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2015 Nissan Murano vs. 2015 Toyota Venza Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
The Nissan Murano offers rear passengers about the same room to stretch out as the Toyota Venza, with comparable head- and legroom. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between front seat comfort in the Nissan Murano and the Toyota Venza.

Convenience
The Nissan Murano requires fewer stops at the gas station than the Toyota Venza, 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). Whether you pick the Nissan Murano or the Toyota Venza, it's going to cost you about the same. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. Both the Nissan Murano and the Toyota Venza have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The Nissan Murano is about the same width as the Toyota Venza. When looking at overall length, the Nissan Murano takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Toyota Venza.

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

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

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

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Nissan Murano and the Toyota Venza. You'll be able to fit about the same amount of groceries in the Nissan Murano as you will in the Toyota Venza.

Warranty
The Nissan Murano comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Toyota Venza.

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2015 Nissan
Murano

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MSRP*: $29,560 - $40,600

2015 Toyota
Venza

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MSRP*: $29,065 - $39,940
Cash Back Rebate: Up to $500 Up to $2,000
Low APR Loan: As low as 0.00% As low as 0.00%
Lease Incentive: -- As low as 0.02%
City MPG: 21 18 - 20
Highway MPG: 28 25 - 26
Engine(s): V-6 Inline-4, V-6
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 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*: $27,758 - $38,107 $26,594 - $36,345

Days On Lot: Comparing Ease of Negotiation

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