Nissan Pathfinder Hybrid 4WD Information

Safety · Fuel Efficiency · MPG

Nissan Pathfinder Hybrid 4WD Safety

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has conducted 9 recalls, 2 investigations of reports of a defective product, and recorded 370 safety complaints filed against this vehicle.


Crash Test Results (ratings out of 5):

Year Variation Overall Rating Front Crash Rating
(Driver)
Front Crash
(Passenger)
Side Crash
(Driver side)
Side Crash
(Passenger side)
Rollover
2014 2014 Nissan Pathfinder Hybrid SUV AWD 5 4 5 5 5 4
2014 2014 Nissan Pathfinder Hybrid SUV FWD 5 4 5 5 5 4

Fuel Efficiency

Nissan has manufactured models of Pathfinder Hybrid 4WD for 2 years. They average 26.0 combined miles per gallon, with the latest 2015 Pathfinder Hybrid 4WD above average at 26 combined MPG.

The 2015 Pathfinder Hybrid 4WD is electric and has a 144V Li-Ion motor charged via . All MPG estimates are "MPG equivalent," a conversion of electric energy consumption to gasoline equivalent.

Government regulators estimate the fuel cost of the 2015 Pathfinder Hybrid 4WD to be $1,500 per year. This estimate is based on 15,000 miles driven, 55% city driving and 45% highway driving, and regular gasoline.

Compared to other vehicles, you spend $250 more over 5 years compared to an average vehicle.

The Pathfinder Hybrid 4WD consumes about 13 barrels of petroleum per year, according to the standard estimate of 15,000 miles driven. Most of the world's petroleum comes from countries like Russia, Saudi Arabia, the U.S., and Iraq.

The Pathfinder Hybrid 4WD emits 344 grams of CO2 per mile, or roughly 5,160,000 grams per year. To put this into perspective, a normal tree absorbs about 21,000 grams of CO2 per year, so about 246 trees would offset these emissions. The Pathfinder Hybrid 4WD has start-stop technology.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
2015 Nissan Pathfinder Hybrid 4WD 26 27 25
2014 Nissan Pathfinder Hybrid 4WD 26 27 25

MPG breakdown by model options

The Nissan Pathfinder Hybrid 4WD has 2 different model options on record with the EPA since 2014. For the most accurate MPG estimates, find your exact model below.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
2015 Automatic (variable gear ratios), 4-cyl, 2.5 L 26 27 25
2014 Automatic (variable gear ratios), 4-cyl, 2.5 L 26 27 25