2019 Honda Passport vs. 2019 Nissan Murano
The crossover SUV class is filled from top-to-bottom with an excellent array of vehicles offering a diverse set of capabilities. Honda has added a new member to its crossover SUV lineup available at dealerships across the country, like Meridian Honda. A comparison of the 2019 Honda Passport vs. 2019 Nissan Murano will demonstrate the several clear advantages the former has over the latter. The 2019 Passport is available in four trim grades, Sport, EX-L, Touring and Elite. In short, the all-new 2019 Passport makes more power, has more available cargo volume and can tow more than its Nissan Murano rival. Additionally, Honda engineers have equipped the 2019 Passport to be able to offer confident and capable handling on many kinds of road surfaces. Customers can schedule a test drive today by calling, 601-693-4651.
People interested in the 2019 Honda Passport or 2019 Nissan Murano will both have seating space for up to five passengers but that is where the similarities between the two vehicles begin and end. The 2019 Passport offers more legroom for those sitting in the back than the 2019 Nissan Murano. When the rear seats are being used by passengers, the all-new Passport can still accommodate 41.2 cubic-feet of cargo volume, compared to 32.1 cubic-feet in Murano. Where the 2019 Honda Passport really outshines the Murano is when the rear seats are properly stowed. Future owners of the 2019 Passport can have up to 77.9 cubic-feet of cargo volume when the seats are folded down. The 2019 Murano can offer up to 67 cubic-feet of cargo space when properly configured.
|2019 Honda Passport||Vs.||2019 Nissan Murano|
|3.5-L, V-6||Engine||3.5-L, V-6|
|77.9 cu.-ft.||Cargo Volume||67 cu.-ft.|
|3,500 lbs.||Towing||1,500 lbs.|
There is another small similarity between the 2019 Honda Passport and 2019 Nissan Murano, powertrain equipment. All four trim grades of the 2019 Passport are equipped with a 3.5-liter, V-6 engine attached to a nine-speed automatic transmission. It can be outfitted with either front- or all-wheel-drive. Owners will be able to utilize up to 280 horsepower and 262 pound-feet of torque. Versions of the new Passport with front-wheel-drive can tow 3,500 pounds and up to 5,000 pounds with all-wheel-drive.
On the other side of the equation is the 2019 Nissan Murano with a 3.5-liter, V-6 of its own and it’s mated to a continuously variable transmission. The Nissan crossover SUV will make 260 horsepower and 240 pound-feet of torque. It has a maximum towing capacity of 1,500 pounds.