2017 Nissan Murano vs 2017 Mazda CX-5

The midsize SUV segment has been growing by leaps and bounds over the last decade due to the popularity of models such as Nissan’s Murano model. The Murano burst onto the scene 15 years ago to rave fan reviews and has continued to grow in popularity each year since then. That is especially true for the recently released 2017 Nissan Murano that has been updated with several new changes and updates that have car shoppers very excited.

As we stated earlier, the midsize SUV segment continues to grow more and more popular with each passing year. As a result, there are more models than ever competing against each other for market share. One of the models that challenges the Murano for dominance every year is Mazda’s CX-5 model. Therefore, we have decided to match up the new 2017 Nissan Murano vs the 2017 Mazda CX-5 in order to find out which vehicle is best in the new model year.

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2017 Nissan Murano vs 2017 Mazda CX-5
260 @ 6000 RPM Horsepower 155 @ 6000 RPM
240 @ 4400 RPM Torque 150 @ 4000 RPM
108.1 cu-ft Passenger Volume 103.8 cu-ft
3.5L V6 Engine 2.0L I-4

2017 Nissan Murano: Style and Technology

Mid size SUV drivers everything from haul passengers and cargo, to tow trailers and just about anything else you can think of with their vehicles. Therefore, they want their vehicles to be powerful, versatile and spacious and that is exactly what you get with the new 2017 Nissan Murano. The 2017 Nissan Murano is able to produce an impressive 260 horsepower with 240 pound-feet of torque, making it one of the most powerful vehicles in its class. On the other hand, the 2017 Mazda CX-5 is very underpowered in comparison. The 2017 Mazda CX-5 is only able to make 155 horsepower with 150  pound-feet of torque. In addition to that, the new 2017 Nissan Murano has significantly more interior space than the 2017 Mazda CX-5. Therefore, it is the ideal vehicle for hauling passengers and cargo.

Anyone interested in learning more about the new 2017 Nissan Murano should feel free to stop in and see us here at Continental Motors. We would be more than happy to answer any questions that you might have and set you up with a test drive. We look forward to hearing from you very soon.

Exterior of the 2017 Nissan Murano
Passenger Volume on the 2017 Nissan Murano
Transmission on the 2017 Nissan Murano
2017 Nissan Murano Moon Roof

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