The 2021 Nissan Murano will continue to be positioned as a car that claims premium status, and the more than worthy equipment of the crossover already in the base Mid configuration could be a good reason to be included in the list of prestigious models.
2021 Nissan Murano acquired a new body a long time ago. All the changes that have occurred to this car remain invisible in the photos. In fact, the manufacturer only adjusts the configuration and price of the crossover, while maintaining the same technical characteristics. Perhaps because of this approach, the Japanese model is still considered affordable by many drivers.
Externally, the 2021 Nissan Murano is designed in the style common to Japanese brand crossovers, but has a number of interesting features. First of all, it concerns the optical shape of the head, from which a thin strip extends upward, running along the bottom of the hood.
The rather large grille is framed with V-shaped metal blades. The extended front bumper features a compact air intake and fog lamps in a separate recess. The rear of the body is designed according to the standard scheme for modern crossovers.
The rear door has a wave-like profile. On the sides are large LED lamps of non-standard shape. Above is the rear wing, and below is a bumper painted in a contrasting color.
2021 Nissan Murano Colors
This is the available 2021 Nissan Murano exterior color options, check the colors list below:
- Mocha Almond Pearl Colors
- Cayenne Red Metallic Colors
- Sunset Drift Metallic Colors
- Brilliant Silver Metallic Colors
- Deep Blue Pearl Colors
- Gun Metallic Colors
- Pearl White Tricoat Colors
- Super Black Metallic Colors
The interior of the new 2021 Nissan Murano body also receives a bold and youthful design, and its most striking attributes are the tall and wide central tunnel that houses the variator lever and two cup holders, and a small box for small items, and a V-shaped center. on the front console, where all the main controls for the entertainment complex, “climate”, etc. are on.
Of particular interest is the front seats, a configuration developed by NASA engineers. The faux leather trim not only the seat, but also the transmission tunnel with a large recess, front panel and steering wheel.
The center console with touchscreen monitor and temperature control elements is positioned at a slight angle, which improves the overall ergonomics of the cab. The rear row seats provide a comfortable fit, which is greatly facilitated by the large dimensions of the car. And the trunk compartment holds up to 452 liters of cargo.
2021 Nissan Murano Interior Colors
- Graphite Colors
- Cashmere Colors
- Mocha Colors
The Murano, unlike other models of Japanese brands, is equipped with a variator that uses a steel chain, which significantly increases the service life of the gearbox. This crossover is based on McPherson struts and multi-link rear suspension.
This car is distinguished by the presence of slightly stiff shock absorbers with lateral stability and the presence of springs reinforced with shock absorbers. The total length of the Japanese model reaches 4898 mm, and the distance between the axles is 2,825 mm. 1915 mm wide and 1691 mm high.
Included with the crossover is a naturally aspirated 3.5 liter engine with sequential multi-point fuel injection. Its maximum output is artificially limited to 249 hp, when the torque reaches 325 N * m. For an additional fee, the 2021 Nissan Murano is equipped with a hybrid powertrain.
It is based on a 2.5 liter engine, equipped with a turbocharger. The maximum power of this engine is 234 hp. with a torque of 330 N * m. This machine is equipped with a magnitude 11 electric unit, producing a thrust of 160 N * m.
The 2021 Murano with a natural 3.5 liter engine is claimed to reach the first 100 km / h speed in 7.9 seconds. The appearance of an all-wheel drive transmission leads to the fact that this figure is increased by 0.3 seconds.
The average fuel consumption ranges from 9.9 to 10.2 liters. The introduction of a hybrid engine made this Japanese crossover dynamic, even though it took about 8.3 seconds to accelerate to 100 km / h. However, the average fuel consumption was reduced to 8.3 liters.
2021 Nissan Murano Problems And Reliability
2021 Nisssan Murano is well known for its relatively high price, but relatively inexpensive maintenance. This is partly due to the fact that it is based on the platform used in cheaper cars. As a result, suspension repair costs will be relatively small.
An important role is played by the presence of a chain drive in the variator, which provides the box with operational resources at the level of 250,000 – 300,000 kilometers. And the built-in 3.5 liter engine is very durable.
Hybrid power generation raises certain questions. Replacing the battery and turbocharger is quite expensive. On the other hand, Murano’s maintenance costs are lower compared to many competitors.
What will be the price of 2021 Nissan Murano?
The 2020 Nissan Murano has been priced with an MSRP starting at $ 31,530. Since there won’t be many big changes this time around, it’s likely that the price will stay below $ 32,200 for the base S variant, without an AWD setup.
When will the new Nissan Murano Release Date?
As in previous years, rumors say that the release date for launching the 2021 Murano is towards the end of 2020.