Rogue VS Tucson VS Sportage
Rogue, Tucson or Sportage, which one to choose?
First of all, Nissan is on the right track with its Rogue. Despite stiff competition, it stands out with its price, quality and innovative features. While the 2020 Tucson compact SUV also boasts innovative features, you should know that its entry-level model is equipped with a 2.0-litre 4-cylinder engine that develops 161 horsepower and 150 lb-ft of torque, a little short for a compact SUV. On the other hand, the 2020 Nissan Rogue can count on a 4-cylinder engine that develops 170 horsepower and 175 lb-ft of torque, equivalent to that of the Kia Sportage.
But what makes the Nissan Rogue even more attractive is its fuel consumption. It easily outperforms its rivals in town and on the road. The data is conclusive: Kia is 10.8 (city) and 9.1 (highway) L/100 km, Tucson 10.8 and 9.2 L/100 km and Rogue 9.5 and 7.4 (AWD) L/100 km.
If we agree that the Hyundai Tucson has a great design and the Kia Sportage has good handling, the Nissan Rogue has its own distinctive silhouette and the comfort of its interior gives it better reviews.
Finally, what makes the Nissan Rogue even more distinct from the 2020 Hyundai Tucson and Kia Sportage is its market position. Twice as many Rogues are sold in Canada as Tucson and Sportage combined. This figure for 2019 shows the market's strength for the Nissan Rogue and its great popularity, which is mainly due to the fact that the price/quality ratio is on the side of the Japanese rather than the Korean manufacturer.
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Characteristics of the 2020 Rogue
PROPILOT ASSIST™ – ENJOY THE RIDE
Let go of driving stress at the click of a button with Nissan's available ProPILOT Assist™ technology, your Rogue helps you maintain a safe distance from the driver ahead, keeping you centred in your lane without ever taking over control. Perfect for heavy traffic and long drives.
ProPILOT Assist™ Features:
• Electronic Parking Brake
• Steering Assist
• Intelligent Cruise Control (ICC) with Full Speed Range and Hold
CARGO SPACE AND VERSATILITY
Rogue is a willing partner to your outdoor activities. The clever split-folding 2nd-row seat lets you mix cargo and friends, and you’ll love the handy centre pass-through for long items. And with the right passenger seats down, you can bring along an object around 8’ long.
POWER AND PERFORMANCE 2.5-L 4-CYLINDER ENGINE
Rogue® comes equipped with a 2.5-litre engine that features the Continuously Variable Valve Timing Control System, delivering 170 hp for performance you can feel on the road, along with impressive fuel economy you’ll notice at the pump
INTELLIGENT ALL-WHEEL DRIVE
It’s so responsive, it can adapt to changing conditions 30 times faster than the blink of an eye. Snow, rain-covered pavement or tight turn, the system automatically sends power to the wheels that need it most. Even in ideal conditions, Rogue®’s available All-Wheel Drive has a purpose – our passionate engineers also tuned the system for responsive, agile performance. Getting a grip has never been more fun.