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The Nissan Pathfinder Vs. Toyota Highlander In Bloomington, Indiana

2019 Nissan Pathfinder vs 2019 Toyota Highlander

Serving Indianapolis, IN,

Are you a driver in the Bloomington and Indianapolis, Indiana area and searching for a new SUV? There are many different SUV models available in the area, how do you know which one is for you? When shopping for a new car in general, it is a good idea to get an idea of what the top models available are. In this article, we want to compare two of the more popular models of SUVs you can find on the market - 2019 Nissan Pathfinder S and the 2019 Toyota Highlander LE.

Price and Specs Comparison


2019 Nissan Pathfinder S

2019 Toyota Highlander LE

Starting MSRP*



Fuel Economy (City/Hwy)**

20 / 27 mpg

21 / 27 mpg

Standard Engine




284 horsepower

185 horsepower



6-Speed Automatic

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Performance might be one of the most sought after aspects of an SUV. This is why available in every trim level of the new 2019 Nissan Pathfinder is the optional 4x4 Drive System. This system is designed to maximize traction on any surface; regardless of snow, grass or mud. The Nissan Pathfinder also comes with a standard 3.5L Direct Injection 24-valve V6 engine. This engine is found on the base level trim and can tow up to 6,000 pounds (Max Towing). The new Toyota Highlander’s base engine is only a 4-cylinder engine that can tow up to 1,500 pounds. When it comes to performance, the Pathfinder is blazing a trail.

Digital Technology

Technology is vital whey you talk about driver enjoyability. Having all the new bells and whistle are needed if you want to keep your kids entertained while on the long car trips. Drivers of the new 2019 Nissan Pathfinder will enjoy the inclusion of the remote keyless entry, push-button ignition, and Apple CarPlay™. Drivers of the new Toyota Highlander do not get the pleasure of Push Button start or Apple CarPlay™.

2019 Nissan Pathfinder Interior


Keep your family safe inside the new Nissan Pathfinder. This extraordinary SUV comes with automatic braking and a Vehicle Dynamic Control with Traction Control System. These, plus the Zone Body Construction with Crumple Zones are taking the Pathfinder to new levels. Drivers of the new Pathfinder can also enjoy the available Around View Monitor that captures wide-angle views of any potential obstacles. Both SUVs come with available Lane Departure Alert with Steering Assist and a Dynamic Radar Cruise Control systems.

Schedule A Test Drive At Community Nissan of Bloomington

It’s features like these that have the new Nissan Pathfinder standing tall and ready for you. If you are prepared to take the new Pathfinder out on a drive, schedule a test drive with our team at Nissan of Bloomington. Our team is standing by to help you find the right car for your lifestyle. We can even help you with financing.

Shopping for a new vehicle can be a stressful process. We at Community Nissan of Bloomington hope this comparison has helped you. If you have any questions, contact our team today!

*MSRP excludes destination, taxes, title and registration fees. Starting at price refers to the base model, optional equipment not included. A more expensive model may be shown. Pricing and offers may change at any time without notification. To get full pricing details, see your dealer.

**EPA estimated MPG may vary by transmission, trim and individual driving behavior.