The 2018 Nissan Murano is a comfortable and versatile five-passenger midsize crossover with spacious room for five passengers. It is a smart choice if you want an upscale, V6-powered crossover without having to pay a premium for a luxury brand.
The 2018 Nissan Murano is a midsize crossover SUV that sold in four trim levels: S, SV, SL and Platinum. Each can be equipped with front or all-wheel drive.
Powering the 2018 Nissan Murano is a 3.5-liter V6 engine that generates 260 horsepower and 240 pound-feet of torque. A continuously variable automatic transmission (CVT) is standard and can be paired with either front-wheel drive or all-wheel drive.
In track testing, the 2018 Nissan Murano AWD went from zero to 60 mph in 7.3 seconds. That’s about average for a front-drive midsize crossover. EPA estimated fuel economy stands at 24 mpg combined (21 city/28 highway) for both configurations, which is better than most rivals crossover SUVs with V6 engines.
Properly equipped, the 2018 Nissan Murano can only tow up to 1,500 pounds, which is less than the Jeep Grand Cherokee and Ford Edge.
The 2018 Nissan Murano price list: S $31,525, SV $34,825, SL $39,225 and Platinum $42,995 (including a $975 destination fee). All wheel drive available across all trims for $1,600.