2010 Jeep
Commander Sport
vs. 2011 Mitsubishi
Outlander Sport ES

2010 Jeep Commander Sport

9.6

starting from

$32,355

Reasons to buy the Jeep Commander Sport

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Average power
210 HP @ 5,200 RPM
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Average cargo space
68.5 ft3
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Has 3 rows of seats
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More passenger seats
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2011 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport ES

9.0

starting from

$20,290

Reasons to buy the Mitsubishi Outlander Sport ES

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Has continuously-variable transmission
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Fantastic highway fuel efficiency
31 mpg
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Fantastic city fuel efficiency
25 mpg
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Longer-lasting basic warranty
5 year
Luxury Features 10.0 vs 7.2
2010 Jeep Commander Sport Winner: Commander Sport
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  • Almost the same
  • Almost the same
Cost 8.5 vs 10.0
2011 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport ES Winner: Outlander Sport ES
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  • Basic warranty lasts 2 more years, 5 year vs 3 year
  • Basic warranty lasts 24,000 more miles, 60,000 mile vs 36,000 mile
  • Gets around 70% more miles per gallon in the city, 25 mpg vs 15 mpg
Practicality 10.0 vs 8.6
2010 Jeep Commander Sport Winner: Commander Sport
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  • Almost the same
  • Room for 2 more people, 7 vs 5
  • Passengers in front seats enjoy more than 10% more room, 59.9 ft3 vs 53.3 ft3
Entertainment System 10.0 vs 9.0
2010 Jeep Commander Sport Winner: Commander Sport
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  • Almost the same
  • The Commander Sport has 2 more speakers, providing a better entertainment experience, 6 vs 4
Safety Features 9.4 vs 10.0
2011 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport ES Winner: Outlander Sport ES
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  • The Outlander Sport ES has 1 more airbag (including Knee), 6 vs 5
Performance 10.0 vs 9.5
2010 Jeep Commander Sport Winner: Commander Sport
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  • Almost the same, 5 vs Continuously variable
  • More than 40% more powerful, 210 HP @ 5,200 RPM vs 148 HP @ 6,000 RPM
Crash Test Ratings - vs -
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Road Tests - vs -
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Overall 9.6 vs 9.0

Luxury Features

Jeep
Commander Sport
2010 Jeep Commander Sport
2011 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport ES Mitsubishi
Outlander Sport ES
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moon roof Not Available vs Not Available Neither offers a sun roof
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power seats Standard vs Not Available Conveniently adjust your seat with the Commander Sport's power seats; not available on the Outlander Sport ES
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keyless entry Standard vs Standard Both have keyless entry
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leather Optional vs Not Available Have your choice of leather or cloth seats on the Commander Sport

Cost

Jeep
Commander Sport
2010 Jeep Commander Sport
2011 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport ES Mitsubishi
Outlander Sport ES
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MSRP $32,355 vs $20,290 The Outlander Sport ES has a great price and the Commander Sport is pretty reasonable
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In-city gas mileage 15 mpg vs 25 mpg The Outlander Sport ES gets great city mileage, but the Commander Sport is very inefficient
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basic warranty miles 36,000 mile vs 60,000 mile The Outlander Sport ES's basic warranty is fantastic, but the Commander Sport's warranty is very limited
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basic warranty years 3 year vs 5 year The Outlander Sport ES's basic warranty is fantastically long-lasting, but the Commander Sport's warranty is very limited

Practicality

Jeep
Commander Sport
2010 Jeep Commander Sport
2011 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport ES Mitsubishi
Outlander Sport ES
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Passengers 7 vs 5 The Commander Sport has lots of passenger seats and the Outlander Sport ES is OK, too
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Cargo space 68.5 ft3 vs 49.5 ft3 The Commander Sport has OK cargo room, while the Outlander Sport ES has very little
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front seats 59.9 ft3 vs 53.3 ft3 The Commander Sport has roomy front seats and the Outlander Sport ES is OK
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Base payload capacity 1,300 lb vs 1,245 lb Average towing capacity
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folding rear seats Standard vs Standard Both have a rear seat that folds down for extra storage space
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power outlets Standard vs Standard Both have power outlets
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navigation system Optional vs Not Available The Commander Sport offers an optional navigation system; not available on the Outlander Sport ES
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Cupholders 4 vs 4 Limited number of cupholders
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front air conditioning Standard vs Standard A/C for hot summer days comes standard

Entertainment System

Jeep
Commander Sport
2010 Jeep Commander Sport
2011 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport ES Mitsubishi
Outlander Sport ES
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Number of speakers 6 vs 4 The Commander Sport has an OK number of speakers, while the Outlander Sport ES has very few
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Has speed sensitive volume No vs Yes The Outlander Sport ES's stereo cranks the volume to compensate for road noise, but the Commander Sport does not
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CD player Standard vs Standard CD player comes standard
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premium radio Not Available vs Not Available Neither offers satellite radio
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Has auxiliary audio input Yes vs Yes Both have an audio-in jack so you can plug in your own MP3 player to the stereo
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Has subwoofer No vs No Neither has a subwoofer; audio won't have that deep thumping bass sound
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entertainment system Optional vs Not Available It'll cost you to get an entertainment system on the Commander Sport; but it's not available at all on the Outlander Sport ES

Safety Features

Jeep
Commander Sport
2010 Jeep Commander Sport
2011 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport ES Mitsubishi
Outlander Sport ES
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antilock brakes Standard vs Standard Both come standard with ABS brakes
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Stability control system Yes vs Yes Both have electronic stability control
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Airbags 5 vs 6 The Outlander Sport ES has a good number of airbags, but the Commander Sport is just OK (missing Knee)
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Rear brakes Disc vs Disc Both have the usual brakes for this class of vehicle
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child door locks Standard vs Standard Child door locks come standard
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Roadside assistance system Uconnect vs None

Performance

Jeep
Commander Sport
2010 Jeep Commander Sport
2011 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport ES Mitsubishi
Outlander Sport ES
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Horsepower 210 HP @ 5,200 RPM vs 148 HP @ 6,000 RPM The Commander Sport is of average power, but the Outlander Sport ES is underpowered
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Number of gears 5 vs Continuously variable The Commander Sport has an OK number of gears, while the Outlander Sport ES has very few
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Transmission Automatic transmission vs Automatic transmission Both only offer an automatic transmission, unlike most in this class
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paddle shifters Not Available vs Not Available Neither offers paddle shifters
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Air compressor None vs None Neither has an air compressor for increased power output
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Power-to-weight ratio 21.4 lb/hp vs 20.9 lb/hp Both {better} and {worse} are sluggish relative to their competitors
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Drivetrain type two-wheel drive vs two-wheel drive Neither has a good drivetrain for off-road or bad weather driving
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Curb-to-curb turning radius 38.7 ft vs 34.8 ft Both cars corner comparably to other vehicles in their class

Crash Test Ratings

Jeep
Commander Sport
2010 Jeep Commander Sport
2011 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport ES Mitsubishi
Outlander Sport ES
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Rollover resistance 3 stars vs Unknown
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Front driver crash test 5 stars vs Unknown
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Driver side crash test Unknown vs Unknown

Road Tests

Jeep
Commander Sport
2010 Jeep Commander Sport
2011 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport ES Mitsubishi
Outlander Sport ES
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0-60 mph Unknown vs 10.1 seconds
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Braking distance at 60mph Unknown vs 125 ft
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1/4 mile Unknown vs 17.7 s s @ 78.4 mph mph
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Lateral acceleration Unknown vs 0.76 g
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Top speed Unknown vs Unknown

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