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Part of the appeal of SUVs rests in their varied options. You can choose between two-row and third-row passenger seating, making SUVs a great choice for growing families, professionals seeking a vehicle with a higher seating profile and more. If you don’t require much in the way of passenger seating, then you are apt to …

The Nissan Murano earned more awards in the last two years than any other SUV in its class, according to the manufacturer. Parents magazine listed the Murano as one of the best family crossovers of 2016; J.D. Power tabbed the SUV as its “Most Dependable Midsize SUV” for the second consecutive year. Now, Nissan can …

Rating 62/100 Background We’ve been impressed with the Nissan Murano ever since its debut way back in 2003. One of the first crossover SUVs, it stood out for its combination of stylish looks, roomy five-passenger seating, and power and handling characteristics that were more sport sedan than sport-utility. Since then, dozens of crossovers have followed …

Rating 67/100 Background When it first debuted about a decade ago, the Nissan Murano caught midsize crossover SUV shoppers’ attention with its avant-garde styling and then won them over with its gutsy V6 engine, athletic handling and cozy cabin. These days, the model’s visual impact isn’t quite as strong, but those other core attributes are …

Rating 70/100 Background When the original Nissan Murano debuted, its heavily rounded form was different enough that many folks found the design a little off-putting. A decade later, the market has evolved, and the 2013 Nissan Murano no longer looks so avant-garde. But there’s more to the Murano than just styling, and it remains a …

Rating 75/100 Background In a segment where many of the choices are little more than uninspired boxes on wheels, the Nissan Murano has long stood out from the crowd. And while familiarity has made its rounded design seem somewhat less radical than when it was introduced nearly a decade ago, the Murano’s look is still …

Rating 67/100 Background Fortune favors the bold. History is littered with characters who took the safe way out by sticking to the straight and narrow, but we really only celebrate the ones who took a chance — win or lose. The 2011 Nissan Murano is a bit like an anti-establishment maverick, with concept-car styling and …

Rating 62/100 Background The Nissan Murano has always represented something different. Its rounded shape and edgy design was launched in a world of boxy SUVs, making the Murano look like a concept car rather than something used to schlep the kids to soccer practice. The result was an immediate sales success that managed to grow …

Rating 67/100 Background It’s a balancing act that would test a Cirque du Soleil performer: the task of redesigning a popular car without diluting its appeal by making it too different. Such was the challenge Nissan faced when it decided to revamp its popular Murano midsize crossover SUV as an early 2009 model year release.The …

Rating 80/100 Background Sport-utility vehicles have evolved with as much efficiency as living, breathing organisms. The first sport-utility vehicles were most at home in the wild, cresting grassy knolls and scrambling down boulder-strewn trails. Eventually, though, many of these vehicles migrated to the city, purchased by buyers enamored with their size and brawn, and a …

The holiday season has many of us thinking about our families and if you’re in the need of a new sports utility vehicle fit for the kids, you might want to take a look at the 2017 Nissan Pathfinder. The company began selling the vehicle in 1987. Since then, it has undergone plenty of changes …

Now is a great time to buy an SUV. Manufacturers, in a rush to meet the burgeoning demand, increased production on their models, resulting in many dealerships having more inventory than they can sell. This creates a buyer’s market in that to sell off their overstock, manufacturers have to offer more enticing incentives. Bloomberg Technology …