2019 Nissan Pathfinder vs 2019 Toyota Highlander

2019 Nissan Pathfinder vs 2019 Toyota Highlander

Finding the right SUV takes a lot of consideration and thought, you need to make sure that it fits the needs of both you and your family. So, to help you find the right fit, we compared the 2019 Nissan Pathfinder with the 2019 Toyota Highlander—both SUVs being incredibly popular.

Both SUVs are remarkably attractive with dynamic front fascias and aggressive headlight designs. However, the Highlander has a broader face and sharper angles along the roofline compared to the more fluid and curvy look of the Pathfinder. Though, as you can see in the chart below, the 2019 Pathfinder offers more advantages in utility, price and fuel efficiency compared to the 2019 Highlander. For instance, even though both models offer an all-wheel drive option, the Pathfinder is able to tow far more than the Highlander can.


2019 Pathfinder

2019 Highlander

Fuel Economy (CTY/HWY)* 20 / 27 MPG 20 / 24 MPG
Cargo Volume 16.2 cubic feet 13.8 cubic feet
Towing 6,000 pounds 1,500 pounds
Starting MSRP** $31,230 $31,330

*Actual mileage may vary with driving conditions – use for comparison only.

**All prices are Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). MSRP excludes destination and handling charges, tax, title, license, and options. Dealer sets actual price.

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2019 Pathfinder S

2019 Highlander LE

Engine 3.5L V6 2.7L I4
Horsepower 284 hp 185 hp
Torque 259 pound-feet 184 pound-feet

Overall, the 2019 Nissan Pathfinder is able to offer a better performance, more functionality and improved fuel efficiency at a more affordable price compared to the 2019 Toyota Highlander.

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