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2019 Nissan Rogue vs 2019 Chevrolet Equinox

2019 Nissan Rogue vs. 2019 Chevrolet Equinox

2019 Nissan Rogue Inventory

Nissan Rogue and the Chevrolet Equinox. Both offer admirable performance and smarts, but there some key differences between the two sophisticated compact SUVs.




The 2019 Nissan Rogue slightly edges out the 2019 Equinox when it comes to power. The Rogue comes equipped with a standard 2.5-liter DOHC 4-cylinder engine that delivers 170 horsepower, 175 lb-ft of torque, and up to 33 mpg on the highway, while the Rogue Hybrid comes equipped with a 2.0-liter DOHC 4-cylinder engine paired with an electric motor that delivers 176 total horsepower and up to 35 mpg on the highway.* The Equinox offers similar power, coming equipped with a 170-horsepower 1.5-liter turbo four-cylinder engine that pumps out 170 horsepower and offers up to 32 mpg on the highway.

In addition, the Nissan offers Intelligent All-Wheel Drive (AWD) on all trim levels, whereas the Equinox doesn’t offer all-wheel drive on the base trim.
Both the 2019 Rogue and 2019 Equinox offer cutting-edge safety technologies to drivers, but only the Rogue earned a “Top Pick” title from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety.

All of the Rogue’s trim levels come with a standard Nissan Advanced Air Bag System and standard Automatic Emergency Braking with Pedestrian Detection. The Rogue also offers Nissan’s Safety Shield 360°, which comes standard on all trim levels above the base trim. Included in this suite of active safety technologies are Rear Emergency Braking with Pedestrian Detection, Rear Automatic Braking with Rear Sonar System, Rear Cross Traffic Alert, Blind Spot Warning, Lane Departure Warning, and High Beam Assist. You can also opt for Nissan’s ProPilot Assist on the SV trim level and above.

The 2019 Equinox offers various safety technologies, but only as available as you move up trim levels. You can opt for features like Forward Collision Alert and Lane Change Alert with Side Blind Zone Alert.

Ultimately, it’s clear the 2019 Nissan Rogue is the winner of this comparison. Learn more about all of the ways in which it trumps the competition at Nissan of Melbourne.

* 2019 EPA Fuel Economy Estimates for Rogue®:

  • 26 City MPG / 33 Highway MPG / 29 Combined MPG for 2019 Rogue FWD (S, SV, and SL trims)
  • 25 City MPG / 32 Highway MPG / 27 Combined MPG for 2019 Rogue AWD (S, SV, and SL trims)
  • 33 City MPG / 35 Highway MPG / 34 Combined MPG for 2019 Rogue Hybrid FWD (SV Hybrid and SL Hybrid trims)
  • 31 City MPG / 34 Highway MPG / 33 Combined MPG for 2019 Rogue Hybrid AWD (SV Hybrid and SL Hybrid trims)
  • Actual mileage may vary with driving conditions — use for comparison only.