2015 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited vs. 2015 Nissan Pathfinder Review

Comparison Review

Passengers in the backseat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Nissan Pathfinder than in the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited, due to its greater head- and legroom. 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 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited.

The Nissan Pathfinder requires fewer stops at the gas station than the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited, making it more convenient to drive.

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). When looking only at MSRP, the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited will have less of an impact on your bank account 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. The Destination Charge for the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited is much higher than that for the Nissan Pathfinder.

Since the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited is much slimmer than the Nissan Pathfinder, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. If you go with the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Nissan Pathfinder.

With somewhat higher torque, the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited transmits power to its wheels a bit more effectively than the Nissan Pathfinder.

The Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 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 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited for pulling heavy loads. The Jeep Wrangler Unlimited has a little more horsepower than the Nissan Pathfinder.

The Jeep Wrangler Unlimited has less seating than the Nissan Pathfinder, making the Nissan Pathfinder the better choice, if you need to chauffeur many passengers. The Jeep Wrangler Unlimited has less cargo space than the Nissan Pathfinder, which is okay if you don't need to move a lot in one trip.

The Jeep Wrangler Unlimited comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Nissan Pathfinder.

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2015 Jeep
Wrangler Unlimited

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MSRP*: $26,795 - $35,995

2015 Nissan

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MSRP*: $29,510 - $43,100
Cash Back Rebate: Visit Rebate Center Up to $500
Low APR Loan: As low as 3.84% As low as 0.00%
Lease Incentive: As low as 4.39% As low as 3.05%
City MPG: 16 19 - 20
Highway MPG: 20 - 21 26 - 27
Engine(s): V-6 V-6
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 7 - 7
Basic Warranty: 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Invoice*: $26,328 - $34,256 $27,218 - $40,045

Days On Lot: Comparing Ease of Negotiation

Days on Lot measures the average number of days a model sits on a dealer's lot before it's sold. This is one predictor of a dealer's willingness to negotiate.

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