2017 Nissan Rogue Mid-cycle Update

According to unofficial sources, the 2017 Nissan Rogue is supposed to undergo a mid-cycle refresh. The current generation of the popular crossover SUV arrived for the 2014 MY, which means the 2017 model will be in its fourth year when it goes on sale. Although official announcements are yet to be released, we expect it to offer certain visual changes as well as several technological updates.We’re still awaiting official confirmation of its release date, but the 2017 Nissan Rogue is most likely to hit the showrooms in late 2016. As for the pricing numbers, don’t expect it to stray too far from its current price tag of $23,000 for the base model.

2017 Nissan Rogue Facelift

When it was first unveiled a few years ago, the current Rogue came with a stylish new look and elegant profile that stands out in the crowd. Although the model still looks fresh, the 2017 Nissan Rogue is expected to adopt several visual tweaks concentrated mostly on its front fascia. It should receive a revised grille and reshaped headlights, while its front bumper will also come modified. As for the interior, it is expected to undergo a similar treatment. There will be some minor modifications of the dashboard, improved materials as well as a few styling tweaks.

2017 Nissan Rogue Updates


The 2017 Nissan Rogue is very likely to offer a longer list of standard features. More specifically, the upcoming model will be more richly appointed when it comes to the safety systems. The anticipated technological upgrades will be added to the ones that came a little while ago with the 2016 Rogue. Namely, it adopted rear cross traffic alerts and forward emergency braking, while the SV Premium Package and SL models now include Siri Eyes Free system. After the upcoming update, Nissan’s mid-size crossover will certainly be an even more appealing option in this highly competitive segment.

Engine Specs

Now, the engine department of the 2017 Nissan Rogue will be virtually unchanged compared to the outgoing version. It will be offered with the familiar 2.5-liter four-cylinder unit paired with an Xtronic continuously variable transmission (CVT). The power output is rated at 170 horsepower with 175 pound-feet of torque. While the front-wheel drive models return 26/33 mpg (city/highway), the all-wheel drive Rogue’s fuel economy is estimated at 25/32 mpg.

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