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2014 Dodge Durango vs. 2014 Nissan Murano Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
Rear passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Dodge Durango than in the Nissan Murano. The Nissan Murano will be a hit with tall drivers and their front seat passengers, since it has greater front head- and legroom than the Dodge Durango.

Convenience
The Dodge Durango requires fewer stops at the gas station than the Nissan Murano, making it more convenient to drive.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). The Dodge Durango is somewhat more expensive than the Nissan Murano. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Destination Charge for the Dodge Durango is much higher than that for the Nissan Murano.

Dimensions
Since the Dodge Durango is much wider than the Nissan Murano, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. If you go with the Dodge Durango, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Nissan Murano.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the Dodge Durango transmits power to its wheels a bit more effectively than the Nissan Murano.

Handling
The Dodge Durango has a smaller turning radius than the Nissan Murano, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When considering towing capacity, the Dodge Durango is clearly the choice over the Nissan Murano for pulling heavy loads. When it comes to horsepower, the Dodge Durango greatly out-muscles the Nissan Murano.

Utility
The Dodge Durango offers greater seating capacity than the Nissan Murano, making it a better choice for those who find themselves chauffeuring others around. With the Dodge Durango, you'll be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Nissan Murano.

Warranty
The Dodge Durango comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Nissan Murano.

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2014 Dodge
Durango

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MSRP*: $29,995 - $43,395

2014 Nissan
Murano

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MSRP*: $28,530 - $39,570
Cash Back Rebate: Up to $750 Up to $500
Low APR Loan: As low as 0.00% As low as 0.00%
Lease Incentive: As low as 0.34% As low as 3.48%
City MPG: 14 - 18 18
Highway MPG: 22 - 25 23 - 24
Engine(s): V-6, V-8 V-6
Seating Capacity: 7 - 7 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
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Frontal Crash Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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Invoice*: $29,506 - $41,304 $26,585 - $36,852

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