(4.2) 14 reviews
MSRP: $2,992$11,016
Body Style: Truck
Combined MPG: 16-23
Engine: 170-hp, 3.3-liter V-6 (regular gas)
Drivetrain: 4x2
Towing Capacity: 5,000 lbs.
2002 Nissan Frontier

Our Take on the 2002 Nissan Frontier

Our Take

Nissan’s compact pickup truck gets a new body style for 2002. The regular Crew Cab model has a 56.3-inch cargo box, while the Crew Cab Long Bed’s cargo box measures 74.6 inches in length. The Long Bed model also rides a wheelbase that is 15 inches longer than the regular version.A new ... Read Full Report


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Reliable, Tough Truck!

by Frontier Fan from Keller, TX on July 31, 2008

2002 Nissan Frontier XE King Cab I-4 5-Speed Manual I've had this truck for, what, six months now? I've always been in love with this model, and when I turned 16 and got this truck, I've fallen in lo... Read Full Review

23 Trims Available

A trim is a style of a vehicle model. Each higher trim has different or upgraded features from the previous trim along with a price increase. Learn more about trims

Trims Explained

When talking about cars, “trims” is a way of differentiating between different versions of the same model. Typically, most start with a no-frills, or “base” trim, and as features are added, or a different engine, drivetrain (gas vs. hybrid, for example) or transmission are included, trim names change and prices go up.

It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, or that you’re not overpaying for features you don’t want.


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There are currently 8 recalls for this car.

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