If you are in the market for a gorgeous midsize SUV that offers true value on the road, a closer look at the 2018 Nissan Pathfinder near Tampa Bay is in order. Originally launched in 1986 as a compact SUV, the Pathfinder has progressively increased in size over the years. The 2018 model year as part of the fourth-generation of Pathfinder SUVs, and it boasts a full range of equipment and features that make it undeniably appealing to serious vehicle buyers. Wesley Chapel Nissan serving Wesley Chapel Tampa Bay Lakeland Florida is your preferred source for great deals on current Nissan models.
The 2018 Nissan Pathfinder has a gorgeous exterior design that may be irresistible to some SUV shoppers. Its profile is both robust and modern. Curvature is smooth with subtle characterization. The hood has only a slight dip toward the grille to add strength to the SUV's appearance, and the roofline fades gently into a rear spoiler to add sporty appeal. All-season tires are paired with 18-inch wheels at the base trim level, and superior trims come with 20-inch wheels.
Other standard exterior features include LED headlights with a daytime running feature, roof rails, body-colored side mirrors with power adjustments, turn signals in the side mirrors and more. Upgraded features include a motion-activated liftgate, a powered sliding moonroof, chrome side molding and additional features. Our helpful team at Wesley Chapel Nissan is available to demonstrate exterior features and to tell you about colors and upgrades available.
The 2018 Pathfinder offers a spacious interior with passenger seating for seven adults across three rows. Its size falls between the Murano on the smaller end and the Armada on the larger end. Four trims are offered for 2018, and you will find that Nissan has thoughtfully loaded all trims with exceptional features. In fact, the base trim provides you with manual adjustments for the front seats, a split-folding design for the rear two rows and cloth interior.
Other features in the S trim include a sound system with six speakers, SiriusXM radio, HD radio, an MP3 player, an auxiliary input, USB ports, Bluetooth wireless technology, speed-sensitive volume control, audio controls with illumination on the steering wheel, a driver's assistance display, an 8-inch color display screen for the infotainment system, a navigation system, a push-button ignition, a rear sonar system, a three-zone climate control system, a rear door alert, one-touch auto-down power windows, an auto-locking power door lock feature and a few additional features. If you choose a higher-level Pathfinder trim, your SUV will come with a surround-view monitor, an intelligent key, remote engine start, a universal remote, leather seating, power adjustments and numerous other features. Our Nissan dealership serving Wesley Chapel Tampa Bay Lakeland Florida is the place to go to take a look at each of the trims and to get behind the wheel for a test drive.
From a mechanical standpoint, the 2018 Nissan Pathfinder stands apart from other options in its class. This SUV is properly designed to generate a capable, smooth ride while also handling your hauling needs. A few of the many mechanical features included in this year's Pathfinder include an independent front strut suspension, an independent rear multi-link suspension, hydraulic power steering with speed sensitivity, front and rear stabilization bars, dual shock absorbers, front and rear ventilated brakes, anti-lock brakes, electronic brakeforce distribution, brake assistance, front-wheel drive, hill start assistance and several other features. Your test drive of the 2018 Nissan Pathfinder near Tampa Bay enables you to experience what this SUV offers behind the wheel.
The performance of the 2018 Nissan Pathfinder is further enhanced by a powerful engine. This is a V6, 3.5-liter engine with direct fuel injection. It offers up to 284 horsepower and 259 foot-pounds of torque. Additional powertrain features include continuously variable valve timing, a variable induction system, an electronic drive-by-wire throttle, iridium-tipped spark plugs and a two-wheel drive drivetrain. This same powertrain is included in all Pathfinder trims, but most trims have an optional four-wheel drive drivetrain.
If you are thinking about taking home a new 2018 Nissan Pathfinder near Tampa Bay soon, you may be wondering which safety and security features are include or optional upgrades. All four trims for 2018 have an extensive range of safety and security features that you can benefit from. Some of the standard equipment includes an advanced airbag system, supplemental side airbags, roof-mounted airbag curtains with a rollover sensor, auto emergency braking, vehicle dynamic control with traction management, three-point seatbelts with pretensioners for all passengers, adjustable headrests for all passengers, front and rear crumple zones, hood creases, child safety door locks and seat anchors, a tire pressure monitoring system, an engine immobilizer, a theft deterrent system and more. As you progress to higher trim levels, you will find that the Pathfinder comes with more advanced safety features. One example is a blind spot monitor.
You understandably expect excellence from any SUV that you decide to take home, and the 2018 Pathfinder will not let you down. If you are ready to experience the capabilities of the Pathfinder for yourself and to compare the trims closely, make plans to stop by Wesley Chapel Nissan serving Wesley Chapel Tampa Bay Lakeland Florida soon. We are excited to get you behind the wheel of a Pathfinder for a test drive.*Article for general informational purposes only. For complete details, please contact the dealership.