The auto industry is filled with choices when shopping for a new compact crossover SUV. As drivers continue their love for the segment, the competition has become fierce. With the automotive segments ability to offer excellent versatility and capability as well as the latest technology, comfort, and safety features, it’s easy to understand why they are such a popular choice with shoppers. Two of the top vehicles in the segment continue to be the Nissan Rogue and Honda CR-V. Which compact crossover SUV is right for you? This side-by-side comparison of the 2020 Nissan Rogue vs 2020 Honda CR-V will help you decide by offering you a closer look at each vehicle and how they compare to each other.
Both the Nissan Rogue and Honda CR-V offer a variety of strong points, practicality, reliability, and safety but, one of them does have more to offer than the other. Keep reading to learn more about the differences between the new 2020 Nissan Rogue and 2020 Honda CR-V.
2020 Nissan Rogue
2020 Honda CR-V
170-hp, 2.5-liter I-4
184-hp, 2.4-liter I-4
2.5L DOHC 16-valve 4-Cylinder
Base Model Engine
1.5L Turbocharged In-Line 4-Cylinder
106 cubic feet
106 cubic feet
70 cubic feet
Max Cargo Volume
75.8 cubic feet
Base Model Curb Weight
Combined Fuel Economy
Fuel Tank Size
FWD, Intelligent AWD
Rogue vs. CR-V: Performance
When comparing the Nissan Rogue versus the new Honda CR-V, you will notice that one crossover is more powerful, while the other is more efficient. The 2020 Honda CR-V is equipped with a 2.4L engine capable of producing 184 hp. The 2020 Nissan Rogue is outfitted with a 2.5L engine that delivers 170 hp. However, when you look at the Nissan Rogue mpg, it has the advantage, earning an EPA-estimated combined fuel economy rating of 29 mpg. The Honda CR-V falls just a bit short at 28 mpg.
Rogue vs. CR-V: Warranty Coverage
When you look at warranty coverage for the 2020 Honda CR-V and the 2020 Nissan Rogue, you will notice that it is almost identical. Both SUVs offer the following coverage:
Bumper-to-Bumper: 36 months/36,000 miles
Powertrain: 60 months/60,000 miles
Roadside Assistance: 36 months/36,000 miles
Corrosion: 60 months/unlimited miles
Nissan Rogue vs. Honda CR-V Engine Specs
Taking a look at the chart above, you’ll see the Nissan Rogue comes standard with the 2.5L DOHC 16-valve 4-cylinder engine, boasting 170-hp and 175 lb-ft of torque for impressive performance on Bonney Lake roads. Though the Honda CR-V 1.5L Turbocharged engine edges the Rogue out with 190-hp and 179 lb-ft of torque, the Nissan Rogue comes with the full suite of Nissan Intelligent Mobility™ technologies to keep you and your passengers safe. These technologies include:
Intelligent All-Wheel Drive
Hill Start Assist
Intelligent Trace Control
Active Ride Control
Intelligent Engine Brake
Safety Shield® 360
If you’re interested in learning more about the full offerings of Nissan Intelligent Mobility™, please contact our team of experts who is more than happy to guide you through the myriad of safety and comfort features of the Nissan Rogue.
Comparing the 2020 Nissan Rogue and the 2020 Honda CRV.
Are you looking for a New Crossover SUV in the Knoxville area? If so Rusty Wallace Nissan is here to help make the decision on which Crossover to go with easier.
When comparing the 2020 Nissan Rogue and 2020 Honda CRV there are very few differences in general attributes. Below are listed a few differences that we feel give the 2020 Nissan Rogue an edge over the competition.
Planning a road trip around Sevierville and the beautiful surrounding Tennessee Mountains? Both the CRV and Rogue have similar interior space measurements and seating options. For the CR-V a 7.0-inch touchscreen is equipped on most models and a 7.0-inch touchscreen is standard in the Rogue. The Rogue also offers multiple cargo configurations and an optional hands-free tailgate for convenience.
In regards to key safety options, both the Rogue and the CR-V have standard features you would expect from a modern crossover.
The extra safety features are where the Rogue shines. The Rogue offers an optional Around View® Monitor to allow the driver to see objects all around the vehicle on a screen. The CR-V only offers a rear monitor. When turning the vehicle off, drivers of the Rogue are reminded to check the back seat if they opened the rear door before starting out. The CR-V doesn’t offer a back seat reminder. The Rogue SV/SL has standard Rear Automatic Braking that uses rear sensors to monitor and automatically apply the brakes to prevent a rear collision. The CR-V doesn’t offer backup collision prevention brakes. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration does side impact tests on new vehicles. In this test, which crashes the vehicle into a flat barrier at 38.5 MPH, results indicate that the Nissan Rogue is safer than the Honda CR-V.
The 2020 Nissan Rogue is a bread-and-butter crossover that does it all for a low price. The information listed is why we feel the 2020 Nissan Rogue is the best pick for you and your family.
Want to see exactly what the 2020 Nissan Rogue can do for your family? Come see us at Rusty Wallace Nissan of Knoxville, near Clinton, Maryville, and Oak Ridge today to take it for a test drive. We know you’ll come away impressed with its balance of size, roominess, fuel efficiency, and features. Can’t make it by today? You can also check out our online inventory, choose a few Rogue’s and vehicles that suit your needs, and schedule a future test drive. You can also get Pre-qualified and view our current specials.