The FINANCIAL — Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc. is proud to announce its popular and versatile 2013 Mitsubishi Outlander crossover model is the recipient of the coveted 2013 Kelley Blue Book "5-Year Cost to Own Award: Mid-Size SUV/Crossover".
The Kelley Blue Book "5-Year Cost to Own Award" is presented to a select number of vehicles and brands (luxury and non-luxury) with the lowest projected cost of ownership based upon the automotive research firm's extensive data compiled for new cars for an initial five-year ownership period. As Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc. said, criteria taken into consideration include expected fuel costs, maintenance and repair costs, finance, insurance and state fees, and vehicle depreciation (loss of value).
"We are very pleased that our 2013 Outlander crossover vehicle has won the prestigious ‘5-Year Cost to Own Award: Mid-Size SUV/Crossover' from Kelley Blue Book's KBB.com," said Yoichi Yokozawa, President and CEO of MMNA. "This honor represents not only an exceptional achievement for all of our engineering, research and development teams but, most importantly, it translates into significant cost savings and worry-free operation for all Mitsubishi Outlander owners."
Critical accolades such as the Kelley Blue Book "5-Year Cost to Own Award" given to the 2013 Mitsubishi Outlander crossover vehicle help shoppers make more informed new-car buying decisions by breaking down typical ownership cost details and pinpointing vehicle models with the lowest projected cost of ownership.