With competitive market, Nissan seems unshakeable to release its new product as can be seen on the release of 2020 Nissan Pathfinder. The car is one of the most settle car from Nissan with more than thirty years on the market. The current model of the is the fourth generations. Each generation and each model released score high on the sale numbers. Won’t disappointing the buyers, the new update of the car also brings some fresh update and modification on some parts.
2020 Nissan Pathfinder Engine and Performance
The engine under the hood of the car seems unchanged. The new update of the 2020 Nissan Pathfinder will still use the 3.5-liter V6 engine with straight injections. This engine is able to generate about 284 Horse Power and 259 pounds-feet of torque. Same for the transmission, it will also use the Xtronic variable transmission.
However, based on some other rumors, Nissan might increase the 3.5-liter V6 engine with more power. It is expected the increase up to 300 Horse Power with 260 pounds-feet of torque. This engine is available in both FWD and AWD system. It will be equipped with CVT transmission gearbox. On the fuel-efficiency, the car rated by the Environmental Protection Agency with score of 21 mpg.
2020 Nissan Pathfinder Exterior and Interior Redesign
The new 2020 Nissan Pathfinder will be having lighter body weight due to the use of aluminum to the body. With the decrease of the weight, it will definitely enhance its effectiveness. The change also made to the grille as it will appear more luxury with round edges. On the lightning system both in the rear side and the front side will also get redesign. The light used on the car is using LED technology.
The changes on the exterior side of the car actually rather small and not really change the overall look of the car. While for the interior design, it will also will not change much. Nissan will use high quality material for the seats, upholstery, dashboard and the steering wheel.
The car comes with several trims to choose such as the SV, SL, and the platinum model. In all the trims, It has some technologies to ensure the comfortability of the driver and the passengers. The seats have heated and cooled function, heated back row seat, heated steering wheel, and a sunroof.
2020 Nissan Pathfinder Price and Release Date
The car will be available on the early 2020 around first quarter of the year. The price for the car start at around $30.000. On the market, the 2020 Nissan Pathfinder will compete with some other famous car like Toyota Highlander, Honda Pilot and Kia Sorento.