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2012 Nissan Murano

2012 Subaru Tribeca

  2012 Nissan Murano 2012 Subaru Tribeca 4-door 3.6R Limited Angular Front Exterior View
Invoice $27,601 $28,727
18/24 16/21
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Bottom Line It's stylish and refined, but the 2012 Nissan Murano isn't the most space-efficient crossover. Read Full Review The 2012 Subaru Tribeca has excellent all-weather handling and top-notch safety, though it's fallen behind the curve in features and interior appointments. Read Full Review
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  • Strong, smooth powertrain
  • Right-sized for urban duty
  • Coherent styling, outside and in
  • Refined, across the board


  • Strange toothy grille
  • Visibility an issue
  • Interior feels a little tight
  • CVT and its lack of manual mode
  • Fairly high prices


  • Top-notch safety
  • Handles like a car
  • Sliding second row
  • AWD and good ground clearance for snow


  • Dashboard design feels dated
  • Low fun factor
  • Subpar fuel economy
  • Tight legroom in front
  • Very small third row
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