2020 Kia Niro vs. 2020 Nissan Rogue Sport | NewCars.com

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2020 Kia Niro vs. 2020 Nissan Rogue Sport Review

New 2020 Kia Niro

2020 Kia
Niro

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New 2020 Nissan Rogue Sport

2020 Nissan
Rogue Sport

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MSRP*
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$24,590 to $32,790
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$23,430 to $29,950
Invoice* $23,853 to $31,807 $22,184 to $28,343
MPG - City 46 - 51 24 - 25
MPG - Hwy 40 - 46 30 - 32
Engine(s) Inline-4 Inline-4
Seating Capacity 5 5
Basic Warranty 5 years/60,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** **** Not Tested
Frontal Crash Rating** **** Not Tested
Side Crash Rating** ***** Not Tested

**Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries.

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Comfort
Rear passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Kia Niro than in the Nissan Rogue Sport. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between front seat comfort in the Kia Niro and the Nissan Rogue Sport.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Kia Niro as you will with the Nissan Rogue Sport, as they are both able to travel similar distances on a tank of gas.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). The Kia Niro is somewhat more expensive than the Nissan Rogue Sport. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. Both the Kia Niro and the Nissan Rogue Sport have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The Kia Niro is a little narrower than the Nissan Rogue Sport, so you'll have an easier time getting in and out of the car in a tight parking spot. When looking at overall length, the Kia Niro takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Nissan Rogue Sport.

Drivetrain
The Kia Niro has much lower torque than the Nissan Rogue Sport, which generally means that it won't feel as fast or powerful.

Handling
The Kia Niro has a smaller turning radius than the Nissan Rogue Sport, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Kia Niro has a lot less horsepower than the Nissan Rogue Sport.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Kia Niro and the Nissan Rogue Sport. You'll be able to fit about the same amount of groceries in the Kia Niro as you will in the Nissan Rogue Sport.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Kia Niro than that of the Nissan Rogue Sport.