2014 Ford Edge vs 2014 Nissan Murano Lebanon NH


2014 Toyota Tacoma
2014 Nissan Frontier
2014 Toyota Tacoma2014 Nissan Frontier

2014 Toyota Tacoma vs 2014 Nissan Frontier in Barre, VT

The Murano and Edge have been doing battle in the crossover SUV arena since the Edge arrived in the market in 2007, but the Murano has leg up on the Edge in term of experience since it has been available four years longer.

2014 Toyota Tacoma Power & Handling

Under the hood, most 2014 Ford Edge models get a standard 3.5-liter V6 engine that produces 285 horsepower and 253 pound-feet of torque. A six-speed automatic transmission and front-wheel drive are standard; all-wheel drive is available as an option. The engine's balance of performance and fuel economy should suit most buyers.

2014 Nissan Frontier Power & Handling

The 2014 Nissan Murano is powered by a 3.5-liter V6 that produces 260 horsepower and 240 pound-feet of torque.  Although some CVTs feel like they're sapping power, the Murano's responsive V6/CVT combo performs as well as any six-cylinder engine paired with a conventional automatic transmission while also boosting the crossover's fuel efficiency.

2014 Toyota Tacoma for sale near Barre, VT
2014 Toyota Tacoma for sale near Barre, VT
2014 Nissan Frontier for sale near Barre, VT
2014 Nissan Frontier for sale near Barre, VT

2014 Toyota Tacoma Features & Design

The 2014 Ford Edge design is starting to age and it faces stiff competition. The Edge's high beltline and gently sloping rear give the vehicle a tough yet elegant appearance. nside the 2014 Ford Edge, you'll find an attractive cabin with a modern look and feel. Up front, the Edge offers seats that are impressively comfortable and supportive. Rear-seat passengers will be comfortable in the outboard positions, thanks to reclining seatback cushions that offer good comfort and decent legroom, but the rear center position is fairly uncomfortable.

2014 Nissan Frontier Features & Design

As it did when introduced over a decade ago, the 2014 Nissan Murano SUV offers trend-setting looks and features that others are just beginning to implement. It continues to buck the blocky-SUV style in favor of a rounded, organic shape. The Murano's cabin is more handsome than flashy and is fitted with high-quality materials throughout. Even in the upper trim levels loaded with high-tech features. The Nissan Murano will be a hit with tall drivers and their front seat passengers, since it has greater front head- and legroom than the Ford Edge.

Conclusions

Few manufacturers can claim the top notch build quality that all Nissan models boast, and as such, the 2014 Nissan Murano offers exterior styling that will remain relevant for many years to come.



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