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

New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

2015 Nissan Xterra
Pro-4X
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2018 Toyota 4Runner
Limited
MSRP
$42,925
Invoice
$39,491
Average Price Paid
$40,007
1,388 listings nationwide

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2015 Nissan Xterra
Pro-4X
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2018 Toyota 4Runner
Limited
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2015 Nissan Xterra
Pro-4X
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$27,800
92 listings nationwide
4 GREAT deals
13 GOOD deals

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2018 Toyota 4Runner
Limited
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$44,078
26 listings nationwide

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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 ...

2018 Toyota 4Runner
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Andrew Newton Preview:

The Toyota 4Runner has evolved from what was essentially a small pickup with a fully enclosed cargo area into a distinct model of SUV that has fairly compact proportions but more serio...

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2015 Nissan Xterra
Pro-4X
No User Reviews
2018 Toyota 4Runner
Limited
30
writes:
Family oriented and tame .
Power Ranked 2018 Jeep Wrangler JK Rubicon 4WD better.
"Pentastar V6 engine accelerates quicker ."
Handling Ranked 2018 Jeep Wrangler JK Rubicon 4WD better.
"Short 8 foot wheel base turns on a dime ."
Looks/Style Ranked 2018 Jeep Wrangler JK Rubicon 4WD better.
"Classic Jeep utilitarian look , rather than comfortable suburban look ."
Front Seats Ranked 2018 Jeep Wrangler JK Rubicon 4WD better.
"More leg room ."
Back Seats Ranked 2018 Jeep Wrangler JK Rubicon 4WD worse.
"Wider and easy to fold down ."
Cargo Capacity Ranked 2018 Jeep Wrangler JK Rubicon 4WD worse.
"Long wide cargo capacity , like a Tacoma ."
Family Car Ranked 2018 Jeep Wrangler JK Rubicon 4WD worse.
"Can hold more family members than two . "
Value Ranked 2018 Jeep Wrangler JK Rubicon 4WD better.
"Cheaper in price by 12K ."
Would Buy Ranked 2018 Jeep Wrangler JK Rubicon 4WD better.
"Fun , Fun , Fun ."
10
writes:
Great vehicle in every way !
writes:
Fun car! Great for outdoor activities

Specs

2015 Nissan Xterra
Pro-4X
2018 Toyota 4Runner
Limited
Powertrain 5-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
4X4
4X4
4X2
Fuel Economy, City
15 MPG
15 MPG
17 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
20 MPG
20 MPG
21 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 21.1 gal 23 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
261 hp @ 5,600 RPM
261 hp @ 5,600 RPM
270 hp @ 5,600 RPM
Torque
281 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
281 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
278 lb-ft @ 4,400 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
6 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
9.7:1
9.7:1
10.4:1
Displacement
4,000 cc
4,000 cc
4,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.76 in x 3.62 in
3.76 in x 3.62 in
3.7 in x 3.74 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
Overall -- 4 stars
Front Crash Overall -- 4 stars
Front Crash Driver -- 4 stars
Front Crash Passenger -- 3 stars
Side Crash Overall -- 5 stars
Side Barrier Driver -- 5 stars
Side Barrier Passenger -- 5 stars
Side Pole Driver -- 4 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof -- Standard
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Standard 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 7 seats
Front Legroom 42.4 in 41.7 in
Back Legroom 34.4 in 32.9 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 36.3 cu ft 47.2 cu ft
Maximum Payload 970 lbs 1,575 lbs
Standard Towing Capacity -- 5,000 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity 5,000 lbs 5,000 lbs
Exterior
Length 178.7 in 190.7 in
Width 72.8 in 75.8 in
Height 74.9 in 71.5 in
Wheelbase 106.3 in 109.8 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
2018 Toyota 4Runner
Limited

Exterior Colors

  • Barcelona Red Metallic
  • Blizzard Pearl
  • Classic Silver Metallic
  • Magnetic Gray Metallic
  • Midnight Black Metallic
  • Nautical Blue Metallic

Option Packages

  • Automatic Running Boards
  • Predator Tube Step
  • Running Boards
  • Leather-Trimmed 50/50-Split Fold-Flat Third Row

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