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Pros: The Nissan Pathfinder is a well-designed, affordable SUV that offers plenty of trim options, as well as a hybrid version, to satisfy even the most discerning buyer. 

Cons: Not the most dynamic or exciting to look at, the new Grand Cherokee and soon to be launched redesigned Ford Edge offer similar space and performance in more appealing packages. 

2015 Nissan Pathfinder Price and Fuel Economy: As mentioned above, there are a few trim levels to choose from when it comes to the Nissan Pathfinder. 

  • 2015 Nissan Pathfinder S V6 $29,998
  • 2015 Nissan Pathfinder SV V6 $36,098
  • 2015 Nissan Pathfinder SL V6 $38,848
  • 2015 Nissan Pathfinder Platinum V6 $46,348
  • 2015 Nissan Pathfinder SV Hybrid $40,098
  • 2015 Nissan Pathfinder Platinum Hybrid $50,348

Fuel economy numbers for the V6 range from 11.9L to 12.7L/100km in the city whereas the hybrid mill will see 9.1L/100km in the city and 8.5L/100kn on the highway. 

Powertrain: In all Nissan Pathfinders that are not the hybrid version, the engine hard at work is a 3.5L V6 good for 260 horsepower and 240 lb-ft of torque. The hybrid mill is a 2.5L 4-cylinder.

Changes and Improvements: The biggest change and improvement in the Nissan Pathfinder lineup was he introduction of a hybrid model.
 
Cargo Capacity: With seating for seven, the Nissan Pathfinder is not only comfortable for all your friends, but for their gear, too. With the second and third row up, the Pathfinder offers up 453L. 

Safety: The 2015 Nissan Pathfinder comes equipped with all manner of safety features and airbags. 

Comparing the 2015 Nissan Pathfinder: Mazda CX-9, Dodge Durango, Ford Edge, Jeep Grand Cherokee.