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2014 Nissan Pathfinder vs. 2014 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Review

Comparison Review


Comfort
Rear passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Nissan Pathfinder than in the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited. The Nissan Pathfinder will be popular with taller drivers and passengers in the front seat, due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited.

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

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 Pathfinder is somewhat more expensive than the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Nissan Pathfinder carries a much lower Destination Charge than the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited.

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

Drivetrain
With its lower torque engine, the Nissan Pathfinder doesn't do as good a job transmitting power to its wheels as the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited.

Handling
The Nissan Pathfinder has a smaller turning radius than the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When considering towing capacity, the Nissan Pathfinder is clearly the choice over the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited for pulling heavy loads. The Nissan Pathfinder has a little less horsepower than the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited.

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

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

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2014 Nissan
Pathfinder

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MSRP*: $29,110 - $41,550
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2014 Jeep
Wrangler Unlimited

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MSRP*: $26,195 - $34,995
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Cash Back Rebate: Up to $500 Visit Rebate Center
Low APR Loan: As low as 0.00% As low as 3.84%
Lease Incentive: As low as 0.70% As low as 4.39%
City MPG: 19 - 20 16
Highway MPG: 25 - 26 20 - 21
Engine(s): V-6 V-6
Seating Capacity: 7 - 7 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
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***** Not Tested
Frontal Crash Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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***** Not Tested
Invoice*: $26,850 - $38,303 $25,477 - $32,961

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