Universal Motors Corporation has just brought in the new Nissan Murano Z51, set to hit showrooms today, March 26.

Touted by Nissan as the one and only ZUV, the Murano Z51 offers a premium driving experience with its seamless combination of sophisticated Z-class styling and superior Z-class performance.

In its bloodline runs the distinctive Nissan badge of revolutionary design and astounding muscle that's sure to captivate the local market with its alluring blend of style and power, of intelligence and elegance.

The new Murano is powered by an award-winning V6 engine shared with renowned vehicles as the Nissan Z cars and the Infiniti. A fully re-engineered 3.5 liter VQ35DE engine delivers quick response, smooth acceleration and 265 horsepower and 336 Nm of torque and is Mated with Nissan's exclusive XTRONIC CVT (Continuously Variable Transmission) with Adaptive Shift Control (ASC). The Murano Z51 also features an All-Wheel Drive system (AWD) for traction on all types of surfaces.

The Murano Z51's well-appointed cabin features plush leather seats, spacious interiors, 11-speaker Bose audio system and variable lighting for a "mobile suite" experience. It also comes with a stylish dual panel sunroof with a one-touch operation power shade for that open-air feeling even under the sun.

The new Murano has a multitude of amenities like a Push Button Ignition system, a Nissan Intelligent Key (with engine immobilizer/alarm system) allows locking and unlocking of doors, opening of the trunk and starting of the engine with the key inside the pocket, and a power lift gate. The Murano Z51 also features an 8-way Power Front Driver Seats coupled with a Personal Driving Memory Function.

Check out the new Nissan Murano Z51 at Universal Motors Corporation dealerships nationwide. Pricetag for the new Murano is set at Php3.5-million.