Compare 2015 Dodge Durango vs 2015 Nissan Pathfinder

2015 Dodge Durango
2015 Nissan Pathfinder
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2WD 4-Door Citadel
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Durango 2WD 4-Door Citadel 18 25 $39,710 $41,295
Durango 2WD 4-Door Limited 18 25 $35,711 $36,995
Durango 2WD 4-Door R/T 14 23 $38,780 $40,295
Durango 2WD 4-Door SXT 18 25 $30,275 $30,495
Durango AWD 4-Door Citadel 17 24 $42,203 $43,895
Durango AWD 4-Door Limited 17 24 $38,204 $39,595
Durango AWD 4-Door R/T 14 22 $41,273 $42,895
Durango AWD 4-Door SXT 17 24 $32,820 $33,095
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2WD 4-Door Platinum
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Pathfinder 2WD 4-Door Platinum 20 27 $38,616 $41,560
Pathfinder 2WD 4-Door S 20 27 $27,434 $29,510
Pathfinder 2WD 4-Door SL 20 27 $33,651 $36,210
Pathfinder 2WD 4-Door SV 20 27 $30,257 $32,810
Pathfinder 4WD 4-Door Platinum 19 26 $40,184 $43,250
Pathfinder 4WD 4-Door S 19 26 $29,003 $31,200
Pathfinder 4WD 4-Door SL 19 26 $35,220 $37,900
Pathfinder 4WD 4-Door SV 19 26 $32,065 $34,500
Pricing
Invoice Price
$39,710
$38,616
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$41,295
$41,560
Monthly Payment Estimate
$688 / month
$693 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
8.4
8.0
TCC’s Bottom Line
The 2015 Dodge Durango hits the sweet spot between crossover and SUV. The 2015 Nissan Pathfinder reels off its crossover basics with ease, but doesn't get too adventurous in handling or off-roading.
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Fuel Economy
City
18 mpg 20 mpg
Highway
25 mpg 27 mpg
Interior Dimensions
Front Leg Room (in)
40.3 42.3
Third Head Room (in)
37.8 36.5
Front Hip Room (in)
57 56.8
Third Shoulder Room (in)
50.4 57.1
Second Leg Room (in)
38.6 41.7
Front Head Room (in)
39.9 41.1
Second Hip Room (in)
56 56.1
Front Shoulder Room (in)
58.5 60.7
Third Leg Room (in)
31.5 30.7
Second Head Room (in)
39.8 38.5
Passenger Capacity
7 7
Third Hip Room (in)
42.8 42
Second Shoulder Room (in)
58.3 60.4
Passenger Volume (ft³)
- 157.8
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in)
8.2 7
Length, Overall (in)
201.2 197.2
Height, Overall (in)
71.6 69.6
Track Width, Rear (in)
64.1 65.7
Wheelbase (in)
119.8 114.2
Liftover Height (in)
32.2 -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
75.8 77.2
Track Width, Front (in)
63.9 65.7
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³)
84.5 79.8
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
17.2 16
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³)
47.7 47.8
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in)
- 51.1
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in)
- 45.9
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in)
- 78.9
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)
- 19.8
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in)
- 31.4
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
13 12.1
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
13.8 12.6
Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc 4-Wheel Disc
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System (Second Line)
4-Wheel -
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
24.6 19.5
Steering
Steering Type
Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
37.1 38.7
Tires
Spare Tire Size
Compact Compact
Front Tire Order Code
TV9 NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P265/50TR20 P235/55SR20
Rear Tire Order Code
TV9 NA
Front Tire Size
P265/50TR20 P235/55SR20
Trailering
Maximum Trailering Capacity (lbs)
5000 5000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
500 500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
500 500
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
5000 5000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
5000 5000
Weight Information
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs)
6500 -
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
- 4345
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in)
20 X 8 20 X 7.5
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
20 X 8 20 X 7.5
Spare Wheel Size (in)
Compact Compact
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd)
700 -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
180 150
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
700 -
Engine
Engine Oil Cooler
Regular Duty -
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
295 @ 6400 260 @ 6400
Engine Type
Regular Unleaded V-6 Regular Unleaded V-6
Fuel System
Sequential MPI Sequential MPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
260 @ 4800 240 @ 4400
Engine Order Code
ERB NA
Displacement
3.6 L/220 3.5 L/213
Mileage
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
20 23
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
25 27
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
18 20
Transmission
Transfer Case Power Take Off
No -
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.84 -
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.28 -
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.29 1.77
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
3.14 -
Trans Order Code
DFL NA
Transfer Case Model
None -
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.67 -
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD CVT w/OD
Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.67 -
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 -
First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.71 2.37 - 0.44
Trans PTO Access
No -
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
2.11 -
Trans Type
8 1
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
- 5.58
Summary
Body Style
Sport Utility Sport Utility
Vehicle Name
Dodge Durango Nissan Pathfinder
Body Code
S -
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link Multi-Link
Axle Type - Rear
Independent -
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear
3.45 -
Suspension Type - Front
Short And Long Arm Strut
Axle Type - Front
Independent -
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front
3.45 -
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
- Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
- Strut
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
8.8 7.7
Vehicle
EPA Classification
- Small Sport Utility Vehicles 2WD
Crash Test Ratings
Overall Rating
Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Driver
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Passenger
Overall Side Crash Rating
Side Barrier Rating
Side Barrier Rating Driver
Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat
Side Pole Rating Driver Front Seat
Combined Side Rating Front Seat
Combined Side Rating Rear Seat
Rollover Rating

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