2020 Nissan Murano vs 2020 Ford Escape

2020 Nissan Murano and 2020 Ford Escape in comparison photo

The American automotive industry is driven by a few model types that are leaps and bounds above the rest of the pack in terms of popularity. One of the chief lines at the forefront of this movement is the mid-size crossover, and in Nissan and Ford’s case, their entries are undisputed leaders. The 2020 Nissan Murano and 2020 Ford Escape are, unequivocally, two of the best vehicles that your money can buy for the upcoming model year, making them worthy choices for just about anyone. But which best suits your needs?

That’s the question that Glendale Nissan wants to answer today. We’ve put some info together on the 2020 Murano and Escape models, so check out the chart and discussion below to learn which of these two icons is best suited for your Chicago life!

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2020 Nissan Murano vs 2020 Ford Escape
$31,530  Starting MSRP  $24,885 
3.5-liter DOHC V6 / 260 horsepower and 240 pound-feet of torque  Engine / Horsepower and Torque Output  2.5-liter Inline 4 / 185 horsepower and 177 pound-feet of torque 
Five Passengers / up to 67 cubic feet of cargo volume with seat area included  Interior Seating Capacity / Cargo Volume  Five Passengers / 60.8 cubic feet of cargo volume with seat area included 
Up to 20 miles per gallon city / 28 miles per gallon highway  City and Highway Fuel Economy  N/A 

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Though its initial price may come as a concern to some, there’s no denying that the 2020 Murano is a stellar option, especially when you compare its performance to that of the 2020 Escape. There’s also quite a healthy supply of comfort, luxury and innovation inside the Murano, largely unmatched by its Ford counterpart. Heated, leather-trimmed seats are available for all passengers, and with Amazon Alexa/Google Assistant compatibility, you can play what you want (through a Bose® Premium Audio System) and take the Murano wherever you want to go effortlessly. All the while, it’s working hard to keep you safe and secure thanks to the following driver assistance technologies:

  • Rear Automatic Braking
  • Rear Cross Traffic Alert
  • Blind Spot Warning
  • Lane Departure Warning
  • Many more!

We hope we’ve convinced you that the 2020 Nissan Murano is just about the best crossover in today’s market. If so, be sure to give Glendale Nissan a call for more information about it!


Two rows of seating inside 2020 Nissan Murano
White 2020 Nissan Murano driving on snowy road