The 2019 Nissan Pathfinder is a worthy heir of the last year model. Nissan continues to spoil their customers with this large, spacious vehicle, by equipping it with more modern technology and giving it a sleeker, more sporty design than its predecessor – the 2018 model.
Having in mind it is built for the whole family, as a vehicle for long, distant vacations. The 2019 model gives great value for the amount paid, and manages to produce a great driving experience, provided with its powerful V6 engine, as well as its luxury interior and equipment. It comes in different models: the standard S model, and the more equipped SV, SL and Premium models.
2019 Nissan Pathfinder – Sporty Look
On the exterior, the 2019 Nissan Pathfinder gives out a sporty look, which is hard to achieve for a large seven-seat SUV. It has stylish curves and a sleek, modern figure, and comes out in various colors – Midnight pine, Scarlet ember, Caspian blue, Glacier white, Pearl white, Brilliant silver, Gun metallic and Magnetic black.
On the interior, it is equipped with all sorts of modern technology like a four-inch information display, a satellite radio, four USB charging ports, Nissan’s Intelligent around view monitor, a navigation system, 8-inch touchscreen monitors behind the first row seats for media, rear AC and heater and much more.
When it comes to seats and space, Nissan offers all models with 7 seats, covered in cloth with the S and SV models, and leather with the SL and Premium ones. The second and third row of seats are adjustable and can be withdrawn anytime, leaving the vehicle with a vast luggage space. The car is equipped with Nissan’s advanced airbag system, ABS, Brake assist, Vehicle dynamic control and Traction control.
The SV model has a Remote engine start system, Nissan Intelligent key, and Rear sonar system. The SL model has all of the SV features plus Intelligent Cruise control. The Platinum model has all of the SL features included plus 20″ aluminum-alloy wheels, LED low beam projector headlights, Climate controlled front seats and a Bose Premium Audio System with 13 speakers, including Acoustic Waveguide technology.
2019 Nissan Pathfinder – Engine and Performance
The 2019 Nissan Pathfinder is equipped with a 3,5-liter Direct Injection Gasoline V6 engine. The engine delivers up to 284 horsepower and around 259 lb-ft of torque. This means that the vehicle is capable of towing 6,000 Lbs of weight. Its fuel consumption rate is 20 MPG in the city and around 27 MPG on the highway. This numbers will make it affordable to drive on long vacations as well as for everyday city use.
Front wheel drive is standard, but Nissan has an optional 4×4, which requires a bit more petrol to run. The 2019 Nissan Pathfinder has a Xtronic Continuously Variable Transmission, which makes it far easier and much more fuel efficient.
It also uses Hill start assist and hill descent control which automatically adjusts speed and brake pressure. This will keep the ride smooth and at the desired pace.
2019 Nissan Pathfinder – MSRP
The 2019 Nissan Pathfinder comes in four different varieties, all of which have optional extras and an optional four-wheel drive.
- S model Front Wheel Drive – $30,790;
- S model 4×4 – $32,480;
- SV model Front Wheel Drive – $33,480;
- SV model 4×4 – $35,170;
- SL model Front Wheel Drive – $37,500;
- SL model 4×4 – $39,190;
- Platinum model Front Wheel Drive – $42,320;
- Platinum model 4×4 – $44,010.