Great Pathfinder SUV, manufactured by Japanese automaker Nissan, goes to the next generation. Although it uses the same platform, the crossover will be totally different. New features and technological gadgets are ready. However, 2018 Nissan Pathfinder will retain its familiar look. The versatile crossover is more daring, with updates from the outside and inside. In addition, changes are expected in the engine that was used by the latest model. However, the powertrain is set, and not new. The balance of power, price and strong appearance is the main advantage of this SUV.
Exterior and Interior
This is probably the area where the new 2018 Nissan Pathfinder received the most attention. When you look at the new car of your profile, it still looks identical to the old model. However, now it has a new front-end. The V-movement design is a little more subtle. The grill is as big as before, but it has a new mesh in honeycomb. In addition, the headlights are much smaller than before, while the sticker features a new design with V-shaped accents as well. The result is a sports car look that is better suited to the current list of Nissan cars. Thanks to the modifications made to the front, the new Pathfinder is also more aerodynamic than before.
Most of the changes inside the 2018 Nissan Pathfinder cabin was made to groups of automotive equipment. Even the basic model now receives a new color of the 8-inch touch screen control the infotainment system. Options include adaptive cruise control, front collision warning, automatic emergency braking and even detecting moving objects. Fortunately, Nissan decided not to stop all physical buttons. This makes driving and adjusting climate controls much easier and less distracting.
We heard that 2018 Nissan Pathfinder will use the same transmission as its predecessor. Under the lap cover should be 3.5 – V6 powertrain. The power has been upgraded to 260 hp. Then, the updated transmission is adapted to the motor. A two-speed CVT gearbox is a modern system that reduces fuel consumption. At the same time, improving performance. On the other hand, the new Pathfinder V8 could use the device. However, moving 3.8 liters is less likely. This engine is far from the requirements of fuel economy, since the new crossover will be rated 25 mpg. The hybrid energy source is also possible, but no confirmation about it. However, we can expect.
Release and Price
All of these elements 2018 Nissan Pathfinder make a better overall package at the same price as before, which is always a win for the customer. The release date for the new car will start in September 2017 and its basic price but not yet announced it is likely to be just under $ 31,000, with higher specification cuts for just over $ 52,000.