Compare 2003 Nissan Pathfinder vs 2003 Ford Escape

2003 Nissan Pathfinder
2003 Ford Escape
Add Vehicle
Select style
2WD Automatic SE
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2WD Automatic SE 16 21 $24,364 $26,799
4WD Automatic SE 15 19 $26,183 $28,799
2WD Automatic LE 16 21 $28,274 $31,099
4WD Automatic LE 15 19 $30,728 $33,799
Select style
4-Door 103" WB XLS Value
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door 103" WB XLS Value 23 28 $17,401 $18,710
4-Door 103" WB XLS Sport 23 28 $18,207 $19,595
4-Door 103" WB XLS Popular 19 25 $18,848 $20,300
4-Door 103" WB 4WD XLS Popular 18 23 $20,327 $21,925
4-Door 103" WB XLT Popular 19 25 $20,677 $22,310
4-Door 103" WB XLT Popular 2 19 25 $20,837 $22,485
4-Door 103" WB XLT Sport 19 25 $21,705 $23,440
4-Door 103" WB XLT Premium 19 25 $21,796 $23,540
4-Door 103" WB 4WD XLT Popular 2 18 23 $22,315 $24,110
4-Door 103" WB 4WD XLT Sport 18 23 $23,184 $25,065
4-Door 103" WB 4WD XLT Premium 18 23 $23,275 $25,165
4-Door 103" WB Limited 19 25 $23,544 $25,460
4-Door 103" WB 4WD Limited 18 23 $25,023 $27,085
Pricing
Invoice Price
$24,364
$17,401
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$26,799
$18,710
Monthly Payment Estimate
$447 / month
$312 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
City
16 mpg 23 mpg
Highway
21 mpg 28 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
2WD Sport Utility 2WD Sport Utility Vehicles
Rear Door Type
- Liftgate
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in)
51.5 49.0
Front Shoulder Room (in)
56.6 56.3
Passenger Capacity
5 5
Second Head Room (in)
37.5 39.2
Second Shoulder Room (in)
56.4 55.9
Front Leg Room (in)
41.7 41.6
Front Hip Room (in)
54.1 53.4
Passenger Volume (ft³)
93.0 133.2
Second Leg Room (in)
31.8 36.4
Front Head Room (in)
39.5 40.4
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in)
8.3 -
Length, Overall (in)
182.7 -
Rear Door Opening Width (in)
NA 41.0
Height, Overall (in)
68.1 69.1
Liftover Height (in)
31.1 -
Track Width, Rear (in)
60.8 -
Wheelbase (in)
106.3 103.0
Rear Door Opening Height (in)
NA 34.9
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
71.7 70.1
Track Width, Front (in)
60.6 -
Step Up Height - Side (in)
- - TBD -
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in)
- 25.4
Length, Overall w/rear bumper (in)
- 173.0
Side Door Opening Height (in)
- - TBD -
Ground Clearance, Rear (in)
- 7.8
Step Up Height - Front (in)
- - TBD -
Overhang, Rear w/bumper (in)
- 36.4
Ground Clearance, Front (in)
- 7.8
Side Door Opening Width (in)
- - TBD -
Overhang, Front (in)
- 33.4
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³)
85.0 69.2
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)
NA NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
NA NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in)
NA 40.8
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in)
32.7 35.9
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³)
38.0 33.1
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in)
56.4 52.6
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in)
- TBD - 38.9
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in)
- TBD - 59.0
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 4 (in)
- NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 4 (ft³)
- NA
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Console (in)
- - TBD -
Brakes
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
NA NA
Brake Type
Power Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
11.6 x - TBD - 9.0 x 1.65
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
11.8 x 1.1 10.94 x 1.0
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
21.1 16.0
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
18.7 16.0
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
37.4 35.4
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Variable Pwr
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
3.1 3.0
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - 38.7
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Front Tire Size
P255/65R16 P225/70R15
Spare Tire Size
P255/65R16 T135/90R17
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA - TBD -
Rear Tire Size
P255/65R16 P225/70R15
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
5000 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
500 100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
3871 3019
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in)
16 x 7 17 x 4.0
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in)
16 x 7 15 x 6.5
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Steel
Spare Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
16 x 7 15 x 6.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
- TBD - - TBD -
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
110 110
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- TBD - 550
Engine
Engine Type
Gas V6 Gas I4
Fuel System
SMPI SEFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
265 @ 3200 135 @ 4500
Engine Order Code
NA 99B
Displacement
3.5L/213 2.0L/121
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
240 @ 6000 127 @ 5400
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
21 28
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
16 23
Transmission
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
4.36 2.93
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.69 1.03
Trans Description Cont.
Electronic Manual w/OD
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low
- TBD - NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1)
2.79 3.67
Clutch Size (in)
NA 8.86
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 1.31
Trans Type
4 5
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High
- TBD - NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA 0.84
Trans Description Cont. Again
Automatic w/OD NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1)
2.27 3.45
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
1.55 2.06
Trans Order Code
NA 443
Summary
Body Style
4 Door 4 Door
Vehicle Name
Nissan Pathfinder Ford Escape
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- TBD - NA
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear
Rigid 5-Link Multi-link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- TBD - NA
Suspension Type - Front
Independent Strut MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
- TBD - NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs NA
Doors
Side Door Type
- NA

Get FREE Dealer Quotes

From dealers near you
Go!

Add a Vehicle to Compare

Select a vehicle below
Please choose a make.
Please choose a model.
Please choose a year.
Continue