2017 Nissan Pathfinder
Since it is not a newcomer, it is quite long to us to know the presence of 2017 Nissan Pathfinder as an SUV. Its first model was Pathfinder with the first appearance since 30 years ago and it is still popular. With the market sales that continue to grow, Nissan has a great plan for few years ahead. They might release this car as a new mid-size SUV and it will be the fourth generation. 2017 Pathfinder has few trim levels with a bunch of additional packages for its features.
2017 Nissan Pathfinder Redesign
2017 Nissan Pathfinder will be presented by using the popular D platform from the company. With this support, the car could accommodate even more than seven people inside. It will be built with three rows of seats as its layout. It is mentioned by many reports that this upcoming model will get more attractive design as its better development. With the presence of more aluminum and other lightweight materials, its weight is more ideal by dropping about 4000 pounds. The larger and more round grille are offered. The center of attraction will be its grille and bumper at the back part. The standard feature is alloy wheels and LED lights.
2017 Nissan Pathfinder Engine
We cannot predict about the exact engine that will be used for 2017 Nissan Pathfinder. This crossover should be built with the support of powerful engine so that the performance is well-accepted on the market. It is possible to carry over the current DOHC V6 engine and 3.5 liter as long as the company upgrade it by pairing it to CVT gearbox to provide about 300 horsepower an 250 lb-ft of torque. It is presented to be a nice car that could handle any types of terrains and the all-wheel drive setup will be the standard while the optional is FWD. It also has nice fuel consumption that is 20 mpg in city and 26 mpg on highway so that it only takes 8 seconds to accelerate for 2017 Nissan Pathfinder.
2017 Nissan Pathfinder is important to be released with hybrid version. Although it is still under the development, it might be installed with four-cylinder 2.5 liter petrol unit combined with 15 kW of electric motor through the lithium-ion battery. This engine might be placed under the third row of seats.
2017 Nissan Pathfinder Release Date and Price
The recent rumors mentioned that its release date could be in 2017 with the starting price around 30,000 dollars for 2017 Nissan Pathfinder.