The 2016 Nissan Murano in many ways brings the future on roads, but somehow, there are still ghosts from the past, haunting it. When it comes to styling, the new Murano is astonishing vehicle. The same goes for ride quality and spacious quiet cabin.
2016 Nissan Murano Design
According to a lot of car enthusiast and car bloggers, Nissan Murano 2016 is one of the best looking crossovers on the road. At 2013 North American International Auto Show in Detroit, the manufacturer presented Resonance Concept. The new Murano stayed true to it in many ways. The manufacturer perfectly implemented the concept’s elements and made the Murano’s exterior very futuristic and with lots of attitude.
Design efforts are most visible at the front of the vehicle. Nissan’s V-motion grille is blended perfectly with boomerang shaped headlights.
Even around back the designers made magnificent work. There are also boomerang shaped taillights, but beside them, there is a lot of chrome accenting.
Looking from the side, we can see that roof looks like it’s floating, thanks to the darkened side at rear pillar.
Colors available are Arctic Blue Metallic, Brillant Silver, Cayenne Red, Gun Metallic, Java Metallic, Magnetic Black, Pacific Sunset and for extra cost – Pearl White.
2016 Nissan Murano Interior
The Nissan Murano 2016 interior in many ways resemble the futuristic tone of the exterior.
At the first glance, we’ve noticed the V-shaped center stack which resembles the V-shaped grille up front. Chrome accents are giving are giving nice touch throughout the cabin.
Passengers at the back seat will enjoy thanks to AC controls and benefits of rear USB port (one of the neat features is projecting videos to the front infotainment screen).
Passengers ride in Zero gravity seats, which makes the trip even more pleasant, considering very quiet cabin too.
Nissan Murano 2016 interior materials available are Cashmere Leather (on the pic above), Cashmere Cloth, Graphite Cloth, Graphite Leather and Mocha Leather.
2016 Nissan Murano Engine Specs; HP, MPG
Under the Nissan Murano 2016 hood is a 3.5-liter DOHC 24-valve V6 engine which will deliver 260 hp @ 6,000 rpm and 240 lb-ft @ 4,400 rpm torque. According to Nissan regardless if it’s FWD or AWD, and also regardless the model/trim chosen, fuel consumption rates are 28 mpg highway 21 mpg city.
Nissan Murano 2016 Price
The 2016 Nissan Murano price varies on the model chosen, and so, starting price of the basic S model is $29,660, while top of the line PLATINUM starts at $39,100.
|2016 Nissan Murano||S||SV||SL||PLATINUM|
|Highlights||Dual zone AC
18 inch wheels
Bluetooth and streaming audio
8-way power driver’s seat
Rear passenger USB connection
Remote Engine Start System
Intelligent Climate Control
plus all S model features
|Leather-appointed and heated front seats
Bose audio system
Adjustable ambient interior lighting
“Around View” Monitor
plus all features from the SV model
|20″ Machine-finished aluminum-alloy Wheels
Climate-controlled front seats
Heated steering whee