The 2018 Nissan Rogue Sport is known in the European market and that name is Qashqai. The makers decided to change the name of the car before launching in the USA.
2018 Nissan Rogue Sport – Design and Technology
The makers have decided to call their new venture by the name Rogue Sport. The Rogue sport is smaller in size in comparison to Nissan Rogue. The wheelbase is smaller by 2.3 inches. As far as the length of Nissan Rogue sport is concerned the length is smaller by 12.1 inches. But the dimensions of the Rogue Sport make it bigger than the comparable SUVs like Honda HR- V. The 2018 Nissan Rogue Sport will also have multilink- rear suspension as well as a strut front. Because of the smaller size, the SUV possess a more athletic and suave look. Though there are some changes in the design most people are unlikely to observe any major differences between the Rogue and the Rogue Sport.
The available colors, the design of the front grille and the design of wheel are pretty similar between the two SUVs. Nissan Rogue Sport will be able to accommodate 5 passengers. The space of the boot of the car is also going to be smaller so that may come as a disappointment to the potential buyers. The standard backspace in Rogue is about 70 cubes while it will be 61 cubes in Rogue Sport. Overall the weight of the car is going to be lesser than the original Rogue.
The Nissan Rogue sport will be available in three trim levels, namely; S, SV and SL trim. The features that will be available in the Nissan rogue Sport will be according to the model of the car. The ‘S’ will be available with standard features like satellite radio, Bluetooth, and an USB port. The one up a model that is ‘SV’ will come with auto- climate control, push ignition start, automatic steering controlled headlights and 17’’ wheels. The highest model that is the ‘SL’ will come with a wide array of features which may include 360 view camera, heated front seats, climate controlled steering wheel, front fog lights etc. there are a variety of safety features that can be installed on request in every model like blind- spot warning, emergency braking, lane departure warning etc.
2018 Nissan Rogue Sport – Engine Specs
The engine in Nissan Rogue Sport will be of CVT type and of 2.0-liter four cylinder with 141 hp. The acceleration power of the Nissan Rogue Sport is unlikely to be anything very phenomenal. It will be available in an all- wheel as well as front wheel drive.
2018 Nissan Rogue Sport – Release Date and Price
The 2018 Nissan Rogue Sport should be available at the end of this year or the beginning of the next year. Though the company has not formally announced the tentative price bracket, it is expected that since Nissan Rogue’s base model is of about $24,760, the Nissan Rogue sport could be between, $20,000-$23,000.