2023 Ford Explorer vs 2023 Nissan Pathfinder | Santa Barbara Nissan
As you are searching for your next SUV let's take the time to look at the 2023 Ford Explorer versus the 2023 Nissan Pathfinder, both with a history of growth and fine tuned development, we are here to compare some various features.
2023 Ford Explorer
2023 Nissan Pathfinder
Engine & Horsepower
EPA-Estimated Fuel Economy
- Max tow 5,300lbs
- Seats 7
- Push button lift gate
- Max tow 6,000lbs
- Seats 8
- Motion activated liftgate
Now that you can see some subtle differences and some key features between each vehicle, let's get into some other important points. The 2023 Ford explorer has rear wheel drive, while the 2023 Nissan Pathfinder has advanced 4x4, one dial terrain modes and a mud/rut mode for when you get into those extra tough spots. The Explorer has a 10 speed automatic transmission while its counterpart has a 9 speed automatic transmission. Many of the featured selling points with the 2023 Ford Explorer are available as upgrades where as many of the features on the Pathfinder come standard.
Some features that make the 2023 Nissan Pathfinder the clear leader is its large capacity storage space at an impressive 80.5 cubic feet and Cargo under floor storage and 2nd row captains chairs for ultimate comfort of passengers.
The technology and safety and connectivity that the Pathfinder is an easy selling point. From climate controlled front seats to a panoramic moonroof, door to door navigation, Bose premium sound system and an impressive available touch screen at 12.3 inches. Both models come Apple Car and Android Auto ready while the Pathfinder has wireless charging as well as USB and USB-c ports so you'll never go without options. Our sales experts are ready to answer any questions you may have, please feel free to come visit us at Santa Barbara Nissan so we can help you into your next new SUV today.
*Price is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price. MSRP excludes tax, titles, license, options and destination charges. Dealer sets actual price.