Rear passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Ford Flex than in the Nissan Pathfinder. The Nissan Pathfinder will be a hit with tall drivers and their front seat passengers, since it has greater front head- and legroom than the Ford Flex.
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Ford Flex as you will with the Nissan Pathfinder, as they are both able to travel similar distances on a tank of gas.
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). The Ford Flex is somewhat more expensive than the Nissan Pathfinder. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. Both the Ford Flex and the Nissan Pathfinder have similar Destination Charges.
The Ford Flex is a little narrower than the Nissan Pathfinder, so you'll have an easier time getting in and out of the car in a tight parking spot. For some people, bigger is better. If that's the case for you, then you'll be happier with the Ford Flex, which is slightly longer than the Nissan Pathfinder.
With somewhat higher torque, the Ford Flex transmits power to its wheels a bit more effectively than the Nissan Pathfinder.
The Ford Flex has a larger turning radius than the Nissan Pathfinder, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.
In terms of towing capacity, the Nissan Pathfinder is clearly the choice over the Ford Flex for pulling heavy loads. The Ford Flex has a little more horsepower than the Nissan Pathfinder.
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Ford Flex and the Nissan Pathfinder. The Ford Flex has a roomier cargo area for putting your bags or other items than the Nissan Pathfinder.
The Ford Flex comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Nissan Pathfinder.
Compare the 2014 Ford Flex and the 2014 Nissan Pathfinder.
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MSRP*: $31,100 - $44,120
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MSRP*: $28,950 - $41,350
|Cash Back Rebate:||Up to $500||Up to $1,000|
|Low APR Loan:||As low as 0.00%||As low as 0.00%|
|Lease Incentive:||--||As low as 2.86%|
|City MPG:||16 - 18||19 - 20|
|Highway MPG:||23 - 25||25 - 26|
|Seating Capacity:||7 - 7||7 - 7|
|Basic Warranty:||3 years/36,000 miles||3 years/36,000 miles|
|Invoice*:||$29,312 - $41,143||$26,399 - $37,686|
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