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2020 Nissan Murano vs 2020 Toyota RAV4

2020 Nissan Murano vs 2020 Toyota RAV4

When deciding between the 2020 Nissan Murano and the Toyota RAV4, it may be a difficult decision. Read on for more details about these two rides.


2020 Nissan Murano

The 2020 Nissan Murano is rated best in quality for midsize SUV. Its materials and construction are durable and made of high quality. From the smooth, sleek front end to the sculpted side panels and tailfins, this ride exudes style and luxury.

The Murano's 3.5-litre V6 engine brings to the road the power you can count on when driving in traffic. It delivers a strong 260 horsepower and 240 lb.-ft. of torque. When traversing in inclement weather, the available Intelligent All-Wheel Drive will make life easier as you switch from 2-wheel to 4-wheel drive with ease.

The 2020 Murano also features a four-wheel independent suspension, rebound springs, and rigid stabilizer bars, so going over bumps is a breeze!

The benefits of the Murano extend to the interior of the ride too. You'll notice the difference when you slip into the driver's seat. The available Driver's Memory System is an excellent feature that remembers exactly your seat adjustments so you can get to them easily with the push of a button. It also I sync with your Nissan Intelligent Key. Other interior features include:


  • Available climate controlled front seats
  • Available heated steering wheel
  • Dual zone temperature control
  • 67 cubic feet of cargo space
  • Available Motion Activated Liftgate


Safety stands out front and center in the 2020 Nissan Murano. Some safety features you will get include the following:


  • Automatic emergency braking with pedestrian detection
  • Blind spot monitoring
  • High beam assist
  • Rear cross traffic alert
  • Lane departure warning
  • Rear automatic braking
  • Intelligent forward collision warning
  • Vehicle dynamic control
  • Traction control system


In addition, a Rear Door Alert system helps you remember something you may have left in the back seat.


Finally, the Nissan Murano doesn't forget about technology. You'll find everything you need to connect to your apps, music, and navigational aid through the 8" touch-screen infotainment center. It integrates seamlessly with your smart phone using the Access NissanConnect system. Whether you have an iPhone of Android, you will be online and ready to go with the system.


Toyota RAV4

If you want to go with a smaller SUV and are considering a hybrid variety, then the Toyota RAV4 has some options for you. The Rav4 Prime comes as a hybrid option and the other trims have features and options worth exploring.

The engine in the Toyota RAV4 is a 2.5L inline 4-cylinder that will provide 203 hp. It's not quite as powerful as the Murano but since it's smaller, you'll have plenty of pep. It's paired with a Direct Shift eight-speed automatic transmission.

It also offers a Dynamic torque-vectoring AWD and three drive modes for convenient handling. The drive modes include:


  • Sport mode, which gives a sharper acceleration
  • Eco mode, which minimizes fuel usage
  • Normal mode blends fuel economy and performance


The Toyota RAV4 can also connect to your smartphone using Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. The available 8-inch touchscreen is an upgrade from the 7-inch screen on the base trim.


Nissan Murano for sale in Calgary

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