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2022 Lexus UX 250h vs. 2022 Nissan Pathfinder Review

Picture of the 2022 Lexus UX 250h

2022 Lexus
UX 250h

MSRP*: $35,750 to $40,790
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Picture of the 2022 Nissan Pathfinder

2022 Nissan
Pathfinder

MSRP*: $34,640 to $49,040
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MPG - City 41 MPG 20 - 21 MPG
MPG - Hwy 38 MPG 25 - 27 MPG
Seating Capacity 5 seats 7 - 8 seats
Cargo Space Info not available 80.5 ft3
Engine
  • 181-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gas/Electric Hybrid)
  • 284-hp, 3.5-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission Continuously Variable 9-Speed A/T
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive, Front Wheel Drive
Horsepower 181 hp 284 hp
Towing Capacity Info not available 3,500 - 6,000 lbs
Exterior Length 177.0 in 197.0 in
Exterior Width 72.4 in 77.9 in
Leg Room Front 42.1 in
Rear 33.1 in
Front 44.3 in
Rear 35.5 in
Head Room Front 35.7 - 37.2 in
Rear 36.3 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
Passengers in the backseat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Nissan Pathfinder than in the Lexus UX 250h, 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 Lexus UX 250h.

Convenience
The Nissan Pathfinder requires fewer stops at the gas station than the Lexus UX 250h, 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). When looking only at MSRP, the Lexus UX 250h will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Nissan Pathfinder.

Dimensions
Since the Lexus UX 250h 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 Lexus UX 250h, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Nissan Pathfinder.

Handling
The Lexus UX 250h has a significantly smaller turning radius than the Nissan Pathfinder, allowing you to much more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Lexus UX 250h has a lot less horsepower than the Nissan Pathfinder.

Utility
Soccer Moms beware - the Lexus UX 250h seats a lot fewer people than the Nissan Pathfinder.