The 2015 Nissan Pathfinder was officially announced to be priced at $29,510 for starters, excluding the $885 destination and handling fee.
The fourth generation Pathfinder has been with us since 2012 as a 2013 model and so far, only minor changes have been implemented. For the 2015 model year, the Pathfinder gets standard blind sport warning systems for the SL and Platinum trims, complete with cross traffic alert. The Xtronic CVT transmission was also reworked with a new D-Step Shift logic…whatever that is.
Otherwise, the Pathfinder continues to remain mostly unchanged. Should you opt for every bell and whistle on the Pathfinder, you’d be left with a Platinum 4WD model with an invoice of around $43,100. Pricing for the hybrid model should be announced later on.
Check out the press release after the jump.
FRANKLIN, Tenn. – Nissan today announced U.S. pricing for the 2015 Nissan Pathfinder SUV, which is on sale now at U.S. Nissan dealers nationwide.
Totally redesigned just two years ago, the 2015 Pathfinder offers exceptional levels of versatility, fuel efficiency and full-size comfort for seven passengers. Pathfinder is available in 2-wheel drive and 4-wheel drive configurations, with all models powered by a fuel-efficient 260-horsepower 3.5-liter DOHC V6.
A number of enhancements have been added to the popular Pathfinder for the new model year, including:
- Blind Spot Warning (BSW) and Rear Cross Traffic Alert (RCTA) added to SL and Platinum grades
- Enhanced D-Step Shift logic added to the standard Xtronic transmission
- Hill Descent Control added to 4-wheel drive models
- Revised SL Tech Package contents, with Around View® Monitor and tow hitch and harness added
- Revised SL Premium Package contents, with Around View® Monitor and Nissan Navigation system added
- New Family Entertainment Package added, with dual headrest 7.0-inch DVD Family Entertainment System
- SV trim level adds fog lights, auto dimming rearview mirror with HomeLink® Universal Transceiver and heated side rearview mirrors
- SL trim level adds 120V power outlet
- Platinum trim level adds standard Dual Panorama Moonroof
- Six new exterior colors (nine total): Java Metallic, Midnight Jade, Gun Metallic, Magnetic Black, Glacier White and Pearl White
Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Prices* (MSRP) for the 2015 Nissan Pathfinder:
Pathfinder S 2WD $29,510 USD Pathfinder SV 2WD $32,810 USD Pathfinder SL 2WD $36,060 USD Pathfinder Platinum 2WD $41,410 USD Pathfinder S 4WD $31,200 USD Pathfinder SV 4WD $34,500 USD Pathfinder SL 4WD $37,750 USD Pathfinder Platinum 4WD $43,100 USD
Destination and Handling $885.
Along with all of the enhancements for 2015, what remains unchanged is Pathfinder’s core values of fun, utility and fresh style – along with the most standard towing capability in class* (5,000-lb.), best-in-class passenger volume* and best-in-class mpg** of 27 mpg highway for 2WD models. Pathfinder is also the only vehicle in class* with selectable 2WD, Auto or 4WD Lock modes from the available intuitive ALL-MODE 4×4-i system. Pathfinder comes equipped with 18-inch aluminum-alloy wheels, with unique 20-inch aluminum-alloy wheels offered with the Platinum model.
Inside, Pathfinder’s attractive interior design includes comfortable seating for seven, along with an innovative EZ Flex Seating System™ with LATCH AND GLIDE™, an industry first 2nd row tilt and glide seat that allows easy 3rd row access with a child safety seat still installed. A range of available features is also offered, including Nissan Advanced Drive-Assist™ Display, leather-appointed seating, Around View® Monitor and 13-speaker Bose® Premium Audio system.
An available 8.0-inch touch-screen monitor, mounted in the middle of the instrument panel, provides intuitive interaction and control of the Nissan Navigation System, along with a variety of driver-selectable vehicle systems and settings. A range of available features is also offered, starting with the class-exclusive Around View® Monitor*** and two rows of leather-appointed seating.
Also available are Heated and Cooled front seats, heated rear seats, heated steering wheel, programmable Nissan Intelligent Key®, Bluetooth® Hands-free Phone System, Streaming Audio via Bluetooth®, SiriusXM® Satellite Radio, Traffic and NavWeather (SiriusXM® subscription required, sold separately), Tri-Zone Automatic Climate Control, RearView Monitor, Remote Engine Start, Tri-Zone Entertainment System, Dual Panorama Moonroof and Easy Fill Tire Alert.
The 2015 Pathfinder is offered with four option packages: SL Tech Package, SL Premium Package, Family Entertainment Package and Trailer Tow Package.
About Nissan North America
In North America, Nissan’s operations include automotive styling, engineering, consumer and corporate financing, sales and marketing, distribution and manufacturing. Nissan is dedicated to improving the environment under the Nissan Green Program and has been recognized as an ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year in 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014 by the U.S Environmental Protection Agency. More information on Nissan in North America and the complete line of Nissan and Infiniti vehicles can be found online at www.NissanUSA.com and www.InfinitiUSA.com, or visit the Americas media sites NissanNews.com and InfinitiNews.com.
About Nissan Motor Co.
Nissan Motor Co., Ltd., Japan’s second-largest automotive company, is headquartered in Yokohama, Japan, and is part of the Renault-Nissan Alliance. Operating with more than 244,500 employees globally, Nissan sold almost 5.2 million vehicles and generated revenue of 10.5 trillion yen (USD 105 billion) in fiscal 2013. Nissan delivers a comprehensive range of more than 60 models under the Nissan, Infiniti and Datsun brands. In 2010, Nissan introduced the Nissan LEAF, and continues to lead in zero-emission mobility. The LEAF, the first mass-market, pure-electric vehicle launched globally, is now the best-selling EV in history with almost 50% share of the zero-emission vehicle segment.
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– By: Chris Chin