The Nissan Murano really squares off best against the Ford Edge.
Neither model goes after family buyers and both deliver nearly luxury-level features inside and out.
They've both targeted the tremendously successful Lexus RX, which costs more—but also generally feels like it's worth the extra coin.
The Jeep Grand Cherokee is also a rare five-seat SUV or crossover, and while it's capable off-road, it is a great on-road vehicle as well.
And from the Acura camp, the RDX and MDX essentially split the difference; the RDX is a five-seater at a lower price point with fewer luxuries, but the classy MDX is larger and pricier than the Murano.
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|21 MPG City / 28 MPG Hwy||18 MPG City / 27 MPG Hwy||19 MPG City / 28 MPG Hwy||17 MPG City / 29 MPG Hwy||13 MPG City / 26 MPG Hwy||19 MPG City / 28 MPG Hwy|
|Regular Unleaded V-6||Premium Unleaded V-6||Premium Unleaded V-6||Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4||Regular Unleaded V-6||Regular Unleaded V-6|
|Midsize Station Wagons||Small Sport Utility Vehicles 2WD||Small Sport Utility Vehicles 2WD||Small SUV 2WD||Standard SUV 2WD||Small Sport Utility Vehicles 2WD|
|FWD S||FWD||FWD||SE FWD||75th Anniversary Edition 4x2 *Ltd Avail*||RX 350 FWD|
|Front Wheel Drive||Front Wheel Drive||Front Wheel Drive||Front Wheel Drive||Rear Wheel Drive||Front Wheel Drive|
|Sport Utility||Sport Utility||Sport Utility||Sport Utility||Sport Utility||Sport Utility|
|CVT w/OD||Automatic w/OD||Automatic w/OD||Automatic w/OD||Automatic w/OD||Automatic w/OD|
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