2016 Nissan Pathfinder Review

The entire Pathfinder usually changed over time and years from fully fledged SUV to even a more sensible large/family midsize SUV which not only offers the comfort and quietness needed but it also offers the space for up to seven passengers for them to travel cheerfully. However, the 2016 Nissan Pathfinder is a tamed crossover and just a small facelift of the previous generation which targets at fixing a number of issues which pestilence the car released way back in 2012. So, it is anticipated that the new 2016 Nissan Pathfinder will hit the roads right at the start of the year 2016.

2016 Nissan Pathfinder front

2016 Nissan Pathfinder Review

The Exterior of the 2016 Nissan Pathfinder is expected to remain the same right with the similar front end but with only a slightly dissimilar back side. It also will receive a new set of taillights to light up in a number of different pattern show gratitude to a LED system.

Most of the things that a Nissan will change will be from the inside the cabin which is now much better. The 2016 Nissan Pathfinder dashboard will come with a different new type of material especially on the contact surfaces while the common layout will be a bit clearer compared to the present one. This not only provides a more pleasant experience for the passengers but also allows the driver to focus on the road.

The base features then include a 7-inch display with a rear view camera, premium audio system, best air conditioning systems, colored touch screen 8 inches and a very good audio system with both Bluetooth and USB. However, the optional leather upholstery in addition to the voice recognition (system of navigation) are a must if comfort.

 2016 Nissan Pathfinder side

2016 Nissan Pathfinder engine and fuel efficiency

At the hood of the 2016 Nissan Pathfinder basically there will be; two different engines available. In that, the base model will come with a 3.5-l aspirated V-6 which is best for 260 horsepower and the 250 lb-ft of torque. Although it is quietest or even not fastest the V6 engine is certainly smooth and without any real vibrations to the cabin.

Therefore, the optional engine is expected to be out in the form of a 2.5-liter supercharged inline four (4) coupled to an electric motor which provides up to 250 horsepower and 242 lb-ft of torque. One of the best parts on this 2016 Nissan Pathfinder is the power train and the fuel consumption calculated to be with an improvement of almost 30% with approximately 26 MPG on average

In addition, the car will be powered by DOHC on the engine and a 24-valve 3.5 l and V6. This is a combined engine with Xtronic CVT hence able to get an output for about 260 horsepower and equivalent 240 lb-ft of torque. It has a customizable drive system based on the driving and road conditions for instance 4WD lock modes, and of course 2WD.

2016 Nissan Pathfinder rear

2016 Nissan Pathfinder price and release date

Even though the actual price and release date hasn’t been made public, it can be assumed that the price of the 2016 Nissan Pathfinder will be around $25,100 to $50,000 this is as per current model cost and that it will actually be released towards the end of 2015 or even early 2016.

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