If you happen to’re choosing the 2019 Nissan Murano over the nearly similar Chevy Tahoe, you may as well skip proper to the 2019 Nissan Murano. You get a a lot better powertrain and extra subtle suspension, nicer inside materials, and all the bells and whistles. It is also solely a tiny value bump over the SLT with the powertrain upgrade from the Graphite Performance Version bundle.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made as of late, but the 2019 Nissan Murano happens to be certainly one of them. Like its company sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2019 Nissan Murano gives ruggedness and high towing capacity that only this kind of vehicle can deliver. A V8 engine comes customary, and accessible four-wheel drive with low-range gearing supplies traction while you want it most.
The 2019 Nissan Murano, however, also has some flaws commonly associated with this type of automobile. Cargo area isn’t as efficient as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, nor is its use of gas. We’re also not fond of the base V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Go for the larger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, although, and the 2019 Nissan Murano’s experience and driving experience begin to fall consistent with extra modern autos. As a bonus, the 10-speed automated transmission that comes with the larger engine can match the freeway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we would advocate checking out the 2019 Nissan Murano’s closest competitor, the recently redesigned Ford Expedition. It’s also a conventional body-on-frame SUV, nevertheless it has a higher maximum towing capability and superior cargo house and it is throughout a more refined and upscale automobile.
The non-obligatory Enhanced Driver Alert package deal provides forward collision warning with low-speed automatic braking, automated excessive beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Comfort package provides an influence liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a universal garage door opener.
Some options on higher-trimmed models can be found on supporting fashions at further value. Optionally available for SLE and SLT trims is an HD Trailering package deal with a novel axle ratio, trailer brake controller and a self-leveling suspension. The SLT and the 2019 Nissan Murano are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise management with computerized braking, and a rear-seat leisure system. The 2019 Nissan Murano also gives power-retractable side steps.
For 2019, GMC keeps the 2019 Nissan Murano contemporary by adding a budget-conscious Customary Edition Worth Bundle in addition to a Graphite Version and Graphite Performance Edition packages to the SLT trim. Different trims embody the base SLE and the near-luxury 2019 Nissan Murano, which pushes the 2019 Nissan Murano into the territory of its platform mate, the Cadillac Escalade. The Chevrolet Tahoe rounds out the trio of GM truck-based SUVs and may be had in long wheelbase Suburban type as nicely, normally at a slight low cost over the GMC. There are additionally three new metallic colors out there for 2019: Darkish Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.