2015 Nissan Pathfinder

After getting used to the fact that Nissan’s Pathfinder is not longer built on a truck-based platform, we can now review it as a crossover built on a car-like unibody platform, and as such, it has a lot to offer. Although there was couple of things its faithful fans missed after the redesign, including its great towing capacity, Pathfinder, in fact, gained few more important things, that enriched its fan base.2015 Nissan Pathfinder Front

2015 Nissan Pathfinder: Changes

2015 model year didn’t bring much news regarding its design, but it gave it improved performance. Its strong points remain its space and utility. This seven-seater has great design, and even though it still is one of the biggest and highest SUVs in its category, designers succeeded to mold it in the right way, and to make it look less chubby. Interior of the 2015 Nissan Pathfinder is inspired by Infiniti Luxury department, which is visible in great dash layout, but Pathfinder kept its not-so-great materials, at least on lower trim, so it presents a combination of two styles. Primary goal of Nissan’s engineers is achieved however, it offers one of the roomies interiors, and by far one of the most practical settings and seat linings. Available in S, SV, SL and Limited trim levels, 2015 Nissan Pathfinder’s base trim offers 18-inch wheels,  three-zone automatic climate control, full power accessories, remote controls (entry and start), AM/FM/CD stereo system with 6-speakers and steering wheel-mounted audio controls.

2015 Nissan Pathfinder Interior

2015 Nissan Pathfinder Hybrid: MPG

2015 Nissan Pathfinder comes with two engine options, which include standard, 3.5-liter V-6 engine and Nissan’s Hybrid power unit, combination of a supercharged 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine and a 15-kw electric unit that give an combined output of 250 horsepower. 3.5-liter V-6 engine is capable to deliver 260 horsepower and 240 pound-feet of torque. Both engines are mated to CVT with Nissan’s new D-Step shift logic, which provides it to act similarly to a step-gear transmission. Transmission upgrade reflected fuel consumption, which also differs depending on drive mode. 2015 Nissan Pathfinder Hybrid is rated at 25/28/26 mpg city/hwy/combined while standard 3.5-liter V-6 has fuel economy scores at 20/26/22 mpg with FWD and 19/25/21 mpg with AWD.

2015 Nissan Pathfinder: Competition

The strongest virtues of 2015 Pathfinder that will be tough to compete are its fuel economy rates as well as its spaciousness and utility. However in the car arena 2015 Pathfinder will have to face Ford Explorer, the Toyota Highlander, the Honda Pilot, the Mazda CX-9 and the Hyundai Santa Fe, which all have great design, performance and features.

2015 Nissan Pathfinder Rear

2015 Nissan Pathfinder: Price and Release Date

2015 Nissan Pathfinder price range will probably be slightly changed and will feature an increase compared to the price of last year model which varied from $ 29,110 up to $ 39,950. This amazing SUV will be available for sale in October this year, so expect it to appear in dealer showrooms around that period.

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