Customers are loving the new Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV, and for good reason! In fact, it’s the best-selling plug-in hybrid SUV in the world, and we here at Hayward Mitsubishi love it too. As our customers swap out a traditional engine for a plug-in hybrid, we get a lot of questions, especially about the range. So, what is the driving range for the 2023 Outlander PHEV? Follow our guide to learn everything you want to know about charging and driving the newest plug-in hybrid from Mitsubishi.Read the rest of this entry
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What’s the difference between the 2023 Mitsubishi Outlander and Outlander Sport?
Are you shopping for a new crossover or SUV? With so many options on the market, there’s a lot to consider. Do you need two or three rows? How many passengers do you need to seat? The Mitsubishi lineup has plenty of choices for crossovers and SUVs, and two of the most popular are the Outlander and Outlander Sport. To help you decide which best suits your needs, we’ve made this helpful guide to choosing between the new Outlander and Outlander Sport.Read the rest of this entry
What does Mitsubishi’s warranty cover?
Are you considering a new Mitsubishi for your next vehicle? Not only are Mitsubishi vehicles a great value; they’re also full of the latest technology, advanced safety, and next-level comfort. Every car owner wants to protect, and with Mitsubishi’s new car warranty, you can do just that. But what does Mitsubishi’s warranty cover? Follow Hayward Mitsubishi’s guide to learn more about what’s covered when you purchase a new Mitsubishi.Read the rest of this entry
What makes the Mitsubishi MIVEC engine different?
Despite the shift toward hybrid and electric technology, we still rely heavily on combustion engines. While automakers like Mitsubishi are producing best-selling vehicles like the Outlander PHEV, the demand for gas or diesel-fueled vehicles is present. That’s where the MIVEC engine comes into the picture. It’s Mitsubishi engineering at its finest: a way to produce combustion engines with reduced emissions and fuel usage as the world moves toward electrification. Learn more about the MIVEC engine and its performance from the experts at Hayward Mitsubishi.Read the rest of this entry
Mitsubishi Motors Celebrates 40 Years in the U.S.
This year, Mitsubishi is celebrating its fourth decade of operation in North America with two special edition models. Both the Outlander and Outlander PHEV are getting the 40th Anniversary treatment, outfitted with premium features and exclusive details. The packages are a testament to Mitsubishi’s dedication to quality and craftsmanship over nearly half a century the United States, proving why the brand remains a strong contender in North America to this day.Read the rest of this entry
EV Home Charging 101
Tired of soaring gas prices? Looking for ways to be easier on the environment? No matter your reason for switching to an EV, you probably have several questions about owning an electric vehicle. When Hayward Mitsubishi customers are considering purchasing the Outlander PHEV, one of the most frequent questions we get is how charging works. That’s why we’ve made this guide to EV home charging, so keep reading to learn more about how it works, how long it takes, and how it takes EV ownership to the next level.Read the rest of this entry
What driver assist features come with the 2023 Mitsubishi Outlander?
Driving in the city or on the highway seems to get more stressful every day. There’s more traffic, more distractions, and more things on our mind as we try to go about our daily lives. That’s where driver assist features can help. Driver assist technology is one way to feel more safe and confident during your drive, and the 2023 Mitsubishi Outlander includes a long list of these features. Learn more about what features are included with the new Outlander and how they can help improve your drive.Read the rest of this entry
Should I purchase or lease a new vehicle?
Have you had your eye on a new car? Maybe you’re considering sizing up to a roomy crossover or SUV. Either way, one of the biggest decisions you’ll face is whether to buy or lease your next vehicle. Each option has its list of pros and cons; when you purchase, you own the vehicle, but you have a higher monthly payment. Leasing gives you a lower payment, but those payments will never be put toward ownership. There’s a lot to think about, and being informed of all your options can help you make the best financial decision for your next new vehicle.
Purchasing Your Vehicle
In most cases, buying a car involves a loan. You’ll need to apply for financing, which can be done directly at our dealership for the most convenience. Buying a vehicle also requires a down payment, so depending on what you’re looking for, you’ll need enough cash in hand to make the purchase. There’s also taxes and fees to consider. Trading in your vehicle can help with the down payment costs, which will in turn lower your monthly payment. The good thing about buying is that the vehicle is yours to use as you please; modify to your heart’s content, drive as much as you want, and in the end, you’ll have an asset in your name. However, it’s important to consider the length of the loan and keep up with paying each month before the car is all yours.
Leasing Your Vehicle
With a lease, you are essentially making a payment each month to borrow the vehicle from the dealership. That price is lower because it’s never applied to the principal. Instead, that cost is associated with the car’s depreciation as you use it. Leasing means you can drive the newest cars with all the latest in tech and safety, giving you access to a vehicle that might not otherwise fit in your budget. Of course, there are downsides. The biggest one is that the car will never be yours, so those payments are only going towards the ability to use it. Additionally, there are often restrictions on mileage and modifications since the vehicle will eventually go back to the dealership. You’re also required to maintain the vehicle and keep it in good working condition, and many repairs like tire replacement are still up to you.
Lease or Buy at Hayward Mitsubishi
Do you want to know more about our financing or leasing options? Contact us today at Hayward Mitsubishi! We can go over your choices and help you make the right choice.