3 Reasons to Buy a 2022 Nissan Rogue, Not a 2022 Honda CR-V

The Nissan Rogue is coming fresh off of a redesign for the 2021 model year. The latest version of the SUV offers even more updates. How does the 2022 Nissan Rogue small SUV compare to the popular Honda CR-V? Here’s why the Nissan Rogue could be a better buy.

The 2022 Nissan Rogue has better fuel economy than the CR-V

A blue 2022 Nissan Rogue is driving on the road.
The 2022 Nissan Rogue | Nissan

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The 2022 Nissan Rogue achieves 30 miles per gallon in the city and 37 miles per gallon on the highway. It gets 33 miles per gallon combined. The 2022 Honda CR-V gets 28 miles per gallon in the city and 34 miles per gallon on the highway or 31 miles per gallon combined.

The Honda CR-V has a 14.0-gallon tank. The Nissan Rogue has a 14.5-gallon tank. Nissan’s compact SUV gets about 44.5 more miles of driving range than the Honda CR-V per full gas tank. While 44.5 extra miles per full tank may not seem like much, the driving range adds up when factoring in the rising price of gas.

Fuel economy is more important than ever before. The Nissan Rogue’s superior fuel economy could make it a better buy than the popular Honda CR-V for some drivers.

The Nissan Rogue includes better standard tech than the CR-V


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The Nissan Rogue comes with better standard tech than Honda’s small SUV. It has a larger standard touchscreen infotainment system. The Rogue comes with a standard 8.0-inch touchscreen. The CR-V’s standard touchscreen infotainment system is 7.0 inches. The largest CR-V screen is 8.0 inches. The largest Rogue screen is 9.0 inches.

According to U.S. News & World Report, the Rogue has superior interior technology. Interior tech is an important part of any new vehicle. A vehicle’s infotainment system often affects the overall driving and ownership experience. Many drivers decide to put aftermarket infotainment systems in their vehicles when they feel that a standard infotainment screen is too small. The Rogue’s screen isn’t enormous, but it’s large enough for most consumers to enjoy.

The 2022 Nissan Rogue is the safer small SUV

A red 2022 Nissan Rogue is driving on the road.
The 2022 Nissan Rogue | Nissan

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The 2022 Nissan Rogue comes with plenty of standard safety features. It includes Automatic Emergency Braking with Pedestrian Detection, Rear Automatic Braking, Blind-Spot Warning, and Lane Departure Warning. The Rogue also includes Rear Cross Traffic Alert and High Beam Assist. It features standard Forward Collision Warning, Driver Attention Warning, and parking sensors.

The latest Nissan Rogue is an IIHS Top Safety Pick+. It got better safety test ratings than the Honda CR-V small SUV. The Honda CR-V may be more affordable and provide plenty of value for its price, but if you’re looking for fuel efficiency, great standard tech, and high safety ratings, the 2022 Nissan Rogue is the better buy.

Learn more about the Nissan Rogue in the next article below.

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