Nissan is introducing the new Pathfinder in the US. The 2016 version of the popular SUV is available at dealers with a starting price of 29.780 USD.

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 engine mated to a Xtronic transmission with D-Step shift logic.

The 2016 version now includes Revised Almond interior with contrasting black and beige materials. The new Cold Package includes heated cloth front seats, heated steering wheel and heated outside rearview mirrors (available with Pathfinder SV grade). Also the Pathfinder SL grade adds standard heated steering wheel (also standard on Pathfinder Platinum grade).

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Standard are 18-inch aluminum-alloy wheels, with unique 20-inch aluminum-alloy wheels offered with the Platinum model. A range of driving 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 system and Family Entertainment Package with dual headrest 7.0-inch DVD Family Entertainment System.

Pathfinder offers standard towing capability of 5,000 pounds, along with fuel economy of 27 mpg highway for 2WD models. Pathfinder also features selectable 2WD, Auto or 4WD Lock modes from the ALL-MODE 4×4-i system.