Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV Named Green Car Journal 2019 Green Car of the Year

2019 Mitsubishi Outlander

The Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV was named the Green Car Journal 2019 Green SUV of the Year at the AutoMobility LA event, which was part of the Los Angeles Motor Show that took place at the end of November.

Green Car Journal recognized the Outlander PHEV as one of Mitsubishi’s many successful efforts to bring electrified vehicles to the average buyer at affordable prices. Even with a relatively low price tag, Mitsubishi doesn’t skimp on advanced hybrid electric technology, ride quality, or interior comforts.

The world’s bestselling plug-in hybrid SUV, the Outlander PHEV offers impressive utility along with powerful performance and utility. Its popularity exemplifies the growing consumer interest in vehicles that have a low impact on the environment and still emphasize practicality.

Sporting a 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine with hybrid tech, the Outlander PHEV has up to 22 miles of all-electric range, an estimated 74 MPGe, and Mitsubishi’s innovative Super All-Wheel Control system.* Plus, you can charge up the battery in seconds with DC fast charging.

The Outlander PHEV’s advanced hybrid technologies, including all-electric driving, impressed the editors at Green Car Journal, which is the most prestigious voice in the green car world. According to editor and publisher Ron Cogan, the Outlander PHEV has “clearly earned its distinction as the 2019 Green SUV of the Year.”

To learn more about the Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV, contact us at Quebedeaux Mitsubishi.

*PHEV has a combined MPG of 25. EPA mileage estimate. Actual mileage will vary.

New Year’s Car Care Resolutions

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It’s almost 2019, which means it’s time to start thinking about how we want to use this fresh start to commit ourselves to being more productive and responsible. Consider adding these New Year’s car care resolutions to your list for improved car performance.

Make a maintenance schedule—and stick to it

Routine maintenance is one of the most important parts of car ownership, but it’s also one of the most neglected. Check your manual to see what maintenance you need to get done and when, and start setting up appointments. You can even get help from your dealership or auto shop to come up with the schedule.

Keep it clean

It’s hard to find the time and energy to clean your car, especially in the winter, but it’s vital to the health of your car. Clean it out regularly, and also get regular car washes. During the winter, make sure you wash the undercarriage as well to get rid of any salt that could cause rust.

Do maintenance at home

We all say we’re going to check our fluids once a month, but how many of us actually do? Make 2019 the year you check your oil regularly, keep your washer fluid topped off, and notice when one of the fluids is draining quickly so you can fix leaks before they get dangerous and expensive.

If you need to catch up on routine maintenance, contact us at Quebedeaux Mitsubishi.