I have been a loyal Nissan owner for 16 years. I have owned 3 Maxima's including my current 2000 Maxima SE. Without a doubt the Nissan Murano is the best bang for your buck if your looking for performance, comfort and a distinct driving machine. We chose the base S model which comes with a load of standard equipment. We had the Factory leather seating surface installed at the dealership for $700 dollars more. We ended up saving $1800 doing it that way since the leather packge is not available on the S model. I highly reccomend this Crossover SUV to anyone looking at a Lexus RX330. You will save thousands and get even better performance. The 345 Horse Power CVT V6 is a dream. A great Car!!
Interior is lush and comfortable. The gauges are a pleasure to read. Sterring wheel controls for the audio system is key. The ride is fantastic. We love the styling. The car looks feels and drives like a 38k+ suv without the price tag. Superb handling for an SUV. Hugs the road. Can't say enough!
Make the 10 way power seat on the driver side standard instead of an option on the S model. Also the standard Audio system for the S is 4 speakers yet the standard non Bose on the SL is 6 speakers. Why? Other than that an amazing car/suv.