Whether you’re camping, taking a road trip or are simply going on a weekend adventure, a reliable vehicle is vital. At Matt Castrucci Nissan you’ll find a wide selection of reliable, fuel-efficient, new and used vehicles to fit all your needs. We know that the car research process can be daunting, so we’ve rounded up 3 of the best Nissan vehicles for camping.
Rugged and Ready: 2015 Nissan Xterra
Simply put, this extremely capable off-road SUV delivers. Its off-road capabilities will impress and with its fuel-efficient, 261-hp, 4.0-liter V-6 engine with standard rear-wheel drive you know you’re in good hands. The 2015 Nissan Xterra is comfortable on or off-road, but get it into the dirt and it becomes apparent very quickly that it has returned to its natural habitat. A four-wheel drive system is optional, but is standard on the Pro-4X model.
Looking to haul a boat, trailer or other heavy item? The 2015 Nissan Xterra Pro-4X is capable of hauling up to 5,000 pounds when properly equipped. Aside from being cargo ready, the 2015 Nissan Xterra comes packed with a variety of storage options. Those include an Easy Clean cargo area, optional cargo-net dividers, fold-flat front passenger seat and available gear basket. In addition, there is seating for up to five passengers.
Camping Made Luxurious: 2015 Nissan Murano
If you’re looking for a ride that’s comfortable and packed with high-tech features to keep you and your crew entertained on the journey, the 2015 Nissan Murano might be right for you. This premium crossover SUV may not appear as “rugged and ready to go” as the 2015 Nissan Xterra, but it has plenty to offer eager travelers.
Even with its powerful 260-hp, 3.5-liter V-6 engine, drivers can still expect an impressive fuel economy of up to 21 city and 28 highway with either a front-wheel or all-wheel drive. In addition, the 2015 Nissan Murano comes packed with a variety of premium, high-tech features including a 7-inch touchscreen, satellite radio, smartphone app integration and six-speaker sound system with a CD player.
The 2015 Nissan Murano has seating for up to five passengers and can tow up to 1,500 pounds when properly equipped. In addition, the 2015 Nissan Murano received recognition as the 2015 Top Safety Pick+ from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety after good crash tests.
Rough and Tumble SUV: 2015 Nissan Pathfinder
Need room for seven and solid towing capacity? The 2015 Nissan Pathfinder has you covered. The spacious cabin is comfortable even with the three rows and the fuel-efficient, 260-hp 3.5-liter V-6 engine delivers a dynamic handling and an overall fun driving experience. In fact, the front-wheel drive model is capable of up to 20 city and 27 highway mpg. And whether you’re cruising down the highway or are moving down a campsite trail, the 2015 Nissan Pathfinder soaks up the bumps and uneven terrain with ease. While it’s not built specifically with off-roading in mind, the 2015 Nissan Pathfinder is dependable if you find yourself a bit lost and in the middle of no where.
The best part is even the youngest travelers will enjoy even the journey thanks to the 2015 Nissan Pathfinder’s available rear-seat DVD entertainment system offered in the Family Entertainment package on the Platinum model. And when properly equipped the 2015 Nissan Pathfinder can tow up to 5,000 pounds.