2015 Nissan Murano
The 2015 Nissan Murano at Montgomeryville Nissan is redefining the family friendly SUV in Philadelphia, Lansdale, and Doylestown once again. It’s equipped features include powertrain, advanced technologies, and a design that’s unlike any other. But is this crossover right for your family? To find out, read everything you need to know about the 2015 Nissan Murano below.
The Murano’s New Model Year, All-New Crossover
Other than a name and a few components, the 2015 Nissan Murano shares nothing with its predecessor. The new model year brought a brand new crossover. Everything from its design to its performance to its technologies was upgraded.
2015 Nissan Murano Redesign
For 2015, the Nissan Murano adopts a sleeker and more aerodynamic design. Its entire front and back end styles have changed, and its body now includes sculpted lines. The crossover also has a floating roofline to create a seamless and coupe-like look. New exterior features were added as well to boost convenience and style. Some of these amenities are boomerang-shaped LED headlights and a panoramic moonroof.
Additionally, Nissan redesigned the interior of the Murano to match its exterior. For 2015, Nissan didn’t include its previous button-filled center stack. Instead, it restyled around a large center touchscreen. There are also more premium materials as well as brand-new interior options.
Some things that haven’t changed is its comfortable layout. The crossover is still home to Zero Gravity front and rear seats for comfort. Plus, the new Murano still provides a spacious interior. It has 40.5 inches of front seat legroom, 38.7 inches of rear seat legroom, and up to 67 cubic feet in cargo volume.
2015 Nissan Murano Performance
The main components of the powertrain in the new Murano are also similar to last year’s model. It uses a 3.5L V6 engine that gets up to 260 horsepower and 240 lb-ft of torque. The Xtronic Continuously Variable Transmission® is another a standard powertrain component. With this, the engine is able to uphold the ideal rpm for more responsive power. On top of that, the car is equipped with Intuitive All-Wheel Drive, a system that detects adverse road conditions and delivers power to ensure traction and stability.
Though powerful and capable, this crossover is still efficient. With help from the Xtronic CVT®, the 2015 Murano can achieve an EPA-estimated 28 highway mpg.
2015 Nissan Murano Features
The new Nissan Murano includes brand-new technologies. Designed for entertainment and safety, these amenities help you better enjoy the road ahead.
Nissan Murano Infotainment Systems
The crossover comes equipped with the NissanConnect infotainment system. This advanced technology feature has a readable interface that makes the system more user-friendly. With this, you can easily play your favorite online music playlists, call your family, and stay connected with mobile apps. A navigation feature is also available for directions, traffic updates, and alternate routes.
Driver Assist Display in the 2015 Murano
An Advanced Drive Assist® Display is offered in the new Murano for up-to-date travel details. Located on the instrument cluster, this lets you see directions, music information, and details on your vehicle’s condition with in your line of sight. On top of that, the display recommends driving breaks when the system detects erratic steering.
2015 Nissan Murano Safety
Nissan understands your concern for automotive safety. That’s why the brand included the following features for your peace of mind.
- Predictive Forward Collision Warning with Forward Emergency Braking
- Around View® Monitor with 360-degree Moving Object Detection
- Intelligent Cruise Control
- Blind Spot Warning
These driver assist technologies don’t just keep you safe; they also help prevent accidents. Performance safety such as Vehicle Stability Control and Traction Control are featured as well. With these, you’ll experience directional control even on adverse road conditions.
2015 Nissan Murano Accolades
The upgrades in the 2015 Nissan Murano are impressive, to say the least. In fact, they’ve even caught the eye of the automotive industry’s most notable organizations. U.S. News and World Report listed the vehicle as one of the Best Two-Row SUVs for Families and one of the Best Two-Row SUVs for Your Money. Edmunds.com also ranked the vehicle in its Best Family Crossovers category.
Above all, the Murano was praised by government safety organizations. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration gave it a 4-Star Overall Crash Safety Rating. Plus, the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety chose the vehicle as a Top Safety Pick+ in 2015.
Nissan Murano and the Competition
The 2015 Nissan Murano is one-of-a-kind crossover. That’s clear when you compare it with other models. So does it stand up against the competition?
- When comparing the Nissan Murano and the Ford Edge, the Murano is more powerful. Its standard engine produces up to 260 horsepower, whereas the Edge provides 245 horsepower.
- As for Nissan Murano vs. Hyundai Santa Fe safety, IIHS named the Murano a Top Safety Pick+. The Santa Fe was not recognized by the organization.
- Finally, fuel economy is expected in both the Nissan Murano and Honda Pilot. However, the Pilot only gets up to an EPA-estimated 25 highway mpg, while the Murano provides up to an EPA-estimated 28 highway mpg.
Schedule to Test Drive the 2015 Nissan Murano
From Philadelphia to Lansdale to Doylestown, the 2015 Nissan Murano is giving families a new way to look at the modern crossover. It provides a mix of power and efficiency, advanced features, and a style you won’t get with any other car.
So when you’re ready to buy a new car, choose the new 2015 Nissan Murano. This model is now available at Montgomeryville Nissan, so contact our showroom or go online to schedule your test drive today!