The Nissan Rogue was first introduced to the market by Nissan in 2007 as a 2008 model year vehicle as a substitute to the Nissan X-Trail. This compact crossover sport utility vehicle was unveiled at the 2007 International Motor Show in Detroit, North America. Now, the Japanese automaker is going to redesign this model for the model year 2017. Even though the all-new 2017 Nissan Rogue experiences a sub-par performance when compared to that of its competitors, like the 2017 Mazda CX-5 and the 2017 Honda CR-V. Furthermore, it still stays as a pleasing enough small crossover sport utility vehicle. With some of its vigor, such as user-friendly technology, a versatile interior storage, an optional 7 seats, and a smooth highway ride, the new Rogue happens to be an ideal family vehicle. The 2017 Rogue will be presented with couple of trims that include S, SV(three-row seating as an option) and SL(two-row seating).
2017 Nissan Rogue Changes
The Rogue 2017 will get a couple of changes in its exterior. Firstly, it will be slightly bigger than its predecessor will and the framework will be thinner and it appears more stylish than that of the earlier model.
The standard external features available with the S model include LED headlights with LED daytime running lights and LED taillights and a set of 17-inch steel wheels. Furthermore, the optional Appearance package, the model gets integrated turn signals, chrome external doorknobs, a rear privacy glass, and roof rails.
The new Nissan Rogue 2017 SL model of the new Rogue will be offered with a power lift gate, LED fog lights, heated mirrors, and a set of 18-inches aluminum wheels as standard. Through the optional Premium package, the SL model would get automatic emergency braking, LED headlights, and a big sunroof.
Finally, the SV model of the new vehicle comes with standard outside features, such as automatic headlights and a set of 17-inch alloy wheels.
This time, the 2017 Nissan Rogue colors will be offered in seven attractive body options that include:
Arctic Blue Metallic.
The new crossover comes with the body dimension of 182.3 inches in length, 72.4 inches in width and 67.5 in height. In addition, the length of the wheelbase of the vehicle would be 106.5 inches and its curb weight would range from 3400 to 3700 pounds (approx 1545 kg to 1682 kg).
New Nissan Rogue 2017 Interior
The 2017 Nissan Rogue interior will be slightly changed and its cabin will get a more comfortable design with two rows or three rows of seats according to the models. It is also crammed with a bounty of standard and optional internal features according to the needs of buyers.
The S model comes with a lengthy list of standard internal features that include:
Tilt and telescopic steering wheel.
Height-modifiable steering wheel.
Bluetooth Smartphone and acoustic connectivity.
Satellite and High Definition radio.
Folding and reclining 40:20:40-split back seats.
Sound system with six speakers.
Advanced cloth upholstery.
Five-inch central display.
Auxiliary audio jack.
Adaptive cruise control.
Double USB ports.
Air-conditioning with back vents.
2017 Nissan Rogue Interior
The SL model of the new Rogue will be offered with standard internal features, such as:
Siri Eyes Free.
Seven-inch touch-screen display.
Leather-covered steering wheel.
NissanConnect emergency services.
360-degree parking camera.
Bose sound system with eight speakers.
The optional Premium package offers the SL model features, such as heated front seats and a forward crash alleviation system.
Finally, the SV model of the new vehicle comes with standard inside features, such as an upgraded sound system with six speakers. Also, there are dual-zone automatic temperature control, Smartphone app connectivity, keyless entry and start, a six-way option for driver seat.
The cabin of the 2017 Rogue comes with the passenger volume that ranges from 95 cubic feet to 126 cubic feet according to the seat configuration. The cargo capacity of the new vehicle will be 32.0 cubic feet and this can be increased to a maximum capacity of 70.0 cubic feet when the back seats are folded.
2017 Nissan Rogue headlights
Similar to the earlier model, the 2017 Nissan Rogue would come equipped with two different powertrains. One regular engine, and one for hybrid combination.
The first powertrain will be a 2.0-liter capacity power unit with the power of 146 horsepower. All trims of the new Rogue are also offered with a more powerful optional powertrain beneath their hoods. Also, there will be a four-cylinder power unit with the displacement of 2.5 liters. This engine has the maximum power of 170 horsepower and the maximum twist of 175 pounds per foot. The power plant will be paired with a Continuously Variable Transmission structure, which will direct the generated power to the front wheels or to all the wheels according to the driving system. Therefore, the 2017 model Rogue will be offered with the front-wheel drive system as standard and the all-wheel-drive system as an option.
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All trims of the new Rogue would get better acceleration through their respective power units. These engines make their models attain the speed from 0-60 mph in 9.3 seconds when they come equipped with the front-wheel drive system and 8.9 seconds when they come equipped with the all-wheel drive system.
When comes to the Nissan Rogue 2017 fuel economy, all front-wheel drive models offer the city, highway, and combined mileage of 26 mpg, 33 mpg, and 28 mpg respectively. Whereas the all-wheel drive models offer the city, highway, and combined mileage of 25 mpg, 32 mpg, and 28 mpg respectively.
The hybrid engine, which will be a combination of a 4-cyl 2.0-liter engine(141 hp and torque 144 lb-ft) and a durable electric motor(30 kWh). 2017 Rogue hybrid is now officially confirmed by the Japanese automaker.
2017 Rogue Price and date of release
Similar to all automakers, the Japanese auto manufacturer has not yet confirmed the base cost and the release date of the 2017 Nissan Rogue. However, from reliable company resources, it is expected that the new model Rogue would hit the Nissan dealerships sometime during the start of November 2016. The Nissan Rogue hybrid 2017 release date will be December 2016. When comes to pricing, the new model Rogue will be available at a preliminary cost of $24,000, whereas a full loaded vehicle may cost about $35,000.