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Selected Style SE 2WD Automatic
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Transmission

Drivetrain

Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2WD Automatic SE 16 21 $24,364 $26,799
2WD Automatic LE 16 21 $28,274 $31,099
4WD Automatic SE 15 19 $26,183 $28,799
4WD Automatic LE 15 19 $30,728 $33,799
4-Door Sport
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Body Style

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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sport 14 19 $24,719 $27,010
4-Door SLT 14 19 $28,386 $31,130
4-Door SLT Plus 14 19 $30,793 $33,835
4-Door 4WD Sport 14 18 $26,641 $29,130
4-Door 4WD SLT 14 18 $30,308 $33,250
4-Door 4WD SLT Plus 14 18 $32,906 $36,170
4-Door 4WD R/T 12 17 $35,358 $38,925
Pricing
Invoice Price
$24,364
$24,719
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$26,799
$27,010
Monthly Payment Estimate
$447 / month
$450 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 16 mpg 14 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 21 mpg 19 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification 2WD Sport Utility 2WD Sport Utility Vehicle
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in) 51.5 55.1
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.6 57.6
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Head Room (in) 37.5 40.2
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.4 57.7
Front Leg Room (in) 41.7 41.9
Front Hip Room (in) 54.1 56.9
Passenger Volume (ft³) 93.0 - TBD -
Second Leg Room (in) 31.8 37.3
Front Head Room (in) 39.5 39.8
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in) 60.6 60.9
Min Ground Clearance (in) 8.3 9.0
Length, Overall (in) 182.7 193.5
Rear Door Opening Width (in) NA - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 68.1 70.8
Liftover Height (in) 31.1 - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) 60.8 61.9
Wheelbase (in) 106.3 116.0
Rear Door Opening Height (in) NA - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 71.7 71.6
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 85.0 88.0
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) NA NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) NA NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) NA - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) 32.7 - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 38.0 51.3
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) 56.4 - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Brakes
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel Rear Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA NA
Brake Type Power Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 11.6 x - TBD - 11 x 2.25
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.8 x 1.1 11.3 x 1.0
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 21.1 25
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 18.7 17.5
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.4 36.1
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Variable Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.1 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P255/65R16 P245/70R16
Spare Tire Size P255/65R16 P245/70R16
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P255/65R16 P245/70R16
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000 2000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA 4700
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 500 200
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA 470
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3871 4357
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7 16 x 7.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7 16 x 7.0
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7 16 x 7.0
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - 14.6
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 110 136
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - 600
Engine
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas V8
Fuel System SMPI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 265 @ 3200 290 @ 3600
Engine Order Code NA EVA
Displacement 3.5L/213 4.7L/287
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 240 @ 6000 230 @ 4600
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 21 19
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 16 14
Transmission
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.55 1.67 Upshift/1.50 Kickdown
Trans Order Code NA DGQ
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.36 3.55
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.69 0.75
Trans Description Cont. Electronic Automatic w/OD
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low - TBD - NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.79 3.00
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.00
Trans Type 4 5
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High - TBD - NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.67
Trans Description Cont. Again Automatic w/OD NA
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.27 3.00
Summary
Body Style 4 Door 4 Door
Vehicle Name Nissan Pathfinder Dodge Durango
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - 33
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Rigid 5-Link Independent
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - 41
Suspension Type - Front Independent Strut Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
 
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