Innovative New VT-Turbo Engine Available on 2022 Nissan Rogue

Innovative New VT-Turbo Engine Available on 2022 Nissan Rogue | Dixon, IL

The 2022 model year ushers in an innovative twist for the well-equipped and fun-to-drive Nissan Rogue. The best-selling SUV will feature the automaker’s all-new 1.5-liter VC-Turbo engine under the hood as an available option. This 2022 Nissan Rogue engine delivers a potent, fuel-efficient performance that excels on every road in Dixon, Illinois.

Engine stats that deliver a thrilling ride

The available engine — which will be assembled in Decherd, Tennessee at the automaker’s powertrain facility — delivers an 11-percent increase in horsepower and 24-percent increase in torque compared to the 2021 Rogue. It also improves fuel efficiency to earn an EPA-estimated rating of 33 mpg combined city/highway.[1] The engine pairs to a new Xtronic® transmission, which increases acceleration response in the 2022 model.

“With the new Rogue engine, the Decherd team will continue to deliver top quality powertrains that provide the thrilling driving experience Nissan customers expect from our vehicles,” said Steve Marsh, senior vice president, Manufacturing and Supply Chain Management of Nissan North America.

2022 Nissan Rogue trims and availability

The 2022 Nissan Rogue — which will be available at Ken Nelson Nissan in Dixon, Illinois —  offers a choice of four trim levels: S, SV, SL, or Platinum. You have the option of FWD or AWD on each trim.

Contact Ken Nelson Nissan in Dixon, Illinois, to learn more about the new VT-Turbo engine for the 2022 Nissan Rogue and to reserve your when it arrives at our dealership.[1] 2022 EPA Fuel Economy Estimates 30 City/37 Highway/33 Combined for 2022 Nissan Rogue. Actual mileage may vary with driving conditions – use for comparison only.

Nissan Pathfinder and Frontier Recognized for Rugged Performance

Nissan Pathfinder and Frontier Rugged Performance | Dixon, IL

The judges at the 2021 Miami International Auto Show confirmed what we at Ken Nelson Nissan in Dixon, Illinois, already know. The Nissan Pathfinder and Frontier are two of the most capable, rugged, and fun-to-drive models available today.

These robust Nissan models took home two top awards: the Sobre Ruedas Best SUV for the 2022 Pathfinder and the Sobre Ruedas Best Medium Pick-up Truck for the 2022 Frontier.

2022 Nissan Pathfinder

The 2022 Pathfinder delivers the space, power, and capability that any large family on the go needs. Highlights include room for eight people, a 3.5-liter V6 engine rated at 284 horsepower, and a maximum towing capacity of 6,000 pounds when properly equipped.

The SUV offers seven drive/terrain modes and the all-new Intelligent 4×4 system for an expert performance under any circumstance. Trailering with your 2022 Pathfinder is straightforward thanks to innovative tech such as Trailer Sway Control and the available Intelligent Around View® Monitor, which gives you a clear picture of potential obstacles during the hitching process.

2022 Nissan Frontier

Whether you are hauling items in the truck bed or towing a trailer for an epic adventure, the midsize 2022 Frontier delivers outstanding capability to suit your work and play needs. When properly equipped, the 2022 Frontier has a maximum towing capacity of 6,720 pounds and a maximum payload capacity of 1,610 pounds. The midsize truck offers three available channels and four available cleats to help secure your cargo in the bed.

Get a closer look at the capable Nissan Pathfinder and Frontier at Ken Nelson Nissan in Dixon, Illinois.

Nissan Reveals New Off-Road Parts for 2022 Frontier


The 2022 Frontier is a capable, versatile pickup truck that — thanks to a newly released line of new off-road parts from NISMO — is even more customizable to suit your driving needs in Dixon, Illinois. The automaker presented the current catalog of truck parts designed for off-road adventures at the 2021 Overland Expo West. Here’s a look at the highlights that you can order through Ken Nelson Nissan.

Off-Road Parts for 2022 Frontier |  Dixon, IL

Off-road lighting

With an output of 3,060 lumens, the NISMO Off Road 4-Inch Lights offer exceptional brightness to light your drives at night.

Off-road storage

The NISMO Off Road Overland Bed Rack features a powder-coated-steel construction, modular design, and two configurations: high and low.

Off-road shelter

To elevate your camping adventures in Illinois, you’ll want the NISMO Off Road Rooftop Tent. It’s easy to set up, and the spacious tent features a thick wall-to-wall mattress. The weather-resistant ripstop polyester canvas helps protect you from the elements, and you’ll feel a fresh breeze through the tent’s mesh panels.

Off-road performance

We think you will love the look and sound of the NISMO Off Road Performance Exhaust that boots the robust sound of the 2022 Frontier.

Learn about the new off-road parts for the 2022 Nissan Frontier and order them here at Ken Nelson Nissan.

Check Out the 2022 Frontier at Ken Nelson Nissan

2022 Nissan Frontier | Dixon, IL

The all-new 2022 Nissan Frontier is available now at Ken Nelson Nissan in Dixon. The 2022 Frontier is a versatile truck that easily takes on the demands of hard work and country living. Plus, its family-friendly amenities make it a comfortable daily driver for you and your passengers.

“It’s an authentic midsize truck with a range of body, drivetrain, and equipment configurations carefully selected to fit customer needs,” said Mike Colleran, senior vice president of Nissan U.S. Marketing and Sales.

Here are a few reasons why we at Ken Nelson Nissan are so excited about the 2022 Frontier.

Refreshed, Rugged Design

The latest Frontier features a refreshed, rugged design that coordinates well with its impressive power. You’ll relish the best-in-class horsepower rating of 310 that makes every journey a thrill. In the back, it offers a six-foot bed and 4×2 or 4×4 configurations.

Frontier’s Driving System

The driving system of the Frontier also offers a nimble performance whether you’re cruising through the countryside or navigating congested city streets in Chicago.

Modern Tech Inside

Inside, the Nissan truck features modern tech such as standard Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ syncing aimed to keep you connected with easy access to your smartphone. Upgrade with NissanConnect® to earn wireless device charging and a Wi-Fi® Hotspot so your connectivity is never compromised.

Standard Intelligent Forward Collision Warning and available Nissan Safety Shield® 360 offers comprehensive protection to help you drive more safely in Dixon, Illinois.

Learn more about the 2022 Nissan Frontier at Ken Nelson Nissan when you visit our dealership for a test drive.

Nissan Offers Satisfaction in Its Quality Models

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Sometimes when we buy things, we regret it afterward; that is buyer’s remorse. You do not want to feel buyer’s remorse after buying a new car — especially one from Ken Nelson Nissan. One way to avoid that is to buy a vehicle with a high satisfaction rating. Recently, four Nissan models earned best-in-class ratings in the 2021 AutoPacific Vehicle Satisfaction Awards.

These four vehicles include the Nissan Rogue, Armada, Sentra, and Versa — all available at Ken Nelson Nissan. These models have been completely redesigned or thoroughly updated as part of the Nissan NEXT transformation plan.

AutoPacific selects its winners after polling new vehicle owners. This year, the survey included 89,000 owners and covered 36 vehicle attributes like technology, interior comfort, and driving performance.

The Rogue, which was redesigned for 2020, was praised for its spacious cabin, versatile cargo area, and abundant standard safety features. The full-size Nissan Armada comes with updated styling in 2021 and an influx of advanced technology features. This is the third year in a row it has earned the top prize in the Large SUV segment of the AutoPacific VSAs.

As for the Sentra, its affordable pricing is matched by its modern exterior styling. The Versa delivers a lot of “bang for your buck” and was named the most satisfying subcompact sedan for the second consecutive year.

Nissan customer satisfaction is one of the many reasons we invite you to do business with Ken Nelson Nissan here in Dixon, Illinois. See why so many buyers are happy with our brand when you visit our dealership.