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The 2016 Nissan Murano has just received its second major award from the editors of U.S. News & World Report – “Best 2-Row SUV for Families.” In February, Murano was named one of the magazine’s “Best Cars for the Money.”

The latest honor is part of U.S. News & World Report’s annual Best Cars for Families awards program, which combines professional automotive reviews, safety and reliability ratings, seating and cargo volume and the availability of family-friendly features information to determine winners within each of 21 automotive categories.

In selecting Murano as the top choice in the 2-row SUV category, the editors wrote: “Though the 2016 Nissan Murano’s price qualifies it as an affordable midsize SUV, reviewers say its cabin offers a near-luxury level of refinement. With the best combination of positive reviews and long-term ownership costs in its class, the Nissan Murano is our 2016 Best 2-Row SUV for the Money. The Murano, however, isn’t [...]

The 2016 Nissan Pathfinder has been named one of the “16 Best Family Cars of 2016” by Kelley Blue Book’s KBB.com. It is the third straight year that Pathfinder has been included on the website’s annual evaluation and selection of vehicles that “best meet the needs of today’s modern families.”

Editors specifically commended Pathfinder for its available Around View® Monitor, no child seat hassle with EZ Flex Seating System™ with LATCH AND GLIDE™ system, as well as for “being pitch-perfect on the road.” The final selection of vehicles chosen for the honor – after an extensive two-week evaluation period – includes sedans, crossovers and SUVs.

“When we launched the totally redesigned Pathfinder in 2013 as a 3-row/7-passenger model, we knew it was an ideal vehicle for what we call everyday family adventures,” said Dan Mohnke, vice president, Nissan Chief Marketing Manager & Marketing Operations. “Now, as it enters its fourth year of production, Pathfinder continues [...]

Two Nissan flagship vehicles, the all-new TITAN XD full-size pickup and the Maxima sports sedan, were announced today as category winners of the MotorWeek’s 2016 Drivers’ Choice Awards at the Chicago Auto Show. TITAN XD, Maxima and the other Drivers’ Choice winners will be featured in a special episode of MotorWeek, which will air on public television stations nationwide beginning February 12, 2016, and on cable’s Velocity beginning February 23, 2016.

In selecting the TITAN XD for its latest in a string of recent media honors, MotorWeek senior executive producer and longtime host John Davis reported: “The Nissan Titan XD is indeed a ‘heavier’ duty version of the second generation Titan full-size ‘light duty’ pickup truck. It’s all-new all around, with vastly increased capabilities. Despite the domestic dominance of the full-size truck market, this TITAN shows Nissan is not quitting, and in fact has found a way to brilliantly cover a niche that their bigger [...]

The 2015 Nissan Sentra is the top Compact Car in the 2015 J.D. Power Initial Quality Study℠ (IQS), the industry benchmark for new-vehicle quality. Sentra – also awarded an IIHS “Top Safety Pick” earlier this year – received the award yesterday at the Automotive Press Association (APA) Luncheon in Detroit. Additionally, the 2015 Nissan Quest earned the top spot in the Minivan segment.

Now in its 29th year, the Initial Quality Study is based on responses from more than 84,000 purchasers and lessees of new 2015 model-year vehicles surveyed after 90 days of ownership. Initial quality is determined by the number of problems experienced per 100 vehicles (PP100), with a lower score reflecting higher quality. The study was fielded between February and May 2015.

“In the very competitive segment of compact sedans, Sentra continues to separate itself with a strong combination of quality, safety, value, style and more,” said Fred Diaz, senior vice president, Nissan [...]

The 2015 Nissan Rogue was recognized by Kelley Blue Book as one of the “10 Best All-Wheel-Drive Vehicles Under $25,000.” The competition was fierce among affordable AWD vehicles, but the versatile Rogue swept the competition with its outstanding amenities. It features an available third row seat, Around View Monitor, and the high-tech NissanConnect system. These exceptional amenities gave the 2015 Nissan Rogue AWD models the extra edge in the competition.

Tough Performance

The 2015 Nissan Rogue AWD vehicles were engineered to handle any terrain with comfort and ease. All-wheel drive provides optimal traction and torque to each wheel, so you are well prepared for any environment. Because of hazardous weather conditions, proper AWD has never been more important. Nissan supplemented the 2015 Rogue’s AWD capabilities with other control systems like Active Trace Control, Active Engine Braking, and Active Ride Control. Along with the anti-lock braking system, the 2015 Nissan Rogue is unstoppable.

Exterior

The Rogue’s [...]

The competitive 2015 Nissan Murano price has caught the eye of financial experts at Kiplinger’s Personal Finance. In fact, the Murano was Kiplinger’schoice for Best New/Redesigned Midsize Crossover in their Best Value Awards. So what made the esteemed business magazine’s editors so impressed with the Murano? Well, for starters Murano swept the competition in a series of rigorous comparisons.

Factors like price, performance, value, safety, roominess and driving impressions were all taken into consideration, and hundreds of vehicles were put to the test. The 2015 Murano was found to be the best value midsize crossover due in part to it’s all new concept car-like styling, premium interior, and comprehensive technology amenities. Zero Gravity front and outboard rear seating, a refined instrument panel, and an array of optional premium features only added to Murano’s wow factor.

2015 Murano Price and Trims

No matter what you’re looking for in a crossover, the Murano has covered its bases [...]

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