Nissan has a refreshed Pathfinder on the way likely for the 2017 model year, and these new spy shots provide the best look yet at the upgrades, especially at its facelifted nose. We last saw the updated Pathfinder testing in late October, but that one still had a lot of camouflage up front. The latest photos reveal three bars running across the V-shaped grille, evoking the recently refreshed
No surprise here: Treads will utterly transform the way a driver interacts with a car. I've driven at least a thousand different vehicles over my 10-year career in the auto industry, and nothing has required as much thought, patience, planning, or affixed such a goofy grin on my face as Nissan's Winter Warriors – the Murano, Pathfinder, and Rogue. But the sacrifices demanded by treads are huge.
Renault-Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn promised back in 2013 to have autonomous technology on the road by 2020, and now the automaker has pledged to have more than 10 models ready in that time with varying levels of autonomous capabilities. The company claims it will offer these systems to customers around the world at affordable prices in major markets like the US, Europe, Japan, and China.
UPDATE: Nissan's official statement about this recall expansion has been added below. Nissan is expanding its regional Takata airbag inflator recall for the passenger side of an estimated 45,000 Sentras from the 2004-2006 model years in high-humidity states. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has not yet published the specifics of the broadened campaign, but Nissan spokesperson