Nissan Earns Five Best-in-Class Rankings, Most 2019 AutoPacific Vehicle Satisfaction Awards
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The automaker also netted five best-in-class rankings with the Murano, Maxima, Rogue, Altima, and Armada besting its competitors. This year marks the fifth time the Murano has taken home a prize and the fourth year for the Maxima.
“The Murano and Maxima continue to be unbeatable since their redesigns entered the market in 2015 and 2016 respectively,” said George Peterson, president, AutoPacific. “Even with new competition this year, the Murano and Maxima came out on top.”
Approximately 50,000 owners of new truck and cars supplied responses regarding their satisfaction in 32 categories pertaining to their vehicles.
“It is heartening to lead the field in terms of the most category winners in vehicle satisfaction. It means Nissan owners across a wide range of product styles and types really love their vehicles. We couldn’t be more pleased,” said Billy Hayes, division vice president, Nissan Sales, Nissan North America.
The 2019 Nissan Murano is available at four trim levels with each trim equipped with a 3.5-liter V6 paired to an Xtronic Continuously Variable Transmission to generate 260 horsepower and 240 lb-ft of torque. The luxury crossover earns an EPA-estimated fuel rating of 28 mpg on the highway.
The 2019 Nissan Maxima offers a choice of six trim levels and pounds the pavement with 300 horsepower and 261 lb-ft of torque thanks to its 3.5-liter V6. A 30 mpg on the highway-rating means fewer stops at the pump and standard smartphone integration via Apple CarPlay and Android Auto means seamless connectivity on the road.
The 2019 Nissan Rogue is the automaker’s popular compact SUV designed with advanced safety technology for every adventure.
The 2019 Nissan Altima is available at eight trim levels. The Altima SR VC-Turbo, Platinum VC-Turbo, and ONE VC-Turbo trims are powered by a 2.0-liter Variable Compression Turbo four-cylinder engine paired to an Xtronic Continuously Variable Transmission to generation 248 horsepower and 273 lb-ft of torque (93-octane fuel) and 236 horsepower and 267 lb-ft of torque (87-octane fuel). These trims are available only in FWD.
The 2019 Nissan Armada is a full size SUV that boasts a maximum towing capacity of 8,500 pounds when properly equipped and plenty of room for eight.