Comparison: 2020 Jeep Wrangler vs. 2020 Nissan Rogue

The 2020 Jeep Wrangler and 2020 Nissan Rogue are both compact SUVs, but aside from that, these models are quite different. Only the Jeep Wrangler has two powertrains to choose from, standard all-wheel drive, and an available towing capacity of 2,000 plus pounds. McGovern Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram proudly serves the Boston area and has the 2020 Jeep Wrangler in stock. So, visit us at our Newton location to test drive this all-weather capable SUV.

Performance

2020 Jeep Wrangler

The Jeep Wrangler’s base engine employs a 3.6-liter Pentastar® V6 coupled with a six-speed manual transmission with four-wheel drive that generates 285-hp and 260 lb-ft of torque. Available is a 2.0-liter four-cylinder turbocharged engine mated to an eight-speed automatic transmission that makes 270-hp and 295 lb-ft of torque and earns an estimated 25 mpg on the Boston highways and 23 mpg through the cities of Waltham, Brookline, and Medford. Three different 4X4 systems are available, including Command-Trac®, Rock-Trac®, and Selec-Trac. The base models can tow up to 2,000 pounds, while the higher trims have an available towing capacity of 3,500 pounds.

2020 Nissan Rogue

The S, SV, and SL trims of the Nissan Rogue are equipped with a 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine paired with a continuously variable transmission and front-wheel drive. This powertrain produces 170-hp and 175 lb-ft of torque and comes with Sport and Eco driving modes. Intelligent all-wheel drive is available which achieves an estimated fuel economy of 32 mpg of highway driving and 23 mpg in the city.

Technology

2020 Jeep Wrangler

The standard Uconnect® 3 infotainment system works with a 5.0-inch touchscreen display, Bluetooth®, integrated voice command, a USB port, and an eight-speaker sound system. Optional technology features consist of the upgraded Uconnect® 4C system with an 8.4-inch intuitive touchscreen, navigation, Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ compatibility, SiriusXM® satellite radio, HD Radio™, and a Wi-Fi hotspot. Also, you can opt for the Alpine® premium audio system with 552-watts and nine speakers.

2020 Nissan Rogue

A NissanConnect® infotainment system, 7.0-inch touchscreen display, Bluetooth®, SiriusXM® satellite radio, two USB ports, and a four-speaker audio system come standard. Navigation, voice recognition, SiriusXM® Traffic and Travel Link®, and a Bose premium sound system with nine speakers is available.

Safety

2020 Jeep Wrangler

Jeep has equipped the Wrangler with over 75 standard and available safety and security features. Standard safety features include a ParkView® rear back-up camera, advanced brake assist, electronic roll mitigation, electronic stability control, hill start assist, traction control, and an advanced airbag system. ParkSense® rear park assist, blind spot monitoring, rear cross path detection, full-speed forward collision with active braking, adaptive cruise control with full stop, trailer sway control, and a ParkSense® rear park assist system are available.

2020 Nissan Rogue

Standard safety features include a rearview monitor, an advanced airbag system, traction control, hill start assist, automatic emergency braking with pedestrian detection, blind spot warning with rear cross traffic alert, high beam assist, and intelligent lane intervention and trace control. Optional are stop-and-go adaptive cruise control and steering assist, lane departure warning, a rear sonar system, and a 360-degree Around View® monitor.

Pricing

2020 Jeep Wrangler

Starting at $28,295 MSRP

2020 Nissan Rogue

Starting at $25,200 MSRP

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