FRANKLIN, Tenn., Sept. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Nissan North America, Inc. (NNA) today announced pricing for the 2012 Nissan Rogue crossover, which receives a number of exciting changes for the new model year. A new Special Edition Package is designed to provide budget-conscious buyers with a range of convenience and technology features – including 16-inch aluminum-alloy wheels, AM/FM/CD audio system with 4.3-inch color display and USB connectivity, XM® Satellite Radio (XM® subscription required, sold separately) and RearView Monitor – at an affordable price. The Special Edition Package is priced at $1,200, a $1,000 savings over the cost of items if purchased separately.
Other enhancements for 2012 include the addition of the Around View™ Monitor to the SL Package at no extra cost (compared to the 2011 SL Package M.S.R.P.). Rogue is the first non-luxury vehicle in the U.S. to offer this innovative technology, which utilizes four separate cameras to create a virtual 360 degree overhead view of the Rogue and its surroundings when parking. For a more detailed explanation and short video, please go to http://www.nissan-global.com/EN/TECHNOLOGY/OVERVIEW/avm.html.
Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Prices* (MSRP) for the 2012 Nissan Rogue include:
Rogue S CVT FWD
Rogue SV CVT FWD
Rogue SV CVT w/SL Package FWD
Rogue S CVT AWD
Rogue SV CVT AWD
Rogue SV CVT w/SL Package AWD
About the 2012 Nissan Rogue
Following an upgraded look for the 2011 model year, the Nissan Rogue crossover SUV adds a new Special Edition Package for 2012, along with revised content for the various option packages. Rogue once again offers excellent value, while satisfying both the functional needs of the buyers and their emotional needs – which has made Rogue one of the best-selling vehicles in the Nissan lineup.
With its standard 170-horsepower 2.5-liter 4-cylinder engine, advanced Xtronic CVT® (Continuously Variable Transmission), Vehicle Dynamic Control (VDC), 4-wheel disc brakes with Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) and available Intuitive All-Wheel Drive system, Rogue balances Nissan-style driving enjoyment with the versatility provided by a large 57.9 cubic feet of cargo space (with 2nd row seat folded down), a 60/40 split rear seat and available fold-down front passenger seat. Utility is enhanced by numerous storage and ultra-functionality features, including an oversized glove compartment and a large center console. Rogue also offers six standard air bags and 28 mpg fuel economy.
The new high-value Special Edition Package includes steering wheel audio controls, RearView Monitor, 4.3-inch audio display, USB connectivity, satellite radio, fog lights and privacy glass. The addition of a new "Sport Mode" switch on all models provides enhanced engine and transmission response for a more spirited driving experience. And, with the addition of the innovative Around View™ Monitor to the SL Package, Rogue becomes the first non-luxury vehicle in the United States to offer this unique feature. Other available technology features include Nissan Intelligent Key™, Bluetooth® Hands-free Phone System, XM® Satellite Radio (XM® subscription required, sold separately) Nissan Navigation System, RearView Monitor, Xenon headlights and a Bose®-developed audio system.
About Nissan North America
In North America, Nissan's operations include automotive styling, design, engineering, consumer and corporate financing, sales and marketing, distribution and manufacturing. Nissan is dedicated to improving the environment under the Nissan Green Program 2010 and has been recognized as a 2010 and 2011 ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. More information about Nissan in North America and the complete line of Nissan and Infiniti vehicles can be found online at www.NissanUSA.com and www.Infiniti.com.
Nissan Motor Co., Ltd., Japan's second largest Japanese automotive company by volume, is headquartered in Yokohama, Japan and is an integral pillar of the Renault-Nissan Alliance. Operating with more than 150,000 employees globally, Nissan provided customers with more than 4 million vehicles in 2010. With a strong commitment to developing exciting and innovative products for all, Nissan delivers a comprehensive range of fuel-efficient and low-emissions vehicles under the Nissan and Infiniti brands. A pioneer in zero emission mobility, Nissan made history with the introduction of the Nissan LEAF, the first affordable, mass-market, pure-electric vehicle and winner of numerous international accolades including the prestigious 2011 European Car of the Year award.
For more information on our products, services and commitment to Sustainable Mobility, visit our website at http://www.nissan-global.com/EN/.
* MSRP excludes applicable tax, title, license fees and destination charges. Dealer sets actual price. Prices and specs are subject to change without notice.
SOURCE Nissan North America, Inc.