In comparing the INFINITI QX30's and the Nissan Murano's specifications and ratings, the INFINITI QX30 has the advantage in the areas of typical lower range of pricing for one- to five-year-old used cars, and fuel efficiency and resale value. The Nissan Murano has the advantage in the areas of interior volume and base engine power. Based on this comparison of the INFINITI QX30's and the Nissan Murano's specifications and ratings, the INFINITI QX30 is a better car than the Nissan Murano.
INFINITI QX30 vs. Nissan Murano Pricing
A used 2019 INFINITI QX30 ranges from $19,823 to $28,991 while a used 2019 Nissan Murano is priced between $19,999 to $31,998.
INFINITI QX30 vs. Nissan Murano Resale/Retained Value
Looking at the 5-year depreciation rate for both models, the INFINITI QX30 loses 47.9 percent of its value and the Nissan Murano loses 49.8 percent of its value. This means the INFINITI QX30 retains 1.9 percentage points more of its value and has the advantage of higher resale value versus the Nissan Murano.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the INFINITI QX30’s base engine makes 208 horsepower, and the Nissan Murano base engine makes 260 horsepower. The QX30 is rated to deliver an average of 27 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 436 miles. The Murano is rated to deliver an average of 23 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 532 miles.This gives the INFINITI QX30 the advantage in fuel efficiency and the Nissan Murano the advantage in maximum range. The QX30 uses premium unleaded, and the Murano uses regular unleaded.
Passenger Space Comparison
The Nissan Murano, a crossover/midsize SUV, has the advantage of offering more interior volume, reflected in more front head room, front shoulder room, rear head room, rear shoulder room, rear leg room, and cargo space. The INFINITI QX30, a crossover/subcompact SUV, has the advantage in the area of front leg room.
Safety Ratings Comparison
The Nissan Murano has an average safety rating of 5 out of 5 Stars based on NHTSA's crash test ratings.