The 2012 Nissan Pathfinder is a full-size SUV with seating for seven and a towing capacity of 7,000 lbs. The Pathfinder has two possible engine choices; a 4.0-liter V6 engine that produces 266 hp and 288 lb-ft of torque and a 5.6-liter V8 engine that produces 310 hp and 388 lb-ft of torque. The Pathfinder features shift-on-the-fly which allows the driver to transition between 2WD and 4WD. Fuel mileage falls within an EPA estimated 14 mpg city to 22 mpg highway, depending on engine selection. Transmission and drivetrain options include a standard 5-speed manual or 5-speed automatic and a choice between 4WD or AWD. Features include navigation, fold-flat third row seating, dual-zone climate control, hands-free phone system, 9.3 GB hard drive, entertainment system, and rear-view monitor. Safety is comprised of six standard airbags, vehicle dynamic control, antilock braking, active brake limited slip, and electronic brake force distribution. The Pathfinder is backed by a 3-year/36,000-mile warranty.