• INTELLIGENT 4X4 WITH 7 DRIVE AND TERRAIN MODES

    Seven Drive and Terrain Modes make Pathfinder ready to conquer mud, snow, gravel and more. [[2035]]
  • V6 ENGINE WITH 9-SPEED AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

    More powerful, more efficient and more thrilling on every drive. [[1909]]
  • IMPRESSIVE TOWING

    With up to 6,000 lbs. of max towing capacity, you can haul it all. [[2087]]

Engine & Drivetrain

Legendary capability

Challenging terrain? Pathfinder is up for it. Intelligent 4x4 brings you seven Drive and Terrain Modes, while a 9-speed automatic transmission makes shifting gears feel seamless. From narrow trails to rocky roads and everything in between, Pathfinder can get you there with time to spare. [[2035]][[1909]]

2023 Nissan Pathfinder Off-Road Performance Video
2023 Nissan Pathfinder V6 Engine

284-hp 3.5L V6 engine

Take advantage of dynamic performance at every turn. With the impressive power of a Direct Injection Gasoline (DIG) V6 engine, even towing a large watercraft won't slow you down. [[2087]]

2023 Nissan Pathfinder 9-Speed Automatic Transmission

9-speed automatic transmission

Pathfinder’s 9-speed automatic transmission delivers quick response times and enhanced control while maximizing fuel efficiency. [[1909]] Pair it with the Pathfinder's paddle shifters, and enjoy a sportier feel at the wheel.

Off-Road & 4WD

Run the trails

With impressive 4x4 capability, towing capacity and driving technology, Pathfinder turns days out into days to remember. Discover what our legendary mid-size SUV has in store for adventures of all shapes and sizes.

2023 Nissan Pathfinder SUV
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Intelligent 4x4

Pathfinder's Intelligent 4x4 system is equipped with direct coupling, which lets you start confidently in low-traction road conditions like snow, so you don't drift off your intended path. [[2035]]

Chassis rigidity

Enjoy a stable, controlled ride. Pathfinder's rigid chassis is built to absorb the vibrations from bumps and potholes, and isolate the cabin through all the twists and turns.

Towing Capability

Bring bigger toys

More power means greater towing capacity. Pathfinder not only produces 284 horsepower and 259 lb-ft of torque, but it also has the ability to tow up to 6,000 lbs. That means you can bring just about anything along for the ride. [[2087]]

2023 Nissan Pathfinder Towing and Off-Road Capacity

2022 Pathfinder Platinum shown with up to 6,000 lbs. of maximum towing capacity. [[2087]]

2023 Nissan Pathfinder Tow Mode And Trailer Sway Control

Tow Mode and Trailer Sway Control

Pathfinder’s seven driver-selectable modes include a standard Tow Mode with Downhill Speed Control. Paired with Pathfinder's standard Trailer Sway Control technology, and you'll have no problem keeping a trailer in line. [[2087]]

2023 Nissan Pathfinder Intelligent Around View Monitor

Intelligent Around View® Monitor

Hooking up a trailer used to be a two-person job. But with Pathfinder’s Intelligent Around View Monitor, you’ve got a virtual spotter to help you line things up and keep clear of obstacles. It provides a virtual 360° bird's-eye view of your vehicle, so you have all the perspective you need to take on tight spaces.[[2015]]

Towing Accessories [[2087]]

Pull your weight and then some

Drive & Terrain Modes

Dial into adventure

Revving up the excitement just got easier with seven Drive and Terrain Modes. Each one is purposefully designed to match different conditions, from snow and rain to sand, dirt and gravel. Pathfinder’s Intelligent 4x4 also features a direct coupling system that enhances traction, while allowing for precise and stable handling. That means you can expect a more responsive drive and no wheel slippage. [[2035]]

Dynamic Drive Technologies

Ready, willing and capable

From everyday driving to off-road adventures, Pathfinder has plenty of tech to boost any driver's confidence. These advanced features work behind the scenes, so you're more capable than ever.