What's New for 2013:
- Rear-seat entertainment system offered on SV trim level
- LE trim has standard AroundView Monitor
There are four versions of the 2013 Nissan Quest available: S, SV, SL, and LE. Standard equipment includes 16-inch steel wheels with plastic wheel covers, power exterior mirrors, and dark-tinted rear privacy glass.
The Quest S is equipped with front and rear air conditioning, Nissan Intelligent Key with push-button start, power windows and door locks, tilt/telescoping steering wheel, cruise control, height-adjustable driver's seat, wood-tone interior trim, and mood lighting for the cabin.
The Quest SV minivan comes with 16-inch aluminum wheels, fog lights, power sliding doors, and a reversing camera. This version also has Bluetooth hands-free calling, triple-zone automatic climate control, interior conversation mirror, and a premium sound system with satellite radio and a USB/iPod connection.
The Quest SL is equipped with leather, 18-inch aluminum wheels, heated outside mirrors, heated front seats, power driver's seat, power liftgate, Homelink universal remote, rear-seat entertainment system, auxiliary audio/video jacks, and a rear 120-volt power outlet.
At the top of the lineup, the Quest LE is equipped with xenon HID headlights, AroundView monitor, navigation system, Bose premium sound system with Bluetooth streaming audio, and an Advanced Climate Control System. The LE also includes rear side-window sunshades for both rows of seats and a power-return third-row seat.
A dual-panel moonroof is optional on the SL and LE trims.
Under the Hood
Every 2013 Nissan Quest is equipped with a 260-horsepower, 3.5-liter V-6 engine driving the front wheels through an Xtronic continuously variable transmission (CVT).
EPA fuel-economy estimates for the 2013 Nissan Quest are 19/25/21 mpg (city/highway/combined).
The 2013 Quest is equipped with 6 air bagsincluding side curtain air bags that protect occupants in all three rows of seats4-wheel vented-disc anti-lock brakes with electronic brake-force distribution, brake assist, and a traction and stability control system. The Quest also features Nissan's Easy Fill Tire Alert technology, which provides an alert when the tires are inflated to the proper pressure when using an air hose to replace lost pressure.
As this overview is written, neither the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) nor the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) has rated the crashworthiness of the 2013 Nissan Quest.