Wednesday, May 11, 2011

2011 Nissan Rogue Review

Nissan Rogue crossover SUV in model year 2011 with an appearance again updated, refined interior, with added technology and convenience, and another thing - more of the same high value, high-fun attitude that Nissan Rogue is one of the most popular compact crossover SUV in its class since it was introduced four years ago.

The big news for the new year model is a series of new features previously unavailable for Nissan Rogue are proposed for 2011, including the Nissan navigation system, rearview camera, 18-inch alloy wheels aluminum, USB port for iPod ® and other devices, automatic air conditioning and automatic on / off headlights - just to name a few. Many new features are standard on the Nissan Rogue S, such as iPod ® connectivity, driver seat 6-way manual adjustment and illuminated vanity mirrors.

"There are several ways of looking at the" value "in a vehicle today, and the new Nissan Rogue meets all measures - affordability, energy efficiency, quality and versatility," said Al Castignetti, vice president and general manager, Nissan Division, Nissan North America, Inc. "Often overlooked in the equation is the sophistication and style, which was significantly increased in the redesigned 2011 -. Rogue proving once again that the Nissan Rogue is the perfect blend of fun and functionality "

In 2011, the Nissan Rogue is available in two well equipped models, Rogue S and Rogue, Rogue S and a special SV Krom Edition ™ is designed to add a unique dimension to conventional compact SUV it sports aggressive styling, exclusive wheels 18-inch and the center-out, sport-tuned exhaust. Rogue All models have four wheel drive and front-wheel drive configurations.

Among the many improvements for the fourth year of production of Nissan Rogue is a restyled exterior with new front fascia and grille, new rear wings, new chrome side panel accents the front door, new rear spoiler and the tires and a BA in chrome refinishing. Also added are new for 2011 wheels 18 "aluminum alloy for the Nissan Rogue S and Rogue SL Krom Edition ™ package, new tires with low rolling resistance (available with aluminum alloy wheels 17 inches) and a new subfield of the roof.

Four new exterior colors are offered: Pearl White, Cayenne Red, black and amethyst satin steel - in cooperation with the transfer of four colors, Indigo Blue, Super Black, Brilliant Silver and Platinum Graphite.

Interior additions for new model year include a redesigned instrument panel and a new center panel, with cloth seats and an improved mood lighting for new Nissan Rogue S Other features include a computer training on all models, air conditioning system in SV and SL premium package, standard camera rear backup Rogue SV and a color screen of 4.3 inches with a USB audio interface for Nissan Rogue SV models. New Nissan Navigation System (Secure Digital Card-based) with a color screen of 5.0 inch touch XM NavTraffic ® real-time traffic information (XM ® subscription required, sold separately) is now available with optional packages SV.

Fresh new exterior driver-oriented interior

Rogue exterior is designed to present an image of modern sophistication. Its dramatic styling includes dynamically arched forms and powerful rear shoulder lines. The major reform in 2011 adds to its sporty look, while enhancing the luxurious look of Nissan Rogue.

"Unlike the compact SUV class, there is nothing toy-like for the Nissan Rogue," said Castignetti. "From the chrome accents and available for 18-inch wheels, the Rogue is a sophisticated, adult styles go to the sporty look and performance."

Nissan Rogue features xenon headlights, available power sliding sunroof with dark gray glass, and available roof rails (removable crossbars available as accessory). chrome door handles, body-color bumpers, rear tailgate glass fixed, and power outside mirrors are standard.

The body also has a large front opening door to easy entry and exit. Nissan Rogue S Krom ™ version includes a grid embedded in a single integrated fog lights front aggressive, bold rear design sports dashboard integrated center-exit exhaust, high-gloss 18-inch aluminum alloy wheels, integrated rear spoiler and color body-colored power outside mirrors.

Every Nissan Rogue is built on proven "C" platform, which offers a high body stiffness with extensive use of high strength steel used to help reduce body weight. Nissan Rogue has a wheelbase of 105.9 cm and 182.9 cm in overall length - among the longest in class, relative to key competitors small crossover - to provide enough rear seat proportions and one of the longest lengths inside in the class.

Nissan Rogue interior is designed to satisfy both the functional needs of buyers and their emotional needs - including the versatility of a large 58 cubic feet of cargo space. The interior features a cockpit-oriented driver, available seat surfaces and leather-appointed driver's seat of power at 6. heated front seats and mirrors are also available with a folding front passenger seat (standard on SV) - which allows over 8.5 feet of cargo space at the front and rear for carrying long items such as wood or ladders. A 60/40 split folding rear seat and oversize glove box and center console all contribute to versatile functionality impressive Nissan Rogue.

Utility is enhanced by convenient storage and many features ultra-functionality, including an oversized glove box, a large center console and a washable, removable tray that fits under the cargo area floor to hold gear is wet or dirty tools. Rogue features daily use also include a variety of cupholders, memo / pen holder, wallet and cell phone holders for sunglasses /.

In addition, the navigation system and reversing Mirror Monitor, available technology features include Nissan's Intelligent Key ™, Bluetooth ® hands-free system (GEN3), XM ® Satellite Radio (XM ® fee, sold separately) and a powerful Bose ® developed audio system with 7 speakers Richbass Nd ® ® woofer, AUX and MP3 playback.

A computer training standard includes remote displays empty, average fuel consumption, average speed, elapsed time and outside temperature. Available steering wheel mounted controls include audio, Bluetooth ® telephone system with speakerphone and cruise control (cruise control is standard on all models).

Engaging Performance

Nissan Rogue online standard QR25DE 2.5-liter DOHC 16-valve 4-cylinder engine is rated at 170 horsepower and 175 lb.-ft. of torque, tuned to provide ample torque in the low rev range and means plans for a smooth, strong acceleration and quick initial response from a standing start. The engine has an aluminum block, pistons and reduces the friction of piston rings and increase the thermal efficiency (over the engine design of the previous generation 2.5-liter), compression ratio 9.6 : 1, big mouth diameter suction and exhaust manifold.

Each is standard on the Nissan Rogue Nissan Xtronic CVT ™, combining smooth, linear and responsive acceleration feel a very effective action. Rogue's CVT use Adaptive Shift Control and a fast CPU. E 'developed to transfer control of the optimal model has shifted in response to driving conditions and driving requirements, input from driver operation, vehicle speed, road gradient, turning condition and acceleration of the work may be amended accordingly.

Nissan Rogue fuel economy is rated at 22 mpg city (TBC) / 28 mpg highway for 2WD models and 22 mpg city/26 mpg highway for models with four-wheel drive.

Nissan Rogue AWD models are equipped with an advanced intuitive All-Wheel Drive. The system can provide excellent performance in all weather and traction. Every Rogue also has standard Vehicle Dynamic Control (VDC) with traction control (TCS).

Nissan Rogue is equipped with a standard 4-wheel independent suspension. The front suspension includes subframe mounted independent struts with coil springs, high-performance shock absorbers with coilover springs and tilt. Multi-link independent rear suspension includes aluminum-alloy upper links, high-performance shock absorbers with rebound springs and stabilizer bar. Maximum rear suspension design space storage (versus rear strut design).

Responsive steering is provided by an electric power steering (EPS). Every Nissan Rogue is also equipped with standard front and back assisted ventilated disc brakes with standard antilock brakes (ABS) with Electronic Brake Force Distribution (EBD) and Brake Assist (BA).

Rogue S models come with steel wheels P215/70R16 tires and 16 inches, while the aluminum wheels P225/60R17 tires with 17-inch are standard on the Nissan Rogue VS. Rogue S Chrome Edition ™ has a unique radiant finish 18 "wheels alloy aluminum with P225/55R18 Dunlop SP Sport 7000 A / S tires. New wheels 18 "aluminum alloy and P225/55R18 tires are available with SL Package.

Suudet the Nissan Advanced Air Bag System (AAbs) dual-stage front airbags and seat belts complementary and passenger classification sensor, front seat side-impact complement of air bags, roof curtain side-impact air bags with rollover sensors complement the front and side for the rear seats of passenger head protection, front seat Active front headrests and 3-point rear seatbelts, front seatbelts with pretensioners, load limiters and adjustable upper anchors, LATCH system (Lower Anchors and tethers for children ).

Each of the Nissan Rogue also offers child safety rear door locks, body building area with the front and rear crumple zones, and passenger area, Nissan Immobilizer system and anti-theft system and tire pressure monitoring (TPMS) .

Nissan Rogue S ™ Chromium Edition

The Nissan Rogue Krom ™ Edition, which was added to the lineup in late 2009, is available on disk configurations front wheel drive and four-wheel and three exterior colors - White Pearl, Super Black Graphite and Platinum.

Built on the solid foundations of the Nissan Rogue S ™ Chrome Edition adds 18-inch polished aluminum wheels with P225/55R18 tires and finishing a single grid integrated into the aggressive front fascia with integrated fog lights. In the back cover Nissan Rogue S Chrome ™ Edition is a bold sports fascia with center-exit exhaust, integrated rear tinted windows.

Rear spoiler in body color, body power color exterior mirrors, emblem Krom ™ and steering wheel audio complete the changes Krom ™ equipment.


Two option packages are offered in 2011, besides editing Krom ™. Premium Package (available on Rogue SV) has the Nissan Navigation System with color display and 5.0 inch touch XM NavTraffic ® real-time traffic information (XM ® subscription required, sold separately), power sunroof electric, automatic on / off lights and automatic climate control.

SL Package features leather seats with care, heated front seats and outside mirrors, leather-wrapped steering wheel, alloy 18-inch alloy wheels, Nissan Navigation System with 5.0 inch touch screen and XM NavTraffic ® time actual traffic information (XM ® for a fee, sold separately) Bose ® audio system with 7 high-quality speakers and a subwoofer, auto-dimming rearview mirror, xenon headlights, auto on / off headlights, power glass moonroof, automatic climate control and front. SL The package is available on Nissan Rogue SV.

"When you change Nissan Rogue 2011, has a new, exciting, with no compromise alternative to the traditional sedan, space and small commercial vehicles," said Castignetti. "It will provide a wide range of response of the vehicle with the needs of the most valuable and fun, today's buyers are looking for."