2012 Nissan NVP Values

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2012 model year changes

The Nissan NV3500 HD Passenger van is a new model for 2012. The vehicle is based on Nissan's full-size NV cargo van and features a host of innovative interior designs that make it incredibly useful for people moving on a daily basis. The NV Passenger is powered by either a 4.0L, 261-hp V6 or by a 5.6L, 317-hp V8. The vans come in three trim levels (S, SV, SL) and all offer seating for 12, with up to 324 interior configurations to make life easy. Base MSRP for the new NV Passenger is $31,690.

Competitive comparison

Highly versatile interior space; loaded with technology; lots of storage and cargo capacity; efficient V6 or V8 power

Special features for 2012

With its new NV Passenger van, Nissan is taking the fight to Ford and Chevy, whose E-Series and Express vans have owned full-size van market for years. The NV Passenger makes a strong case with its sophisticated powertrains, impressive interior ergonomics, and available technology. With a base price under $32,000, the NV Passenger is competitively priced. If an SUV isn't quite the thing for you, the NV Passenger just may offer the versatility you're after.


The 2012 Nissan NVP is a full-size passenger van with seating for twelve. Engine options consist of a standard 4.0-liter V6 engine (261 hp/281 lb-ft of torque) and an optional 5.6-liter V8 engine (317 hp/385 lb-ft of torque). The standard 5-speed automatic transmission is paired with RWD for a towing capacity of 9,500 lbs. Features include folding seats for 324 possible interior configurations, removable seats, 243° swinging rear doors, multiple outlets, reading lights, advanced climate control, low step-in height, center console lid that turns into a table, rearview monitor, front/rear sensors, Bluetooth® hands-free phone capabilities, touch-screen navigation, and premium audio. Safety is comprised of vehicle dynamic control (VDC), advanced airbags, 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS), active brake limited slip (ABLS), electronic brake distribution (EBD), and brake assist. The NVP is backed by a 3-year/36,000-mile warranty.