch panels, gloss black-line accent panels, and black headliner and pillars, while the ES and SE have silver painted access panels
  • The SE and LE contain a 7-in. touch screen smartphone link display audio system with Apple CarPlay™, Android Auto™, and a 3-month subscription to SiriusXM® Radio
  • The ES features a 7-in. touch panel display audio system and one USB port
  • The SE and LE include dual USB ports
  • The ES uses keyless remote entry with a panic feature while the SE and LE use the Fast-Key with a passive entry system, push button start, and a panic feature
  • The ES and SE have front bumper silver accents and chrome grille accents, while the LE has black front and rear bumper lower garnish, and black door trim
  • The SE includes color-keyed folding side-view mirrors with turn indicators and the LE includes black side-view mirrors with turn indicators
  • The LE has a power glass sunroof with sunshade and tilt feature standard, while the SE has this feature as an option

Pricing and Incentives

For the base model of the 2018 Mitsubishi Outlander ES, pricing starts at $24,940 MSRP. The next tier up is the Outlander SE starting at $25,940 MSRP. To purchase the Outlander LE, pricing starts at $27,140 MSRP.

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Here at South Suburban Mitsubishi in Matteson, IL, we'll get you into an Outlander that you'll love to drive. If you're ready to schedule a test drive, call us at (888) 710-1433 or fill out our test-drive form.

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