Murano model from 2018-2019 Nissan’s was first introduced in the year, and since then has steadily established itself in the class mid-size SUV.
After 12 years, the Japanese have already presented the third generation model.
Debut of new items in the spring at an auto show in the US New York City, and now it has started production.
Visually crossover 2018-2019 Nissan Murano model year largely copies of pre-conceptual model called the Resonance .
Compared to its predecessor, the new crossover looks more emotional and bright, it has something to and from the Qashqai , and from the Pathfinder , and on the X-Trail .
Large V-like false radiator grille complemented by a silver insert.
Since it is in harmony strelopodobnaya front optics, which in most expensive complete Platinum done entirely on LED elements.
Bumper decorated with massive trapezoidal air intake and chrome lining.
Also, chrome insert surround and cover the window sills.
No less original look polished rims with a diameter of 20 inches, available as an option.
The new 2018-2019 Nissan Murano was raised vyshtampovki sides.
Due to the fact that the windshield has a decent angle, crossover looks very dynamic, and the wedge line of windows and roof kupepodobnaya he added quickly.
Fodder rack painted in black color, and a large panoramic roof spoiler finishes.
The edges of the stern crowned with lanterns shaped like a boomerang, and in the bumper are two large pipe exhaust system.
It is worth noting that the 2018-2019 Nissan Murano crossover chassis inherited from the predecessor, so the wheelbase length has not undergone any changes – 282.5 centimeters.
Although in general and car increased in length, width and – respectively, and 191.5 to 489.7 centimeters.
The height of the machine fell to 169.1 centimeters.
Compared with the previous generation model, the new product is lighter by about 65 kg, and now her weight in front-wheel initial configuration is about 1717 kilos.
The drag coefficient dropped to 0.31 Cx.
Crossover 2018-2019 Nissan Murano received the decoration materials of a higher level.
Front console in the cabin, like a bird’s wings outstretched, complemented by top decorative plate “under the tree.”
Available also aluminum inserts and lacquered black elements.
Steering wheel in 4-spoke wheel crossover, the same as in the larger Pathfinder.
The instrument panel divides into two parts, the color display of the onboard computer.
The ring has a speedometer pointer amount remaining in the fuel tank, and inside the tachometer pointer located powertrain temperature.
The dominant position on the large center console touch got 8-inch monitor of the new multimedia complex 2018-2019 NissanConnect.
This reduced the amount of climate-control buttons, and music system up to 10 pieces (before they were 25).
However, very small buttons, which makes it difficult to use slightly to the touch.
The total number of cupholders inside the crossover is now 10 pieces.
Steering column adjustable for height and tilt.
Seats front row wide and quite comfortable.
They are designed with the direct participation of engineers from the US space agency NASA, so the load on the back and lower back are minimized, and therefore the driver and front passenger does not feel fatigue on long journeys.
Furthermore, the Japanese claim sitting in them, even blood circulation improved.
However, the lateral support here at the secondary level.
Note that the massive pillars slightly impair visibility.
Between the passenger and driver’s seat is a high tunnel that has the arms of masking a large niche.
As for the back of the sofa in the 2018-2019 Nissan Murano in the legs become more spacious by as much as 6 centimeters above the heads of the space is also sufficient.
At the level of the shoulders salon is now wider than before, so that the three adult passengers can comfortably get a back seat without any problems.
In the standard state of the luggage compartment of the new crossover is now accommodates approximately 1120 liters of luggage, and when folded the couch and did – 1980 liters.
The most expensive options equip the trunk door equipped with an electric drive.
Under the hood crossover 2018-2019 Nissan Murano hides the previous powerplant.
This gasoline 6-cylinder V-shaped 3.5-liter engine, whose output is 260 horsepower at 6,000 rev / min and 335 Newton meters of maximum torque at 4400 rev / min.
At the same time the engine behaves well at medium speed.
To make a maneuver on the track rod is enough.
The motor is not too aggressive, works silently and softly.
To accelerate from zero to 100 km / h on the speedometer enough new crossover 7.5 seconds.
Maximum speed of the car reaches 210 kilometers per hour.
Note that the engine became less “greedy”: urban consumes about 11.2 liters of gasoline per 100 kilometers, and outside of the city – about 8.4 liters per “hundred” km.
The Japanese automaker does not rule out that over time, you may receive version of a crossover with a hybrid power plant.
But modification with diesel unit is not discussed.
The power unit in the 2018-2019 Nissan Murano is equipped with CVT CVT, which copes with his work and simulates the automatic 7-band box.
Drive on both axes are available as an option.
Moderate height clearance of 17.5 cm does not allow the car to reach their full off-road capability.
However, the traction on wet or snow-covered asphalt is quite decent.
The new 2018-2019 Nissan Murano is still prone to a comfortable ride.
Suspension of the car is soft and can easily cope with most of the flaws of the roadway.
As a result, reducing the center of gravity and the installation of new anti-roll bars the car became less roll in corners.
By increasing the track became better manageability.
Steering is different ease, but he still lacks feedback.
In addition, under-steering feel at high speed.
The stabilization system intervenes in time and adjusts the trajectory.
The brake pedal is now characterized by a shortened course and become a little more informative.
The passenger compartment soundproofing received a higher level, so that even at high speed penetrates into the least noise.
The basic version of equipment, received index «S», 2018-2019 Nissan Murano Crossover is equipped with bi-xenon front optics, keyless entry, electric windows, power adjustable exterior mirrors, a music system with CD-player, Bluetooth, 2-zone climate control, cruise control , rear view camera, tire pressure sensor, rain sensor and seven airbags.
In the most “advanced” version of the Platinum Japanese offer leather trim, ventilation and heating functions (and Power) for the first row of seats, a heated steering wheel and a rear sofa, panoramic roof, sky cameras, light sensor, powerful music BOSE system, navigation and some other options.
The third 2018-2019 Nissan Murano crossover generation is already available in the Japanese and North American markets.
In the United States, its price starts from 30 000 dollars.