2021 Nissan Rogue Sport  RealSafeCars75Safety Rating

#60 of 2021 SUVs

#120 of all 2021 vehicles

Pictured: 2018 Nissan Rogue Sport
The Rogue Sport, which Nissan introduced in 2017, is a small SUV with seating up to 5. It handles mud, snow, and sand with ease with optional all-wheel drive (AWD). The Rogue Sport has technology that is now expected: Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. Having better than average EPA (miles per gallon) for its class, it reduces fuel costs and pollution. Nissan offers a 3-year, 36,000-mile basic warranty, and a 5-year, 60,000-mile powertrain warranty on its lineup.

The 2021 Nissan Rogue Sport is below average compared to all vehicles.

Comparison to all vehicles.  This plot shows RSC safety scores on the horizontal axis vs. the number of vehicles with each safety score (depicted by bar height and percentages at the bottom). Colors reflect vehicle safety, ranging from red (not that safe) to green (safer). For reference, a score of 0 implies a 0.15% chance of driver death (13% chance of driver injury) over 15 years, and a score of 100 reflects a 0.016% chance (1.4% chance of driver injury). The 2021 Nissan Rogue Sport has a score of 75, implying a 0.048% chance of driver death (4.3% chance of injury).

We estimate that the 2021 Nissan Rogue Sport has a vehicle lifetime fatality chance of 0.0482% and a vehicle lifetime injury chance of 5.4994%, meaning the average driver has a 0.0482% chance of dying in an accident if they drive the car under regular conditions for fifteen years, and a 5.4994% chance of being injured.

Compared to the average vehicle, the 2021 Nissan Rogue Sport is 3% more likely to result in a fatal accident. Compared to other suvs, the 2021 Nissan Rogue Sport is 18% more likely to result in a fatal accident.

Nissan's Safety Shield 360 active safety features can protect loved ones by reducing accident severity and preventing accidents. All trims and versions of the 2021 Nissan Rogue Sport include the following active safety systems: Automatic Emergency Braking w/ Pedestrian Detection, Lane Departure Warning, and Blind Spot Warning.

Some safety technologies get a lot of press, but another may also improve safety. Side mirror turn signals are optional on the Nissan Rogue Sport. They alert other vehicles of your intention to switch lanes, which allows the other vehicle's driver to prevent an impending accident with you.

And it is less safe than many comparable cars.

9655Kia SeltosHonda HR-VKia SportageM. Outlander SportNissan Rogue SportChevrolet TraxMazda CX-5Toyota C-HRMazda CX-30Jeep CompassChevrolet EquinoxBuick EncoreComparison to similar models.  This plot compares the RSC rating of the 2021 Nissan Rogue Sport with its main competition. Models are plotted on a scale from 55 to 96. The 2021 Nissan Rogue Sport is safer than the 2021 Kia Seltos, the 2021 Honda HR-V, and the 2021 Kia Sportage and less safe than the 2021 Buick Encore, the 2021 Chevrolet Equinox, the 2021 Jeep Compass, the 2021 Mazda CX-30, the 2021 Toyota C-HR, and the 2021 Mazda CX-5. It is about as safe as the 2021 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport.

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