The latest model of the Nissan Pathfinder is strongly built and has a comfortable and roomy cabin that offers a great amount of cargo space. Inside the roomy cabin, drivers and passengers will enjoy a sufficient amount of head, leg and shoulder room. In addition to being well-styled and spacious, the latest Nissan is also fuel-efficient.
Nissan equipped the 2013 Pathfinder with a strong 3.5 liter V6 engine that churns out 260 horsepower with 240 pound feet of torque. A CVT and front wheel drive come standard.
All-wheel drive as offered as an option. Due to the high gas prices, fuel-efficiency is important to car buyers these days. Luckily, the Pathfinder gets pretty good gas mileage for a car its size. The estimated mpg in the city is 20 and 26 on the highway.
Safety is also very important to car buyers, and it is equally important to Nissan. The 2013 Pathfinder has received high crash test scores and comes equipped it with many standard safety features such as electronic stability and traction control, a tire pressure monitor and various airbags Other safety features include anti-lock disc brakes and active anti-whiplash head restraints.
There are four trim levels available for the seven-passenger Nissan Pathfinder, which are the S, SV, SL and Platinum. Nissan loaded the Pathfinder S model with many sought-after features that include a tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel, cruise control, 18-inch alloy wheels, keyless entry, a height adjustable driver seat, climate control, a CD changer and triple-zone automatic climate control.
The S model also adds triple-zone automatic climate control, a sliding 60/40 split second row set that also reclines and folds.
The SV model of the 2013 Pathfinder adds automatic headlights, keyless ignition and entry, a leather wrapped steering wheel, satellite radio and a rearview camera. Other additions on the SV model include an upgraded stereo system, Bluetooth connectivity and USB/iPod interface.
The SL trim model adds heated front and rear seats, leather upholstery, a power liftgate, roof rack rails, a compass, foglights and rear parking sensors. Nissan also added an auto-dimming rearview, heated exterior mirrors and driver memory functions on the SL. The
Platinum model adds cooled front seats, a DVD player, a navigation system and a heated and powered and adjustable steering wheel. Other features include a Bose stereo, Bluetooth connectivity, a parking camera and a towing package.
The 2013 Pathfinder is loaded, powerful and safe. Plus, it is one of the best SUV vehicles on the road today.