The Nissan Rogue performs well on all fronts despite the lack of power will not deliver the excitement some may want. But the Rogue scores with the upscale interior, great seat comfort, interior utility and cargo space plus can seat five people no seven anymore. Nissan also delivers advanced safety tech in all Rogues. The hybrid version is also model’s strong side and the electrified version matches the non-hybrid performance while improves the fuel economy.
Nissan updated the Rogue for the 2017 model year while this generation arrived in 2014. The 2019 Nissan Rogue Hybrid and non-hybrid version won’t be the subject of the big upgrades. Nissan might offer new package and other options plus update some electronics. On the other hand, the next-generation Rogue should appear in 2020. Nissan and its partners Renault and Mitsubishi will build the next Rogue on the new CMF platform and offer two hybrid forms, as per the latest reports. The plug-in hybrid version will get the technology from Mitsubishi while the hybrid will be Nissan’s ePower system.
2019 Nissan Rogue Hybrid: Styling
The Nissan Rogue doesn’t bring much excitement with its styling but it one handsomely styled compact crossover SUV. The reports indicate that next-generation Rogue will go through the radical styling surgery and switch to the new platform as well.
In the meantime, the 2019 Nissan Rogue Hybrid will return in the same form. Nissan will likely throw new color option and wheel design in the game. The special edition version could also appear but likely for the non-hybrid version.
There won’t be radical cuts in model’s cabin as well. The new-gen Rogue will switch to the new platform but should stay in similar dimensions. The Rogue has comfortable and supportive seats and also uses good quality materials. The cargo space is also satisfying and up to 70 cubes can be used. It also has up-to-date electronic features but they are the subject of the continuous upgrading.
The Rogue models come with plenty of advanced safety tech from the base version. The rearview camera, blind-spot monitoring, rear cross-traffic alert, automatic emergency braking, etc. are the part of every Rogue. Buyers can still upgrade with the ProPilot assist system which keeps distance, brings the model to stop or keeps the line on the highway.
The infotainment system also supports modern features and one can equip the Rogue with high-quality upholstery, dual-zone climate control, heated seats, navigation, premium sound system, and more.
2019 Nissan Rogue Hybrid: Performance, MPG
The 2019 Nissan Rogue Hybrid will keep the current running hardware while the next-generation will bring two innovative hybrid forms.
The hybrid powertrain combines a 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine and electric components for the total output of 176 horsepower. A 30-kW electric motor is fed by the lithium-ion battery and the continuously variable transmissions also the part of the system.
With the front-wheel-drive, the hybrid manages 33 mpg city and 34 mpg highways. The AWD version scores 31 mpg city and 33 mpg highways.
2019 Nissan Rogue Hybrid: Arrival, Price
The 2019 Nissan Rogue Hybrid will enter the market this fall. The price will stay in the similar range starting at around $27, 000.