The key player in the Nissan’s SUV lineup is the 2019 Murano. The new model has everything that you can desire from a mid- size crossover. The 2019 Nissan Murano is smaller than the competition but offers more in terms of space, comfort and fuel efficiency. The long list of standard safety features and graceful style is the things that separate this model from the crowd.
In addition, this 5-passenger vehicle offers four trim levels, powerful drivetrain, precise steering, and very good handling. Although the Murano is not set for the off-road, it’s AWD system and 7-inches of ground clearance makes it perfect for the family trip to the wild.
2019 Nissan Murano Changes
Thanks to a serious redesign and elegant style, the new 2019 Nissan Murano will be a head-turner on the streets. The “V-Motion“ front end and the floating roof are the details that gonna catch your eyes immediately. The boomerang lights that wrap into the fenders are up front and on the rear end as well. Furthermore, the lower shutter grille will improve the aerodynamic details for the vehicle.
Fine-crafted features like front and rear spoilers and rear-tire air deflectors also help to establish the prominent and memorable look. Generally, shape and design of the new Murano is a beautiful piece of art that owners will definitely adore. As for the safety, the new model comes with improvements in that area too. All variants will have Automatic Emergency Braking, Nissan Connect with navigation and Intelligent Forward Collision Warning.
2019 Nissan Murano Configurations
The upcoming 2019 Nissan Murano offers four trim levels: S, SV, SL, and Platinium. All four of them will have the same 3.5-liter V6 powertrain with 260 hp and 240 lb-ft of torque. FWD is standard and AWD comes an optional. The S model comes with automatic headlights, 18-inch wheels, dual-zone climate control, LED running lights and keyless entry and ignition. The SV adds roof rails, remote engine start, a leather-wrapped steering wheel, power-adjustable front seats, and 11-speaker Bose audio system.
The SL will have all SV’s features plus hands-free liftgate, heated side mirror, leather upholstery, and ambient interior light. Moreover, the driver-seat memory setting is also part of the standard equipment and the panoramic sunroof is optional. The Murano Platinium comes with 20-inch alloy wheels, a power adjustable steering wheel with memory setting and Nissan Connect telematics. Also, The Midnight Edition optional styling package offers 20-inch wheels and blackened-out finish.
2019 Nissan Murano Interior
One of the most fascinating things about new 2019 Nissan Murano is its interior. The cabin is lovely and surely the best in this whole class. The seats are large and very supportive of opulent and upscale materials. The optional panoramic sunroof gives plenty of natural light and makes this cabin even more comfortable and pleasant. The legroom is pretty decent with a lot of space for the passengers on the back as well.
Standard infotainment includes Advance Drive-Assist Display with a 7-inch screen, navigation, tilt/telescoping steering column, and 8-inch touchscreen. On top of that, Automatic Emergency Braking, RearView Monitor, three 12-volt outlets and cloth seating surfaces are included as well. The standard audio system consists of six speakers and there is SiriusXM Satellite Radio also.
2019 Nissan Murano Specs
Under the bonnet, new 2019 Nissan Murano offers only one powertrain option- a 3.5-liter V6 with 260 hp and 240 lb-ft of torque. The gearbox is Nissan’s Xtronic continuously variable automatic, with D-Step Logic. This results with the smoother operation but with a little bit of traditional stepped automatic feel.
The Murano is quiet and powerful and offers a plenty of ready response for any driving situation. The new model is available in front-wheel or an all-wheel-drive system, adjusted for icy roads and lousy weather. Moreover, the EPA fuel economy is very economical, with both the FWD and AWD model city/highway numbers at 21/28 mpg.
2019 Nissan Murano Towing and Cargo Capacity
The 2019 Nissan Murano comes with a very good maximum towing capacity and the huge cargo space available. Both the standard FWD and AWD models can tow a maximum weight of 1,500 pounds. Although the other vehicles have slightly higher tow capacity, the 2019 Murano still can haul a formidable amount of cargo.
A new crossover is an ideal option for families who need a bit more space to pack everything inside. The new model has enough space to put five adults comfortably. The second row can be folded flat and offer a cargo space that is 45 inches wide and 74.5 inches long. When all is set and the passengers are in their places, the Murano offers around 32 cubic feet of cargo capacity.
2019 Nissan Murano Price and Release Date
The MSRP for the 2019 Nissan Murano starts roughly around $32,000, including the $1,000 destination and shipping fee. The Platinium version tag price is $43,000 and has no available additional equipment or options. The most preferred for the potential buyers is the SL trim.
This SUV includes most of the equipment and starts around $40,000. Moreover, all-wheel drive adds $1,600 for any trim level. With these price 2019, Nissan Murano is in line with Toyota Highlander, Kia Sorento, and VW Atlas. The release date of the new model is set to the first quartal of 2019. The sales should start soon after the debut.