2021 Nissan Murano
#46 of 2021 SUVs
#80 of all 2021 vehicles
The Murano, part of Nissan's lineup since 2003, is a midsize SUV with seating up to 5. Having better than average EPA (miles per gallon) for its class, it reduces fuel costs and pollution. The Murano has technology that is now expected: Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. With optional all-wheel drive (AWD), it bypasses mud and snow with ease. Nissan offers a 3-year, 36,000-mile basic warranty, and a 5-year, 60,000-mile powertrain warranty on its lineup.
We estimate that the 2021 Nissan Murano has a vehicle lifetime fatality chance of 0.0414% and a vehicle lifetime injury chance of 4.724%, meaning the average driver has a 0.0414% chance of dying in an accident if they drive the car under regular conditions for fifteen years, and a 4.724% chance of being injured.
Compared to the average vehicle, the 2021 Nissan Murano is 11% less likely to result in a fatal accident. Compared to other suvs, the 2021 Nissan Murano is 2% more likely to result in a fatal accident.
Nissan's Safety Shield 360 active safety features can protect loved ones by preventing accidents and reducing accident severity. The following active safety systems are included even on lower trims/versions of the 2021 Nissan Murano: Automatic Emergency Braking w/ Pedestrian Detection, Lane Departure Warning, and Blind Spot Warning.
A safety feature that may make a vehicle safer, even if not at the forefront of technological advances, should still be considered. Standard side mirror turn signals can help when you don't see a vehicle in your blind spot, by alerting them to your intention to switch lanes, which allows the other driver to avoid an accident with you.