2020 Nissan Pathfinder Platinum Review

As you probably know, there has been a lot of talk about the redesign for the next year. Redesigned or not, the 2020 Nissan Pathfinder Platinum will continue to bring out the best from this mid-size SUV.

This is a range-topping trim level, so it’s no wonder it comes with an impressive list of standard equipment, which includes lots of tech goodies, conveniences and advanced safety systems.

Also, there is a fine number of distinctive styling details. This Nissan SUV will be released in the last quoter of the year. Source: nissanandinfiniti.com.

2020 Nissan Pathfinder Platinum 4x4 side view

2020 Nissan Pathfinder Platinum Design

When it comes to the styling, there is a couple of exclusive details, which aren’t available in any other trim level. It gets bigger wheels, more chrome and other luxury details.

On the inside, there are unique color schemes, wood accents and similar things. Other than that, things are pretty familiar. The overall shape is pretty much the same, as well as the design.

All in all, we do not expect to much changes compared to the current version.


Considering that we are talking about the range-topping version, it’s no wonder that the list of standard equipment. When it comes to tech features, things are pretty typical here.

You can count on Bluetooth, an 8-inch touchscreen interface, HD and satellite radio, CD player and USB ports. Also, there is a premium 13-speaker Bose audio system, navigation etc. One of the rare optional tech features is a rear-seat entertainment system.

When it comes to comfort and convenience, this trim includes everything Pathfinder has to offer. Leather upholstery, power-adjustable front seats, heated first and second row of seats and ventilated front seats are some of the highlights.

Also, power-adjustable steering wheel and a panoramic moonroof are also standard features.

2020 Pathfinder Platinum rear view


In terms of safety, you won’t find exclusive features on this trim level. Still, the amount of these is quite decent. Just like any other version, the 2020 Nissan Pathfinder Platinum will come with a rearview camera, forward collision warning, automatic emergency braking, and rear parking sensors.

Additionally, there is a couple of features reserved for higher trims only, such as adaptive cruise control, blind spot monitoring with rear cross-traffic alert, a surround-view parking camera etc.

2020 Pathfinder continues to be one of the safest SUV on the market. The 2019 has got 9.2 overall safety rating from the U.S. News.

2020 Nissan Pathfinder Platinum Engine Specs

The 2020 Nissan Pathfinder Platinum won’t be an exception when it comes to powertrain. Every Pathfinder comes with a familiar 3.5-liter V6, which is good for about 285 horsepower and comes in pair with a CVT gearbox.

Many drivers like the fact that this transmission emulates shifts of traditional automatic transmission. Besides good acceleration and convenient ride, this SUV is also pretty capable. All versions, including this trim level, feature max towing capacity of around 6.000 pounds.

2020 Nissan Pathfinder interior


We expect to see 2020 Nissan Pathfinder Platinum by the end of the year. Bigger changes in price are not expected, so the starting price will go around 42.800 dollars.

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