Mainstream SUV -- MINI to Toyota
Vehicle Mini Countryman Mitsubishi Outlander Mitsubishi Outlander Sport
Base price $22,540 $23,155 $19,605
Wheelbase 102.2 in 105.1 in 105.1 in
Engine 1.6L DOHC I-4 2.4L DOHC I-4 2.0L DOHC I-4
Opt engine 1.6L T I-4 $3510 3.0L V-6 $3550 None
Power, SAE 121 hp (181) 168 hp (230) 148 hp
Torque, SAE 114 lb-ft (177) 167 lb-ft (215) 145 lb-ft
Airbags Fr, f side, f/r curt, pass knee Fr, f side, f/r curt Fr, f side, f/r curt, knee
Brakes, f/r Disc/disc, ABS Disc/disc, ABS Disc/disc, ABS
Tires 205/55R17 215/70R16 215/70R16
Fuel cap 12.4 gal 15.8, 16.6 gal 15.8, 16.6 gal
EPA fuel econ, city/hwy 25-27/30-35 mpg 22-23/27-28 mpg 23-25/28-31 mpg
Opt engine (23-26/30-32) (19/25-26) --
Seating cap 4 7 5
Curb weight 2954 lb 3384 lb 3098 lb
GVWR 4145 lb 5181 lb 4343 lb
Cargo cap 41.3 cu ft 72.6 cu ft 49.5 cu ft
Towing cap N/A 3500 lb N/A
Vehicle Nissan Juke Nissan Murano Nissan Rogue
Base price $20,770 $30,365 $22,665
Wheelbase 99.6 in 111.2 in 105.9 in
Engine 1.6L DOHC T I-4 3.5L DOHC V-6 2.5L DOHC I-4
Opt engine None None None
Power, SAE 188 hp 260 hp 170 hp
Torque, SAE 177 lb-ft 240 lb-ft 175 lb-ft
Airbags Fr, f side, f/r curt Fr, f side, f/r curt Fr, f side, f/r curt
Brakes, f/r Disc/disc, ABS Disc/disc, ABS Disc/disc, ABS
Tires 215/55R17 235/65R18 215/70R16
Fuel cap 11.8, 13.2 gal 21.7 gal 15.9 gal
EPA fuel econ, city/hwy 25-27/30-32 mpg 18/23-24 mpg 22-27/26-28 mpg
Opt engine -- -- --
Seating cap 5 5 5
Curb weight 2959 lb 3980 lb 3292 lb
GVWR 4167 lb 5287 lb 4526 lb
Cargo cap 35.9 cu ft 64.5 cu ft 57.9 cu ft
Towing cap N/A 3500 lb 1500 lb
Vehicle Subaru Forester Subaru Outback Subaru Tribeca
Base price $21,370 $24,070 $31,370
Wheelbase 103.0 in 107.9 in 108.2 in
Engine 2.5L DOHC flat-4 2.5L SOHC flat-4 3.6L DOHC flat-6
Opt engine 2.5L T flat-4 $6,500 3.6L flat-6 $5,000 None
Power, SAE 170 hp (224) 170 hp (256) 256 hp
Torque, SAE 174 lb-ft (226) 170 lb-ft (247) 247 lb-ft
Airbags Fr, f side, f/r curt Fr, f side, f/r curt Fr, f side, f/r curt
Brakes, f/r Disc/disc, ABS Disc/disc, ABS Disc/disc, ABS
Tires 215/60R16 215/70R16 255/55R18
Fuel cap 16.9 gal 18.5 gal 16.9 gal
EPA fuel econ, city/hwy 21/27 mpg (19/24) 19-22/27-29 mpg 16/21 mpg
Opt engine -- (18/25) --
Seating cap 5 5 7
Curb weight 3250 lb 3386 lb 4173 lb
GVWR 4000 lb 4800 lb 5600 lb
Cargo cap 68.3 cu ft 74.4 cu ft 74.4 cu ft
Towing cap 2400 lb 3000 lb 3500 lb
Vehicle Suzuki Grand Vitara Toyota RAV4 Volkswagen Tiguan
Base price $20,464 $23,460 $23,660
Wheelbase 103.9 in 104.7 in 102.5 in
Engine 2.4L DOHC I-4 2.5L DOHC I-4 2.0L turbo I-4
Opt engine None 3.5L V-6 $2,035 None
Power, SAE 166 hp 179 hp (269) 200 hp
Torque, SAE 162 lb-ft 172 lb-ft (246 207 lb-ft
Airbags Fr, f side, f/r curt Fr, f side, f/r curt Fr, fr side, f/r curt
Brakes, f/r Disc/disc, ABS Disc/disc, ABS Disc/disc, ABS
Tires 225/70R16 215/70R16 215/65R16
Fuel cap 17.4 gal 15.9 gal 16.8 gal
EPA fuel econ, city/hwy 19/23-26 mpg 21-22/27-28 mpg 18-22/26-27 mpg
Opt engine -- (19/26-27) --
Seating cap 5 7 5
Curb weight 3468 lb 3360 lb 3393 lb
GVWR 4360 lb 5015 lb 4960 lb
Cargo cap 70.8 cu ft 73.0 cu ft 56.1 cu ft
Towing cap 3000 lb 3500 lb 2200 lb