Toyota Highlander vs. Nissan Pathfinder


Comparing the Toyota Highlander to the Nissan Pathfinder

Whether driving alone or taking the whole family along, the Toyota Highlander is an excellent mid-size crossover SUV that won't let you down. We have this handsome vehicle right here at Mark Jacobson Toyota and we welcome all drivers from the Durham, Chapel Hill, Cary, Raleigh, Apex, and Wake Forest areas to see how it compares to the Nissan Pathfinder. We have no doubt you're going to like what you see below, so take a moment to peruse the facts.

The Toyota Highlander vs. the Nissan Pathfinder

  • The Toyota Highlander's 6-speed shiftable automatic transmission is more engaging than the Nissan Pathfinder's continuously variable-speed automatic transmission, offering a more satisfying driving experience.
  • The base trim on the Highlander comes with Bluetooth as a standard feature, unlike the Highlander, so you can have connectivity anytime you need it.
  • The Highlander also offers seating for up to eight passengers, while the Pathfinder can only seat up to seven.
  • The Highlander offers more front hip and leg room, as well as more rear head and hip room, to ensure a more comfortable driving experience.
  • You'll find a maximum of 83.7 cubic feet of cargo space with the rear seats folded down in the Highlander; the Pathfinder only offers a maximum cargo space of 79.8 cubic feet.
  • According to, the Highlander has higher customer satisfaction ratings for reliability than the Pathfinder, so you can be sure the Highlander will serve you faithfully.
  • The Highlander also offers more exterior color choices so you can better express your personality.

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