2005 Nissan Xterra
OR-V6 4x4
Powertrain/Chassis
Drivetrain Layout Front engine, 4WD
Engine Type 60° V-6, alum block/heads
Valvetrain DOHC, 4 valves/cyl
Displacement 241.3 cu in / 3954cc
Compression Ratio 9.7:1
Power (SAE net) 265 hp @ 5600 rpm
Torque (SAE net) 284 lb-ft @ 4000 rpm
Weight To Power 16.8 lb/hp
Transmission 5-speed automatic
Axle/Final/Low Ratio 3.13:1 / 2.63:1 / 2.63:1
Suspension, Front; Rear Control arms, coil springs, anti-roll bar; live axle, leaf springs
Steering Ratio 20.4:1
Turns Lock-To-Lock 3.5
Brakes, f;r 11.7-in vented disc; 11.3-in solid disc, ABS
Wheels 16 x 7.0-in cast aluminum
Tires P265/75R16
BFGoodrich Rugged Trail
Dimensions
Wheelbase 106.3 in
Track, f/r 61.8 / 61.8 in
Length X Width X Height 178.7 x 72.8 x 74.9 in
Ground Clearance 9.5 in
Apprch/Depart Angle 33.2 / 29.4 deg
Turning Circle 37.3 ft
Curb Weight 4451 lb
Weight dist, f/r 52 / 48 %
Towing capacity 5000 lb
Seating capacity 5
Headroom, f/r 39.9 / 39.3 in
Legroom, f/r 42.4 / 34.4 in
Shoulder Room, f/r 58.3 / 58.3 in
Cargo Vol Behind f/r 65.7 / 35.2 cu ft
Test Data
Acceleration to mph
0-30 2.7 sec
0-40 4.1
0-50 5.8
0-607.7
0-70 10.3
0-80 13.8
0-90 17.6
0-10022.5
Passing, 45-65 mph 3.9 sec
Quarter mile 15.8 sec @ 87.4 mph
Braking, 60-0 mph 130 ft
600-ft slalom 58.1 mph avg
Lateral acceleration 0.71 g avg
MT figure eight 29.4 sec @ 0.54 g avg
Top-gear revs @ 60 mph 2050 rpm
Consumer Info
Base price $27,280
Price As Tested $28,980
Stability/Traction Control Yes/yes
Airbags Dual front, front side, front/rear curtain
Basic Warranty 3 yrs/36,000 miles
Powertrain Warranty 5 yrs/60,000 miles
Roadside Assistance None
Fuel Capacity 21.1 gal
Epa City/Hwy Econ 16 / 21 mpg
Recommended Fuel Regular unleaded