On the outside, the 2012 Nissan Rogue is just rugged enough to rival some of its larger sports utility competitors, but still compact and sleek enough to appeal to a driver's appreciation of beauty and practicality. The standard 16" wheels are constructed of durable steel but can be upgraded to 17" or 18" aluminum alloy for appearance, reduced weight and increased fuel efficiency. Power mirrors come standard and can be heated as an option, while all door handles are chrome as a standard feature. Up the Rogue's sportiness with front fog lamps and optional xenon headlights for even more of an edge.
Concerning the interior, the 2012 Nissan Rogue offers much in the way of spaciousness and comfort. Five people are seated comfortably within the simply adorned cabin, which sports standard bucket seats, silver-lined controls and knobs and attractive orange lighting accents in the instrument panel. Choose from a variety of available upholstery options to suit your preferences, including single- or two-tone cloth and leather. Automatic climate control is also available for enhanced driver and passenger comfort.
When it comes to the mechanical side of performance and safety, the 2012 Nissan Rogue excels with a 2.5 liter four cylinder that puts out 170 horsepower and 175