is a SUV
for the American market. It is a midsize model. Introduced in the mid 1980s
, the first generation lasted until 1995
. The second generation, introduced in 1996
has more rounded styling. In 2000
, the Pathfinder was freshened, with a new 240 horsepower V6
engine. Finally, at the 2004 North American International Auto Show
, Nissan unveiled a completely redesigned Pathfinder for the 2005 model year
(CanadianDriver Communications, Inc., 2004).
In late 2003, a full-size spinoff, the Pathfinder Armada, debuted.