Compare 2012 Nissan Pathfinder specifications by trim levels

Pathfinder is a 7-seat SUV from Nissan, which first hit the market back in 1999.

With the price tag ranging from $29,290 to $43,970, the Nissan Pathfinder faces the stiff competition with the same-class rivals like Dodge Durango.

Overview

Wheels

The Nissan Pathfinder has a maximum towing capacity of 7000 lbs, but double check that this applies to the configuration you want.

The Nissan Pathfinder boasts the average fuel economy anywhere from 18 to 22 mpg, depending on the petrol type and engine capacity.

The maximum width and height is 72.80mm x 192.30mm respectively and can vary on the basis of model.

Key Specs of 2012 Nissan Pathfinder

  • Fuel Tank: 21.1 gal

  • Wheelbase: 112.2 in

  • MPG: 15 city/22 hwy

  • 0-60 mph: 7.3 sec

  • Ground clearance: 9 in

  • Towing: 6000 lbs

  • Towing capacity: 6000 lbs

  • Curb: 4427 lbs

  • Tires: P245/75SR16.0 BSW AS

  • Cargo: 16.5 cu.ft

  • Passenger capacity: 7

  • Dimensions(LxWxH): 192.3 x 72.8 x 72



2012 Nissan Pathfinder Price, Review, Ratings and Pictures

The Nissan Pathfinder is offered in 9 trim levels. Compare the trim levels to ensure you will have the desired features and will not pay for the unnecessary upgrades

Our comprehensive charts with interior and exterior specs are also designed to give you thorough details about Nissan Pathfinder safety features and entertainment system, technical aspects, and so on.

Compare the Nissan Pathfinder specifications & features by choosing the necessary trim level & year of manufacture.

Specs

    • Main Info

    • Body Style SUV

    • Doors 4

    • Engine

    • Horsepower 266 hp @ 5600 –
      310 hp @ 5200

    • Torque 288 lb-ft. –
      388 lb-ft.

    • 0-60mph / 0-100kmh 6.4 - 7.5 sec

    • 1/4 mile time 14.8 - 15.6 sec

    • Dimensions

    • Length 192.3 in

    • Width 72.8 in

    • Height 72 in

    • Wheelbase 112.2 in

    • Curb Weight 4427 lbs

    • GVWR 6000 lbs

    • Towing capacity 6000 lbs

    • Ground clearance 9 in

    • Turning radius 19.6 ft

    • CAPACITY

    • Seats 7

    • Passenger volume 101

    • FUEL

    • Fuel tank 21.1 gal

    • City 13 - 15 mpg

    • Combined 16 - 19 mpg

    • Highway 18 - 22 mpg

    • Highway range 379.8 - 464.2 mi



Specifications

S 4dr 4x2

SV 4dr 4x2

Silver 4dr 4x2

LE 4dr 4x2

Exterior length
192.30 in 192.30 in 192.30 in 192.30 in
Exterior body width
72.80 in 72.80 in 72.80 in 72.80 in
Exterior height
72.00 in 72.20 in 72.20 in 72.20 in
Horsepower
266 266 266 266
Torque
288 288 288 288
Fuel economy - city
15 mpg 15 mpg 15 mpg 15 mpg
Fuel economy - highway
22 mpg 22 mpg 22 mpg 22 mpg
0-60mph / 0-100kmh (s)
7.30 seconds 7.50 seconds 7.50 seconds 7.50 seconds
1/4 mile time
15.50 seconds 15.60 seconds 15.60 seconds 15.60 seconds
1/4 mile speed
91 mph 90 mph 90 mph 90 mph
Lateral acceleration (g)
0.70 0.80 0.80 0.80
Slalom speed
56 mph 57 mph 57 mph 57 mph
Bore-and-Stroke
3.76/3.62 " 3.76/3.62 " 3.76/3.62 " 3.76/3.62 "
Curb weight
4427.00 lbs 4563.00 lbs 4621.00 lbs 4676.00 lbs
Gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR)
6000.00 lbs 6000.00 lbs 6000.00 lbs 6000.00 lbs
Maximum Trailer Weight
6000.00 lbs. 6000.00 lbs. 6000.00 lbs. 6000.00 lbs.
Wheelbase
112.20 in 112.20 in 112.20 in 112.20 in
Front track
61.80 " 61.80 " 61.80 " 61.80 "
Rear track
61.80 " 61.80 " 61.80 " 61.80 "
Turning radius
19.60 19.60 19.60 19.60
Ground clearance
9.00 in 9.00 in 9.00 in 9.00 in
Front legroom
42.40 in 42.40 in 42.40 in 42.40 in
Rear legroom
34.20 in 34.20 in 34.20 in 34.20 in
Front headroom
40.00 in 40.00 in 40.00 in 39.10 in
Rear headroom
39.00 in 39.00 in 39.00 in 38.90 in
Front hip room
55.50 in 55.50 in 55.50 in 55.50 in
Rear hip room
57.60 in 57.60 in 57.60 in 57.60 in
Front shoulder room
58.30 in 58.30 in 58.30 in 58.30 in
Rear shoulder room
58.40 in 58.40 in 58.40 in 58.40 in
Luggage volume
16.50 cu.ft. 16.50 cu.ft. 16.50 cu.ft. 16.50 cu.ft.
Luggage volume (max)
79.20 cu.ft. 79.20 cu.ft. 79.20 cu.ft. 79.20 cu.ft.
Passenger volume
101 cu.ft. 101 cu.ft. 101 cu.ft. 101 cu.ft.
Fuel tank
21.10 gal. 21.10 gal. 21.10 gal. 21.10 gal.
Payload
1047 lbs. 1047 lbs. 1047 lbs. 1047 lbs.
Maximum GCWR
11133.00 lbs. 11133.00 lbs. 11133.00 lbs. 11133.00 lbs.
Third row legroom
28.10 " 28.10 " 28.10 " 28.10 "
Third row headroom
36.70 " 36.70 " 36.70 " 36.70 "
Third row hip room
44.00 " 44.00 " 44.00 " 44.00 "
Third row shoulder room
57.10 " 57.10 " 57.10 " 57.10 "

S 4dr 4x4

SV 4dr 4x4

Silver 4dr 4x4

LE 4dr 4x4

Exterior length
192.30 in 192.30 in 192.30 in 192.30 in
Exterior body width
72.80 in 72.80 in 72.80 in 72.80 in
Exterior height
72.60 in 72.60 in 72.60 in 72.60 in
Horsepower
266 266 266 266
Torque
288 288 288 288
Fuel economy - city
14 mpg 14 mpg 14 mpg 14 mpg
Fuel economy - highway
20 mpg 20 mpg 20 mpg 20 mpg
0-60mph / 0-100kmh (s)
6.80 seconds 6.80 seconds 6.80 seconds 6.80 seconds
1/4 mile time
15.10 seconds 15.10 seconds 15.10 seconds 15.10 seconds
1/4 mile speed
89 mph 89 mph 89 mph 89 mph
Lateral acceleration (g)
0.70 0.70 0.70 0.70
Slalom speed
56 mph 56 mph 56 mph 56 mph
Bore-and-Stroke
3.76/3.62 " 3.76/3.62 " 3.76/3.62 " 3.76/3.62 "
Curb weight
4645.00 lbs 4779.00 lbs 4843.00 lbs 4931.00 lbs
Gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR)
6113.00 lbs 6113.00 lbs 6113.00 lbs 6113.00 lbs
Maximum Trailer Weight
6000.00 lbs. 6000.00 lbs. 6000.00 lbs. 6000.00 lbs.
Wheelbase
112.20 in 112.20 in 112.20 in 112.20 in
Front track
61.80 " 61.80 " 61.80 " 61.80 "
Rear track
61.80 " 61.80 " 61.80 " 61.80 "
Turning radius
19.80 19.80 19.80 19.80
Ground clearance
9.00 in 9.00 in 9.00 in 9.00 in
Front legroom
42.40 in 42.40 in 42.40 in 42.40 in
Rear legroom
34.20 in 34.20 in 34.20 in 34.20 in
Front headroom
40.00 in 40.00 in 40.00 in 39.10 in
Rear headroom
39.00 in 39.00 in 39.00 in 38.90 in
Front hip room
55.50 in 55.50 in 55.50 in 55.50 in
Rear hip room
57.60 in 57.60 in 57.60 in 57.60 in
Front shoulder room
58.30 in 58.30 in 58.30 in 58.30 in
Rear shoulder room
58.40 in 58.40 in 58.40 in 58.40 in
Luggage volume
16.50 cu.ft. 16.50 cu.ft. 16.50 cu.ft. 16.50 cu.ft.
Luggage volume (max)
79.20 cu.ft. 79.20 cu.ft. 79.20 cu.ft. 79.20 cu.ft.
Passenger volume
101 cu.ft. 101 cu.ft. 101 cu.ft. 101 cu.ft.
Fuel tank
21.10 gal. 21.10 gal. 21.10 gal. 21.10 gal.
Payload
1047 lbs. 1047 lbs. 1047 lbs. 1047 lbs.
Maximum GCWR
11133.00 lbs. 11133.00 lbs. 11133.00 lbs. 11133.00 lbs.
Third row legroom
28.10 " 28.10 " 28.10 " 28.10 "
Third row headroom
36.70 " 36.70 " 36.70 " 36.70 "
Third row hip room
44.00 " 44.00 " 44.00 " 44.00 "
Third row shoulder room
57.10 " 57.10 " 57.10 " 57.10 "

LE V8 4dr 4x4

Exterior length
192.30 in
Exterior body width
72.80 in
Exterior height
72.70 in
Horsepower
310
Torque
388
Fuel economy - city
13 mpg
Fuel economy - highway
18 mpg
0-60mph / 0-100kmh (s)
6.40 seconds
1/4 mile time
14.80 seconds
1/4 mile speed
92 mph
Lateral acceleration (g)
0.80
Slalom speed
56 mph
Bore-and-Stroke
3.86/3.62 "
Curb weight
5034.00 lbs
Gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR)
6499.00 lbs
Maximum Trailer Weight
7000.00 lbs.
Wheelbase
112.20 in
Front track
61.80 "
Rear track
61.80 "
Turning radius
19.80
Ground clearance
9.00 in
Front legroom
42.40 in
Rear legroom
34.20 in
Front headroom
40.00 in
Rear headroom
39.00 in
Front hip room
55.50 in
Rear hip room
57.60 in
Front shoulder room
58.30 in
Rear shoulder room
58.40 in
Luggage volume
16.50 cu.ft.
Luggage volume (max)
79.20 cu.ft.
Passenger volume
101 cu.ft.
Fuel tank
21.10 gal.
Payload
1276 lbs.
Maximum GCWR
12566.00 lbs.
Third row legroom
28.10 "
Third row headroom
36.70 "
Third row hip room
44.00 "
Third row shoulder room
57.10 "

Interior Features

S 4dr 4x2

SV 4dr 4x2

Silver 4dr 4x2

LE 4dr 4x2

12V DC power outlet
4 4 4 4
Seatback storage pockets
1 1 1 1
Compass
2842 2842

S 4dr 4x4

SV 4dr 4x4

Silver 4dr 4x4

LE 4dr 4x4

Air conditioning, front
2825 2820 2820 2820
12V DC power outlet
4 4 4 4
Seatback storage pockets
1 1 1 1

LE V8 4dr 4x4

Air conditioning, front
2820
12V DC power outlet
4
Seatback storage pockets
1

Exterior Features

S 4dr 4x2

SV 4dr 4x2

Silver 4dr 4x2

LE 4dr 4x2

Door count
4 doors 4 doors 4 doors 4 doors
Front tires
P245/75SR16.0 BSW AS P265/65TR17.0 OWL AS P265/65TR17.0 OWL AS P265/60TR18.0 BSW AS
Wheels
16" silver aluminum 17" silver aluminum 17" machined aluminum 18" machined aluminum
Roof rails
4009 4009 4009
Sunroof
1st row regular express open/close sliding and tilting glass 1st row regular express open/close sliding and tilting glass

S 4dr 4x4

SV 4dr 4x4

Silver 4dr 4x4

LE 4dr 4x4

Antenna
3396 3396 3396 3396
Door count
4 doors 4 doors 4 doors 4 doors
Front tires
P245/75SR16.0 BSW AS P265/65TR17.0 OWL AS P265/65TR17.0 OWL AS P265/60TR18.0 BSW AS
Wheels
16" silver aluminum 17" silver aluminum 17" machined aluminum 18" machined aluminum
Roof rails
4009 4009 4009
Sunroof
1st row regular express open/close sliding and tilting glass 1st row regular express open/close sliding and tilting glass

LE V8 4dr 4x4

Antenna
3396
Door count
4 doors
Sunroof
1st row regular express open/close sliding and tilting glass
Front tires
P265/60TR18.0 BSW AS
Wheels
18" machined aluminum

Seats

S 4dr 4x2

SV 4dr 4x2

Silver 4dr 4x2

LE 4dr 4x2

Standard seating
7 7 7 7
Fold flat front passenger seat
4176

S 4dr 4x4

SV 4dr 4x4

Silver 4dr 4x4

LE 4dr 4x4

Front seat type
2989 2989 2989 2989
Standard seating
7 7 7 7
Fold flat front passenger seat
4176

LE V8 4dr 4x4

Front seat type
2989
Standard seating
7

Entertainment System

S 4dr 4x2

SV 4dr 4x2

Silver 4dr 4x2

LE 4dr 4x2

Speakers
6 6 10 10
1st row LCD screen
1 1 1
2nd row LCD screen
1 1

S 4dr 4x4

SV 4dr 4x4

Silver 4dr 4x4

LE 4dr 4x4

Radio
3131 3138 3149 3149
Speakers
6 6 10 10
1st row LCD screen
1 1 1
2nd row LCD screen
1 1

LE V8 4dr 4x4

Radio
3149
Speakers
10
1st row LCD screen
1
2nd row LCD screen
1

Safety and Security Features

S 4dr 4x2

SV 4dr 4x2

Silver 4dr 4x2

LE 4dr 4x2

S 4dr 4x4

SV 4dr 4x4

Silver 4dr 4x4

LE 4dr 4x4

Airbags, frontal
3214 3214 3214 3214

LE V8 4dr 4x4

Airbags, frontal
3214

Mechanical Features

S 4dr 4x2

SV 4dr 4x2

Silver 4dr 4x2

LE 4dr 4x2

Axle ratio
3.13 3.13 3.13 3.13

S 4dr 4x4

SV 4dr 4x4

Silver 4dr 4x4

LE 4dr 4x4

Engine
4803 4803 4803 4803
Axle ratio
3.13 3.13 3.13 3.13

LE V8 4dr 4x4

Engine
4827
Axle ratio
2.94

Other Specs

S 4dr 4x2

SV 4dr 4x2

Silver 4dr 4x2

LE 4dr 4x2

Maximum towing capacity
6000 lbs. 6000 lbs. 6000 lbs. 6000 lbs.

S 4dr 4x4

SV 4dr 4x4

Silver 4dr 4x4

LE 4dr 4x4

Horsepower rpm
5600 5600 5600 5600
Maximum towing capacity
6000 lbs. 6000 lbs. 6000 lbs. 6000 lbs.

LE V8 4dr 4x4

Horsepower rpm
5200
Maximum towing capacity
7000 lbs.