2016 Nissan Murano vs 2016 Toyota RAV4
The 2016 Nissan Murano and the 2016 Toyota Rav4 are two of the newest crossover vehicles to hit the market. Crossover was a term coined for SUVs that have the size of a sports utility vehicle but the drivability of a car. The newest advancements in technology has enabled these vehicles to transcend both groups to create their own lane. In this article, we explore the newest features of the 2016 Nissan Murano and the 2016 RAV4. Montgomeryville Nissan provides quality services to drivers in the Doylestown, Lansdale and Philadelphia areas. Contact us today to test drive the new 2016 Nissan Murano.
Nissan Murano Exterior
The 2016 Nissan Murano takes its design cues from the jets in the sky. Nissan manufacturers were inspired by the next generation in aerospace. Features such a floating roofline, panoramic moon roof, jet-inspired wraparound taillights, and LED headlamps all combine to give the Murano that aerodynamic look.
The Murano engine is a turbo charged 3.5L V6 engine that reaches up to 260 horsepower. The engine also has a variety of drivetrains including all-wheel, four-wheel,and two-wheel drive. Eco-friendly drivers will appreciate the Ecoboost engine with four cylinders and an electric powered motor. Driver assist technology enables drivers to view the motor and engine interaction.
The all-new instrument panel includes the Drive Assist Display, which provides you with turn-by-turn navigation, tire pressure readings, fuel and safety alerts. The 7-inch monitor is high resolution so it’s easy to read in the nighttime. The Around View Monitor System has four birds-eye cameras that provide a 360-degree view of the Murano. The interior double-screen monitor allows drivers to zoom in on different angles of the vehicle for better monitoring.
Use the Power Liftgate to access the 70 cubic feet of cargo space by using the buttons available on your vehicle remote, hatch button or dashboard to control the power liftgate.
Nissan Murano vs. 2016 Toyota RAV4
The 2016 Toyota Rav4 is one of the latest offerings by the Toyota manufacturers. The vehicle fashions itself as a compact crossover with lots of versatility. The exterior has a similar design to the Murano with aerodynamic lights and fluid angles. The 17-inch steel wheels complete the futuristic look.
Trim Levels and Upgrades
The RAV4 has six trim levels that can all be configured to fit the unique needs of the driver. The Platinum trim has the most advanced technology in the bunch with four-door power lift gates, LED projector-beam headlights, and bird’s eye view camera with perimeter scan. Almost all of the trims offer front-wheel drive or Dynamic torque control all-wheel drive. The base engine is a 2.5L 4-cylinder engine with front-wheel drive and a 6-speed transmission.
Similar to the Nissan the Toyota safety Sense Package provides support and assistance to drivers through advanced camera, brake and tire technology. The integrated camera was created to help drivers locate blind spots and other obstructions while backing into a space.
Test Drive the Nissan Murano at Montgomeryville Nissan
At Montgomeryville Nissan, we have the biggest selection of Nissan crossover vehicles for residents in the Doylestown, Lansdale and Philadelphia areas. Come into our dealership to get a personal look at the brand new 2016 Nissan Murano and give it a spin. Our friendly staff will be happy to answer all of your questions regarding features and finance options. Contact us online today for more information. We look forward to seeing you!