- The new 2022 Nissan Pathfinder is redesigned with a new look inside and out.
- It has the same 3.5-liter V-6 as before but a new nine-speed automatic transmission.
- The 2022 Pathfinder will go on sale this summer, likely starting around $33,000.
Although nostalgia for old-school, body-on-frame SUVs is running high these days, Nissan’s new 2022 Pathfinder is staying in the family-crossover milieu. Like its predecessor, this new version of the three-row SUV prioritizes cupholders over suspension travel, although it does looks a bit more rugged—and far more modern—than before. And if you’re keen on nostalgia, know that Nissan has incorporated at least one subtle design cue from the original: the three slats at the top of the grille that hark back to the first-generation, truck-based Pathfinder.
The 2022 Pathfinder’s wheelbase is the same as the old model’s, and the new model is 1.5 inches longer, 0.6 inch wider, and 0.5