2020 Nissan Pathfinder vs 2020 Honda Pilot

No matter your family’s lifestyle, you will need an SUV that can take you places you haven’t thought of before. Whether you enjoy city driving or want to take your adventure in places not commonly visited by people, the 2020 Nissan Pathfinder provides the performance, space, and features you need. Of course, you are likely considering multiple SUVs and need to know how the Pathfinder competes with other models. To assist you in your search, explore our 2020 Nissan Pathfinder vs 2020 Honda Pilot comparison below.

2020 Nissan Pathfinder


2020 Honda Pilot

3.5L V6 Engine with 284 Horsepower and 259 Lb-Ft of Torque Engine Specs 3.5L V6 Engine with 280 Horsepower and 262 Lb-Ft of Torque
Up to 20 City MPG*, 27 Highway MPG*, and 23 Combined MPG* EPA-Estimated Fuel Economy Ratings Up to 19 City MPG, 27 Highway MPG, and 22 Combined MPG
4-Wheel Drive Available Drivetrain All-Wheel Drive
Standard Parking Assist Available


Benefits of Driving the 2020 Nissan Pathfinder SUV

Need an SUV that is powerful, durable, and efficient? Consider the new 2020 Nissan Pathfinder here at Sheehy Nissan of Glen Burnie. Both the 2020 Nissan Pathfinder and 2020 Honda Pilot share similar strength with their 3.5L V6 engines. The Pathfinder offers 4 extra horsepower while the Pilot has 3 more lb-ft of torque. Since these two vehicles are nearly identical when it comes to power, you would expect the fuel economy ratings to also be near identical. In fact, the 2020 Nissan Pathfinder is actually a bit more fuel efficient. Offering an extra mile per the gallon for both city driving as well as combined, you may notice savings when it comes to the purchase of gas. To help keep emissions low, every Pathfinder includes the advanced Xtronic CVT®, Nissan’s latest transmission technology designed to save fuel and provide smoother and more precise transitions.

Families that enjoy off-road travel will also find the 2020 Nissan Pathfinder to be far more helpful as this SUV offers available Intelligent 4-Wheel Drive. While the available all-wheel drive powertrain is useful in the Pilot, it is not nearly enough for nature lovers. Need space? The Pathfinder offers up to 78.9 cubic feet of cargo room, which is very close to the Pilot’s 82.1 cubic feet. Lastly, while both the Pathfinder and the Pilot each offer plenty of convenient and advanced features standard, the 2020 Nissan Pathfinder will help you navigate tight parking quarters with its standard Parking Assist. Meanwhile, the Pilot will require extra cash in order to enjoy this handy technology.

Ready to explore the 2020 Nissan Pathfinder in person? Need more details on its various trim levels? Bring the family to Sheehy Nissan of Glen Burnie to take the Pathfinder out for a test drive!

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*2020 EPA Fuel Economy Estimates. 20 City MPG / 27 Highway MPG / 22 Combined MPG for Pathfinder 4WD. 20 City MPG / 27 Highway MPG / 23 Combined 2WD for Pathfinder AWD. Actual mileage may vary with driving conditions. Use for comparison only.

Rear passenger angle of a blue 2020 Nissan Pathfinder driving through a stream
Front interior in the 2020 Nissan Pathfinder
Front driver angle of a white 2020 Nissan Pathfinder driving in snow