Nissan Frontier Payload (2002 - 2013)

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Nissan Frontier Payload Overview

The Nissan Frontier has a maximum payload from 648 lbs and 1565 lbs depending on the trim and model year.

Nissan Frontier
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For Comparison:

  • The 2013 Toyota Tacoma PreRunner Access Cab 2WD 4 Cyl. has a payload capacity of 1,230 lbs.
  • The 2020 Jeep Wrangler Sport Altitude 4x4 has a payload capacity of 1,133 lbs.
  • The 2020 Ford F-150 LARIAT 4WD SuperCrew 6.5' Box has a payload capacity of 2,137 lbs.

2013 Nissan Frontier Payload

The 2013 Nissan Frontier has a maximum payload between 937 lbs and 1515 lbs depending on the trim level. See the table below.

2013 Nissan Frontier Payload Comparison Table By Trim
Trim Package Max. Payload Engine Horsepower Torque
CREW CAB V6 Desert Runner 2WD 1,394 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs
CREW CAB V6 PRO 4X 4WD 1,125 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs
CREW CAB V6 S 2WD 1,471 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs
CREW CAB V6 S 4WD 1,285 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs
CREW CAB V6 SL 2WD 1,321 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs
CREW CAB V6 SL 4WD 1,222 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs
CREW CAB V6 SV 2WD 1,409 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs
CREW CAB V6 SV 4WD 1,223 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs
King Cab 4 Cyl. S 2WD 982 lbs 2.5L 152 hp 171 ft-lbs
King Cab 4 Cyl. SV 2WD 937 lbs 2.5L 152 hp 171 ft-lbs
King Cab V6 Desert Runner 2WD 1,475 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs
King Cab V6 PRO 4X 4WD 1,267 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs
King Cab V6 SV 2WD 1,515 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs
King Cab V6 SV 4WD 1,363 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs

2012 Nissan Frontier Payload

The 2012 Nissan Frontier has a maximum payload between 939 lbs and 1506 lbs depending on the trim level. See the table below.

2012 Nissan Frontier Payload Comparison Table By Trim
Trim Package Max. Payload Engine Horsepower Torque
CREW CAB V6 PRO 4X 4WD 1,082 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs
CREW CAB V6 S 2WD 1,506 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs
CREW CAB V6 S 4WD 1,390 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs
CREW CAB V6 SL 2WD 1,257 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs
CREW CAB V6 SL 4WD 1,125 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs
CREW CAB V6 SV 2WD 1,393 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs
CREW CAB V6 SV 4WD 1,261 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs
King Cab 4 Cyl. S 2WD 1,005 lbs 2.5L 152 hp 171 ft-lbs
King Cab 4 Cyl. SV 2WD 939 lbs 2.5L 152 hp 171 ft-lbs
King Cab V6 PRO 4X 4WD 1,217 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs
King Cab V6 SV 2WD 1,449 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs
King Cab V6 SV 4WD 1,381 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs

2011 Nissan Frontier Payload

The 2011 Nissan Frontier has a maximum payload between 939 lbs and 1565 lbs depending on the trim level. See the table below.

2011 Nissan Frontier Payload Comparison Table By Trim
Trim Package Max. Payload Engine Horsepower Torque
CREW CAB V6 Pro 4X 2WD 1,271 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs
CREW CAB V6 Pro 4X 4WD 1,103 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs
CREW CAB V6 S 2WD 1,462 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs
CREW CAB V6 S 4WD 1,256 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs
CREW CAB V6 SL 2WD 1,355 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs
CREW CAB V6 SL 4WD 1,256 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs
CREW CAB V6 SV 2WD 1,461 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs
CREW CAB V6 SV 4WD 1,255 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs
King Cab 4 Cyl. S 2WD 1,005 lbs 2.5L 152 hp 171 ft-lbs
King Cab 4 Cyl. SV 2WD 939 lbs 2.5L 152 hp 171 ft-lbs
King Cab V6 Pro 4X 2WD 1,393 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs
King Cab V6 Pro 4X 4WD 1,237 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs
King Cab V6 SV 2WD 1,565 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs
King Cab V6 SV 4WD 1,395 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs

2010 Nissan Frontier Payload

The 2010 Nissan Frontier has a maximum payload between 986 lbs and 1557 lbs depending on the trim level. See the table below.

2010 Nissan Frontier Payload Comparison Table By Trim
Trim Package Max. Payload Engine Horsepower Torque
CREW CAB V6 LE 2WD 1,453 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs
CREW CAB V6 LE 4WD 1,358 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs
CREW CAB V6 PRO 4X 2WD 1,298 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs
CREW CAB V6 PRO 4X 4WD 1,112 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs
CREW CAB V6 SE 2WD 1,429 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs
CREW CAB V6 SE 4WD 1,223 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs
King Cab 4 Cyl. SE 2WD 986 lbs 2.5L 152 hp 171 ft-lbs
King Cab 4 Cyl. XE 2WD 1,022 lbs 2.5L 152 hp 171 ft-lbs
King Cab V6 LE 2WD 1,406 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs
King Cab V6 LE 4WD 1,338 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs
King Cab V6 PRO 4X 2WD 1,430 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs
King Cab V6 PRO 4X 4WD 1,273 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs
King Cab V6 SE 2WD 1,557 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs
King Cab V6 SE 4WD 1,388 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs

2009 Nissan Frontier Payload

The 2009 Nissan Frontier has a maximum payload between 986 lbs and 1557 lbs depending on the trim level. See the table below.

2009 Nissan Frontier Payload Comparison Table By Trim
Trim Package Max. Payload Engine Horsepower Torque
Crew Cab V6 LE 2WD 1,453 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs
Crew Cab V6 LE 4WD 1,358 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs
Crew Cab V6 Pro 4X 2WD 1,298 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs
Crew Cab V6 Pro 4X 4WD 1,112 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs
Crew Cab V6 SE 2WD 1,429 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs
Crew Cab V6 SE 4WD 1,223 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs
King Cab 4 Cyl. SE 2WD 986 lbs 2.5L 152 hp 171 ft-lbs
King Cab 4 Cyl. XE 2WD 1,022 lbs 2.5L 152 hp 171 ft-lbs
King Cab V6 LE 2WD 1,406 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs
King Cab V6 LE 4WD 1,338 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs
King Cab V6 Pro 4X 2WD 1,430 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs
King Cab V6 Pro 4X 4WD 1,273 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs
King Cab V6 SE 2WD 1,557 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs
King Cab V6 SE 4WD 1,388 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs

2008 Nissan Frontier Payload

The 2008 Nissan Frontier has a maximum payload between 1112 lbs and 1557 lbs depending on the trim level. See the table below.

2008 Nissan Frontier Payload Comparison Table By Trim
Trim Package Max. Payload Engine Horsepower Torque
CREW CAB V6 LE 2WD 1,453 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs
CREW CAB V6 LE 4WD 1,358 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs
CREW CAB V6 NISMO 2WD 1,298 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs
CREW CAB V6 NISMO 4WD 1,112 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs
CREW CAB V6 SE 2WD 1,429 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs
CREW CAB V6 SE 4WD 1,223 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs
King Cab V6 LE 2WD 1,406 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs
King Cab V6 LE 4WD 1,338 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs
King Cab V6 NISMO 2WD 1,430 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs
King Cab V6 NISMO 4WD 1,273 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs
King Cab V6 SE 2WD 1,557 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs
King Cab V6 SE 4WD 1,388 lbs 4.0L 261 hp 281 ft-lbs

2005 Nissan Frontier Payload

The 2005 Nissan Frontier has a maximum payload between 1001 lbs and 1540 lbs depending on the trim level. See the table below.

2005 Nissan Frontier Payload Comparison Table By Trim
Trim Package Max. Payload Engine Horsepower Torque
CREW CAB V6 LE 1,473 lbs 4.0L 265 hp 284 ft-lbs
CREW CAB V6 NISMO 1,294 lbs 4.0L 265 hp 284 ft-lbs
CREW CAB V6 SE 1,464 lbs 4.0L 265 hp 284 ft-lbs
King Cab 4 Cyl. XE 1,001 lbs 2.5L 154 hp 173 ft-lbs
King Cab V6 LE 1,413 lbs 4.0L 265 hp 284 ft-lbs
King Cab V6 NISMO 1,523 lbs 4.0L 265 hp 284 ft-lbs
King Cab V6 SE 1,540 lbs 4.0L 265 hp 284 ft-lbs
CREW CAB V6 4WD LE 1,365 lbs 4.0L 265 hp 284 ft-lbs
CREW CAB V6 4WD NISMO 1,098 lbs 4.0L 265 hp 284 ft-lbs
CREW CAB V6 4WD SE 1,281 lbs 4.0L 265 hp 284 ft-lbs
King Cab V6 4WD LE 1,271 lbs 4.0L 265 hp 284 ft-lbs
King Cab V6 4WD NISMO 1,277 lbs 4.0L 265 hp 284 ft-lbs
King Cab V6 4WD SE 1,348 lbs 4.0L 265 hp 284 ft-lbs

2004 Nissan Frontier Payload

The 2004 Nissan Frontier has a maximum payload between 648 lbs and 1460 lbs depending on the trim level. See the table below.

2004 Nissan Frontier Payload Comparison Table By Trim
Trim Package Max. Payload Engine Horsepower Torque
CREW CAB V6 LE 1,117 lbs 3.3L 180 hp 202 ft-lbs
CREW CAB V6 SC 1,066 lbs 3.3L 210 hp 246 ft-lbs
CREW CAB V6 XE 1,179 lbs 3.3L 180 hp 202 ft-lbs
King Cab 4 Cyl. Standard 1,460 lbs 2.4L 142 hp 154 ft-lbs
King Cab 4 Cyl. XE 1,460 lbs 2.4L 142 hp 154 ft-lbs
King Cab V6 XE 1,353 lbs 3.3L 180 hp 202 ft-lbs
CREW CAB V6 4WD SC 648 lbs 3.3L 210 hp 246 ft-lbs
CREW CAB V6 4WD SVE 771 lbs 3.3L 210 hp 246 ft-lbs
CREW CAB V6 4WD XE 907 lbs 3.3L 180 hp 202 ft-lbs
King Cab V6 4WD SC 975 lbs 3.3L 210 hp 246 ft-lbs
King Cab V6 4WD SVE 1,010 lbs 3.3L 210 hp 231 ft-lbs
King Cab V6 4WD XE 1,068 lbs 3.3L 180 hp 202 ft-lbs

2003 Nissan Frontier Payload

The 2003 Nissan Frontier has a maximum payload between 771 lbs and 1460 lbs depending on the trim level. See the table below.

2003 Nissan Frontier Payload Comparison Table By Trim
Trim Package Max. Payload Engine Horsepower Torque
CREW CAB V6 SC 1,066 lbs 3.3L 210 hp 246 ft-lbs
CREW CAB V6 SE 1,117 lbs 3.3L 180 hp 202 ft-lbs
CREW CAB V6 XE 1,179 lbs 3.3L 180 hp 202 ft-lbs
King Cab 4 Cyl. Standard 1,460 lbs 2.4L 142 hp 154 ft-lbs
King Cab 4 Cyl. XE 1,460 lbs 2.4L 142 hp 154 ft-lbs
King Cab V6 SC 1,308 lbs 3.3L 210 hp 231 ft-lbs
King Cab V6 SE 1,308 lbs 3.3L 180 hp 202 ft-lbs
King Cab V6 XE 1,353 lbs 3.3L 180 hp 202 ft-lbs
CREW CAB V6 4WD SC 771 lbs 3.3L 210 hp 246 ft-lbs
CREW CAB V6 4WD SE 789 lbs 3.3L 180 hp 202 ft-lbs
CREW CAB V6 4WD SVE 771 lbs 3.3L 210 hp 246 ft-lbs
CREW CAB V6 4WD XE 907 lbs 3.3L 180 hp 202 ft-lbs
King Cab V6 4WD SC 975 lbs 3.3L 210 hp 246 ft-lbs
King Cab V6 4WD SE 975 lbs 3.3L 180 hp 202 ft-lbs
King Cab V6 4WD SVE 1,010 lbs 3.3L 210 hp 231 ft-lbs
King Cab V6 4WD XE 1,068 lbs 3.3L 180 hp 202 ft-lbs

2002 Nissan Frontier Payload

The 2002 Nissan Frontier has a maximum payload between 1093 lbs and 1504 lbs depending on the trim level. See the table below.

2002 Nissan Frontier Payload Comparison Table By Trim
Trim Package Max. Payload Engine Horsepower Torque
CREW CAB V6 SC 1,093 lbs 3.3L 210 hp 246 ft-lbs
CREW CAB V6 SE 1,129 lbs 3.3L 170 hp 200 ft-lbs
CREW CAB V6 XE (5 Spd) 1,220 lbs 3.3L 170 hp 200 ft-lbs
King Cab 4 Cyl. Standard 1,504 lbs 2.4L 143 hp 154 ft-lbs
King Cab 4 Cyl. XE 1,504 lbs 2.4L 143 hp 154 ft-lbs
King Cab V6 SC 1,282 lbs 3.3L 210 hp 246 ft-lbs
King Cab V6 SE 1,313 lbs 3.3L 170 hp 200 ft-lbs
King Cab V6 XE 1,392 lbs 3.3L 170 hp 200 ft-lbs
CREW CAB V6 4WD SC 1,125 lbs 3.3L 210 hp 246 ft-lbs
CREW CAB V6 4WD SE 1,183 lbs 3.3L 170 hp 200 ft-lbs
CREW CAB V6 4WD XE (5 Spd) 1,301 lbs 3.3L 170 hp 200 ft-lbs
King Cab V6 4WD SC 1,174 lbs 3.3L 210 hp 246 ft-lbs
King Cab V6 4WD SE 1,211 lbs 3.3L 170 hp 200 ft-lbs
King Cab V6 4WD XE 1,315 lbs 3.3L 170 hp 200 ft-lbs

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