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2020 GMC Acadia vs. 2020 Nissan Murano Review

New 2020 GMC Acadia

2020 GMC
Acadia

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New 2020 Nissan Murano

2020 Nissan
Murano

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MSRP*
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$29,800 to $48,300
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$31,730 to $45,530
Invoice* $29,770 to $46,078 $29,793 to $42,728
MPG - City 18 - 21 20
MPG - Hwy 25 - 28 N/A
Engine(s) Inline-4, V-6 V-6
Seating Capacity 7 5
Basic Warranty 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** ***** *****
Frontal Crash Rating** ***** *****
Side Crash Rating** ***** *****

**Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries.

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Comfort
The GMC Acadia offers a bit more room for passengers in the back seat than the Nissan Murano. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between front seat comfort in the GMC Acadia and the Nissan Murano.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the GMC Acadia as you will with the Nissan Murano, as they are both able to travel similar distances on a 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). Whether you pick the GMC Acadia or the Nissan Murano, 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. The GMC Acadia will cost more in terms of transportation costs than the Nissan Murano.

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

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

Handling
The GMC Acadia has the same turning radius as the Nissan Murano, so they both maneuver the same in and out of tight spots.

Performance
If you've got something you need to pull, the GMC Acadia will do just as well as the Nissan Murano, since they have about the same towing capacity. The GMC Acadia has a little more horsepower than the Nissan Murano.

Utility
The GMC Acadia offers greater seating capacity than the Nissan Murano, making it a better choice for those who find themselves chauffeuring others around. The GMC Acadia has a roomier cargo area for putting your bags or other items than the Nissan Murano.

Warranty
The GMC Acadia comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Nissan Murano.