2021 Nissan Rogue Closing The Gap With The Competition

December 29th, 2020 by

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The Rogue is Nissan’s best-selling vehicle, also one of the most popular small SUVs on the market today. Owners were drawn to the 2014-2020 Rogue for its passenger comfort, utility, and value. The Rogue is a crucial car for Nissan, looking to better entice potential owners with the introduction of the new fully redesigned 2021 Rogue. The brand’s best-selling model is now integrating an all-new sports car feel with the safety features of Nissan Safety Shield® 360. Beginning with the exterior design, drivetrain, as well as safety and driver-assistance technology. The 2021 Nissan Rogue makes some very advanced, typically very expensive driver aid features accessible at an extremely reasonable price.

Why Nissan Is Reliable  

 Starting at under 30,000, the 2021 Nissan Rogue stands at the core of a mega competitive division. Leaving no space for any mistakes from Nissan, as in not having the right features to a couple-hundred dollar price making the difference. An economy compact crossover generally has four things: practical, comfortable, reliable, and in this specific case, packed with value. Driving dynamics, good looks typically get put on the back burner for the sake of keeping cost down. The new 2021 Rogue has a more distinctive exterior design, punctuated by a boxier, more squared-off front end and recognizable LED lighting signatures. The cabin has the biggest change, especially with the new range-topping Platinum trim level. The previous Rogue using cheap hard piano-black plastics. By contrast, the 2021 Nissan Rogue has upscale elements such as a digital instrument panel, quilted leather seats, and ambient illumination.

Perks of Nissan’s ProPilot Assist

Nissan’s ProPilot Assist is a full suite of driver assistance features. Utilizing radar to maintain a safe following distance to traffic ahead automatically, combined with a front camera to identify lane markings to adjust the steering to center the vehicle in the lane of travel, and now including navigation-linked adaptive cruise control. Having the ability to Slow down for upcoming road curves. Nissan makes it simple to turn off ProPilot with a button on the steering wheel, being that it is semi-automated, therefore, drivers choose whether to engage it or not. A re-tuned transmission, a slightly more powerful engine, and a lighter weight make the 2021 Rogue much more enjoyable to drive. By all measures, the 2021 Nissan Rogue is better than the previous model, becoming much more competitive with class leaders that include the Honda CR-V, Mazda CX-5, and Hyundai Tucson.  

Breaking Down the Nissan Rogue Trims

The 2021 Nissan Rogue is a five-passenger small SUV sold in four trim levels: S, SV, SL, and Platinum. All are powered by a 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine (181 horsepower, 181 lb-ft of torque) mated to a continuously variable automatic transmission (CVT). Front-wheel drive is standard across the board, and all-wheel drive is available on all trims. The base trim, S, starting at $25,650 MSRP (Plus destination fee) comes with 17-inch Alloy wheels, an 8-inch touchscreen for the infotainment system, Standard Safety Shield® 360, Apple CarPlay® as well as rear door alert. For customers that want a bit more should be looking to upgrade to the SV trim. The SV trim level starts at $27,340 MSRP (Plus destination fee) comes with 18-inch wheels, ProPilot assists, Adaptive cruise control, Intelligent Around View® Monitor, and Remote Engine Start System with Intelligent Climate Control. Moving on to the SL trim, starting at $32,000 MSRP (Plus destination fee) adds on 19-inch wheels, a motion-activated liftgate, dual-panel panoramic moonroof, and tri-zone automatic temperature control. 

For those who want the most luxurious trim option, the Platinum trim, which starts at $35,430 MSRP (Plus destination fee), adds the ProPilot with Navi-link, wireless charging pad, Head-up display(displays important information in the driver’s sight of line onto the windshield), upgraded leather upholstery with quilted stitching, and digital instrument panel. For more details, check with us at John Sisson Nissan!  

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