Why the 2023 Nissan Rogue Is the Perfect Family-Friendly Midsize SUV

April 14th, 2023 by

A red 2023 Nissan Rogue is shown driving on a highway after visiting a Nissan dealer serving Bismark.

Buying a vehicle is no small decision, so having preferences that suit your lifestyle is key. Consider factors like size, technology features, safety ratings, and price when making this all-important selection. Of course, remember an essential consideration; whether it has enough room for you and your family. Investing in a new or used vehicle that lacks family needs, such as safety, comfort, infotainment, and cargo space, can make that purchase quickly regrettable. However, finding all of those qualities in a family vehicle for a fair price can be tricky.

That’s where the 2023 Nissan Rogue comes in. As Nissan’s most popular SUV, the Rogue was once seen as a stylish vehicle for twenty-somethings; however, its reputation has morphed into that of a reasonably priced and well-designed family-friendly SUV. The 2023 Rogue may have a rugged exterior look, but its true nature is calm and composed, making it perfect for long-distance trips or daily drives to schools and grocery stores. Look at why the Rogue is an ideal family SUV, then head to your Nissan dealer serving Bismark to test drive this popular crossover.

A Comfortable, Kid-Friendly Interior

The 2023 Nissan Rogue offers drivers plenty of space, boasting a front-seat headroom advantage of 43.3 inches over the Honda CR-V’s 40 inches when not equipped with a sunroof. This setup is only available on its lower two trims, the S and SL, for those drivers looking to maximize interior room and comfort. Parents will love the Rogue, with its family-friendly design created with child safety and comfort in mind. This roomy five-seater is designed to make life easier for family transportation, whether down the street to the grocery store or on an epic family vacation. Enjoy quick access thanks to rear doors that open nearly 90 degrees wide, while curved door sills shield little ones from having to stretch over too far when entering or exiting the vehicle.

The Rogue’s cabin invites families in with ample airiness, creating an illusion of greater dimensions. The vehicle creates an inviting atmosphere with tall windows that reveal expansive views and a tidy interior layout. The SUV offers optional rear door sunshades for UV and heat protection to keep kids seated in the second row safe and cool. Crafted from a premium polyester fabric, these shades boast an adjustable fit and easy installation; simply slide them into standard rear doors for complete protection. With their durable construction offering superior coverage, everyone can enjoy refreshingly cool rides even in scorching weather conditions. Additionally, the Tri-Zone Automatic Temperature Control available on all trims allows individualized comfort and convenience in-cabin. By allowing up to three separate settings, everyone in your car can ride in complete relaxation, no matter the external temperature.

Car Seat Ready

Installing a child seat on the rear seat of your car is now even easier with dedicated anchors at its center. They provide secure placement, no matter which position, including the middle, you choose for installation, without requiring any additional locking clip. You can ensure your little one is safe and secure with a convenient LATCH-compatible child seat. It provides extra cushioning for comfort, adjustable headrests to get the perfect fit, and latching straps for absolute security, all designed in an easy installation system. It offers long-term durability and an adjustable recline angle for comfort, and its easy-to-clean fabric makes it perfect for everyday commutes or extensive trips.

Spacious Cargo Room

If you are visiting a Nissan Rogue dealer, you will find that this SUV offers exceptional cargo space coupled with superior in-cabin storage. This crossover provides the ultimate convenience for families, with enough cargo space to carry whatever life brings. With its second-row remote-folding seats folded down, an incredible 74.1 cu.ft. of storage is revealed. Inside, passengers get a comfy ride with multiple trays up front and handy spots for storing drinks or other small items.

This robust and dependable machine provides ample storage space to hold all your supplies, perfect for the outdoorsy family or savvy adventurer. From a leisurely weekend retreat to running errands around town, you’ll have plenty of room for groceries, luggage, and sports equipment. Nissan optimizes the cargo space with their Divide-N-Hide system, which provides six storage configurations. This cargo area features an impressive built-in holder for your milk, water, or other containers, preventing them from toppling over and ruining the rest of your groceries.

Practicality is further improved with floor handles, making accessing these compartments a breeze. Additionally, the 2023 Rogue has added transportation convenience for the four-legged members of your family. Make your journey complete with top-of-the-line accessories, like a Carpeted Cargo Area Protector and Retractable Pet Divider so you can bring your pets on all your travels. Also, you can unlock the future of cargo storage with the Rogue’s cleverly designed Motion Activated Liftgate. A light touch of your vehicle’s bumper is all it takes. Get incredible accessibility and assurance that your important items will stay secure without compromising interior space.

Rear cargo space is shown in a tan 2023 Nissan Rogue.

Plenty of Infotainment and Connectivity Features

Driving the Rogue has become an entertainment experience with the standard 8-inch infotainment touchscreen designed for convenience, upgradable to 9 inches, and features wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility. Amazon Alexa is available on higher trim levels, SL and Premium.

With the lower trims, you get an analog instrument panel with a 7-inch display in its center. In contrast, the Platinum trim offers a 12.3-inch digital screen that can quickly navigate various menus and functions using just your steering wheel controls. This screen is conveniently located at the top of your dash without obstructing views. It offers intuitive physical knobs for volume and tuning and mode buttons beneath the screen, making it user-friendly. Connectivity via Bluetooth was swift and seamless, plus USB ports type A and C are also supported for added versatility.

Protect All On Board With the Nissan Safety Shield 360 Suite

For the second year in a row, the Nissan Rogue has won the Top Safety Pick this year from the Insurance Institute of Highway Safety (IIHS), and has also earned a 5-star rating from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). This recognition speaks volumes about the reliability and safety features the Rogue offers to families.

The Rogue is outfitted with Nissan Safety Shield 360, a suite that provides numerous standard safety features for a safe and secure driving experience. These include intelligent forward collision warning, rear automatic braking, lane-departure warning, blind spot warning for limited visibility, and intelligent driver alertness so you can stay alert on the roads. The rear door alert system is a helpful reminder to check your back seat before leaving your car. Its purpose is to ensure no children or pets are accidentally left in a parked vehicle.

An upgrade from the Rogue’s base trim gives users access to additional beneficial safety capabilities. The SL (optional) and the Premium (standard) drivers can confidently cruise on the highway with Nissan’s ProPilot Assist. It comes with adaptive cruise control, a sophisticated lane-centering system, and helpful features like traffic sign recognition and Navi-Link for use at junctions or exits.

An orange 2023 Nissan Rogue is shown displaying the Safety Shield 360 System.

Functional, Fun, and Family-Friendly; Everything You’re Looking For in an SUV

The 2023 Nissan Rogue promises adventure with all-wheel drive and plenty of cargo space for your travel needs. This reliable, powerful vehicle will get you wherever the journey takes you and your family. The Nissan Safety Shield 360 system gives drivers peace of mind, confidence, and security during each trip.

An already amazing driving experience is topped off with three advanced displays that keep drivers and passengers informed and entertained. When searching for a reliable vehicle to suit family needs, the 2023 Nissan Rogue offers an unbeatable combination of style, safety, and dependability. Contact us or come into Ryan Nissan today and let our friendly and knowledgeable team show you our extensive Nissan lineup, which includes the reliable and family-friendly 2023 Rogue. The Rogue offers a great balance of space, performance, and versatility that you’re looking for in an SUV uniquely designed with a family in mind. We’re confident that one test drive and you’ll want to make this exceptional vehicle your next family travel companion.