Comparison - Lexus NX 300h AWD 2020 - vs - Nissan Murano Platinum 2019

General

Is the 2020 Lexus NX300 F Sport the BEST luxury compact SUV to BUY?
Here's What Bothers Me About the 2020 Lexus NX 300h on Everyman Driver
2017 Lexus NX 300h Hybrid Takes on The Gold Mine Hill Off-Road Review
Lexus NX 300h 2017 compact SUV FULL REVIEW
Lexus NX 300h Hybrid AWD 2017 Review
Lexus NX 300h-vs-2017 Infiniti QX30 Mashup Review, test drive
Passport vs Edge vs Murano Drag Race: If You Want The Quickest Crossover, Buy This One!
2019 Nissan Murano - The Softer Side Of Things
2019 Nissan Murano | The Maxima Of Crossovers
2019 Nissan Murano First Drive Video Review
Lexus RX vs Nissan Murano 2017, competitive review - AutoNation
2017 Nissan Murano Platinum AWD In-Depth Walk Around and First Look
2015 Nissan Murano test drive and Review – Redline:
Passport vs Edge vs Murano Drag Race: If You Want The Quickest Crossover, Buy This One!
Other Names:

Also called:

--

Also called:

Nissan Murano Z51

Average Price: 
$
39,070
Updated: 
22 Jun 2019
$
45,230
Updated: 
13 Feb 2019
Car Type: 
SUV
SUV
Drive Type: 
All Wheel Drive
All Wheel Drive
Year: 
2020
2019
Total Seating: 
5
5
Transmission: 
Continuously Variable-speed Automatic
Continuously Variable-speed Automatic
Bluetooth: 
yes
yes
Heated seats: 
no
yes
Navigation: 
yes
yes
Doors: 
5
5
Fuel Tank Capacity: 
14.80gals
19.00gals
Exterior Colors: 
Color: 
Eminent white pearl
#FAFAFA
Nebula Gray pearl
#3F3E40
Atomic Silver
#7B7B75
Caviar
#2E2E2E
Matador Red Mica
#7F1F2A
Cadmium Orange
#A1250E
Blue Vortex Metallic
#0E6599
Color: 
Brilliant Silver Metallic
#dee0df
Magnetic Black Pearl
#020202
Cayenne Red Metallic
#770000
Deep Blue Pearl
#2a5790
Sunset Drift ChromaFlair
#d55b1e
Gun Metallic
#62615d
Mocha Almond Pearl
#442d27
Pearl White TriCoat
#ebece7

Expert Reviews

Expert reviews: 

The 2020 Lexus NX 300h comes with all wheel drive. Available transmissions include: continuously variable-speed automatic. Lexus Safety System+ 2.0 added as standard.Lane departure warning, lane keeping assist and forward collision mitigation added.

Pros
Great fuel economy for a luxury crossover
Back seat has enough room for adults
Very quiet cabin at highway speeds

Cons
Infotainment interface can be distracting to use and lacks Android Auto
Limited cargo capacity

By: 
edmunds.com

The 2019 Lexus NX remains a boldly styled, comfortable compact luxury crossover with solid standard features.

Pros
Comfortable front seats
Thrifty hybrid
Now-familiar styling
F Sport handling and seats
CarPlay, finally

Cons
Polarizing design
Sub-par gas mileage on NX 300
Intrusive road noise
Sluggish infotainment

By: 
thecarconnection.com

The 2020 Lexus NX ranked #8 in Luxury Compact SUVs. Currently the Lexus NX has a score of 7.7 out of 10 which is based on our evaluation of 32 pieces of research and data elements using various sources.

Pros
Well-built, spacious cabin
Smooth, quiet ride
Good fuel economy ratings
Excellent predicted reliability rating

Cons
Tricky infotainment system
Subpar cargo capacity
Not as fun to drive as rivals

By: 
usnews.com

Restyled front fascia with new LED headlights.More standard and optional active and passive safety features.New diamond-quilted leather seats on Platinum trim.The 2019 Nissan Murano comes with front wheel drive, and all wheel drive. Available transmissions include: continuously variable-speed automatic.

Pros
Interior highlighted by high-quality materials and unique design
Spacious rear seating
Front seats are exceptionally comfortable

Cons
Modest cargo capacity limits practicality
Can't tow heavy weekend toys like some competitors
Stylish exterior design creates compromised outward visibility

By: 
edmunds.com

The 2019 Nissan Murano ranked #15 in Midsize SUVs. Currently the Nissan Murano has a score of 8.0 out of 10 which is based on our evaluation of 30 pieces of research and data elements using various sources.

Pros
Top-notch interior
Spacious, comfortable seats
User-friendly technology
Lengthy list of safety features

Cons
Numb steering
Noticeable body roll when cornering

By: 
usnews.com

The 2019 Nissan Murano delivers traditional comfort wrapped up in an eye-catching shape.

Pros
Attention-grabbing looks
Comfortable seats
Good ride quality
Decent value

Cons
Not all that spacious
Lacking some upscale features
Could be thriftier at the pump
Styling not for everyone

By: 
thecarconnection.com

Fuel

Fuel Type: 
Regular Unleaded
Regular Unleaded
Fuel Economy Info: 
Combined MPG - 31
Fuel Economy City USA: 
33.00mpg
20.00mpg
Fuel Economy HWY: 
30.00mpg
28.00mpg
Engine type: 
Hybrid
Petrol/Gas

Engine and Performance

Valves: 
16
24
Cylinders: 
4
Inline
6
V
Engine Size/Displacement: 
2.50L
3.50L
Torque: 
240ft-lbs
at 4 400rpm
Horsepower: 
194hp
at 5 700rpm
260hp
at 6 000rpm
Cam Type: 
Double overhead cam (DOHC)
Double overhead cam (DOHC)
Turning Circle: 
37.40Feet
38.70Feet

Convenience

Cruise Control: 
yes
yes
Door Pockets: 
yes
yes
Cupholders: 
yes
yes
Overhead console: 
no
yes
Seatback Storage: 
yes
yes
Power Steering: 
yes
yes
Parking sensors: 
no
yes
Steering Wheel Tilt: 
yes
yes
Telescopic steering wheel: 
yes
yes
Rear View Camera: 
yes
yes
Front view Camera: 
no
yes
Side view Camera: 
no
yes
On steering wheel: 
Audio and cruise controls on steering wheel
Audio And Cruise Controls On Steering Wheel
More in Convenience: 
Keyless ignition
Destination Download
Roadside Assistance
Leather Steering Wheel
Destination Guidance (Also Turn-By-Turn Navigation)
leather steering wheel
keyless ignition
Heated Steering Wheel
universal remote transmitter (for garage door, security system, etc.)

Exterior Dimensions

Length: 
182.70in
192.80in
Width: 
73.60in
75.40in
Height: 
64.80in
67.80in
Ground Clearance: 
6.70in
6.90in
Wheel Base: 
104.70in
111.20in

Interior Dimensions

Front Head Room: 
38.20
38.10
Rear Head Room: 
38.10
37.80
Front Leg Room: 
42.80in
40.50in
Rear leg room: 
36.10in
38.70in
Front Hip Room: 
55.10in
55.40in
Front Shoulder Room: 
57.30in
59.50in
Rear Hip Room: 
53.90in
55.20in
Rear Shoulder room: 
55.30in
58.90in

Weights and capacites

Cargo Capacity: 
53.70cu.ft
65.00cu.ft
Maximum Towing Capacity un-break: 
1500lbs
1500lbs
Cargo Capacity with Seats in Place: 
16.80cu.ft
31.10cu.ft
Angle of Approach: 
13.80degrees
Angle of Departure: 
24.40degrees
Curb Weight: 
4180.00lbs
4137.00lbs

Instruments

External Temperature Display: 
yes
yes
Clock: 
yes
yes
Trip computer: 
yes
yes
Techometer: 
yes
yes
Compass: 
no
yes
More Instruments: 
Center limited slip differential

Power Features

Power windows: 
yes
yes
Remote Keyless doors: 
yes
yes
More Power Features: 
Heated mirrors
Hands-Free Entry
4 One-Touch Power Windows
hands-free entry
Reverse tilt dual mirrors provides curb view when vehicle in reverse
Heated mirrors
2 One-Touch Power Windows

Seats

Rear Seat Collapsible: 
yes
yes
Front Seats Features: 
8 -Way Power Driver Seat
8 -Way Power Passenger Seat
Bucket Front Seats
Height Adjustable Driver Seat
Height Adjustable Passenger Seat
Leatherette
Driver Seat With Power Adjustable Lumbar Support
bucket front seats
premium leather
driver cooled seat
multi-level heating driver seat
passenger cooled seat
height adjustable driver seat
multi-level heating passenger seat
Driver seat with power adjustable lumbar support
8 -way power driver seat
4 -way power passenger seat
Rear Seats Features: 
Folding Center Armrest
Rear Ventilation Ducts
Reclining Rear Seats
Split-Folding Rear Seatback
rear ventilation ducts
reclining rear seats
Split-folding rear seatback
folding center armrest
multi-level heating

Suspension

Front Suspension: 
Front stabilizer bar
Front Stabilizer Bar
Rear Suspension: 
Rear stabilizer bar
Rear Stabilizer Bar
Suspension Info: 
Four-wheel independent suspension
four-wheel independent suspension

Comfort

Interior air Filtration: 
yes
yes
Climate Control: 
yes
yes
More Comfort Features: 
Dual Illuminating Vanity Mirrors
Turn Signal In Mirrors
Dual Illuminating Vanity Mirrors
Turn Signal In Mirrors
Electrochromatic Inside Rearview Mirror

Entertainment

DVD player: 
no
no
AM/FM Radio: 
yes
yes
Satellite radio: 
yes
yes
Video monitor: 
no
no
More Entertainment: 
3 Months Of Provided Satellite Radio Service
8 Total Speakers
USB Connection
USB With External Media Control
Bose premium brand stereo system
speed sensitive volume control
Bose premium brand speakers
auxiliary audio input and USB with external media control
2 subwoofer(s)
USB connection
11 total speakers
3 Months Of Provided Satellite Radio Service
Satellite Radio W/Real Time Traffic Satellite Radio

Exterior Features

Sunroof: 
no
no
Rear defogger: 
yes
yes
More in Glass and Roof: 
Roof rack
Intermittent rear wiper
Alloy Wheels: 
yes
yes
Wheel size: 
17 X 7.0 In.
20 X 7.5 In.
Wheels more: 
All Season Tires
Temporary Spare Tire
Inside Mounted Spare Tire
temporary spare tire
All season tires
underbody mounted spare tire
painted alloy wheels
Wheel Dimensions: 
Width: 
225.00millimeters
Aspect Ratio: 
65
Diameter: 
R17
Width: 
235.00millimeters
Aspect Ratio: 
65
Diameter: 
R18

Safety Features

ABS: 
yes
yes
Front head airbags: 
yes
yes
Rear head airbags: 
yes
yes
Dual front side-mounted airbags: 
yes
yes
Emergency braking assist: 
yes
yes
Traction control: 
yes
yes
Child seat anchors: 
yes
yes
Front brakes: 
Ventilated front disc brakes
Ventilated front disc brakes
Stability control: 
yes
yes
Rear brakes: 
solid rear disc brakes
Rear ventilated disc brakes
Rear door child safety locks: 
yes
yes
Daytime running lights: 
yes
yes
Engine immobilizer: 
yes
yes
Front fog lights: 
yes
yes
Dusk sensing headlamps: 
yes
yes
Auto delay off headlamps: 
yes
yes
Front headrests: 
yes
yes
Rear headrests: 
yes
yes
Tire pressure monitoring: 
yes
yes
More Safety Features: 
Turn Signal Mirrors
Passenger Airbag Occupant Sensing Deactivation
Remote Anti-Theft Alarm System
Post-Collision Safety System
Pre-Collision Safety System
Lane Departure Warning Accident Avoidance System
Airbag Deployment Notification
Stolen Vehicle Tracking/Assistance
2 Front Headrests
3 Rear Headrests
Emergency Service
4-Wheel ABS
LED Headlamp
Rear Center 3-Point Belt
Turn signal mirrors
Passenger airbag occupant sensing deactivation
Rear height adjustable headrests
remote anti-theft alarm system
pre-collision safety system
emergency braking preparation
Rear center 3-point belt
post-collision safety system
LED headlamp
blind spot and lane departure warnings accident avoidance system

Options

Packages: 
Comfort Package
Premium Package
Luxury Package
Navigation Package
Accessory Package
Cargo Package
Exterior Options: 
Rear Bumper Protector
F SPORT 19-In Split-Six-Spoke Forged Alloy Wheels
Mudguards
Power Back Door
Power Tilt And Slide Moonroof
Door Edge Guards
LED Headlamps
Roof Rack Cross Bars
Body Side Moldings
Paint Protection Film By 3M
Alloy Wheel Locks
18" Wheels W/All-Season Tires
Panoramic View Back Up Monitor
Power Rear Door W/Kick Sensor
Premium Paint
Rear Bumper Protector
Splash Guards
20" Satin Black Alloy Wheels
Interior Options: 
Cargo Net
Illuminated Door Sills
Electrochromic (Auto-Dimming) Inside Rear View Mirror W/Homelink Universal Transmitter
Leather Heated Steering Wheel
Carpet Cargo Mat
Heated/Ventilated Front Seats
60/40 Power Folding Rear Seats
Electrochromic (Auto-Dimming) Inside Rear View Mirror W/Compass
Key Gloves
All-Weather Floor Mats W/Cargo Mat
All-Weather Floor Liners W/Cargo Mat
Exterior Accent Lighting
Interior Accent Lighting
Carpeted Floor Mats and Cargo Mat
Illuminated Kick Plates

Colors

Interior Colors: 
Color: 
Creme, leatherette
#C5A884
Black, leatherette
#252525
Rioja Red, leather
#8C3140
Glazed Caramel Nuluxe, leatherette
#9B6849
Color: 
Mocha, premium leather
#534840
Cashmere, premium leather
#978e7d
Graphite, premium leather
#1e2128