2017 Nissan Pathfinder vs 2017 Chevy Traverse

The Nissan Pathfinder is a modest three-row SUV that offers the amenities of a spacious seven-seater crossover without the bulkiness. For the 2017 model year, the Pathfinder gets substantial updates including a more powerful engine, more towing capacity, additional features, a larger touchscreen and more. In the market for a third-row SUV? Check out this 2017 Nissan Pathfinder vs 2017 Chevy Traverse comparison.

Both three-row SUVs are powered by a V6 engine and all-wheel drive is available on both models as well. While the Pathfinder still offers drivers the responsiveness and acceleration of a V6 engine it also gives drivers impressive fuel economy, about 5 more miles-per-gallon in both city and highway driving when compared to the Traverse. The Pathfinder also offers more capability when it comes to towing capability as the 2017 Pathfinder is able to tow up to 6,000 pounds which is higher than average for three-row SUVs.

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2017 Nissan Pathfinder VS 2017 Chevy Traverse
20/27 MPG Fuel Economy 15/22 MPG
6,000 lbs. Towing Capability 5,200 lbs.
3.5-Liter V6 Engine with 284 HP Engine 3.6-Liter V6 Engine with 281 HP
7 Seating Capacity 8

2017 Pathfinder near Winston-Salem NC

The 2017 Nissan Pathfinder is available in S, SV, SL and Platinum trim levels. Unlike the 2017 Chevy Traverse, the Pathfinder does not offer the ability to have seating for up to eight passengers and instead has a standard across the board seating capacity of seven passengers. Customers will find that the Pathfinder and Traverse differ a lot on their standard features. The 2017 Pathfinder is a well-rounded, fully-equipped SUV that offers base standard features that the Traverse saves for its higher-end models. The base Pathfinder S offers standard equipment including LED running lights, roof rails, tri-zone automatic climate control, a rearview camera, keyless ignition and entry, 60/40 split reclining, sliding and folding second-row seat, an 8-inch touchscreen, Bluetooth and more.

If you are interested in the 2017 Nissan Pathfinder please contact us today at McNeill Nissan located in Wilkesboro, NC. Schedule a test drive online or browse our inventory to find the Pathfinder model that is the perfect fit for you. Give us a call for more information today.

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