At a Glance
|Pricing||$18,390 - $32,580|
|Drive Types||RWD, 4WD|
|Engines||2.5l I4, 4.0l V6|
|Transmissions||A5, M5, M6|
|Fuel Economy||15-19 (city), 21-23 (highway)|
The smaller Nissan Frontier truck is one of the last few compact pickups on the market. Nissan offers the Frontier in King Cab and Crew Cab body styles. Engine choices include a 2.5L I-4 (King Cab only) and a 4.0L V-6 mated to either a five-speed automatic or six-speed manual (five speed on 2.5l). King Cab and long-wheelbase Crew Cab models have a 73" bed. A properly equipped Frontier can tow up to 6500 lbs. With some full-sized trucks achieving better fuel economy, the most compelling reason to shop a smaller truck is for the lower starting price. A well-equipped Frontier starts at around $23,000.
The Nissan Frontier, which combines premium hardware, extraordinary power and off-road athleticism, continues to be a leader in the mid-size truck segment. For 2013, Frontier again offers an exceptional level of on- and off-road performance with the use of a 4.0-liter DOHC V6 engine rated at 261 horsepower and 281 lb-ft of torque. A 152-horsepower 2.5-liter inline 4-cylinder engine is also available (4x2 King Cab only). With its strong performance, combined with good fuel mileage (19...Read.
|Frontier King Cab S||2.5l I4 (152-bhp)||M5||RWD||19/23/21||34||$18,390|
|Frontier King Cab S||2.5l I4 (152-bhp)||A5||RWD||17/23/20||34||$22,160|
|Frontier King Cab SV||2.5l I4 (152-bhp)||M5||RWD||19/23/21||36||$22,860|
|Frontier King Cab SV||2.5l I4 (152-bhp)||A5||RWD||17/23/20||36||$23,910|
|Frontier King Cab SV||4.0l V6 (261-bhp)||A5||RWD||16/22/19||41||$24,620|
|Frontier King Cab SV||4.0l V6 (261-bhp)||A5||4WD||15/21/18||33||$27,320|
|Frontier King Cab PRO-4X||4.0l V6 (261-bhp)||M6||4WD||16/21/18||31||$32,580|