The 2019 Nissan Rogue Sport is a smaller sibling of the Rogue compact crossover. Its dimensions allow it to move quicker. Also, the SUV is going to be lighter, so compared to Rogue, the Sport version will have better fuel economy. Interior can be upgraded with the platinum package, although Android Auto will be there in base units for 2019 season. Various accessories are going to be added. Buyers can choose between Nissan Rogue Sport in manual and automatic mode.
Spy pics of the 2019 Nissan Rogue Sport are not yet available. However, some experts believe we will see the vehicle by the end of 2018. The successor of the Qashqai in the US market will share a lot of in common with its sibling. Qashqai was renamed in 2017, and ever since it appears in North America as Rogue Sport. Also, this version has many similarities with the SUV whose name it uses. But, the combination is making it unique.
2019 Nissan Rogue Sport Facelift
For upcoming season the crossover won’t suffer big changes. Exterior will get only cosmetic treatment with minor updates. On the other hand, we can expect more inside the vehicle, but nothing radical. The infotainment system is getting new features. Highlights of it are Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. Whatsoever, other accessories will be updated with latest versions.
2019 Nissan Rogue Sport Dimensions and Ground Clearance
The 2019 Nissan Rogue Sport is smaller than the regular version. It is 172 inches long, with a 104-inch wheelbase. The base Rogue adds 12 inches of overall length and 2.5 inches of wheelbase.
The 2019 Rogue Sport will keep the same ground clearance. The SUV is 1 inch taller than its sibling and very close to an 8.7-inch gap of the Subaru Outback. On the other hand, it comes with almost 2 extra inches compared to Honda CR-V.
2019 Nissan Rogue Sport Fuel Economy
Under the hood of the 2019 Nissan Rogue Sport will be a 2.0-liter four-cylinder unit capable to produce 150 hp. Compared to the standard model, the Sport version is not getting a hybrid drivetrain. But again, engineers are going to improve MPG rating to match the output of its sibling that uses the 2.5-liter mill. The fuel economy of the Nissan Rogue Sport should be one of the vehicle’s main advantage.
For the upcoming season, one of the news could be a manual transmission. So far, the 2019 Nissan Rogue Sport comes only with a CVT, but it could be changed soon. All-wheel drive remains the optional mode to a front-wheel drive system which comes by default.
2019 Nissan Rogue Sport Price
We will see similar trim levels for 2019 Nissan Rogue Sport. Base models will come with an S badge and these crossovers are going to cost around $23,000. The SV is the next level that brings accessories worth around $1.500 more. A significant rise in price comes with SL trim that will cost at least $28k. The Premium SL package replaced Platinum in 2018. However, it could come back with the next 2019 Rogue Sport. With it, the price of the SUV will be closer to $35,000.