2019 Nissan Rogue Redesign, Hybrid

Nissan, the noted Japanese carmaker has several SUV and crossover models in its lineup and most of these are quite popular in various markets. The 2019 Nissan Rogue compact SUV is one of these models and it has a garnered a considerable user base since its first debut in 2008. Nissan gave the Rogue a revamp a few years back and a hybrid and Sport variant was also introduced to cater to varying customer needs.

The 2019 Rogue is being readied for release. It gets some exterior design updates and new age safety technologies to woo more buyers.

2019 Nissan Rogue front

2019 Nissan Rogue Colors and Cargo Space

The 2019 Nissan Rogue is a stylish compact SUV and the updates are not drastic but worthy ones. The grille is now in sync with what you find in newer Nissan models including Pathfinder and Murano. The side has some sharp creases and they blend well with rounded contours. The car is also going to be sold in three trims- S, SV and SL. The exterior colors are Glacier White, Brilliant Silver, Magnetic Black, Palatial Ruby etc. The wraparound LED taillights and alloy wheels add to visual oomph. The Midnight Edition Package may be offered for 2019 as well which adds a blacked out look both outside and inside.

The 2019 Rogue will get a stylish cabin and quality of materials receive a boost. The Divide-N-Hide cargo setup is handy and you will like the EZ Flex seating system. This time will be sold in 5 seater setup. The base trim has a somewhat cheap looking cabin but things improve as you step up. The 39.3 cubic feet cargo space is decent.

Cargo Length @ Floor to Seat 162.3 inch
Cargo Length @ Floor to Seat 233.3 inch
Cargo Length @ Floor to Seat 3N/A
Cargo Width @ Beltline54.2 inch
Cargo Box (Area) Height31.8 inch
Cargo Volume to Seat 153.3 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 219.9 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 319.9 ft³

Safety and Amenities

The 2018 Rogue scores very well on safety fronts and Nissan has also deployed enough amenities to make it race ahead of segment rivals. All trims get six airbags, rearview camera, blind-spot monitors, and automatic emergency braking. However, the Rogue SL trim includes automatic emergency braking, active lane control and lane departure warnings. SL Platinum Package also adds ProPilot Assist system and adaptive cruise control.

The Nissan Connect infotainment system has been revamped and the new version is sleeker and more responsive to use. You also get Bluetooth and Smartphone integration. Amenities like 2 Zone Automatic Temperature Control, Navigation and leather-wrapped and heated steering wheel are also there.

2019 Nissan Rogue interior

2019 Nissan Rogue Engine and Gearbox

Barring the hybrid version, all trims come laden with a 2.5-liter inline-4 engine. It was rated 170 HP for 2018 but this time the output may be enhanced. The continuously variable transmission is likely to be there. The new engine may be more fuel efficient. Ride quality is better with 17-inch wheels and it becomes stiffer if you go for larger wheels.

2019 Nissan Rogue Hybrid Version

The 2019 Nissan Rogue will also come with the Hybrid engine like the current one. It will have 2.0-liter inline-4 engine + electric motor that produces a total net output of 176 horsepower. Its EPA city/highway fuel economy is rated at 33/35 mpg (FWD), 31/34 mpg (AWD).

2019 Nissan Rogue side

2019 Nissan Rogue Price and Availability

The 2019 Nissan Rogue trims are yet to be publish by the Nissan. However, the base trim price may be near $25,000. The Hybrid version will start at $28,000. Its release date may be sometimes in late 2018.

Conclusion

The 2019 Nissan Rogue gets several notables revamps. Its ProPilot Assist system is a welcome addition and there are several customization choices. With right pricing, it can pose a serious threat to rivals from stables of Honda and GM.

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