2017 Nissan Rogue vs 2017 Hyundai Tucson: a matter of detail
Increasingly, consumers are turning to the SUV segment when the time comes to purchase their next vehicle. Indeed, at the moment there are more SUV sales than car sales, a reality that is not lost to automakers who are constantly improving their SUV offering, Two examples are the 2017 Nissan Rogue and the 2017 Hyundai Tucson.
Both models have a lot to offer, and your final choice will be based on your needs. When it comes to the 2017 Nissan Rogue, it stands out mainly in terms of interior space, performance and energy efficiency. Especially when we compare it to the 2017 Hyundai Tucson.
More space in the 2017 Nissan Rogue than in the 2017 Hyundai Tucson
Let's start with interior space. Whether with the rear seats in place or with the rear seat lowered, you get more space in the Rogue than in the Tucson. Indeed, the 2017 Nissan Rogue is one of the most spacious SUVs in its class with 1,112 liters of standard space and 1,982 liters when the rear seat is lowered.
As for the 2017 Hyundai Tucson, it offers 877 liters with all the seats in place, and if you lower the rear seat, you have 1,754 liters. As you can see, the 2017 Nissan Rogue has clear advantages in terms of space and versatility. In addition, the Rogue offers the ability to have three rows of seats to accommodate seven passengers when needed. The Tucson does not have that option.
A more powerful and fuel-efficient engine for the 2017 Nissan Rogue
The 2017 Nissan Rogue is therefore more spacious than the Hyundai Tucson, and it is also more powerful while being more fuel-efficient. It is powered out of the gate by a 2.5-liter, four-cylinder engine that develops 170 horsepower and 175 lb-ft of torque.
Combined with a continuously variable automatic transmission, this engine has an average fuel consumption rating of 9.2 liters per 100 kilometers in the city and 7.0 liters per 100 kilometers on the highway in front-wheel drive models, and 9.6 liters per 100 kilometers in the city and 7.4 liters per 100 kilometers on the highway with all-wheel drive.
The 2017 Hyundai Tucson is powered by a 2.0-liter, four-cylinder engine developing 164 horsepower and 151 pound-feet of torque. It is therefore less powerful than the Rogue engine, but it consumes more fuel. It has a fuel economy rating of 10.1 liters per 100 kilometers in the city and 7.8 liters per 100 kilometers on the highway with FWD, and 11.0 liters per 100 kilometers in the city and 9.1 liters per 100 kilometers on the highway with all-wheel drive.
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