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.

US News List of Best Commuter Cars for 2019 Picks Two Nissan SUVs

Nissan Rogue Best Commuter Cars for 2019 | Dixon IL

U.S. News & World Report recently announced its top 25 Best Commuter Cars for 2019. This list showcased sedans and SUVs with excellent fuel economy, comfortable interiors, and affordable prices (all under $35,000). Both the Nissan Rogue and Nissan Kicks received spots on the list, proving that their efficient designs make them rewarding choices for a commuter vehicle.

The 2019 Rogue earned praise for its excellent fuel efficiency of 33 mpg on the highway, as well as its standard set of Nissan Safety Shield 360 features. Safety features on this model include Automatic Emergency Braking with Pedestrian Detection, Blind Spot Warning, Intelligent Lane Intervention, and Rear Cross Traffic Alert. U.S. News & World Report writer Joel Patel also commented, “When you’re commuting, the comfort-first nature of this SUV shines.”

The 2019 Kicks also received marks for its fuel-sipping powertrain. The 1.6-liter four-cylinder engine pairs with a continuously variable transmission to achieve 36 mpg on the highway and 33 mpg combined. The model’s interior amenities — like the Zero Gravity Seats, which are designed to help reduce fatigue by encouraging a more neutral posture when you’re behind the wheel— make even long drives more comfortable.

Celebrate these two models’ accolades when you stop by Ken Nelson Nissan to test-drive them for yourself.