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2009 Nissan Murano

At a Glance

Pricing $26,330 - $35,910
Drive Types FWD, AWD
Engines 3.5l V6
Transmissions CVT
Fuel Economy 18 (city), 23 (highway)

Overview Information

As a stylish crossover SUV, the Murano has no peer. A powerful 265-bhp 3.5L V-6, combined with an XTronic(R) CVT (continuously variable transmission) guarantee sprightly acceleration. Since the Murano lacks a transfer case, it is not suited for serious off-road travel. The 5-passenger Murano is available in FWD and AWD variants.

What Changed:

At first glance, the all-new Murano appears little different from the current model. Riding on a new platform the Murano is virtually identical to its predecessor in size. Major changes include a more powerful V6, sleeker front-end styling and a much more luxurious interior.

Official Word:

The original Nissan Murano, launched in 2003 as a 2004 model, set new standards for style and sportiness in the expanding mid-size crossover sport-utility vehicle marketplace, becoming, in essence, a "class of one." The all-new, second generation 2009 Murano elevates that unique position through a "super evolution" of the original design - with a new exterior, interior and enhanced technology. Murano's new premium driving feel results from a combination of a new advanced platform, continued refinement...Read.

Model/Trim/Package Engine MPG VjI Base Price
Murano S 3.5l V6 (265-bhp) CVT FWD 18/23/20 $26,330
Murano S 3.5l V6 (265-bhp) CVT AWD 18/23/20 $27,930
Murano SL 3.5l V6 (265-bhp) CVT FWD 18/23/20 $27,880
Murano SL 3.5l V6 (265-bhp) CVT AWD 18/23/20 $29,480
Murano LE 3.5l V6 (265-bhp) CVT AWD 18/23/20 $35,910