2019 Nissan Murano vs 2019 Toyota RAV4

2019 Nissan Murano vs 2019 Toyota RAV4
2019 Nissan Murano 2019 Toyota RAV4
Engine Power
  260hp 203hp
Fuel Capacity
  19.0 gal. 14.5 gal.
Front Shoulder Room
  59.5 in. 57.8 in.

2019 Nissan Murano vs 2019 Toyota RAV4

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If you’re in the market for a new family vehicle, there’s a good chance you’ll be considering a two-row crossover. While the segment is more competitive than ever, the 2019 Nissan Murano has managed to separate itself from the pack. You’ll love the Murano’s excellent passenger comfort and car-like driving dynamics. Let’s see how the 2019 Nissan Murano stacks up against to the 2019 Toyota RAV4.


All versions of the 2019 Nissan Murano come equipped with an award-winning 3.5-liter, DOHC V6 engine. It kicks out an enjoyable 260 horsepower and 240 pound-feet of torque. By comparison, the 2019 Toyota RAV4’s standard four-cylinder engine produces 203 horsepower and 184 pound-feet of torque. Whether you’re accelerating from a stop or merging onto a busy freeway, you’ll greatly appreciate the Murano’s stronger acceleration.

Interior and Features

Families need a lot of space to stretch out. While both of these SUVs can accommodate up to five people, the Nissan Murano’s cabin is more massive. It has a total passenger volume of 108.1 cubic feet, which outclasses the RAV4’s total passenger volume of 98.9 cubic feet. When riding in the Murano’s backseat, occupants will enjoy more legroom. Extra shoulder space also helps ensure a comfortable ride. While the 2019 Toyota RAV4 has a good selection of standard features, you’ll find the Murano to be even more rewarding. Not only does the base Murano come standard with a larger 8.0-inch touchscreen with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto smartphone support, but it also provides luxurious amenities like dual-zone automatic climate control and keyless entry.


These are two of the safest two-row crossovers on the market. They both provide standard forward collision warning with automatic emergency braking, which has become one of today’s most sought-after safety technologies. However, the 2019 Nissan Murano goes a step further by offering rear automatic braking. When backing out of parking spaces, you’ll be able to maneuver with an extra sense of security.

As you can see, the 2019 Nissan Murano outshines the 2019 Toyota RAV4 is several key categories. To experience how the new Murano compares to the competition, stop by Carriage Nissan for a test drive.