The spy shots of the forthcoming 2022 Nissan Rogue appears, and the new SUV is wearing some small improvements. Nissan recently stated that it is going to update some of the best selling models, and one of them has been just spotted.
Besides this model, the manufacturer will alongside it, update models such as Pathfinder, Frontier, Maxima, and so on. From some gossip, the new Nissan Rogue will most likely to reach dealers in 2021 as a 2022 model. As you probably know, in other markets, this SUV has badged as a Nissan Qashqai.
2022 Nissan Rogue Design
The latest spy photos reveal the upcoming 2022 Nissan Rogue wearing heavy camouflage. However, as we can see, this compact SUV will probably sit on the updated version of the current model’s CMF modular platform. Interestingly, the proportions of the new vehicle look similar to the current model.
Though, expect more modern styling inspired by recent Nissan crossover concepts like the Xmotion and IMQ. Most likely that the spied model is the sporty one, consider that has plenty of visible black accents. It including the black grille, mirrors, and stylish 16-inch wheels with the design never seen on this model.
Japanese auto giant Nissan will probably add more upscale materials and techs to stay competitive on the market. Fortunately, the current model also provides a great package of equipment, and Nissan can’t go wrong whatever he does. We can expect the same three trims, including S, SV, and SL. The current least-expensive model Rogue S includes a 7-inch touch screen with Apple CarPlay/Android Auto connectivity, 4-speaker audio system with AM/FM/USB/auxiliary inputs, 6-way manual-adjust driver’s seat, cruise control, and also keyless entry.
However, going to more equipment models, buyers can expect more luxury. Generally, choosing the most equipped model SL, buyers will get navigation, leather seating, heated steering wheel, Bose audio system, and Nissan’s Around View 360-degree rearview camera. ProPilot Assist semi-autonomous driving system is available as well.
Nissan manufacturer always makes safe cars. So, the new Nissan Rogue will not be an exception at all. This model provides a long list of standard systems that can match many other SUVs in the class. It includes automatic emergency braking with pedestrian detection, lane-keeping assist, blind-spot monitoring with rear cross-traffic alert, and also automatic high-beam assist.
2022 Nissan Rogue Powertrain Specs
It isn’t clear yet what powertrains will be offered under the 2022 Nissan Rogue. As we stated, this model will most likely use an updated version of the current model’s CMF platform. So, considering that, the manufacturer might introduce a new powertrain.
The current model is using a 2.5-liter inline-4 engine that produces 170 horses. However, the sports model comes with a 2.0-liter inline-4 making 141 horsepower. Interestingly, we hear that this unit might be paired under the upcoming Nissan Rogue with a mild-hybrid setup.
Release Date and Price
We are eagerly waiting for more news about the release date and price of the 2022 Nissan Rogue. From what we heard, the new model will be probably introduced at some point next year. The current model starts at $25,200 for a base S model, while the most expensive is AWD Rogue Sport SL and it can pass a $33,600 mark.