2021 NISSAN ROGUE VS ROGUE SPORT

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Nissan knows a thing or two about making thrilling SUVs, which is why it’s no surprise the 2021 Nissan Rogue and the Nissan Rogue Sport are two of the most popular models on the market. Both are spacious, versatile, and capable. However, when it comes to choosing between these  two SUVs, it helps to know a bit more about them.

The Rogue and the Rogue Sport both have a lot to offer drivers in Mobile, Saraland, and Prichard, AL. So, if you’re trying to decide between them, check out this guide from the experts at Nissan of Mobile to discover which SUV can better meet your specific needs.


NISSAN ROGUE VS NISSAN ROGUE SPORT: PERFORMANCE

2021 Nissan Rogue Sport Orange FreewayBoth the Rogue and the Rogue Sport can deliver the fun drive you crave and the dependable performance you need. However, if you’re looking for extra power, the Rogue may be the better option for you. With a 181-horsepower 2.5L engine that also produces 181 lb-ft of torque, you’ll be zipping down the freeway in no time.

The Rogue Sport, on the other hand, comes with a 2.0L engine that only generates 141 horsepower and 147 lb-ft of torque, but it still delivers a potent performance.

Both SUVs offer top-notch fuel economy, too. The 2021 Rogue gets an EPA-estimated 27 city/35 highway MPG.* The 2021 Rogue Sport, on the other hand, gets an EPA-estimated 25 city/32 highway MPG.**

Ready to take on new trails or are you just looking for a way to get through rough road conditions and slippery streets? Either way, the Rogue and the Rogue Sport can help. Both models come with available Intelligent All-Wheel Drive (AWD). This system monitors the road ahead and automatically sends power to specific wheels as needed.

The result? You’ll get the control you need for a smooth and stable performance no matter what the conditions are like outside.


INTERIOR DIMENSIONS

2021 Nissan Rogue Interior 2021 Nissan Rogue Sport Interior

Compared to the Rogue Sport, the Rogue offers more space for you and your passengers to stretch out. There’s 43.3 inches of legroom for riders in the front seats and 38.5 inches of legroom for back-seat passengers. The Rogue Sport has 42.8 inches of legroom in the front and 33.4 inches of legroom in the back.

Ready for your next family road trip? These two Nissan SUVs have room for your cargo, too! Behind the back seats, you’ll have up to 36.5 cubic feet of cargo space in the Rogue and 22.9 cubic feet of cargo space in the Rogue Sport.

For even more space, fold down the rear seats. There’s 74.1 cubic feet of maximum cargo capacity for the 2021 Rogue and 61.1 cubic feet of cargo capacity for the Rogue Sport.

Furthermore, with available features like the Divide-N-Hide® Cargo System, you’ll be able to keep everything in the trunk safely tucked away and organized.


NISSAN ROGUE VS NISSAN ROGUE SPORT: TECHNOLOGIES

2021 Nissan Rogue InteriorTechnologies and features are must-haves for any SUV, whether you’re looking for a spacious commuter or a family hauler. Fortunately, you’ll have a lot to choose from with either the 2021 Nissan Rogue or the Nissan Rogue Sport.

Both SUVs come with infotainment options as well as smartphone connectivity features, like Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto. So, if you want to add a little more excitement and ease to your commutes, you’ll be able to do so with either of these impressive SUVs.

Plus, you’ll always know where to go with help from Nissan Door to Door Navigation with Premium Traffic. Available for both the Rogue and the Rogue Sport, it provides real-time traffic information as well as turn-by-turn directions, so you’ll always know the right routes to take.

2021 Nissan Rogue Orange Safety SchoolThis system even works after you’ve parked your car by sending a walking route to your destination to your mobile device. All you have to do is download the companion app.

The 2021 Rogue and the Rogue Sport also provide standard Nissan Safety Shield® 360 driver assistance technologies, including:

  • Blind Spot Warning
  • Lane Departure Warning
  • High Beam Assist
  • Rear Automatic Braking
  • Rear Cross Traffic Alert

Designed to help reduce the risk of accidents, these features will help you stay focused on the road ahead so you can drive with peace of mind.

Interested in learning more? Check out our Nissan Rogue reviews and our Nissan Rogue Sport review!


SCHEDULE A TEST DRIVE TO SEE WHICH IS BETTER FOR YOU

Choosing the right Nissan SUV may require a little bit of research, but the most crucial aspect of making the right decision is knowing what you need. If it’s more space and power, go with the 2021 Nissan Rogue. If it’s a well-equipped compact SUV, check out the Nissan Rogue Sport.

Regardless of which model you’re leaning toward, you can be sure you’re getting a car that will help keep you comfortable, safe, and entertained when you’re behind the wheel. So, if you’re ready to get a closer look at the Rogue and the Rogue Sport, contact us near Mobile, Prichard, and Saraland, Alabama, and schedule a test drive at Nissan of Mobile.

* 2021 EPA Fuel Economy Estimates. 27 City MPG / 35 Highway MPG / 30 Combined MPG for Rogue S FWD; 26 City MPG / 33 Highway MPG / 29 Combined MPG for Rogue S AWD; 26 City MPG / 34 Highway MPG / 29 Combined MPG for Rogue SV, SL, and Platinum FWD; 25 City MPG / 32 Highway MPG / 28 Combined MPG for Rogue SV, SL, and Platinum AWD. Actual mileage may vary with driving conditions. Use for comparison only.
** 2021 EPA Fuel Economy Estimates. 25 City MPG / 32 Highway MPG / 28 Combined MPG for Rogue Sport FWD; 24 City MPG / 30 Highway MPG / 27 Combined MPG for Rogue Sport AWD. Actual mileage may vary with driving conditions. Use for comparison only.

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