Seven Drive and Terrain Modes make Pathfinder ready to conquer mud, snow, gravel and more. []
V6 ENGINE WITH 9-SPEED AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
More powerful, more efficient and more thrilling on every drive. []
With up to 6,000 lbs. of max towing capacity, you can haul it all. []
Engine & Drivetrain
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. [][]
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. []
9-speed automatic transmission
Pathfinder’s 9-speed automatic transmission delivers quick response times and enhanced control while maximizing fuel efficiency. [] 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.
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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. []
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.
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. []
2022 Pathfinder Platinum shown with up to 6,000 lbs. of maximum towing capacity. []
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. []
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.[]
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Pull your weight and then some
Tow hitch receiver kit
Features a Nissan custom frame-mounted design so you can tow with confidence. []
Makes trailering easy. Provides trailer lighting power and connections or circuits for trailer brakes. []
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. []
When the trail gets muddy, this mode will evenly distribute power to help keep you on track.
Climbing the dunes or hitting the beach? This mode increases torque at the rear for increased traction.
This winter mode monitors slippage and keeps you in a higher gear so that you can stay in control.
This mode enhances your towing experience and helps with traction on boat ramps or uneven roads. []
Auto, Sport and Eco Modes
Whether you're after a sportier ride, better fuel economy or better everyday driving, Pathfinder has a mode for it. []
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.
Electronic Parking Brake with Auto-Hold
Take some of the drudgery out of stop-and-go traffic. Turn on Auto-Hold and Pathfinder will hold the brakes, without requiring you to keep your foot on the pedal. When you’re ready, just press the accelerator to get going.
Hill Descent Control and Hill Start Assist
When you travel steeper paths, Hill Start Assist helps to prevent rollback. Similarly, available Hill Descent Control helps you go down a steep grade at a controlled speed.
Every drop counts. This innovative feature shuts off your engine when you’re stopped to save fuel.