2017 Nissan Murano vs. Its Competition

2017 Nissan Murano
Andrew Ganz Andrew Ganz Senior Editor

The Murano makes a lot of sense in SV trim, but the SL and Platinum offer automatic emergency braking.

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2017 Acura MDX Sport Hybrid2017 Acura MDX
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2017 Acura RDX2017 Acura RDX
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2017 Ford Edge2017 Ford Edge
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2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee Summit2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee
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2017 Lexus RX 3502017 Lexus RX
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Quick Specs
6.3
The 2017 Nissan Murano is smooth and polished—and that may be just the ticket for buyers who want a high seating position and the availability of all-wheel drive.
7.5
The 2017 Acura MDX is one of the best-driving, most technologically advanced three-row luxury crossovers, and a new Sport Hybrid model and active suspension should only add to that reputation.
7.2
The 2017 Acura RDX is one of the smoothest, most responsive-driving compact crossover SUVs—even though it prioritizes practicality.
7.0
The 2017 Ford Edge skips third-row seats for better road manners, but it could stand a round of comfort and safety upgrades.
7.7
The 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee is a benchmark SUV; it's a luxury vehicle, a talented off-roader, a scalding-hot track runner, and a family wagon extraordinaire.
7.3
As a style-conscious statement of indulgence, the Lexus RX shines like never before. Its looks are polarizing and it's not all that fun to drive even in F Sport form, but the RX continues to excel in many ways.
MSRP From     
$29,740$44,050$35,670$28,950$30,395$43,220
Gas Mileage     
21 MPG City / 28 MPG Hwy18 MPG City / 27 MPG Hwy19 MPG City / 28 MPG Hwy17 MPG City / 29 MPG Hwy13 MPG City / 26 MPG Hwy19 MPG City / 28 MPG Hwy
Engine     
Regular Unleaded V-6Premium Unleaded V-6Premium Unleaded V-6Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4Regular Unleaded V-6Regular Unleaded V-6
EPA Class     
Mid-Size Station WagonSmall Sport Utility Vehicles 2WDSmall Sport Utility Vehicles 2WDSmall Sport Utility Vehicles 2WDStandard Sport Utility Vehicles 2WDSmall Sport Utility Vehicles 2WD
Style Name     
FWD SFWDFWDSE FWD75th Anniversary Edition 4x2 *Ltd Avail*RX 350 FWD
Drivetrain     
Front Wheel DriveFront Wheel DriveFront Wheel DriveFront Wheel DriveRear Wheel DriveFront Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity     
575555
Passenger Doors     
N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
Body Style     
Sport UtilitySport UtilitySport UtilitySport UtilitySport UtilitySport Utility
Transmission     
CVT w/ODAutomatic w/ODAutomatic w/ODAutomatic w/ODAutomatic w/ODAutomatic w/OD
Detailed Spec Comparison
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