2018 Toyota RAV4 vs 2018 Nissan Rogue

2018 Toyota RAV4 exterior front fascia and drivers side vs 2018 Nissan Rogue exterior front fascia and passenger side

Don’t know what SUV to choose for your next vehicle? We are here to help you out here at Hesser Toyota. Check out some of the specs and features we’ve dug up in order to compare the 2018 Toyota RAV4 against one of its biggest competitors; the 2018 Nissan Rogue.

These two SUVs are well-known for being reliable vehicles with plenty of space and technology for their drivers and passengers. Still, one of them offers a bit more than the other, especially when it comes to features shoppers like to see when they go on trips, like navigation and adaptive cruise control.

We will be looking at the lowest trims of both vehicles. That means you’re seeing the specs and features of the 2018 Toyota RAV4 LE, which has a 2.5L 4cyl engine, and the 2018 Nissan Rogue S, which also has a 2.5L 4cyl engine. Now, let’s take a look at what you can expect to see on the 2018 Toyota RAV4.

2018 Toyota RAV4


2018 Nissan Rogue

176 hp Horsepower 170 hp
Optional Navigation Available on other styles
Standard Adaptive Cruise Control Available on other styles
38.4 cu. ft. Cargo Space 32.0 cu. ft.

Advantages of the 2018 Toyota RAV4

As you can see in the table above, the 2018 RAV4 and the 2018 Rogue are closely tied. However, there are a few things that makes the RAV4 pull ahead. The RAV4 has a bit more power than the Rogue, even though both have a 2.5L 4cyl engine.

When it comes to technology, the RAV4 is more flexible than the Rogue. If you are looking for Navigation, but don’t want to change trims, then you can add it on to the Rav4. In the Rogue, you’d need to upgrade to a different trim in order to get Navigation.

The same is true for Adaptive Cruise Control, unless you are in the Toyota RAV4, where the Adaptive Cruise Control comes standard on the lowest trim.

For all who need as much space as they can get, you’ll probably want to opt for the RAV4 over the Rogue, as well, since it has 38.4 cubic feet, compared to the Rogue 32.0 cu. ft. of space.

So, for all shoppers looking for a powerful and spacious SUV that has plenty of technology features to assist you when you’re driving, you’ll probably lean more towards the RAV4 than the Rogue.

If you have any questions concerning the 2018 Toyota RAV4, or any other Toyota model, then please don’t hesitate to contact us here at Hesser Toyota. We’d love to tell you more about the great specs and features of this sporty SUV.