With the popular Nissan Rogue totally redesigned for 2014 with more features and amenities, Nissan is also offering a simplified lineup of the previous generation Rogue under the new "Rogue Select" nameplate. Designed to appeal to more price-sensitive buyers, Rogue Select is available at a starting Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price* of under $20,000 USD.
The 2014 Rogue Select is offered in just one trim level – Rogue Select S – in a choice of front-wheel drive or all-wheel drive. Just one equipment package is available, the S Convenience Package, with rear spoiler, roof rails, cruise control, RearView Monitor, 4.3-inch color audio display, SiriusXM Satellite Radio (SiriusXM subscription required, sold separately), Bluetooth® Hands-free Phone System and more.
The 2014 Rogue Select, like the all-new 2014 Rogue, is designed to satisfy both the functional needs of the buyers and their emotional needs – a combination that has made Rogue the second best-selling vehicles in the Nissan lineup.
2014 Rogue Select
Rogue Select's exterior styling includes dynamically arched forms and powerful rear shoulder lines. It features halogen headlights, door side guard molding with chrome accent trim, rear liftgate with fixed glass and large front door openings for easy ingress and egress. A rear spoiler and roof rails are available with the Convenience Package.
Every 2014 Rogue Select is built on Nissan's proven "C" platform, which provides high body stiffness with extensive use of high-strength steel. Rogue Select features a 105.9-inch wheelbase and 183.3-inch overall length, providing ample rear seat proportions.
Rogue Select's interior includes the versatility provided by a large 57.9 cubic feet of cargo space (with 2nd row seat folded down). The interior includes a driver-oriented cockpit, 6-way adjustable driver's seat, 4-way adjustable front passenger's seat, seatback storage pockets, air conditioning with microfilter and versatile center console with a lid, coin and cell phone holders. A rear 60/40 split-fold bench seat and oversize glove compartment are also standard.
Available features include the RearView Monitor, a 4.3-inch color display audio system with USB interface, Bluetooth® Hands-free Phone System, SiriusXM Satellite Radio (SiriusXM subscription required, sold separately), cruise control and steering wheel-mounted audio controls.
Engaging performance is provided by Rogue Select's standard QR25DE 2.5-liter DOHC 16-valve inline 4-cylinder, which is rated at 170 horsepower and 175 lb-ft torque. The engine is tuned to provide ample torque in the low-to-mid rpm range for smooth, powerful acceleration and quick initial response from a standing start. The engine features an aluminum block, 9.6:1 compression ratio and large diameter intake port and exhaust manifold.
Every 2014 Rogue Select comes with a standard Nissan Xtronic CVT®, combining smooth, linear and responsive acceleration feel with high-efficiency operation. Rogue Select's CVT utilizes Adaptive Shift Control and a high-speed central processing unit. Its advanced shift control offers the optimal shift pattern according to the driving situation and driver's demands, using input from driver operation, vehicle speed, road gradient, turning condition and acceleration to adjust shifting patterns accordingly. A "Sport Mode" switch is standard.
Rogue Select fuel economy is rated at 23 mpg City/28 mpg Highway for front-wheel drive models and 22 mpg City/27mpg mpg Highway for all-wheel drive models.
Rogue Select AWD models feature an intuitive All-Wheel Drive system. The system helps provides excellent all-weather performance and traction. Every Rogue Select also features standard Vehicle Dynamic Control (VDC) with Traction Control System (TCS) and 2-wheel or 4-wheel limited slip (ABLS).
Also standard is a 4-wheel independent suspension. The front suspension includes subframe-mounted independent struts with coil springs, high-performance shock absorbers with rebound springs, and a stabilizer bar. The rear independent multi-link suspension includes aluminum-alloy upper links, high-performance shock absorbers with rebound springs and stabilizer bar. The rear suspension design allows maximum luggage space (versus a rear strut design).
Responsive steering is provided by an Electric Power-assisted Steering (EPS) system. Every Rogue Select also comes equipped with standard power-assisted front and rear vented disc brakes with standard Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) with Electronic Brake force Distribution (EBD) and Brake Assist.
Rogue Select comes with 16-inch steel wheels and 215/70R16 tires.
Standard safety features include the Nissan Advanced Air Bag System (AABS) with dual-stage supplemental front air bags with seat belt and occupant classification sensors; front seat-mounted side impact supplemental air bags; roof-mounted curtain side impact supplemental air bags with rollover sensor for front and rear-seat outboard occupant head protection; front seat Active Head Restraints; 3-point front and rear seatbelts, front seat belts with pre-tensioners, load limiters and adjustable upper anchors and LATCH System (Lower Anchors and Tethers for CHildren).
Every Rogue Select also offers child safety rear door locks; Zone Body construction featuring front and rear crumple zones and occupant zone; Nissan Immobilizer system and anti-theft alarm system; and Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS).
The 2014 Rogue Select is available in one well-equipped model: Rogue Select S, in all-wheel drive and front-wheel drive configurations, with one available package: S Convenience Package. It is assembled by Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. in Kyushu, Japan.
For full information on the all-new 2014 Nissan Rogue, please go to NissanNews.com.
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*MSRP excludes applicable tax, title, license fees and destination charges. Dealer sets actual price. Prices and specs are subject to change without notice. Destination and handling $860.