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The "Hot Rod" Murano's award-winning engine Motor Trend Says We're #1. (And who are we to argue?) Actually, it's number one. It being the Nissan Murano. Because in Motor Trend's March 2007 comparison of crossovers, the Murano impressed testers with its comfortable interior, powerful all-wheel drive, high-quality Bose audio system and high fuel economy. They dubbed it the "sports car of the group," awarding it first place. ***** Still, the Murano remains humble. After all, with a ride this smooth, it's 5-TING impossible to swagger. For more information, visit NissanUSA.com. cRASH SAFETY *The 2006 Nissan Murano won first place in Motor Trend's March 2007 comparison test over the 2007 Ford Edge, 2007 Hyundai Santa Fe and the 2007 Toyota Highlander. 2007 EPA iuel-economy estimates for Murano 2WD w/CVT are 20 mpg city/25 mpg highway. Actual mileage may vary. Government star ratings are part of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's (NHTSAs) New Car Assessment Program (www.safercar.gov). A 5-star rating is the highest government safety rating for driver and right-front-passenger seating positions in frontal crash tests and for front- and rear-passenger seating positions in side impact crash tests. Model tested was 2007 Murano with standard side impact air bags. Nissan, the Nissan Brand Symbol. "SHIFT " tagline and Nissan model names are Nissan trademarks. Tread Lightly' Please. Always wear your seat belt, and please don't drink and drive c 2007 Nissan North America. Inc.