...The new 5.6-liter V8 comes can't beat Jeep's Hemi, but comes out ahead of V8s from Ford, GM, and Toyota with 310 hp and 380 lb-ft of torque, raising the Pathfinder's towing capacity from 6,000 to 7,000 pounds. Both engines pair to a five-speed automatic transmission. The four-wheel-drive system on the LE V6 and all V8 models contains a full-time mode for all surfaces; all other 4WD Pathfinders use a part-time system. In testing, we found that a 4WD Pathfinder could do 0-60 mph in a brisk 7.0 seconds. Safety: Every 2008 Nissan Pathfinder comes with antilock brakes and stability control. Only...
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...It's doubtful that many thought the Pathfinder would come this far when it was first introduced.Safety features for all trim levels include a stability-control system, rear traction control and anti-lock all-disc brakes. The LE also adds front-seat side and side-curtain airbags with rollover deployment. They're in a $700 option package for other Pathfinders.Major options include an $1,850 package for the SE with the power sunroof and Bose sound system. The same-cost Leather Package for the SE and SE Off-Road has leather upholstery and heated front seats and a power front passenger seat. The...
...This SUV comes in 7 trims.All trims feature a standard 4.0 L, 266 hp V6 engine with 5 speed automatic transmission. Gas mileage comes out to around 13 mpg in the city and 20 on the highway. This model has 4 doors, seats 7, and tows up to either 6000 or 7000 lbs. depending on the trim.Overall, drivers like the solid powertrain and good handling. However, the ride could use some improvement and interior room gets a bit tight once you reach full seating capacity. In any event, the Pathfinder has taken some positive steps in the last few years and should continue to maintain its respected...
...A sunroof is optional. Interior The Pathfinder has room for seven. Cloth seats are standard and leather seats are optional. The available navigation system includes a 9.3 GB hard drive that can hold music files. Dual-zone automatic air conditioning, a Bose sound system and a DVD entertainment system are optional. Under the Hood The base 4.0-liter V-6 makes 266 hp, while the optional 5.6-liter V-8 produces 300-plus hp and 380-plus pounds-feet of torque. The engines both team with a five-speed automatic transmission. Rear- and four-wheel-drive models are available. Safety All-disc antilock...
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