The company is all set to give the 2018 Nissan Murano makeover in the coming year. The Murano by Nissan was launched almost 15 years back. However, the design of the new model is going to make a very bold statement as the overall styling is going to be very aggressive.
2018 Nissan Murano – Design and Specification
The headlamps on the new 2018 Nissan Murano will be sharp and angular. The overall design will be a perfect blend of curves and angular lines also. This upcoming model will be available in four trims. The higher trim level will get alloy wheels of 20-inch width while the base trims will come with 18-inch alloy wheels.
The panoramic power roof will be available in higher trim only. The 2018 Nissan Murano will be available in a variety of colors and the Midnight edition will have all the accents done in the color black.
The interior in the Nissan Murano will have more space as compared to the previous model. Therefore, the ample legroom for all the passengers and overall ride quality will be better. There will be ample space for the cargo as well. All models of Nissan Murano have some safety features which are standard features provided by the company.
The standard safety features are emerging automatic braking, Intelligent cruise control, lane departure warning system, blind spot warning, parking assistance etc. There will also be a rearview camera and features like keyless entry, Bluetooth etc. The central infotainment system will have the screen width of eight inches and various other touch controls. The highest trim will have ventilated front seats and heated rear seats also.
Powertrain Performance of the 2018 Nissan Murano
There is a possibility that the 2018 Nissan Murano may have the same engine as the one that is available in its previous models. If is true the new Nissan Murano will have a 3.5-liter V6 engine that will produce around 260 HP. This engine will have a CVT transmission system. Also, the fuel economy is 21 mpg in the city and 28 mpg on the highways.
Price and Availability
The price of the 2018 Nissan Murano will vary for different trims as all trims will have their own set of features. The price between the basic and the highest trim will vary between $ 30,000- $43,000. There has been no official announcement regarding the release however one can expect the Japanese makers to launch the new Murano in the last phase of the current year. The new model will compete with Acura RDX, Chevrolet Trailblazer and Buick Enclave Avenir.