2020 Nissan Rogue vs. 2020 Hyundai Tucson

The Nissan Rogue continues to be one of the strongest models in a class that is filled with very strong models. Charlie Clark Nissan Brownsville customers can find just about anything they’re looking for in the popular crossover SUV. A comparison of the 2020 Nissan Rogue vs. 2020 Hyundai Tucson will provide potential buyers with a clear picture of why the Rogue has been so successful. The 2020 Rogue has picked up a long list of standard safety features that will outpace most available trim grades of the 2020 Tucson. Additionally, the 2020 Nissan Rogue offers more standard performance than the base version of its Hyundai competitor as well as making more maximum cargo volume available.

On the most basic level, the 2020 Nissan Rogue and 2020 Hyundai Tucson share a few common elements. Both crossover SUVs have two rows of seating and can easily hold five passengers. Additionally, each vehicle has very comparable dimensions for front and rear passenger legroom. Where the 2020 Nissan Rogue is really able to overshadow its 2020 Hyundai competitor is cargo volume. Owners of the 2020 Rogue that have people sitting in the backseat will still have 39.3 cubic-feet of cargo volume to use. This is significantly more than the 31 cubic-feet available in the Tucson that is in the same configuration. Rogue owners can fold their rear seats down to open their vehicles up to 70 cubic-feet of cargo volume. The 2020 Tucson can only offer up to 61.9 cubic-feet.


2020 Nissan Rogue Vs. 2020 Hyundai Tucson
2.5-L, 4-Cyl. Engine 2.0-L, 4-Cyl.
170/175 Horsepower/Torque 161/150
CVT Transmission Six-speed Automatic
70 cu.-ft. Max. Cargo Volume 61.9 cu.-ft.


Performance Specs

All versions of the 2020 Nissan Rogue use the same powertrain. The popular crossover SUV employs a naturally aspirated 2.5-liter, four-cylinder engine that is attached to the Nissan Xtronic continuously variable transmission. It will make 170 horsepower and 175 pound-feet of torque. Entry-level models of the 2020 Hyundai Tucson have a non-turbocharged, 2.4-liter, four-cylinder engine to offer that is attached to a six-speed automatic transmission, making 161 horsepower and 150 pound-feet of torque. Even though the 2020 Rogue produces more horsepower and torque, it is able to post Environmental Protection Agency fuel economy scores of 26 mpg in the city and 33 mpg on the highway with front-wheel-drive. The 2020 Tucson posts 23 mpg in the city and 28 mpg on the highway.

*2020 EPA Fuel Economy Estimates. 26 City MPG/33 Highway MPG/29 Combined MPG for Rogue® FWD. 25 City MPG/32 Highway MPG/27 Combined MPG for Rogue AWD. Actual mileage may vary with driving conditions. Use for comparison only.


A photo of the driver's cockpit in the 2020 Nissan Rogue.
A photo of the rear seats in the 2020 Nissan Rogue.
A photo of the rear view camera display in the 2020 Nissan Rogue.
A photo of the Rear Door Alert message in the MID of the 2020 Nissan Rouge.