2016 Nissan Pathfinder price, mpg, redesign – The Pathfinder model has always been one of the most popular crossover SUV vehicles in Nissan’s lineup. It is a huge vehicle and it is even pretty much heavier than a standard normal crossover, but it still drives like one, so it will come with an advantage over some of its rivals. All in all, the new 2016 Nissan Pathfinder will live up to its name.
2016 Nissan Pathfinder review
The exterior of the new Nissan Pathfinder 2016 will only receive some slight updates, which will refresh its appearance, in order to stay competitive. These changes will give it a slightly redesigned lighting, which will include LED technology as standard. Other changes will come in a form of restyled inserts, in the front, the side skirts, and bumpers. They will give the vehicle a tougher look, and protect the bumpers when you decide to go off-roading. Furthermore, a new set of unique rims is expected for the top end model.
Redesign of 2016 Nissan Pathfinder
The 2016 Pathfinder’s cabin is the place where the biggest changes will happen, and it will come with the class leading interior as far as the size and comfort are concerned. This means that the 2016 Nissan Pathfinder will come with three seat rows, and it will provide enough space and comfort for its passengers. When it comes to features, they will include: tri-zone automatic climate control, SAT/NAV system which can also come with an optional 360 degree cam. Optional features will include a dual panoramic roof and a privacy glass for the back windows. Another interior optional feature is the new offer for the upholstery material – the customers can now choose standard cloth, Alcantra or real leather.
Nissan Pathfinder 2016 mpg
Under the hood, the new Nissan Pathfinder 2016 will come with the same two engines as the previous model. The base engine will be the 3.5-liter naturally aspired V6, which is a pretty good unit, and it is capable of producing 260 horsepower and 240 lb-ft of torque. This engine will make the new model go from 0 to 60 mph in less than 8 seconds. As far as the fuel economy goes, this unit is rated at 23 mpg, which is quite better than most big crossovers. When it comes to transmission, it will be equipped with CVT and a FWD system. The second option is a hybrid system, it comes as a combination of a 2.5-liter supercharged petrol engine and a 15 kW electric motor, and this combination will be able to deliver 250 horsepower and 244 lb-ft of torque, while the fuel economy is rated at 27 mpg.
2016 Nissan Pathfinder price and release date
The new Nissan Pathfinder 2016 will come with price tags that will be around current model value. Starting price will be around $30,000, while the base price for the Hybrid model will be around $35,500. When it comes to the release date, the 2016 Nissan Pathfinder should be seen on the streets at the end of this year.
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