Best Bet
(4.6) 33 reviews
MSRP: $8,412$17,212
Body Style: Sport Utility
Combined MPG: 20
Engine: 265-hp, 3.5-liter V-6 (premium)
Drivetrain: All-wheel Drive
Seats: 5
2010 Nissan Murano

Our Take on the 2010 Nissan Murano

Our Take

The Murano was redesigned and reengineered for 2009, and it competes in price and size with the Ford Edge, Honda Pilot and Toyota Highlander. It seats five. There are three trim levels of the Murano: S, SL and LE. All three now come with front- or all-wheel drive.The top, LE trim level is now ava... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Pending full evaluation

Notable Features

  • Five-seat crossover
  • Available power liftgate
  • Push-button start

6 Trims Available

A trim is a style of a vehicle model. Each higher trim has different or upgraded features from the previous trim along with a price increase. Learn more about trims

Trims Explained

When talking about cars, “trims” is a way of differentiating between different versions of the same model. Typically, most start with a no-frills, or “base” trim, and as features are added, or a different engine, drivetrain (gas vs. hybrid, for example) or transmission are included, trim names change and prices go up.


It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, or that you’re not overpaying for features you don’t want.