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Nissan Murano
2020 Nissan Murano
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$31,530
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7.0
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Subaru Outback
2020 Subaru Outback
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$26,645
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9.1
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Volkswagen Atlas
2020 Volkswagen Atlas
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$31,545
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8.3
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Overview

Engine
3.5-liter V6 Gas
Engine
2.5-liter Flat 4 Gas
Engine
2.0-liter Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Transmission
Continuously Variable Automatic (CVT)
Transmission
Continuously Variable Automatic (CVT)
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
All-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 20 MPG
Hwy: 28 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 26 MPG
Hwy: 33 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 22 MPG
Hwy: 26 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
19 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
18.5 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
18.6 gallons
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
7 seater

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
3.5-liter V6 Gas
2.5-liter Flat 4 Gas
2.0-liter Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Horsepower
260 hp @ 6000 rpm
182 hp @ 5800 rpm
235 hp @ 4500 rpm
Torque
240 lb-ft @ 4400 rpm
176 lb-ft @ 4400 rpm
258 lb-ft @ 1600 rpm
Transmission
Continuously Variable Automatic (CVT)
Continuously Variable Automatic (CVT)
8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
All-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive

Steering

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter
38.7 ft
36.1 ft
38.1 ft

Wheels

Front Wheel Size
18" x 7.5"
17" x 7"
18" x 8"
Rear Wheel Size
18" x 7.5"
17" x 7"
18" x 8"

Suspension

Front Suspension
Strut
Strut
N/A
Rear Suspension
Multi-Link
Double Wishbone
N/A

Tires

Front Tire
P235/65TR18
P225/65HR17
P245/60HR18
Rear Tire
P235/65TR18
P225/65HR17
P245/60HR18
Spare Tire
Compact
Compact
Compact

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
23 MPG
29 MPG
24 MPG
City
20 MPG
26 MPG
22 MPG
Highway
28 MPG
33 MPG
26 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
7.8 Tons/yr
6.1 Tons/yr
7.3 (2019) Tons/yr

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
19 gallons
18.5 gallons
18.6 gallons
Cruising Range City
380 miles
481 miles
409.2 miles
Cruising Range Highway
532 miles
610.5 miles
483.6 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
192.4 in
191.3 in
198.3 in
Height
66.6 in
66.4 in
70 in
Max Width
75.4 in
73 in
78.3 in
Front Width
64.6 in
61.8 in
67.2 in
Rear Width
64.6 in
62.8 in
67.8 in
Wheelbase
111.2 in
108.1 in
117.3 in
Ground Clearance
6.9 in
8.7 in
N/A

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
5 seater
5 seater
7 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
40.5 in
42.8 in
41.5 in
Front Seat Headroom
39.9 in
40.1 in
41.3 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
59.5 in
58.1 in
61.5 in
Front Seat Hip Room
55.4 in
55.5 in
58.2 in
Rear Seat Leg Room
38.7 in
39.5 in
37.6 in
Rear Seat Headroom
39.8 in
39.1 in
40.4 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
58.8 in
57.4 in
60.8 in
Rear Seat Hip Room
55.2 in
54.8 in
58 in
Third Row Leg Room
N/A
N/A
33.7 in
Third Row Headroom
N/A
N/A
38.3 in
Third Row Shoulder Room
N/A
N/A
54.9 in
Third Row Hip Room
N/A
N/A
45.1 in

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
3,823 lbs
3,634 lbs
N/A
Maximum Towing Capacity
1,500 lbs
2,700 lbs
N/A

Cargo Space

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
67 ft³
75.7 ft³
96.8 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 2
32.1 ft³
32.5 ft³
55.5 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 3
32.1 ft³
32.5 ft³
20.6 ft³

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

  • Brilliant Silver Metallic
  • Deep Blue Pearl
  • Gun Metallic
  • Pearl White Tricoat
  • Super Black Metallic
  • Abyss Blue Pearl
  • Crystal Black Silica
  • Crystal White Pearl
  • Ice Silver Metallic
  • Magnetite Gray Metallic
  • Deep Black Pearl
  • Platinum Gray Metallic
  • Pure White
  • Reflex Silver Metallic, Build Out: 12/18/2019
  • Tourmaline Blue Metallic

Standard Interior Materials

  • Graphite, Cloth Seat Trim
  • Slate Black, Cloth Upholstery
  • Titan Black, Cloth Seating Surfaces

Features and Options

Infotainment

HD Radio
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Bluetooth Connection
Standard
Standard
Standard
Satellite Radio
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Smart Device Integration
Standard
Standard
Standard
WiFi Hotspot
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input
Standard
Standard
Standard
MP3 Player
Standard
Standard
Standard

Interior Trim

Bucket Seats
Standard
Standard
Standard
Cloth Seats
Standard
Standard
Standard

Comfort

Steering Wheel Audio Controls
Standard
Standard
Standard
Power Mirror(s)
Standard
Standard
Standard
A/C
Standard
Standard
Standard
Adaptive Cruise Control
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Climate Control
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Cruise Control
Standard
Standard
Standard
Keyless Entry
Standard
Standard
Standard
Multi-Zone A/C
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Remote Engine Start
Optional
Not Available
Not Available
Rear A/C
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Keyless Start
Standard
Not Available
Not Available

Safety

Safety Features

Back-Up Camera
Standard
Standard
Standard
Cross-Traffic Alert
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Rear Parking Aid
Optional
Not Available
Not Available
Blind Spot Monitor
Optional
Not Available
Standard
Lane Departure Warning
Optional
Standard
Not Available
Lane Keeping Assist
Optional
Standard
Not Available
ABS
Standard
Standard
Standard
Tire Pressure Monitor
Standard
Standard
Standard
Brake Assist
Standard
Standard
Standard
Stability Control
Standard
Standard
Standard
Traction Control
Standard
Standard
Standard

US NHTSA crash test result

Overall Rating
N/A
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
N/A
Side Crash Rating
N/A
Rollover Rating
N/A

Airbags

Driver Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Front Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Front Side Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Knee Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Passenger Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Rear Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Rear Side Air Bag
Standard
Not Available
Not Available

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Basic
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Corrosion
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
7 Years / 100,000 Miles
Drivetrain
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Roadside Assistance
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
Maintenance
N/A
N/A
2 Years / 20,000 Miles
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