The Pathfinder is Available at Your Canton, MI Nissan Dealer
If you grew up admiring the rugged, old Pathfinder of the 1980s and 90s, the newest model is going to come as a complete shock. Gone are the boxy lines and rugged body-on-frame design and here to stay is the more modern approach to midsize SUV architecture in the 2018 Nissan Pathfinder for Sale in Canton.
Resurging as Family Friendly SUV
The newest Pathfinder won't be tearing up many off-road trails, but what it can do is transport up to seven people in comfort and safety while towing up to 6,000 pounds. With lots of curving lines and a dynamic front end somewhat reminiscent of the Nissan Maxima and Altima. Nissan is best known and most popular nameplate in its nearly 60-year history, also incorporates Nissan signature design elements such as the "V-Motion" grille and boomerang-shaped headlights with LED daytime running lights.
Powered by a 3.5-liter V6 engine with Nissan's Direct Injection Gasoline system, the all-new Pathfinder is now capable of 284 HP and up to 259 lb.-ft. of torque. Partnered with Nissan is third-generation XTRONIC CVT Transmission, which simulates shifts and provides a more natural and authoritative acceleration.
The Pathfinder also includes an aggressive hood, front bumper, fog lights and a luxurious Panorama Moonroof, which includes a sliding opening front panel and fixed rear glass panel that extends over the second and third rows is also standard on the Pathfinder Platinum grade.
Along with a larger and more commanding engine, the 2018 Pathfinder also offers best-in-class towing capacity of up to 6,000 pounds, which gives owners the ability to tow two-axle recreational trailers, whether for watercraft, flatbeds or campers. The advanced Xtronic transmission design, with standard oil cooler, helps keep engine RPM optimized while towing without the typical "hunting for a gear" feel.
Smarter, More Spacious Interior
The newest Pathfinder also offers the benefits of a midsize crossover with the comfort of a larger SUV. With enough comfortable seating for up to seven passengers as well as enough cargo capacity for any on the go family. The front seats offer a wide range of adjustment, and both are heated and ventilated in Platinum trim. The generously sized second-row seats slide, recline, and split and fold in a 60/40 configuration. Among other things, the Pathfinder SL and higher trim levels come with leather upholstery, which raises the perceived quality.
The interior also includes a tri-zone family entertainment system, which includes second row head restraint-mounted DVD display screens. The newly installed Innovative Rear Door Alert system can even help remind customers of anything that may be forgotten in the rear seat – pets, valuables, dry cleaning, groceries and more.
Like most new Nissan models the 2018 Pathfinder is also smarter and more helpful than ever before. On both the inside and outside of this SUV both drivers and passengers will be treated to an array of new-generation information technology. The 8.0-inch Advanced Drive-Assist Display, located in the center of the instrument display between the tachometer and speedometer, features a range of infotainment and driver assistance displays.
The available NissanConnect Navigation system also includes Voice Recognition for navigation, including one-shot voice destination entry and three years of included SiriusXM Traffic. The helpful NissanConnect system also features automatic collision notification, emergency call and stolen vehicle locator, customizable alerts, dealer service scheduling and maintenance alerts.
Five Star Safety Rating
After crash tests, the National Highway Safety Administration awarded the 2018 Pathfinder five stars overall. IIHS also ranks the Pathfinder as a Top Safety Pick thanks to its six airbags, automatic emergency braking, Rear Door Alert, energy-absorbing steering column and front and rear crumple zones. A blind spot monitoring system and rear cross-traffic alert and Intelligent Cruise Control are also available on the SV, SL and Platinum models*.
Meet the Newest Nissan SUV
Are you ready to meet the newest award-winning Nissan SUV on the market? Get to Nissan of Canton today to get to know the 2018 Nissan Pathfinder for yourself.
*NHTSA 5-Star Ratings Government 5-Star Safety Ratings are part of the U.S. Department of Transportation's New Car Assessment Program (www.safercar.gov). Model tested with standard side airbags (SAB).