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Selected Style XE 2WD
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2WD XE 16 23 $23,289 $24,900
2WD SE 16 23 $24,138 $26,100
4WD XE 15 21 $25,159 $26,900
4WD SE 15 21 $25,988 $28,100
2WD SE Off Road 16 23 $26,543 $28,700
4WD SE Off Road 15 21 $28,393 $30,700
2WD LE 16 23 $30,334 $32,800
4WD LE 15 21 $32,369 $35,000
4-Door S 2WD V6 Manual
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Engine

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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door 2WD V6 Manual S 17 22 $19,718 $20,850
4-Door 2WD V6 Automatic S 16 22 $20,475 $21,650
4-Door 4WD V6 Manual S 17 21 $21,705 $22,950
4-Door 2WD V6 Manual Off Road 17 22 $21,933 $23,450
4-Door 4WD V6 Automatic S 16 21 $22,461 $23,750
4-Door 2WD V6 Automatic Off Road 16 22 $22,681 $24,250
4-Door 2WD V6 Automatic SE 16 22 $23,709 $25,350
4-Door 4WD V6 Manual Off Road 17 21 $24,083 $25,750
4-Door 4WD V6 Automatic Off Road 16 21 $25,018 $26,750
4-Door 4WD V6 Automatic SE 16 21 $25,579 $27,350
Pricing
Invoice Price
$23,289
$19,718
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$24,900
$20,850
Monthly Payment Estimate
$415 / month
$348 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 16 mpg 17 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 23 mpg 22 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification 2WD Sport Utility 2WD Sport Utility
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in) 55.5 55.9
Passenger Volume (ft³) 149.1 99.8
Third Shoulder Room (in) 57.1 -
Second Leg Room (in) 34.2 34.4
Front Head Room (in) 40.0 39.9
Second Hip Room (in) 57.6 46.1
Front Shoulder Room (in) 58.3 58.3
Passenger Capacity 7 5
Third Leg Room (in) 28.1 -
Second Head Room (in) 39.9 39.3
Third Hip Room (in) 44.0 -
Second Shoulder Room (in) 58.4 58.3
Front Leg Room (in) 42.4 42.4
Third Head Room (in) 36.7 -
Exterior Dimensions
Rear Door Opening Width (in) NA - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 72.9 74.9
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - 32.2
Track Width, Rear (in) 61.8 61.8
Wheelbase (in) 112.2 106.3
Rear Door Opening Height (in) NA - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 72.8 72.8
Track Width, Front (in) 61.8 61.8
Min Ground Clearance (in) 8.6 8.3
Length, Overall (in) 187.6 178.7
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) 16.5 NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - TBD - 35.2
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 49.2 32.5
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 34.8 - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) - TBD - 65.7
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 79.2 65.7
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) 17.4 NA
Brakes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.7 x 1.1 11.7 x 1.1
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.1 x 0.7 11.3 x 0.7
Brake Type Power Pwr
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 21.1 21.1
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.54 3.54
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - NA
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 20.4 20.4
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 39.4 37.6
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr rack & pinion
Tires
Rear Tire Size P245/75R16 P265/70R16
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P245/75R16 P265/70R16
Spare Tire Size P245/75R16 P265/70R16
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 600 500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 6000 5000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4376 4081
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.0 16 x 7.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.0 16 x 7.0
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.0 16 x 7.0
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 10.2 10.2
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 130 - TBD -
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 270 @ 5600 265 @ 5600
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas V6
Fuel System SMPI Variable
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 291 @ 4000 284 @ 4000
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 4.0L/241 4.0L/241
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 16 17
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 23 22
Transmission
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA -
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.84 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.76 3.54
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.35 2.52
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.13 3.54
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.28
Trans Description Cont. Automatic Manual w/OD
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA -
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.77
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.84 4.37
Clutch Size (in) NA - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.53 1.74
Trans Type 5 6
Summary
Vehicle Name Nissan Pathfinder Nissan Xterra
Body Style 4 Door 4 Door
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - NA
Suspension Type - Front Independent Double wishbone
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Double-Wishbone NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - NA
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Independent Rigid leaf
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Double-Wishbone NA
 
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