In Nissans nearly 60-year old history, the Pathfinder is one of its most known and highly popular offroader SUVs. The 2017 model was reinvented with further refined looks on the exterior and enhanced build for adventure, adding more character and fine tuning for aerodynamics. 2018 continued this trend and added further design enhancements and technological enrichment, some unique such as the Rear Door Alert System that can alert the users if something is forgotten in the rear seats like a pet or valuable or grocery package and so on. The enhanced Standard Automatic Emergency Braking System is another such welcome addition that would make 2018 Nissan Pathfinder a highly lucrative purchase.
Re-designed Signature Exteriors
As described by the Salinas Nissan dealer, refinements in the 2018 Nissan Pathfinder includes the signature V-Motion grille with aerodynamic optimizations in its design to enhance cooling performance and changes to the from chin spoiler to direct air downwards for best performance in both city and off-roading. LED daytime lights with boomerang shaped headlights are standard and LED headlights are standard on the Platinum grade trims. More character is introduced with an aggressive hood, macho front bumper and bright fog lights. The all new color range include colors like Brilliant Silver, Caspian Blue, Gun Metallic, Glacier White, Midnight Pine, Magnetic Black, Pearl White, and a brilliant Scarlet Ember.
Refined and Flexible Interiors
The inside of the 2018 Pathfinder is built to accommodate seven passengers and is all about safety, comfort and convenience. The all new memory assisted seating alignment can adjust the drivers seat to a pre-set position on its own. The seating is very flexible, and you can stretch and recline using the latch and glide technology to suit you. A Tri-zone Climate Control system and the available option to have a heated steering wheel is useful for chilly mornings and adds the available Climate controlled front seats can help you tune them to your own comfort level.
High on Infotainment and Connectivity
The 2018 Pathfinder features a slew of new generation information technology innovations and controls. The instrument panel is dominated by a big 8.0-inch touch screen monitor and the standard Advanced Drive Assist Display located between the tachometer and speedometer. You have a highly advanced voice recognition system for navigation that includes features such as a One-shot voice destination entry. You have the futuristic NissanConnect System 3 with SiriusXM that’s complementary for three years which comes with features such as Automatic Collision Notification, Stolen Vehicle Locator and Emergency Call system which you wouldn’t want to miss out on.
Advanced 3.5-Liter V6 Engine
High on adventure, the 2018 Pathfinder sports a powerful 3.5-Liter V6 engine with a Direct Injection Gasoline system perfected from Nissan’s research desks which enhances open-throttle performance without too much pressure on the fuel gauge on any road conditions. As shared by the Salinas Nissan dealer experts, the V6 on the Pathfinder churns out 284 horsepower outputting an engine torque of 259 pounds per feet delivered effectively through Nissan’s third-generation Xtronic transmission that simulates shifts through D-Step Logic Control for a more natural acceleration feeling.
The 2018 Nissan Pathfinder is offered in four cool models you can see yourself in – the Pathfinder S, SV, SL, Midnight Edition and Platinum which are all well equipped to the brim and a best buy this season.