2018 Nissan Pathfinder vs 2018 Toyota Highlander

Red 2018 Nissan Pathfinder and black 2018 Toyota Highlander side by side

While smaller and more compact SUVs are continuing to grow in popularity, plenty of SUV fans also like larger SUVs that offer tremendous power, versatility and space. When it comes to checking all of those boxes, not many can compare to the exciting new Nissan Pathfinder. To help drivers pick the right SUV for them, we wanted to take a look at the differences between the 2018 Nissan Pathfinder vs the 2018 Toyota Highlander.

Performance is often the most essential part to a strong SUV driving experience, and that’s where the new Pathfinder truly shines. In fact, the 2018 Pathfinder impresses with its 3.5-liter Direct Injection Gasoline V6 engine. This beast is able to power the SUV with 284 horsepower and 259 lb-ft of torque. Drivers don’t have to upgrade their SUV to give it this much power either, as this engine is offered in each new 2018 Nissan Pathfinder model.

2018 Nissan Pathfinder


2018 Toyota Highlander

$31,040* Starting MSRP $31,230
23* Combined MPG 22
284 Horsepower 185
259 lb-ft Torque 184

Test Drive a new 2018 Nissan Pathfinder Near Schaumburg IL

When visiting our site, you’ll be able to keep an eye on all of the various Pathfinder models available. If there is one that catches your eye, you can also simply schedule a test drive of any vehicle today. Glendale Nissan also makes a car purchase easy by accepting trade ins, specials and more. Drivers can also get pre-approved for financing through our website as well.

If you would like to learn even more about the differences between the 2018 Nissan Pathfinder vs the 2018 Toyota Highlander, be sure to contact us today at Glendale Nissan. Drivers can also learn even more about the new Nissan SUV by keeping up to date with our blog.


*All prices are Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). MSRP excludes destination and handling charges, tax, title, license, and options. Dealer sets actual price.

**2018 EPA Fuel Economy Estimates 20 city / 27 highway (front-wheel drive) and 19 city / 26 highway (4-wheel drive). Actual mileage may vary with driving conditions – use for comparison only.