• 2012 Nissan Xterra

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  • Prices

    • MSRP
    • $25,480
    • $22,940
    • $23,390
    • Avg. Paid
    • $12,072
    • $13,515
    • $16,101

    U.S. News Scores

    • Overall
    • 8.1 /10
    • 7.6 /10
    • 7.8 /10
    • Critics' Rating
    • 7.8 /10
    • 7.8 /10
    • 7.9 /10
    • Performance
    • 7.6 /10
    • 7.5 /10
    • 7.4 /10
    • Interior
    • 7.2 /10
    • 6.9 /10
    • 6.7 /10
    • Cost to Own
    • 8.9 /10
    • 8.8 /10
    • 8.6 /10
    • Safety
    • 9.1 /10
    • 9.2 /10
    • 9.2 /10
    • Reliability
    • 4.0 /5
    • 3.0 /5
    • 3.5 /5

    Pros & Cons

    • Pros
      • Great off-road capability
      • Powerful V6 engine
      • Simple interior controls
      • Good off-road capability
      • Useful cargo hauling features
      • Awesome off-road abilities
      • Strong V6 engine
      • Good reliability
    • Cons
      • Cheap interior materials
      • Poor fuel economy
      • Narrow door openings
      • Difficult to find optimal driving position
      • Lackluster handling
      • Few standard features
      • Cheap cabin materials
      • Rough ride quality
      • Below-average safety scores

    General Specs

    • Transmission
    • Automatic
    • Automatic
    • Automatic
    • Drivetrain
    • Rear Wheel Drive
    • Rear Wheel Drive
    • Rear Wheel Drive
    • Fuel/Engine
    • Gas V6 4.0L/241
    • Gas V6 4.0L/241
    • Regular Unleaded V-6 4.0 L/241
    • MPG
    • 16 City / 22 Hwy
    • 16 City / 22 Hwy
    • 16 City / 22 Hwy

    Exterior

    Body
    • Body Style
    • Sport Utility
    • Sport Utility
    • Sport Utility
    Dimensions
    • Wheelbase (in.)
    • 106.3
    • 106.3
    • 106.3
    • Length, Overall (in.)
    • 178.7
    • 178.7
    • 178.7
    • Width, Max w/o mirrors (in.)
    • 72.8
    • 72.8
    • 72.8
    • Height, Overall (in.)
    • 74.9
    • 74.9
    • 74.9
    Doors & Windows
    • Rear Defrost
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Privacy Glass
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Power Windows
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    Exterior Features
    • Running Boards
    • Optional
    • Optional
    • Optional
    Measurements
    • Base Curb Weight (lbs.)
    • 4143
    • 4148
    •  
    Tires & Wheels
    • Tires - Front All-Season
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Tires - Rear All-Season
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Full Size Spare Tire
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Tire Pressure Monitoring System
    •  
    •  
    • Standard
    • Steel Wheels
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    Towing
    • Trailer Hitch Receiver
    • Optional
    • Optional
    • Optional
    • Maximum Trailering Capacity (lbs.)
    •  
    •  
    • 5000
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    Interior

    Convenience & Comfort
    • Alarm
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Auxiliary Pwr Outlet
    • Standard
    • Standard
    •  
    • Cruise Control
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Vehicle Anti-Theft System
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Auto-Off Headlights
    •  
    •  
    • Standard
    • Interior Cargo Shade
    • Optional
    • Optional
    • Optional
    • Adjustable Steering Wheel
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Steering Wheel Controls
    •  
    •  
    • Standard
    • Intermittent Wipers
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Variable Speed Intermittent Wipers
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Keyless Entry
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Power Door Locks
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Electrochromic rearview mirror
    • Optional
    • Optional
    • Optional
    • Power Mirrors
    • Standard
    •  
    •  
    • Power Steering
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    Dimensions
    • Passenger Capacity
    • 5
    • 5
    • 5
    • Passenger Volume (cu. ft.)
    • 98.8
    • 99.8
    •  
    • Front Head Room (in.)
    • 39.9
    • 39.9
    • 39.9
    • Front Leg Room (in.)
    • 42.4
    • 42.4
    • 42.4
    • Front Shoulder Room (in.)
    • 58.3
    • 58.3
    • 58.3
    • Front Hip Room (in.)
    • 55.9
    • 55.9
    • 55.9
    • Second Head Room (in.)
    • 39.3
    • 39.3
    • 39.3
    • Second Leg Room (in.)
    • 34.4
    • 34.4
    • 34.4
    • Second Shoulder Room (in.)
    • 58.3
    • 58.3
    • 58.3
    • Second Hip Room (in.)
    • 46.1
    • 46.1
    • 46.1
    • Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (cu. ft.)
    • 65.7
    • 65.7
    • 65.7
    • Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (cu. ft.)
    • 36.3
    • 36.3
    • 36.3
    • Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (cu. ft.)
    •  
    •  
    • 36.3
    Entertainment
    • AM/FM Stereo
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Auxiliary Audio Input
    •  
    •  
    • Standard
    • CD Player
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    Heating & Cooling
    • A/C
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Rear A/C
    • Standard
    • Standard
    •  
    Navigation & Communication
    • Wireless Cell Phone Hookup
    •  
    •  
    • Standard
    Seats
    • Cloth Seats
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Optional
    • Pass-Through Rear Seat
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • 2nd Row Bench Seat
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Bucket Seats
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
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    Safety

    Airbags
    • Driver Air Bag
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Passenger Air Bag
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Front Head Air Bag
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Rear Head Air Bag
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Front Side Air Bag
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    Brakes
    • 4-Wheel ABS
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • 4-Wheel Disc Brakes
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    Safety Features
    • Electronic Stability Control
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Child Safety Locks
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Traction Control
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
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    Mechanical

    Engine & Performance
    • Rear Wheel Drive
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • V6 Cylinder Engine
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Engine Type
    • Gas V6
    • Gas V6
    • Regular Unleaded V-6
    • Displacement
    • 4.0L/241
    • 4.0L/241
    • 4.0 L/241
    • Horsepower (Net @ RPM)
    • 261 @ 5600
    • 261 @ 5600
    • 261 @ 5600
    • Torque (Net @ RPM)
    • 281 @ 4000
    • 281 @ 4000
    • 281 @ 4000
    • Transmission
    • Automatic
    • Automatic
    • Automatic w/OD
    • Turning diameter
    • 37.7
    • 37.6
    • 37.7
    Fuel
    • Gasoline Fuel
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
    • 16
    • 16
    • 16
    • EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
    • 22
    • 22
    • 22
    • Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal.)
    • 21.1
    • 21.1
    • 21.1
    Suspension
    • Suspension Type - Front
    • Double wishbone
    • Double wishbone
    •  
    • Suspension Type - Rear
    • Multi-leaf
    • Multi-leaf
    •  
    • Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
    • Solid Axle
    • Solid Axle
    •  
    • Suspension Type - Front
    •  
    •  
    • Double Wishbone
    • Suspension Type - Rear
    •  
    •  
    • Leaf
    Transmission
    • Automatic
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • 5-Speed Automatic
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard

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