The horsepower is a this thing that majority of drivers pay the biggest attention to. In this case, it is the Jeep Grand Cherokee IV 3.6 V6 286HP automatic 4x4 that has by 17 horsepower more in relation to the Nissan Pathfinder III 4.0 i V6 4WD 269HP automatic 4x4, which makes this car somewhat better in terms of high speed. Due to more horsepower the Jeep Grand Cherokee IV will as well provide slightly better flexiblility in specific gears.
The Jeep Grand Cherokee IV 3.6 V6 286HP automatic 4x4 burns up 16 percent fewer fuel in the combined cycle than the Nissan Pathfinder III 4.0 i V6 4WD 269HP automatic 4x4. The Jeep, being palced in „large SUV” segment uses by 0.8 l less amount of fuel than the average in its class. The average fuel consumption in this class in the mixed cycle amounts to 12.2 l.
The fuel consumption of the Jeep Grand Cherokee IV 3.6 V6 286HP automatic 4x4 is 2.7 l lower when compared to the Nissan. Despite the fact that the difference is little, in the long term it may make that your car would be significantly cheper to run.
The boot of the Jeep is 312 % more spacious than the Nissan Pathfinder III. It is sensible difference therefore in this category the Jeep Grand Cherokee IV will be much more functional. The larger the boot, the more baggage you can carry.
The top velocity possible to be reached by the Jeep Grand Cherokee IV 3.6 V6 286HP automatic 4x4 is higher as compared to this of the Nissan Pathfinder III which allows to cover the same distance on the highway faster. The difference at the level of 8 % is not big and is not realy noticable in everyday driving.
The width of the vehicle influences directly on passanger's inner room and stability of driving. The Jeep Grand Cherokee IV 3.6 V6 286HP automatic 4x4 is 5 % wider in relation to the Nissan Pathfinder III. It is clearly perceptible by driver and passenger in front, who have more room for their elbows.
Jeep has 2 percent longer wheelbase when compared to the Nissan. A longer wheelbase provides more stable and comfortable ride, especially when driving fast. It also provides more storage space. But, vehicles having a longer wheelbase are not as maneuverable as those with a shorter wheelbase.
The Jeep Grand Cherokee IV 3.6 V6 286HP automatic 4x4 is 2 % longer in comparison to the Nissan Pathfinder III. The length of the car plays a role in terms of travelling comfort and room in the trunk. The Jeep Grand Cherokee IV very likely will be offering to it's passangers more space for legs. At the same time the Jeep will be better driven ,however, the Nissan Pathfinder III 4.0 i V6 4WD 269HP automatic 4x4 will be a little easier for parking due to shorter length of the body.
Model release date
Production of the older car commenced 6 years prior to Nissan Pathfinder III hence we may expect that this vehicle has significantly less modern solutions applied.