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2023 Honda Passport vs. 2023 Nissan Murano Review

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2023 Honda
Passport

MSRP*: $41,100 to $46,560
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2023 Nissan
Murano

MSRP*: $33,660 to $46,910
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MPG - City 19 MPG 20 MPG
MPG - Hwy 24 MPG Info not available
Seating Capacity 5 seats 5 seats
Cargo Space 100.7 - 100.8 ft3 65.0 - 67.0 ft3
Engine
  • 280-hp, 3.5-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 260-hp, 3.5-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission 9-Speed A/T Continuously Variable
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive, Front Wheel Drive
Horsepower 280 hp 260 hp
Towing Capacity 5,000 lbs 1,500 lbs
Exterior Length 189.1 in 192.8 in
Exterior Width 78.6 in 75.4 in
Leg Room Front 40.9 in
Rear 39.6 in
Front 40.5 in
Rear 38.7 in
Head Room Front 39.5 in
Rear 40.0 in
Front 38.1 - 39.9 in
Rear 37.8 - 39.8 in

*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 Honda Passport 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 Honda Passport and the Nissan Murano.

Convenience
The Nissan Murano requires fewer stops at the gas station than the Honda Passport, 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 Honda Passport is somewhat more expensive than the Nissan Murano.

Dimensions
Since the Honda Passport is much wider than the Nissan Murano, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. When looking at overall length, the Honda Passport takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Nissan Murano.

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

Performance
When considering towing capacity, the Honda Passport is clearly the choice over the Nissan Murano for pulling heavy loads. The Honda Passport has a little more horsepower than the Nissan Murano.

Powertrain
With somewhat higher torque, the Honda Passport transmits power to its wheels a bit more effectively than the Nissan Murano.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Honda Passport and the Nissan Murano. With the Honda Passport, you'll be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Nissan Murano.