2022 Hyundai Santa Fe Plug-In Hybrid vs. 2022 Nissan Murano | NewCars.com

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2022 Hyundai Santa Fe Plug-In Hybrid vs. 2022 Nissan Murano Review

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2022 Hyundai
Santa Fe Plug-In Hybrid

MSRP*: $40,000 to $46,010
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2022 Nissan
Murano

MSRP*: $33,310 to $46,560
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MPG - City Info not available 20 MPG
MPG - Hwy Info not available Info not available
Seating Capacity 5 seats 5 seats
Cargo Space Info not available 65.0 - 67.0 ft3
Engine
  • 260-hp, 1.6-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Plug-In Electric/Gas)
  • 260-hp, 3.5-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission 6-Speed A/T Continuously Variable
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive, Front Wheel Drive
Horsepower 260 hp 260 hp
Towing Capacity 2,000 lbs 1,500 lbs
Exterior Length 188.4 in 192.8 in
Exterior Width 74.8 in 75.4 in
Leg Room Front 44.1 in
Rear 39.5 in
Front 40.5 in
Rear 38.7 in
Head Room Front 39.5 - 41.2 in
Rear 37.8 - 39.0 in
Front 38.1 - 39.9 in
Rear 37.8 - 39.8 in

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Comfort
The Hyundai Santa Fe Plug-In Hybrid offers rear passengers about the same room to stretch out as the Nissan Murano, with comparable head- and legroom. The Hyundai Santa Fe Plug-In Hybrid will be popular with taller drivers and passengers in the front seat, due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Nissan Murano.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). When looking only at MSRP, the Hyundai Santa Fe Plug-In Hybrid will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Nissan Murano.

Dimensions
The Hyundai Santa Fe Plug-In Hybrid is about the same width as the Nissan Murano. The Hyundai Santa Fe Plug-In Hybrid is slightly shorter than the Nissan Murano, which may make it easier to park.

Handling
The Hyundai Santa Fe Plug-In Hybrid has a smaller turning radius than the Nissan Murano, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When considering towing capacity, the Hyundai Santa Fe Plug-In Hybrid is clearly the choice over the Nissan Murano for pulling heavy loads. In terms of horsepower, it's a virtual tie between the Hyundai Santa Fe Plug-In Hybrid and the Nissan Murano.

Powertrain
The Hyundai Santa Fe Plug-In Hybrid has much lower torque than the Nissan Murano, which generally means that it won't feel as fast or powerful.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Hyundai Santa Fe Plug-In Hybrid and the Nissan Murano.