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2012 Nissan Frontier

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Nissan Frontier highlights

Customer reviews

4.6 out of 5

RepairPal reliability rating

4 out of 5

Mileage (EPA estimate)

19 city, 23 highway, 21 combined

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New for 2012

  • Frontier trims have been upgraded with Bed Liner as standard equipment this year.
  • No A/C features are now available as options on select trims.

Explore Nissan Frontier details

SV 2WD 4D Crew Cab

Standard Features

  • ABS Brakes
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alloy Wheels
  • AM/FM Stereo
  • Auxiliary Audio Input
  • CD Audio
  • Cloth Seats
  • Cruise Control
  • Manual Transmission
  • Overhead Airbags
  • Power Locks
  • Power Mirrors
  • Power Windows
  • Rear Defroster
  • Side Airbags
  • Traction Control

Optional Features

  • Auxiliary Audio Input
  • Bed Liner
  • Bluetooth Technology
  • Rear Defroster
  • Running Boards
  • Satellite Radio Ready
  • Tow Hitch

Drive type

2WD

Engine size

4.0L

Horsepower

261

Torque (ft-lbs)

281

Engine type

Gas

Fuel capacity

21.1

Wheelbase

125.9"

Overall length

205.5"

Width

72.8"

Height

70.1"

Leg room

F 42.4"/R 33.6"

Head room

F 40"/R 38.7"

Front tires

P265/70R16

Rear tires

P265/70R16

Seating capacity

5

Max towing capacity

630/6300 lbs.

Transmission

Manual 6

Ratings & reliability

Customer ratings

RepairPal reliability rating

4
Excellent

RepairPal gave the Nissan Frontier an overall reliability rating of 4 out of 5 stars, which RepairPal describes as Excellent. This rating ranks Nissan Frontier 3rd out of 9 among Midsize Trucks.

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