Nissan will be launching its famous model Rogue very soon with vibrant modifications and new powertrain. The 2017 Nissan Rogue would be a 4 door and 5 passenger crossover SUV with smooth designing contemporary interiors and an all new hybrid variant. The SUV is expected to attract buyers with its innovations and powertrain options.
2017 Nissan Rogue Engine
The 2017 Nissan Rogue will be powered by a 2.5 liter 4 cylinder engine producing 170 hp of power and 175 pound feet of torque. Another engine option would be a 2.0 liter four cylinder engine producing 141 hp of power in 147 pound feet of torque. These would be coupled with continuously variable transmission (CVT) and front wheel drive. The All Wheel Drive platform will be available as an option. The fuel economy for the front wheel drive models will be 26 mpg in the city and 33 mpg on the highway. However for the all wheel drive platform the fuel economy will be 25 mpg in the city and 32 mpg on the highway. 2017 Nissan Rogue will be available in four trim levels: S, SV, SL and Midnight edition. Amongst these the SL variant will be the range topping variant of Rogue. The Hybrid powertrain would comprise of a 2.0 liter 4 cylinder engine with the 30 kilowatt electric motor and lithium ion battery, which would eventually produce 176 hp of power. This will be coupled with all wheel drive system and optional front wheel drive system. The expected fuel economy is 33 mpg in the city and 35 mpg on highway.
2017 Nissan Rogue Exteriors
The 2017 Rogue has been designed very similar to the previous generations. However, mild modifications also have succeeded to lend the new generation car a new look. The new Nissan Rogue will boast a bolder V motion grille on the front fascia. There will be newly designed headlights, fog lights, LED tail lights, Chrome side trim and wheel designs for the 2017 Rogue model. The upcoming Rogue will be riding over 19 inch wheels. Overall the 2017 Rog would carry a more aggressive look than before which would add on to its appearance substantially. The cargo area in the hybrid variant of Rogue houses the lithium ion battery under the floor because of which the overall cargo space becomes reduced. Hence, the hybrid variant does not consist of the 3rd row seats.
2017 Nissan Rogue Interiors
The interiors of the new Rogue are quite familiar to its predecessor. However a new Steering Wheel, Centre console design and the overall finishing has given a new twist to the cabin. The seats are expansively accommodating with cloth covering in almost all variants except for the SL model which sports leatherette covering. The standard infotainment system comprises of Bose audio system, Satellite Radio, Bluetooth and Navigation with a 7 inch touch screen display. However incapability to run Apple CarPlay or Android Auto has been a disadvantage in the new generation car.
2017 Nissan Rogue Safety Features
Nissan will be providing all the basic preventive measures in its freshly launching Rogue.Along with these, there are driver assistive and safety ensuing features to ensure maximum protection like Tire Pressure Monitoring System. The platinum package in the 2017 Rogue provides additional Adaptive Cruise Control along with safety features like Lane Departure Warning System, Lane Keeping Assist, Forward Emergency Braking with Pedestrian Detection, Forward Collision Warning System and Automatic Brake Assist.
How many airbags in 2017 Nissan Rogue?
The all around Airbag system is quite reliable. There will be dual stage supplemental front airbags with seat belt, front seat – mounted side – impact supplemental airbags and roof – mounted curtain side – impact supplemental airbags.
2017 Nissan Rogue Crash Test Rating – Safety Score?
The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety has awarded a ‘Good’ rating to the 2017 Rogue in Moderate Overlap Front Test, Small Overlap Front Test, Side Impact Test, Rear Crash Protection and Roof Strength Test Results. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has given an overall 4 star rating with a 4 star rating in Frontal Crash and Rollover but a 5 star rating in Side Crash.
2017 Nissan Rogue Release Date and Pricing
The new generation Rogue will hit the merchants in November by the Rogue hybrid will be available from December. The 2017 Rogue will have a starting price of around $24,000. The Rogue hybrid could be priced somewhere around $29,000.