2022 Nissan Rogue Debuts New Infiniti-Powered Gasoline Engine

2022 Nissan Rogue Debuts New Infiniti-Powered Gasoline Engine

2022 Nissan Rogue Debuts New Infiniti-Powered Gasoline Engine

The new generation of the Nissan X-Trail will debut in Europe in 2022, although the model has already been marketed for a year in the United States. A completely new SUV that debuts a new high-powered turbo petrol engine that completes the range.

It has been a little over a year since the new nissan rogue It is marketed in the United States, while its European equivalent awaits its commercial launch. The Nissan x-trail It will reach the Old Continent market in 2022, once the also new Qashqai has already been consolidated.

Offered in the United States with a 2.5-liter four-cylinder gasoline engine, Nissan has announced a new block has all the ballots to be one of the stars in Europe as its technical characteristics are very different than usual across the Atlantic. It is a novel propellant of three cylinders and 1.5 liters with «VC-Turbo» technology, developing a maximum power of 204 hp and 305 Nm of torque.

Detail of the new 1.5-liter VC-Turbo engine of the Nissan Rogue 2022

New 1.5 VC-Turbo engine delivers power and efficiency

More power and more torque than the 2.5-liter block with which the Rogue is marketed which, currently, has 182 hp and 245 Nm. The new engine on board the American SUV features a system developed by Infiniti for the QX50. Like the luxury SUV, its control unit is capable of continuously varying – and adjusting – the compression ratio, offering a low level of consumption in a calm driving or a more dynamic performance by demanding extra power by stepping on the accelerator, ensuring greater safety when overtaking.

Nissan has confirmed that this new engine will be associated with a revised “Xtronic” continuously variable automatic gearbox, equipped with two oil pump pumps. One mechanical for smoother operation and one electrical that only activates under more demanding operating conditions. An improvement that has also allowed the transmission ratio to be extended by up to 17 percent.

This new mechanical combination, which It will be released this coming winter in the North American market, it will be available both with front-wheel drive and 4×4 all-wheel drive, a very interesting option also for the European market, but we have to wait for the manufacturer to officially confirm its launch, along with all the details.

Photo Nissan Rogue 2022 - interior
The interior of the Nissan Rogue, and X-Trail, is modern and technological


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