2020 Nissan Rogue Vs. 2020 Hyundai Tucson in Edmonton, Alberta
2020 Nissan Rogue Vs. 2020 Hyundai Tucson Design
|Specifications||2020 Nissan Rogue S||2020 Hyundai Tucson Essential|
|Overall length (mm)||4,686||4,480|
|Overall width (mm)||1,840||1,850|
|Overall height (mm)||1,726||1,650|
|Headroom (front/rear) (mm)||1,057.2 / 978.1||1,005 / 995|
|Leg room (front/rear) (mm)||1,091.9 / 963.4||1,129 / 970|
|Hip room (front/rear) (mm)||1,372 / 1,322.7||1,413 / 1,384|
|Curb Weight (kg)||1,568||1,508 – 1,560|
As the above chart bears out, the 2020 Nissan Rogue and 2020 Hyundai Tucson are incredibly similar vehicles in size. With vehicle design getting perfected over the years for city driving, it’s frequently no surprise when competing brands have similarly-sized crossovers. It’s often the intangibles inside the vehicle, and what it is capable of that truly sets options in the segment apart (more on that later). Both crossovers maintain bright LED lights, stylish wheels and even roof rail racks for all the utility you need for your next adventure.
2020 Nissan Rogue Vs. 2020 Hyundai Tucson Performance
|Specifications||2020 Nissan Rogue Special Edition||2020 Hyundai Tucson Essential|
|Engine||2.5L DOHC 16-valve 4-cylinder||2.0L GDI 4-cylinder|
|Transmission||Xtronic CVT®||6-speed automatic|
|Drivetrain||FWD, Intelligent AWD||FWD, AWD|
|Fuel Economy (city/highway)||9.6 / 7.5||10 / 7.9|
The performance realm between the Rogue and the Tucson is where things separate for the Nissan. The base-level engines for each are the 2.5L DOHC 16-valve 4-cylinder in the Rogue and the 2.0L GDI 4-cylinder in the Tucson. More horsepower and torque are found in the Rogue than the Tucson, giving you a slight bit of extra pep. The Xtronic CVT® helps you along to better efficiency in the Rogue than the 6-speed automatic transmission does in the Tucson. That plays out to a fuel economy rating of 9.6 / 7.5 on the city/highway, while the Tucson gets to 10 / 7.9. While similar in design size, the Rogue displays a bit more power and efficiency under its hood than the Tucson.
2020 Nissan Rogue Vs. 2020 Hyundai Tucson Safety
Both of these crossovers present city and highway-wary technology with a full suite of safety features to make your drive that much more intuitive. The Nissan Rogue has both ProPilot ASSIST and Intelligent Mobility, which showcases all of its secure systems’ improved safety and control. This includes everything including Intelligent Cruise Control, Steer Assist, Intelligent Emergency Braking, Intelligent Blind Spot Warning, Rear Cross Traffic Alert, High Beam Assist and much more. The SmartSense™ suite is Hyundai’s collection of safety technologies, with systems like Blind-Spot Collision Warning, Lane Departure Warning, Rear Cross-Traffic Collision Warning and more. Both vehicles maintain top-tier safety technologies, spread out across each trim level, and provide equal utility across each.
2020 Nissan Rogue or 2020 Hyundai Tucson?
It ends up being a close heat between the two, and both starting at close MSRPs, the 2020 Rogue at $26,898 and the Tucson at $25,999. At the highest level trims, the SL Platinum comes out as the slightly cheaper version at $37,698 while the Tucson Ultimate is at $37,999. Despite their similar design and safety features, it’s the Rogue that pulls ahead when you compare their performance features. The Nissan Rogue emerges as the choice between these two similarly rated crossovers thanks to its bump in power and Nissan’s intelligent safety and technology features.
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