2024 Chevrolet Traverse vs. 2024 Nissan Pathfinder Review

Picture of the 2024 Chevrolet Traverse

2024 Chevrolet
Traverse

MSRP*: $37,600 to $54,200
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Picture of the 2024 Nissan Pathfinder

2024 Nissan
Pathfinder

MSRP*: $36,080 to $50,950
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MPG - City Info not available 20 - 21 MPG
MPG - Hwy Info not available 23 - 27 MPG
Seating Capacity 7 - 8 seats 7 - 8 seats
Cargo Space 97.6 ft3 80.5 ft3
Engine
  • 328-hp, 2.5-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 284-hp, 3.5-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 295-hp, 3.5-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission Automatic Automatic
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive, Front Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive, Front Wheel Drive
Horsepower 328 hp 284 - 295 hp
Towing Capacity Info not available 3,500 - 6,000 lbs
Exterior Length 204.5 - 204.7 in 197.7 - 198.8 in
Exterior Width 79.6 - 80.0 in 77.9 in
Leg Room Front 44.3 in
Rear 41.5 in
Front 44.3 in
Rear 35.5 in
Head Room Front 40.7 - 42.6 in
Rear 38.2 - 40.0 in
Front 41.1 - 42.3 in
Rear 38.4 - 39.6 in

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Comfort
Rear passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Chevrolet Traverse than in the Nissan Pathfinder. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between front seat comfort in the Chevrolet Traverse and the Nissan Pathfinder.

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). Whether you pick the Chevrolet Traverse or the Nissan Pathfinder, it's going to cost you about the same.

Dimensions
Since the Chevrolet Traverse is much wider than the Nissan Pathfinder, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. For some people, bigger is better. If that's the case for you, then you'll be happier with the Chevrolet Traverse, which is slightly longer than the Nissan Pathfinder.

Performance
The Chevrolet Traverse has a little more horsepower than the Nissan Pathfinder.

Powertrain
With somewhat higher torque, the Chevrolet Traverse transmits power to its wheels a bit more effectively than the Nissan Pathfinder.

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