2019 Nissan Murano vs 2019 Dodge Journey

White 2019 Nissan Murano and 2019 Dodge Journey side by side

While sometimes it can be fun, car shopping can also be a stressful process at times. With so many options to choose from and features to consider, finding the right vehicle for you can take longer than originally anticipated. In order to make car shopping easier, we wanted to take a look at two popular SUV models and discuss the various differences between the 2019 Nissan Murano vs the 2019 Dodge Journey.

While the new Nissan Murano is a smaller model than the Dodge Journey, the Murano still shines when it comes to performance. In fact, the Murano outshines the Journey in both efficiency and power. In fact, the standard 2019 Nissan Murano model offers a fuel economy rating of 20 city/28 highway/23 combined mpg*. The Murano’s 3.5-liter DOHC 24-valve V6 engine also offers a fantastic 260 horsepower and 240 lb-ft of torque standard.

2019 Nissan Murano


2019 Dodge Journey

23* Combined MPG 22
260 Standard Horsepower 173
240 lb-ft Standard Torque 166 lb-ft
5 Seats 7

Features in the Nissan Murano

To the less informed driver, many SUVs seem to look, perform and drive the same. However, the new Murano features plenty of upgrades and features to help it stand out among the competition. In fact, the Nissan Safety Shield 360 is standard on Murano Platinum models and is also available with the SL Technology Package. The Murano also sees safety improvements with new standard second row supplemental side air bags and supplemental knee air bags for front passengers. The new Rear Door Alert system is also standard on all Murano trims.

If you would like to learn more about the differences between the 2019 Nissan Murano vs the 2019 Dodge Journey, be sure to contact us at Glendale Nissan. Interested drivers can also get behind the wheel of SUVs like the new Nissan Murano by visiting our dealership in Glendale Heights, IL, today.


*2019 EPA Fuel Economy Estimates: 20 city / 28 highway / 23 combined. Actual mileage may vary with driving conditions – use for comparison only.