2018 Nissan Murano Downers Grove IL

Side profile 2018 Nissan Murano in red color

What does a family vehicle look like? If the picture in your mind isn’t as stylish as the 2018 Nissan Murano, you’re not doing it right. Available at your Downers Grove IL area dealership, Glendale Nissan of Glendale Heights, the Nissan Murano is out to set the record straight. No, you don’t have to give up automotive enthusiasm the minute you start a family.

There was a time when the minivan was the standard for a growing crew, but we’re happy to say this crossover is a more practical option for those living a hectic lifestyle. What parent isn’t? From diaper bags to sporting gear, it’s no longer possible to travel light, but that doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy every minute behind the wheel. Here’s what you’ll love about the Murano.

Features and performance in the 2018 Nissan Murano

Sure, one of the reasons you buy a model like the 2018 Nissan Murano is for its 108.1 cubic feet of passenger volume and 32.1 cubic feet of cargo volume. There’s no underestimating the value of preventing the rear seat complaints that happen when you’re trying to focus on the road. There’s also something about having a vehicle that won’t disappoint when you need to quickly, but safely, accelerate.

The 2018 Nissan Murano offers a 3.5-liter V6 engine that has a 260 horsepower and 240 pound-feet of torque output. The base model is front-wheel drive, but those who are most concerned with winter capability or agility around tight corners will appreciate the Intuitive All-Wheel Drive option. Either way, you can also expect the Xtronic CVT to come standard.

What about standard features? The Murano has a 7-inch color Advanced Drive-Assist Display, 8-inch multi-touch infotainment screen, Nissan Navigation, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility, voice control and dual-zone automatic climate control. Yes, these features are just the beginning. There are a total of five trims for the Murano: S, SV, SL, Midnight Edition and Platinum. Find out which option is right for you when you stop by Glendale Nissan for a test drive.