Many vehicle shoppers find themselves choosing between the 2022 Nissan Pathfinder vs the 2021 Toyota 4Runner. Wondering what the most notable differences are between these two models? Matt Castrucci Nissan is happy to help educate drivers in and around Dayton, OH about these two vehicles and how they contrast one another. Continue reading to view our complete side-by-side analysis.
The 2022 Nissan Pathfinder is slightly more powerful than the 2021 Toyota 4Runner, making it easier and more comfortable to drive at highway speeds. The 2022 Pathfinder utilizes a 3.5-liter V6 engine with 284 horsepower. The 2021 Toyota 4Runner is powered by a 4.0-liter V6 engine with 270 horsepower. While both SUV models come standard with a variety of driver aids, blind-spot monitoring is standard in the 2022 Nissan Pathfinder and optional for the 2021 Toyota 4Runner.
2022 Nissan Pathfinder
2021 Toyota 4Runner
|284 hp||Standard Horsepower||270 hp|
|164.6 cu.ft.||Interior Volume||144.5 cu.ft.|
|35.5 in.||Rear Leg Room||32.9 in.|
When it comes to internal space, the 2022 Nissan Pathfinder has an edge over the 2021 Toyota 4Runner. The 2021 Nissan Pathfinder has 164.6 cubic feet of interior volume, while the 2021 Toyota 4Runner only has 144.5 cubic feet of interior volume. Similarly, the 2022 Pathfinder features 35.5 inches of rear leg room while the 2021 4Runner only includes 32.9 inches of rear leg room.
Many safety and security features are available for the 2022 Nissan Pathfinder, including: Dual front and dual rear side-mounted airbags, daytime running lights, dusk sensing headlamps, an engine immobilizer system, auto delay off headlamps, LATCH child seat anchors, airbags in all three rows of seating, traction control, front and rear ventilated disc brakes, a remote anti-theft alarm system and more.