2016 Pathfinder Research and Review
The Nissan Pathfinder once again makes its way onto Nissan's lineup for 2016, boasting a full equipment list that continues to make the SUV one of the most popular family cars in the Phoenix area. A new high-contrast Almond interior is now standard on the Pathfinder this model year, while more cold weather features are now available across more trim levels. Keep reading our 2016 Nissan Pathfinder review below to find out more about this terrific family SUV.
Coming in four well-equipped trims, the 2016 Nissan Pathfinder in Scottsdale can be customized to fit anyone's lifestyle and budget. Looking first at the entry-level Pathfinder S, standard features on this model of the SUV include a six-speaker sound system, rear privacy glass, tri-zone automatic climate control, keyless entry and ignition, a roof rack, a tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel, a reclining 50/50-split third-row seat and 18-inch alloy wheels.
Features on the next-level Pathfinder SV include more luxury amenities, such as a leather-wrapped steering wheel, an upgraded audio system, rear parking sensors, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, automatic headlights, remote start, a 7-inch color display, Bluetooth connectivity and a front tow hook. New for this model year is the inclusion of the Cold Package that is now available on the SV trim. This package includes more heated amenities like heated front seats, steering wheel and outside mirrors.
The Cold Package's heated steering wheel is now standard on the SL trim, which also comes with everything from foglights, leather upholstery and a power liftgate to more advanced safety features, heated mirrors and driver memory settings. Many 2016 Nissan Pathfinder reviews recommend the Platinum trim for those who want to add the most premium features to the SUV. These features include a navigation system, 20-inch wheels, a 13-speaker Bose sound system and a larger touchscreen display.
Under the hood, the 2016 Nissan Pathfinder near Phoenix is powered by a very impressive 3.5-liter DOHC V6 engine that generates 260 horsepower. A continuously variable transmission (CVT) is paired with the engine, as is a choice of a 2WD or 4WD drivetrain.
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