2013 Nissan Pathfinder: First Photos

Nissan's come a long way since 1986. From the pickup-with a back first generation, Nissan has re-invented the once-humble Pathfinder into a luxury kiddie hauler. The 2013 Nissan Pathfinder has seven seats, promises 19 MPG city/28 highway fuel economy and goes on-sale late this year. » 1/09/12 10:15am 1/09/12 10:15am

How Not To Build A Car Bomb

Step 1: When building a car bomb, use a real detonator. Do not use M-88 firecrackers in a steel drum in the trunk of your 1993 Nissan Pathfinder. Step 2: Do not fail at Step 1. [via FBI] » 5/04/10 6:05pm 5/04/10 6:05pm

SUV-Towed Kids Waterski Flooded Tenn. Streets

This clip from the very soggy streets of Nashville, TN shows some kids having a brilliantly good time using a Nissan Pathfinder to go water-skiing in a flooded parking lot. Of course cops step in to enforce... uh, the law? » 5/04/10 5:15pm 5/04/10 5:15pm

Spy Photos: 2008 Nissan Pathfinder in Pleather?

Our buddy Andymon not only spotted what looks to be a Nissan Pathfinder test vehicle up on a car carrier, but he also had a camera with him. Woo hoo! » 2/20/07 4:46pm 2/20/07 4:46pm

Marc Ecko Nissan Pathfinder Revealed

Another five minutes, another corporate-sponsored, customized late-model car. (Hang in, kids, we've got a whole week of this stuff to get through.) Urban-chic designer Marc Ecko unveiled a promotional Nissan Pathfinder that bears his corporate seal at a show in New York. The exterior's done in a cream Landau roof,… » 10/30/06 1:51pm 10/30/06 1:51pm

Ready to Wear: Marc Ecko, Nissan Team up on Pathfinder, Armada Customs

It was purely a matter of time before urban style impresario Marc Ecko teamed up with some SUVmaker or other to create a semi-private-label promo model. Word came down yesterday that it's Nissan that will get the street-cred infusion by association, as Ecko is customizing two of its SUVs, each of which will be hooked… » 8/29/06 9:41am 8/29/06 9:41am

Jalopnik Reviews: 2006 Nissan Pathfinder SE, Part 3

Why you should buy this car: The Pathfinder is an SUV from the old school: tough, reliable and capable. In SE guise, the Tennessee-built truck isn t afraid to bash some boulders and plug some mud. The Pathfinder s exemplary 6000lbs. towing capacity means one boat can pull the other. Surprisingly, the heavyweight,… » 10/03/05 9:57am 10/03/05 9:57am

Jalopnik Reviews: 2006 Nissan Pathfinder SE, Part 2

Exterior Design: *****
Although mid-sized SUVs are all pretty much of a muchness, the Pathfinder s designers found a way to inject a bit of minimalist magic into the basic, bland two-box form: the nose. The Pathfinder s chrome and mesh prow is the SUV s only obvious — OK, its only distinguishing characteristic. The… » 9/30/05 10:33am 9/30/05 10:33am

Jalopnik Reviews: 2006 Nissan Pathfinder SE, Part 1

The Fall of the Roamin Empire is nearly complete. Full-size SUVs that guzzled while hydrocarbons burned are now paying the ultimate price. Actually, no one s paying the price; sales are so slow dealers are bestowing pet names on the behemoths loitering on their lots (like Sell You Bastard ). Theoretically, a… » 9/29/05 10:15am 9/29/05 10:15am