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Nissan Murano vs. Volkswagen Touareg Price Comparison (MSRP)

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.

Nissan Murano vs. Volkswagen Touareg Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price: $44,625

Nissan Murano Platinum   
Difference: $16,480

Lowest Total Invoice: $41,706

Nissan Murano Platinum   
Difference: $16,451

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  Down Payment Interest Rate Term
Model Year20172017
ModelMuranoTouareg
TrimPlatinumExecutive
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Base Price $39,180 $60,195
Base Invoice $36,775 $57,247
Technology Package 2,260  
Cargo Package 420  
Floor mats 225  
AWD 1,600  
Technology Package 2,000  
Cargo Package 316  
Floor mats 175  
AWD 1,500  
Options (change) 4,505 0
Options (change) 3,991 0
Destination 940 910
Total Price $44,625 $61,105
Total Invoice $41,706 $58,157

The configured Nissan Murano 4dr SUV has a 260-horsepower 3.5L V6 engine, a AWD drivetrain, and a 7-speed manually-shiftable CVT transmission.

The configured Volkswagen Touareg 4dr SUV has a 280-horsepower 3.6L V6 engine, a AWD drivetrain, and a 8-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.

Even when the Nissan Murano and Volkswagen Touareg are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The base sticker price of the Nissan Murano Platinum trim is $39,180. The features would cost an additional $4,505. Including the destination charge of $940, the total price of this trim is $44,625.

The base sticker price of the Volkswagen Touareg Executive trim is $60,195. The features would cost an additional $0. Including the destination charge of $910, the total price of this trim is $61,105.

For full details about the differences among the trims, see the Trim Comparison table.

For an apples-to-apples comparison of these trims, we subtract the value of the additional features from the total price of the trim. The feature adjusted price of the Nissan Murano trims is 4. The feature adjusted price of the Volkswagen Touareg trims is 9. Based on this adjustment, the Volkswagen Touareg Executive appears to be the best value.

You can change the body, engine, audio, and tires on the body configuration page. Want different features? Head over to the feature section page to choose your own features.

The configured Nissan Murano 4dr SUV has a 260-horsepower 3.5L V6 engine, a AWD drivetrain, and a 7-speed manually-shiftable CVT transmission.

The configured Volkswagen Touareg 4dr SUV has a 280-horsepower 3.6L V6 engine, a AWD drivetrain, and a 8-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.

Even when the Nissan Murano and Volkswagen Touareg are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The invoice of the Nissan Murano Platinum trim is $36,775. The features would cost an additional $3,991. Including the destination charge of $940, the total price of this trim is $41,706.

The invoice of the Volkswagen Touareg Executive trim is $57,247. The features would cost an additional $0. Including the destination charge of $910, the total price of this trim is $58,157.

For full details about the differences among the trims, see the Trim Comparison table.

For an apples-to-apples comparison of these trims, we subtract the value of the additional features from the total price of the trim. The feature adjusted price of the Nissan Murano trims is 4. The feature adjusted price of the Volkswagen Touareg trims is 6. Based on this adjustment, the Volkswagen Touareg Executive appears to be the best value.

You can change the body, engine, audio, and tires on the body configuration page. Want different features? Head over to the feature section page to choose your own features.

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Nissan Murano vs. Volkswagen Touareg

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Nissan Murano Platinum
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: $14,645
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: $14,705
Model Year20172017
ModelMuranoTouareg
TrimPlatinumExecutive
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Engine260hp V6280hp V6
TransmissionCVT-7T8
DrivetrainAWDAWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)21/28 MPG17/23 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers)?, 11620, 10
Tire (rear if not all the same)235/55-20275/40-21
Total Price$44,625$61,105
Adjustments for Features0-1,835
Feature-Adjusted Total Price$44,625$59,270
Total Invoice$41,706$58,157
Adjustments for Features0-1,746
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice$41,706$56,411

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Features Comparison: Nissan Murano vs. Volkswagen Touareg

Model Year20172017
ModelMuranoTouareg
TrimPlatinumExecutive
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Transmission and Drivetrain 
7-speed manually-shiftable CVT$1100 
8-speed manually-shiftable automatic $1300
AWD$1700$1700
Accessories 
AC power outlet $100
Adaptive cruise control$750 
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed $1000
Hands-free trunk or liftgate $100
Remote start$150 
Remote window/roof operation$15 
Sunshades, second row $125
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
Automatic braking, high-speed or partial$200 
Automatic braking, low-speed $200
Driver drowsiness monitor$150 
Forward collision warning $200
Hill descent control $250
Knee airbag, driver$100 
Lane departure warning system $200
Moving object detection, front$25 
Moving object detection, rear$25 
Obstacle detection, front $200
Obstacle detection, rear $300
Predictive forward collision warning$250 
Rear cross-traffic detection$100 
Secondary collision brake assist $25
Wide-view front camera $150
Cargo Management 
Air-conditioned storage compartment $50
Cargo mat$40 
Cargo net$40 
Class III trailer hitch $250
Overhead sunglass holder$25 
Rear seat pass-through $100
Storage compartment under front seat(s) $50
Trailering equipment (7 wire) $150
Climate Control and Infotainment 
App support$100 
Apple CarPlay support$0 
Automatic air recirculation $100
DVD-compatible player $0
Heated windshield washer nozzles $15
iPod integration $100
Media drive $15
Rain-sensing wipers $175
Residual heat $50
SD Card slot $25
SMS text-to-speech reader$50 
Surround sound $250
Telematics service, such as OnStar$300 
Traffic + travel information$25 
Traffic information $25
USB port$100 
Variable intermittent wipers$75 
Exterior 
Active grille shutters$0 
Bodyside cladding (gray/black)$250 
Wheel-lip moldings$75 
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Compass $0
Cornering lights $75
Large color reconfigurable instrument cluster display$250 
LED headlights, single projector or low beam only$750 
Steering-linked headlights $150
Xenon HID headlights $500
Seats and Interior Trim 
Folding second row seats $300
Manual fore-aft adjuster, second row seats $75
Metal pedals $75
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, driver seat $150
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, passenger seat $150
Power height adjuster, passenger seat $100
Power lumbar adjuster, driver seat$100 
Power release, second row seats $100
Power tilt adjuster, passenger seat $100
Power-folding second row seats$700 
Wood trim $300
Total Value of Features$7,445$9,280
Value of Feature Adjustments$0$1,835
Value of Feature Adjustments0-1,746

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Specifications Comparison: Nissan Murano vs. Volkswagen Touareg

Model Year20172017
ModelMuranoTouareg
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Wheelbase111.2 in113.9 in
Length192.8 in188.8 in
Width75.4 in76.4 in
Height66.6 in68.2 in
Curb Weight3,920 lb.4,696 lb.
Fuel Capacity19.0 gal.22.5 gal.
Row 1 Headroom39.9 in39.6 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room59.6 in59.8 in
Row 1 Hip Room54.8 in0.0 in
Row 1 Legroom43.6 in41.4 in
Row 2 Headroom39.8 in38.9 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room58.8 in56.7 in
Row 2 Hip Room55.2 in0.0 in
Row 2 Legroom38.7 in34.9 in
Cargo Volume,
Minimum
39.6 ft332.1 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Maximum
69.9 ft370.9 ft3

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Option Package Details
Nissan Murano Platinum

Technology Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Adaptive cruise control500Yes
Panoramic sunroof1200Yes
Automatic braking, high-speed or partial200No
Predictive forward collision warning250No
Total Requested170079%
Total Not Requested45021%
Cargo Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Cargo cover75Yes
Cargo net40No
First-aid kit15No
Rear bumper protector40Yes
Total Requested11568%
Total Not Requested5532%

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