Japan will always be one of the biggest car manufacturers in the world. They will compete in any types of the car market. In fall of 2016 at Miami Auto Show they presented to us updated 2017 Nissan Rogue. Nissan continues to give all the goodness that has made people love them so much. Nissan Rouge continues to be an appealing a versatile crossover SUV for everyone. The car includes the concept of uniqueness and aggressiveness and it is something that people have been waiting. The car combines the beauty of a sedan and the toughness of an SUV. Aside from its versatility, the new Nissan Rogue 2017 comes with new driving aids, safety features and infotainment system.
2017 Nissan Rogue changes
The exterior part of the 2017 Nissan Rogue is an important matter and we shouldn’t underestimate the appearance of this model. It comes with revised front fascia that includes new V-motion grille and foglights integrated into front bumper. Side moldings made from chrome are noticeable on the side of the car while rear lights are also revised with LED boomerang signature taillights. Liftgate is now motion-activated unlike its predecessor that has power tailgate with manual activation. There are three new colors available: Caspian Blue, Monarch Orange and Palatial Ruby. Beside this there are also next colors available: Brilliant Silver, Glacier White, Gun Metallic, Magnetic Black, Midnight Jade and Pearl White.
Legth|182.3 in. (4630mm)
Width|72.4 in. (1839 mm)
Height|66.3 in. (1684 mm)
Wheelbase|106.2 in. (2697 mm)
Ground clearance|7.4 in. (188 mm) – FWD~~7.6 in. (193 mm) – AWD
New Nissan Rogue 2017 interior review
The new Nissan Rogue 2017 also has a small alteration inside the cabin. Drivers will enjoy its roomy space with convenient seats. This car suits as a family car with a sturdier appearance. New for 2017-year model is D-shaped steering wheel with heated option and redesigned front center console. There are also new cloth seat materials while heated option is standard from SV trim level. The seats are also made of high-quality leather with a heating feature. There’s also storage for small items and there are helpful cup holders too. Just like before it is available with third row of seating for max. seven passengers.
Base model comes with AM/FM/CD audio system that includes four speakers and 5.0-inch color display, Satellite radio, Bluetooth connectivity and adequate inputs for USB, iPod. Nissan ConnectSM with Navigation and Mobile Apps comes standard on Rogue SL while Rogue SV gets it only as an option. This infotainment system includes voice recognition system for audio and navigation, 7.0-inch touchscreen color display and SiriusXM Traffic and SiriusXM Travel Link that provides various information 24/7.
Comfort isn’t the only strength of Nissan Rouge. You can also rely on its security aspect. Beside standard set of airbags there is also Nissan Safety Shield technology that includes radar-based features such as Inteligent Cruise Control (ICC), Lane Departure Warning and Prevention (LDW and LDP), Blind Spot Warning (BSW) with Rear Cross Traffic Alert (RCTA), Forward Energency Braking with Pedestrian Detection and High-beam assist headlights.
2017 Nissan Rogue specs
As you have expected, the 2017 Nissan Rogue offers same engine like its predecessor but there is one novelty – new Hybrid powertrain. The base engine includes a powerful drivetrain with 2.5-liter capacity. It produces 170 horsepower and 175 lb-ft of torque. This engine comes paired with automatic Xtronic transmission with Sport and Eco Mode switches. Fuel economy is rated at 26/33/29 mpg for FWD and 25/32/28 mpg (city/hwy/combined) for AWD non-hybrid models.
Rogue Hybrid comes powered by combination of 2.0-liter inline 4 engine and 30kW electric motor. Engine alone delivers 141 horses and 144 lb-ft of torque while total system output is 176 horsepower. Paired with Xtronic transmission it is good for 33/35/34 mpg (city/hwy/combined) of fuel economy for FWD model while AWD gets fuel economy rated at 31/34/33 mpg.
2017 Nissan Rogue release date and price
Nissan car manufacturer hasn’t released official information about the 2017 Nissan Rogue release date and price. However, many experts expect that it will be in the market in fall 2016. This crossover SUV is worth for waiting. In the terms of price, you should prepare same amount of money as for its predecessor – around $23,000 for its fundamental type and around $35,000 for the fully loaded version. When it comes to hybrid the new Nissan Rogue 2017 should pay around $3,000 over the standard model.