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2015 Mercedes-Benz SL-Class vs. 2014 Nissan Murano CrossCabriolet Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between the Mercedes-Benz SL-Class and the Nissan Murano CrossCabriolet in the front seats.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Mercedes-Benz SL-Class as you will with the Nissan Murano CrossCabriolet, as they get the same number of miles per tank of gas.

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 Mercedes-Benz SL-Class will definitely make more of a dent in your wallet than the Nissan Murano CrossCabriolet, which has a much lower MSRP. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Mercedes-Benz SL-Class will cost more in transportation costs than the Nissan Murano CrossCabriolet.

Dimensions
Since the Mercedes-Benz SL-Class is much wider than the Nissan Murano CrossCabriolet, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. The Mercedes-Benz SL-Class is slightly shorter than the Nissan Murano CrossCabriolet, which may make it easier to park.

Drivetrain
Due to its much higher torque, the engine of the Mercedes-Benz SL-Class does a much better job of transmitting power to the wheels than the Nissan Murano CrossCabriolet.

Handling
The Mercedes-Benz SL-Class has a smaller turning radius than the Nissan Murano CrossCabriolet, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Mercedes-Benz SL-Class has a much more powerful engine than the Nissan Murano CrossCabriolet. However, something you should consider is that higher horsepower engines often command higher insurance premiums.

Utility
The Mercedes-Benz SL-Class has less seating than the Nissan Murano CrossCabriolet, making the Nissan Murano CrossCabriolet the better choice if you need to chauffeur many passengers. The Mercedes-Benz SL-Class has a roomier cargo area for holding your bags or other items than the Nissan Murano CrossCabriolet.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Mercedes-Benz SL-Class than that of the Nissan Murano CrossCabriolet.

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2015 Mercedes-Benz
SL-Class

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MSRP*: $84,000 - $215,250

2014 Nissan
Murano CrossCabriolet

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MSRP*: $41,995
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Low APR Loan: As low as 1.99% --
Lease Incentive: -- --
City MPG: 14 - 20 17
Highway MPG: 21 - 27 --
Engine(s): V-12, V-6, V-8 V-6
Seating Capacity: 2 - 2 4 - 4
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Invoice*: $78,120 - $200,183 $39,108

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