Escape the pavement with Frontier’s legendary available 4-wheel drive capability.

    Frontier’s 3.8-litre V6 and smooth-shifting 9-speed automatic are a powerful combo.
  • 13.7 CITY/10.6 HWY L/100 KM [[48]]

    Frontier’s efficiency lets you go farther with 13.7 L/100 km in the city, and 10.6 on the highway. [[48]]

Engine & Transmission

Relentless power on demand

When it’s time to haul a full load, tow your PWCs, or hit the trails, Frontier is ready. That's because it offers a best-in-class 310-horsepower V6, and one smooth 9-speed automatic. [[505]] Plus, with Frontier, you don’t have to upgrade. This engine and transmission combination comes standard.

2022 Nissan Frontier V-6 engine on black background.

3.8L V6 engine

Frontier’s 3.8-litre V6 pumps out 310 horsepower and 281 lb-ft of torque. Direct injection enables a quick response, and a max towing capacity of up to 6,490 lbs. It's also capable of great fuel efficiency, reaching up to 13.7 L/100 km in the city, and 10.6 on the highway. [[48]]

2022 Nissan Frontier close up of 9-speed transmission.

9-speed transmission

Easy passing, smooth shifting, better acceleration when towing, and ideal gear ratios. These are the perks of a 9-speed automatic transmission perfectly dialed for Frontier. [[165]]

Frontier® Capability Video

See under the hood

With class-leading horsepower, a smooth-shifting transmission, 4WD and more, Frontier is a beast on and off the beaten path. Get up close and personal with its remarkable capability in this short video. [[505]]

Nissan Frontier capability video

310 Horsepower

281 lb-ft of torque

13.7/10.6 L/100 km City/Hwy [[48]]

2022 Nissan Frontier off-road going ascending a hill in desert

Frame & Suspension

Engineered to make every day epic

Midsize trucks see plenty of action. That’s why the all-new Frontier is built up and reinforced in all the right places, with ample ground clearance to climb over big obstacles, and suspension designed to smooth out even the toughest terrain. [[456]]

Capability & Technology

The future of 4-wheeling

From the selectable 4WD to standard Hill Descent Control, Frontier boasts some serious off-roading credentials. And with new innovations like the available Intelligent Around View® Monitor with Off-Road Mode, you'll be more than ready any journey. It all adds up to more confidence than you've ever felt in a midsize truck. [[232]]

2022 Nissan Frontier muddied in the mountains with inset picture of 4-wheel control knob.

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2022 Nissan Frontier off-road navigating narrow rock passage towing a camper.

Intelligent Around View® Monitor with Off-Road Mode

Your virtual spotter

Frontier gives you a better vantage point to help you steer around obstacles with ease and precision. View multiple exterior camera angles on your in-dash display to tackle rocky terrain and tight spaces like a pro. [[232]]

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2022 Nissan Frontier touch-screen showing rock obstacles around vehicle.

Scrape by without a scratch

See the obstacles you’re dealing with, right on your touch-screen. That means less stopping, less reliance on a spotter while you’re on the trail, and more good times in your Frontier PRO-4X. 

Frontier® PRO-4X

For those who take off-road seriously

Ready to conquer 4x4 trails right off the showroom floor, the all-new PRO-4X is built to help you take your adventures farther off the well-groomed fire roads, and deeper into the backcountry.

Frontier® Off-Road Accessories

Make your Frontier® the ultimate off-roader

Go bigger and farther with customized Frontier off-road accessories, backed by Nissan’s three-year/60,000 km (whichever occurs first) limited warranty (if installed by dealer at time of new vehicle purchase). [[245]]