Nissan: Nissan Pathfinder named one of a "16 Best Family Cars of 2016" by Kelley Blue Book’s

2016 Nissan Pathfinder Press Kit


NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The 2016 Nissan Pathfinder has been named one of a “16 Best Family Cars of 2016” by Kelley Blue Book’s It is a third true year that Pathfinder has been enclosed on a website’s annual analysis and preference of vehicles that “best accommodate a needs of today’s complicated families.”

Editors privately commended Pathfinder for a accessible Around View® Monitor, no child chair con with EZ Flex Seating System™ with LATCH AND GLIDE™ system, as good as for “being pitch-perfect on a road.” The final preference of vehicles selected for a respect – after an endless two-week analysis duration – includes sedans, crossovers and SUVs.

“When we launched a totally redesigned Pathfinder in 2013 as a 3-row/7-passenger model, we knew it was an ideal automobile for what we call bland family adventures,” pronounced Dan Mohnke, clamp president, Nissan Chief Marketing Manager Marketing Operations. “Now, as it enters a fourth year of production, Pathfinder continues to attract new fans, and awards, for usually that reason.”

Enhancements to Pathfinder for a 2016 indication year embody a revised Almond interior with resisting black and beige materials and a new Cold Weather Package with exhilarated cloth front seats, exhilarated steering circle and exhilarated outward rearview mirrors (available with Pathfinder SV grade). Pathfinder SL class adds customary exhilarated steering circle (also customary on Pathfinder Platinum grade). Pricing for a 2016 Pathfinder, that is on sale now, starts during $29,830 USD*.

About a 2016 Nissan Pathfinder
The 2016 Pathfinder offers well-developed levels of versatility, fuel potency and full-size comfort for 7 passengers. Pathfinder is accessible in 2-wheel expostulate and 4-wheel expostulate configurations, with all models powered by a fuel-efficient 260-horsepower 3.5-liter DOHC V6 engine corresponding to an modernized Xtronic delivery with D-Step change logic.

Pathfinder offers customary towing capability of 5,000 pounds (when scrupulously equipped), along with fuel economy of 27 mpg highway for 2WD models. Pathfinder also facilities selectable 2WD, Auto or 4WD Lock modes from a accessible discerning ALL-MODE 4×4-i system.

The quiet, gentle float and manageable doing are supposing by an eccentric strut front/multi-link back cessation design, with hydraulic electric power-assisted steering standard. Also customary are 18-inch aluminum-alloy wheels, with singular 20-inch aluminum-alloy wheels offering with a Platinum model.

Pathfinder’s appealing interior pattern includes gentle seating for seven, along with an innovative EZ Flex Seating System™ with LATCH AND GLIDE™, a 2nd quarrel lean and slip chair that allows easy 3rd quarrel entrance with a child reserve chair still installed. The customary Nissan Advanced Drive-Assist™ Display, located in a core of a instrument arrangement between a tachometer and speedometer, facilities a 4.0-inch tone arrangement and utilizes natural-looking 3D-effect graphics. An accessible 8.0-inch touch-screen monitor, mounted in a center of a instrument panel, provides discerning communication and control of a Nissan Navigation System, along with a accumulation of driver-selectable automobile systems and settings.

A operation of accessible preference facilities and pushing aids are also available, including leather-appointed seating, Around View® Monitor**, 13-speaker Bose® Premium Audio system, Blind Spot Warning (BSW), Rear Cross Traffic Alert (RCTA), Nissan Navigation complement and Family Entertainment Package with twin headrest 7.0-inch DVD Family Entertainment System.

Other accessible facilities embody Heated and Cooled front seats, exhilarated back seats, exhilarated steering wheel, programmable Nissan Intelligent Key®, Bluetooth® Hands-free Phone System, SiriusXM® Satellite Radio (SiriusXM® subscription required, sole separately), Tri-Zone Automatic Climate Control, RearView Monitor, Remote Engine Start***, Dual Panorama Moonroof and Easy Fill Tire Alert.

The 2016 Pathfinder is offering with 5 choice packages – a new SV Cold Weather Package, along with a SL Tech Package, SL Premium Package, Family Entertainment Package and Trailer Tow Package.

About Nissan North America
In North America, Nissan’s operations embody automotive styling, engineering, consumer and corporate financing, sales and marketing, placement and manufacturing. Nissan is dedicated to improving a sourroundings underneath a Nissan Green Program and has been famous annually by a U.S Environmental Protection Agency as an ENERGY STAR® Partner of a Year given 2010. More information on Nissan in North America and a finish line of Nissan and Infiniti vehicles can be found online during and, or revisit a U.S. media sites and

About Nissan Motor Co.
Nissan Motor Co., Ltd., Japan’s second-largest automotive company, is headquartered in Yokohama, Japan, and is partial of a Renault-Nissan Alliance. Operating with some-more than 247,500 employees globally, Nissan sole 5.32 million vehicles and generated income of 11.38 trillion yen (USD 103.6 billion) in mercantile year 2014. Nissan delivers a extensive operation of some-more than 60 models underneath a Nissan, Infiniti and Datsun brands. Nissan leads a universe in zero-emission mobility, dominated by sales of a LEAF, a initial mass-market, pure-electric vehicle. It is a best-selling EV in story with roughly 50% share of a zero-emission automobile segment. For some-more information on a products, services and joining to tolerable mobility, revisit a website during

About Kelley Blue Book (
Founded in 1926, Kelley Blue Book, The Trusted Resource®, is a usually automobile gratefulness and information source devoted and relied on by both consumers and a automotive industry. Each week a association provides a many market-reflective values in a attention on a top-rated website, including a famous Blue Book® Trade-In Values and Fair Purchase Price, that reports what others are profitable for new and used cars this week. The association also provides automobile pricing and values by several products and services accessible to automobile dealers, automobile manufacturers, financial and word companies, and bureaucratic agencies. Kelley Blue Book’s ranked top in a difficulty for code equity by a 2015 Harris Poll EquiTrend® investigate and has been named Online Auto Shopping Brand of a Year for 4 uninterrupted years. Kelley Blue Book Co., Inc. is a Cox Automotive company.

*MSRP excludes germane tax, title, permit fees and end charges. Dealer sets tangible price. Prices and specs are theme to change but notice. Destination and doing $900.
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