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Nissan Murano vs. Subaru Forester Price Comparison

Nissan Murano vs Subaru Forester Price Comparison: Nissan Murano vs Subaru Forester Price Comparison:

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For this 2015 Nissan Murano vs. 2015 Subaru Forester price comparison, we equipped the cars with selected features. The Murano vs. Forester Price Comparison table displays the specific options added and the total prices. If you want to know how much the Murano and Forester will cost with the features you specified, this is the table to check. In this case, the Subaru Forester 2.0XT Touring's price is $5,588 lower than the Nissan Murano Platinum's price

Each car includes features that aren't on the other.. The Murano vs. Forester Features Comparison table tallies up these features and assigns monetary values to them using the site's default values. Compared to the Subaru Forester 2.0XT Touring, the Nissan Murano Platinum includes additional features worth $1855. The TrueDelta Value Comparison figures include adjustments for most differences in feature content. However, they do not include advertising fees, factory-to-dealer incentives, or differences in engines, tires, seat configurations, and audio systems. Exceptions: They do include values for third-row seats and media players. (Additional notes)

Is a feature worth more or less than to you that the site's default value? Members can substitute their own values. The Nissan Murano vs. Subaru Forester Value Comparison adjusts each car's price based on its additional features. Despite a $1855 adjustment for the Nissan Murano Platinum's additional features, the Subaru Forester 2.0XT Touring is $5,588 less than the Subaru Forester 2.0XT Touring.

Invoice Comparison: Nissan Murano vs. Subaru Forester

Price Comparison (MSRP): Nissan Murano vs. Subaru Forester

The sticker prices, before adjusting for remaining feature differences. Usually these are the numbers you will see on the window stickers.

Models in short supply often sell at or even above these prices.

Lowest Total Price

Subaru Forester 2.0XT Touring   
Difference: 7,443

Lowest Total Invoice

Subaru Forester 2.0XT Touring   
Difference: 7,346
Model Year20152015
TrimPlatinum2.0XT Touring
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Base Price 39,000 33,095
Base Invoice 36,607 30,927
Rear bumper protector 190 95
Technology Package 2,260  
Floor mats 210  
Roof rack crossbars 280 199
AWD 1,600  
Navigation and Eyesight Package   1,895
Door sill trim plates   38
Universal garage door opener   76
Auto-dimming rearview mirror   199
Cargo net   90
Remote start   445
Rear bumper protector   61
Technology Package   0
Floor mats   0
Roof rack crossbars   117
AWD   0
Navigation and Eyesight Package   1,638
Door sill trim plates   24
Universal garage door opener   49
Auto-dimming rearview mirror   129
Cargo net   58
Remote start   333
Options (show) (change) 4,540 3,037
Options (show) (change) 4,040 2,409
Destination 885 850
Total Price 44,425 36,982
Total Invoice 41,532 34,186

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Nissan Murano vs. Subaru Forester

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Subaru Forester 2.0XT Touring
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: 5,588
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: 5,612
Model Year20152015
TrimPlatinum2.0XT Touring
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Engine260hp V6250hp H4
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)21/28 MPG23/28 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers?, 11440, 8
Tire (rear if not all the same)235/55-20225/55-18
Total Price44,42536,982
Adjustments for Features-1,8550
Feature-Adjusted Total Price42,57036,982
Total Invoice41,53234,186
Adjustments for Features-1,7340
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice39,79834,186

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Features Comparison: Nissan Murano vs. Subaru Forester

Model Year20152015
TrimPlatinum2.0XT Touring
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Transmission and Drivetrain 
8-speed manually-shiftable CVT $1100
Heated steering wheel$100 
Lead vehicle start alert $25
Remote window/roof operation$15 
Tilt/telescoping steering wheel, manual $250
Tilt/telescoping steering wheel, power$350 
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
Around view cameras$500 
Automatic braking, low-speed $250
Blind spot warning system$200 
Forward collision warning $200
Front seat active head restraints$50 
Hill descent control $250
Lane departure warning system $200
Lane sway warning system $25
Moving object detection, rear$25 
Pedestrian detection $100
Predictive forward collision warning$250 
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system $100
Rear cross-traffic detection$100 
Rearview camera $200
Cargo Management 
Cargo tray $40
Overhead sunglass holder $25
Climate Control and Infotainment 
Aux input $50
Rear air vents$100 
Wiper de-icer $25
Panoramic sunroof$1200 
Sunroof, large $1100
Wheel-lip moldings$75 
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Automatic headlights$125 
Automatic-off headlights $25
Compass $0
Illuminated visor mirror, driver$50 
Illuminated visor mirror, passenger$50 
Large color reconfigurable instrument cluster display$250 
LED headlights$1000 
Visor mirror, driver $10
Visor mirror, passenger $10
Xenon HID headlights $500
Steering-wheel-mounted transmission controls $100
Seats and Interior Trim 
Cooled or ventilated front seats$300 
Folding second row seats $300
Heated second row seats$200 
Memory system, driver seat$200 
Power fore-aft adjuster, passenger seat$100 
Power recliner, passenger seat$100 
Power release, second row seats $100
Power-folding second row seats$700 
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Electronic systems calibration selector $200
Sport suspension (upgrade) $0
Total Value of Features$8,740$6,885
Value of Feature Adjustments$1,855$0
Value of Feature Adjustments-1,7340

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Specifications Comparison: Nissan Murano vs. Subaru Forester

Model Year20152015
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Wheelbase111.2 in103.9 in
Length192.8 in180.9 in
Width75.4 in70.7 in
Height66.6 in66.4 in
Curb Weight3,920 lb.3,624 lb.
Fuel Capacity19.0 gal.15.9 gal.
Row 1 Headroom39.9 in41.4 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room59.6 in57.0 in
Row 1 Hip Room54.8 in0.0 in
Row 1 Legroom43.6 in43.0 in
Row 2 Headroom39.8 in39.8 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room58.8 in56.5 in
Row 2 Hip Room55.2 in0.0 in
Row 2 Legroom38.7 in38.0 in
Cargo Volume,
39.6 ft334.4 ft3
Cargo Volume,
69.9 ft374.7 ft3

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Option Package Details
Nissan Murano Platinum

Technology Package
Adaptive cruise control500Yes
Panoramic sunroof1200Yes
Automatic braking, high-speed150Yes
Predictive forward collision warning250No
Total Requested185088%
Total Not Requested25012%

Option Package Details
Subaru Forester 2.0XT Touring

Auto-dimming rearview mirror
Auto-dimming rearview mirror150Yes
Total Requested150100%
Total Not Requested00%
Navigation and Eyesight Package
Adaptive cruise control500Yes
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system100No
Lane departure warning system200No
Automatic braking, low-speed250No
Automatic braking, high-speed150Yes
Forward collision warning200Yes
Lane sway warning system25No
Lead vehicle start alert25No
Pedestrian detection100No
Navigation system600Yes
Satellite radio200Yes
Voice control for nav and audio100Yes
SMS text-to-speech reader50Yes
Traffic + travel information25Yes
App support100Yes
Total Requested192573%
Total Not Requested70027%

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