2011 Nissan Quest SL First Drive Specs | Edmunds

2011 Nissan Quest - Road Test Specs

2011 Nissan Quest Minivan

(3.5L V6 CVT Automatic)


Year Make Model2011 Nissan Quest SL 4dr Minivan (3.5L 6cyl CVT)
Vehicle TypeFWD 4dr 7-passenger Minivan
Estimated MSRP$35,150
Assembly locationKyushu, Japan


ConfigurationTransverse, front-engine, front-wheel drive
Engine typeNaturally aspirated, port-injected, V-6, gasoline
Displacement (cc/cu-in)3,498cc (213cu-in)
Block/head materialAluminum/aluminum
ValvetrainDOHC, 4 valves/cylinder, variable intake-valve timing
Compression ratio (x:1)10.3
Horsepower (hp @ rpm)260 @ 6,000
Torque (lb-ft @ rpm)240 @ 4,400
Fuel type87-octane recommended
Transmission typePulley-regulated continuously variable transmission with console shifter
Transmission ratios (x:1)2.371 - 0.439
Final-drive ratio (x:1)1.766


Suspension, frontIndependent MacPherson struts, coil springs, twin-tube dampers, stabilizer bar
Suspension, rearIndependent multilink, coil springs, twin-tube dampers
Steering typeElectric-over-hydraulic-assist, speed-proportional, rack-and-pinion power steering
Steering ratio (x:1)18.6
Tire make and modelToyo A22
Tire typeAll season, front and rear
Tire sizeP235/55R18
Wheel size18-by-7.0 inches rear
Wheel materialCast aluminum
Brakes, front11.4-in one-piece ventilated cast-iron discs
Brakes, rear12.1-in one-piece ventilated cast-iron discs

Track Test Results

0-60 mph, mfr. claim (sec.)8.0

Fuel Consumption

Fuel economy, mfr. est. (mpg)18 city/24 highway/21 combined
Fuel tank capacity (U.S. gal.)20.0

Audio and Advanced Technology

Stereo descriptionAM/FM/6CD system with six speakers
iPod/digital media compatibilityStandard iPod via USB jack
Satellite radioOptional
Hard-drive music storage capacity (Gb)Not available
Rear seat video and entertainmentOptional DVD player with 11.0-inch VGA monitor plus RCA inputs
Bluetooth phone connectivityStandard
Navigation systemNot available
Telematics (OnStar, etc.)Not available
Smart entry/StartStandard ignition doors trunk/hatch
Parking aidsNot available
Blind-spot detectionNot available
Adaptive cruise controlNot available
Lane-departure monitoringNot available
Collision warning/avoidanceNot available
Night VisionNot available
Driver coaching displayStandard

Dimensions & Capacities

Curb weight, mfr. claim (lbs.)4,480
Length (in.)200.8
Width (in.)77.6
Height (in.)73.0
Wheelbase (in.)118.1
Track, front (in.)68.1
Track, rear (in.)68.1
Turning circle (ft.)36.7
Legroom, front (in.)43.8
Legroom, rear (in.)36.7
Legroom, 3rd row (in.)40.5
Headroom, front (in.)42.1
Headroom, rear (in.)41.6
Headroom, 3rd row (in.)40.0
Shoulder room, front (in.)64.5
Shoulder room, rear (in.)63.2
Shoulder room, 3rd row (in.)61.2
Seating capacity7
Max cargo volume behind 1st row (cu-ft)108.4
behind 2nd row (cu-ft)63.6
behind 3rd row (cu-ft)35.1
GVWR (lbs.)5,818
Payload, mfr. max claim (lbs.)1,338
Tow capacity, mfr. claim (lbs.)3,500
Ground clearance (in.)6.6
Approach angle (degrees)13.9
Departure angle (degrees)17.6
Breakover angle (degrees)14.1


Bumper-to-bumper3 years / 36,000 miles
Powertrain5 years / 60,000 miles
Corrosion5 years / Unlimited miles
Roadside assistance3 years / 36,000 miles
Free scheduled maintenanceNot Available

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