The Rogue is the American version of the Nissan Qashqai. The Rogue made its debut within the United States by way of the 2007 North American International Show in Detroit. The 2016 Nissan Rogue is manufactured within the company’s Smyrna plant that is additionally located within Detroit. Nissan is currently preparing for the release of the new Rogue. During this preparation, the automaker is confident that the new Rogue will satisfy the average consumer as well as avid auto enthusiasts. In regards to performance, industry insiders contend that the new Rogue will be in a class for its own.
2016 Nissan Rogue Engine Specs
The power for the vehicle will be provided by a 2.5 liter supercharged engine that is capable of delivering 22 more horsepower than the outgoing model, due to it being a hybrid. A secondary power option is a four cylinder 2.5 liter that is currently under the hood of the current model. It is able to deliver 170 brake horsepower and 175 pounds per feet of torque. The engine options are smartly paired with a continuously variable transmission. The fuel economy of the 2016 Nissan Rogue will be rated at 26/33 city/highway and 28 miles per gallon combined.
2016 Nissan Rogue Exterior and Interior Redesign
The new 2016 Nissan Rogue will present improved aerodynamics as well as improvements that can best be described as decent. According to industry rumors, the Rogue will feature new LED lights that are flashy. This lighting system has become increasingly popular with modern cars, and Nissan is not one to deny their customer base industry standards. The exterior of the vehicle will sit atop of either 17 inches or 18 inch wheels. The grille has gone through a redesign that is trendier. Additionally, the vehicle line will offer consumers a trio of trim levels that are labeled SV, SL and S.
The cabin of the vehicle will feature a sporty black interior finish. This seven passenger, five door model will come with a built in mirror and a panoramic sunroof (which is optional). In order to create comfort for both the driver and their passengers, the following features will be available: LCD touchscreens, Bluetooth connectivity, Speakers that are equipped with high quality sound, The most up to date Bose audio system, NissanConnect system.
The 2016 Nissan Rogue trim levels SV and S will feature a third row of seating, while the SL trim level will only feature two rows of seating. In addition, the SV and S trim levels will offer consumers a family package. A premium package will be exclusively offered for the SL trim level. Nissan will also offer consumers a variety of safety features that include the following:
- Blind spot detection system.
- Cruise control.
- Advanced Anti-lock brakes.
2016 Nissan Rogue Release Date,Competitors and Price
The 2016 Nissan Rogue is expected to arrive within dealership showrooms by the close of the calendar year 2015. The base price f the vehicle is within the neighborhood of $25,000. The top trim level of the line is estimated to be priced around $33,000. This till makes the pricing of the mid-sized compact sport utility vehicle remains competitive in regards to its closest competitors, which include the following: the Ford Escape, the GMC Terrain and the Honda CR-V.