Nissan Xterra vs Ford F-150 Compare price, expert/user reviews, mpg, engines, safety, cargo capacity and other specs at a glance.

Select a car to compare

Cancel
Change

Select a car to compare

Cancel
Change

Select a car to compare

Cancel
+

User Ranking Drivers and owners ranked these cars in 9 categories.

Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2015 Nissan Xterra
Pro-4X
Eric Tallberg Preview:

Need to climb mountains or traverse riverbeds on a regular basis? Nissan’s 2015 Xterra midsize SUV can do that. This 5-passenger, 4-door terrain tamer isn’t the most refined mudder on ...

2021 Ford F-150
King Ranch SuperCrew 4WD
Cherise Threewitt Preview:

It doesn’t seem like that long ago that Ford last redesigned the best-selling F-150 full-size pickup truck, yet the new 2021 model is on the way to up the ante. Not content with only m...

Specs

2015 Nissan Xterra
Pro-4X
2021 Ford F-150
King Ranch SuperCrew 4WD
Powertrain
Drivetrain
4X4
4X4
4X4
4X4
4X4
Fuel Economy, City
15 MPG
15 MPG
--
18 MPG
18 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
20 MPG
20 MPG
--
23 MPG
23 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 21.1 gal 26 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Biodiesel
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
261 hp @ 5,600 RPM
261 hp @ 5,600 RPM
250 hp @ 3,250 RPM
400 hp @ 6,000 RPM
420 hp @ 5,000 RPM
Torque
281 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
281 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
440 lb-ft @ 1,750 RPM
500 lb-ft @ 3,100 RPM
570 lb-ft @ 3,500 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
6 cylinders
6 cylinders
6 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
9.7:1
9.7:1
16:1
10.5:1
10.5:1
Displacement
4,000 cc
4,000 cc
3,000 cc
3,500 cc
3,500 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.76 in x 3.62 in
3.76 in x 3.62 in
3.31 in x 3.54 in
3.64 in x 3.41 in
3.64 in x 3.41 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Comfort and Convenience
Leather Seats -- Standard
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Standard --
CD Changer Standard --
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats -- Standard
Passenger Power Seats Standard Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 42.4 in 43.9 in
Back Legroom 34.4 in 43.6 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 36.3 cu ft --
Maximum Payload 970 lbs 2,135 lbs
Standard Towing Capacity -- 9,400 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity 5,000 lbs 13,900 lbs
Exterior
Length 178.7 in 231.7 in
Width 72.8 in 95.7 in
Height 74.9 in 77.2 in
Wheelbase 106.3 in 145.4 in
Bed Length -- 67.1 in

Available Options

2015 Nissan Xterra
Pro-4X

Exterior Colors

  • Brilliant Silver
  • Cayenne Red
  • Glacier
  • Lava Red
  • Metallic Blue
  • Night Armor
  • Solar Flare Yellow
  • Super Black

Option Packages

  • [X01] Pro-4X Leather Package
2021 Ford F-150
King Ranch SuperCrew 4WD

Exterior Colors

  • Agate Black Metallic
  • Antimatter Blue Metallic
  • Guard Metallic
  • Iconic Silver Metallic
  • Kodiak Brown Metallic
  • Oxford White
  • Rapid Red Metallic Tinted Clearcoat
  • Smoked Quartz Metallic Tinted Clearcoat
  • Star White Metallic Tri-Coat
  • Stone Gray Metallic

Option Packages

  • Electronic Locking W/3.73 Axle Ratio
  • Engine: 3.0L Power Stroke V6 Turbo Diesel B20
  • Engine: 3.5L POWERBOOST Full-Hybrid V6
  • Engine: 3.5L V6 Ecoboost
  • 360 Degree Camera
  • 6" Extended Chrome Running Board
  • Aluminum CROSSBED Toolbox By Weather Guard
  • FX4 Off-Road Package
  • Ford Co-PILOT360 Active 2.0
  • Hard Folding Tonneau Box Cover
  • King Ranch Chrome Appearance Package
  • Max Trailer Tow Package
  • Power Tailgate
  • Premium Aluminum CROSSBED Storage Toolbox
  • Pro Power Onboard - 2KW
  • Pro Power Onboard - 7.2KW
  • Retractable Tonneau Pickup Box Cover
  • Soft Folding Tonneau Box Cover
  • Stowable Loading Ramps
  • Tough Bed Spray-In Bedliner
  • Tow Technology Package
  • Trailer Tow Package
  • Equipment Group 601A High
  • Twin Panel Moonroof
  • Wheels: 20" Machined-Aluminum

Related Comparisons