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2003 Nissan Murano

2003 Nissan Murano
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The Murano, Nissan's first attempt at a crossover SUV, looks like a winner. Built on the award-winning Altima platform, this V6 wagon accommodates five passengers, and is comfortable and durable. Equipped with a continuously variable automatic transmission, the 2003 Nissan Murano achieves an efficiency that rivals other offerings in its class.

Available Models
There are two 2003 Nissan Murano models: the SL and the SE. Both are 4-door wagons, and both are available in either 2-wheel drive or all-wheel drive. The all-wheel drive models are also equipped with a console button that provides extra traction through a 50/50 power split. The SE model's sport suspension adds to its functionality.

Interior Features
Inside the 2003 Nissan Murano, consumers will find practically any feature they might be looking for as part of the standard package. The air conditioning has dual-zone automatic climate controls, while the steering wheel has radio controls and is leather-wrapped. A tachometer, universal garage-door opener, cruise control, power steering, and a 8-way power driver seat with lumbar adjustment are just some of the additional features available on both the SL and SE models.

For those consumers looking for extras, both the SL and SE have options for leather upholstery, heated front seats, a memory system, and power-adjustable pedals. This SUV is incredibly roomy, and is furnished with cushiony seats.

Exterior Features
Both the Murano SL and SE are equipped with rear privacy glass, while the SL model comes with high-intensity-discharge headlights. Alloy wheels and 18-inch tires are standard features on both models. For those in search of light, a power sunroof is an option on both the SL and the SE.

The performance of the 2003 Nissan Murano's 3.5-litre V6 engine is 245 hp at 5800 rpm, and 246 lbs-ft of torque at 3600 rpm, and it has proved to be among the fastest in its class. The continuous automatic transmission partners this engine to provide the driver with the power and versatility they are seeking. Thanks to its 4-wheel independent suspension system, the Murano also offers a comfortable ride.

Safety and Security
Anti-lock 4-wheel disc brakes are standard on both Murano models. Both the SL and SE are also equipped with dual front airbags, front side airbags, and curtain side air bags. Nissan has included front-seat active head restraints as well. Fog lights and a theft-deterrent system round out the safety and security of this midsize SUV.

2003 Nissan Murano Highlights

All-new exterior with distinctive, contemporary design guided by a “sculpture in motion” theme
Wraparound surface construction with an architectural front grille, upswept D-pillars, sloping hoodline and steeply raked windshield
Lightweight rear cargo door for easier opening and closing
Available vertical stack xenon headlights
245-horsepower 3.5-liter DOHC V6, derived from the award-winning VQ engine series
All-new Xtronic CVT (Continuously Variable Transmission)
Available Vehicle Dynamic Control (VDC) with Traction Control System (TCS)
All-new AWD for enhanced all-weather performance or available in front-wheel drive model
4-wheel independent suspension with advanced multi-link rear suspension, cradle-type front subframe, high-stiffness stabilizer bars
Aggressive stance with standard 18-inch aluminum-alloy wheels and tires
4-wheel vented disc brakes with Brake Assist (BA) and Electronic Brake force Distribution (EBD)
Large, spacious cabin and cargo space, with fold-flat rear seat and wide cargo area
First-class seating for two couples, but can fit five people with ample, flexible luggage space
Special attention to interior comfort, functionality and detail
Standard information monitor (optional navigation system)
Highly functional storage systems, including a two-tier lockable center console storage box with room to hold a laptop computer or purse and door pockets with flip-out function
Dual-stage supplemental front air bags with seat belt sensors
Front seat side-impact supplemental air bags and curtain side-impact supplemental air bags for front and rear head protection

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3.5L DOHC V6
245 @ 5,800
MPG: City/Hwy
2WD: 20 / 25
AWD: 20 / 24

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