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2014 Nissan Armada vs. 2014 Nissan Pathfinder Hybrid Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
The Nissan Armada offers rear passengers about the same room to stretch out as the Nissan Pathfinder Hybrid, with comparable head- and legroom. The Nissan Pathfinder Hybrid will be a hit with tall drivers and their front seat passengers, since it has greater front head- and legroom than the Nissan Armada.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Nissan Armada as you will with the Nissan Pathfinder Hybrid, as they are both able to travel similar distances on a tank of gas.

Cost
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 Nissan Armada is somewhat more expensive than the Nissan Pathfinder Hybrid. 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 Nissan Armada is much higher than that for the Nissan Pathfinder Hybrid.

Dimensions
Since the Nissan Armada is much wider than the Nissan Pathfinder Hybrid, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. If you go with the Nissan Armada, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Nissan Pathfinder Hybrid.

Drivetrain
Due to its much higher torque, the Nissan Armada does a much better job of transmitting its engine's horsepower to its wheels than the Nissan Pathfinder Hybrid.

Handling
The Nissan Armada has a larger turning radius than the Nissan Pathfinder Hybrid, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When considering towing capacity, the Nissan Armada is clearly the choice over the Nissan Pathfinder Hybrid for pulling heavy loads. When it comes to horsepower, the Nissan Armada greatly out-muscles the Nissan Pathfinder Hybrid.

Utility
The Nissan Armada offers greater seating capacity than the Nissan Pathfinder Hybrid, making it a better choice for those who find themselves chauffeuring others around. The Nissan Armada has a roomier cargo area for putting your bags or other items than the Nissan Pathfinder Hybrid.

Warranty
The Nissan Armada comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Nissan Pathfinder Hybrid.

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2014 Nissan
Armada

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MSRP*: $37,590 - $52,860

2014 Nissan
Pathfinder Hybrid

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MSRP*: $35,300 - $44,550
Cash Back Rebate: Up to $1,500 Up to $500
Low APR Loan: As low as 0.90% As low as 0.00%
Lease Incentive: As low as 3.05% As low as 3.05%
City MPG: 12 - 13 25
Top 10 Fuel Efficient
Highway MPG: 18 - 19 27 - 28
Engine(s): V-8 Inline-4
Seating Capacity: 8 - 8 7 - 7
Basic Warranty: 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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Invoice*: $34,617 - $48,661 $32,548 - $41,065

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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