Compare the Toyota RAV4 vs the Nissan Rogue in Redwood City, CA

Choose a compact SUV that can keep up with your active family in the Palo Alto and San Mateo region. Here at Toyota 101, we know that our Toyota SUVs serve as excellent vehicles for your daily commute around town or weekend road trips. However, we also recognize that the competition is fierce! Many California drivers compare the new Toyota RAV4 with the Nissan Rogue due to their similar size and features, and we are eager to help you compare these models today!


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Design and Versatility Comparison

When it comes to traveling with children, you need the space and flexibility to quickly install child car seats. The RAV4 makes it easy, with its spacious interior and low seats. You can easily install child seats in the back seats without having to make adjustments with the SUV's front seats. The Toyota RAV4 also offers more flexibility for occasional hauling of large cargo items. A height-adjustable power liftgate and low cargo load floor helps you to place your luggage or recreational items inside of the RAV4 with ease. You can also fold down the rear seats to open up 73.4 cubic feet of available space. In comparison, the Nissan Rogue offers only 70 cubic feet.


Compare the Performance of the RAV4 vs Rogue

Experience a quick and agile commute in the new Toyota RAV4. Both the Toyota compact SUV and the Nissan SUV provide you with ample horsepower and efficiency for your daily commute, however the RAV4 offers better cornering and all-weather handling. The Toyota RAV4 features a 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine for your Burlingame and Menlo Park excursions. The Nissan Rogue also features a 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine, but comes paired with a continuously variable transmission.

Safety Features and Ratings of the Toyota RAV4 and Nissan Rogue

The differences between the new Toyota RAV4 and Nissan Rogue do not end with the performance and design. Although both compact SUVs earned the Top Safety Pick+ rating from the esteemed Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS), only the new RAV4 picked up the 5-star overall crash test rating as provided by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). If both models received similar ratings and the Toyota SUV earned only slightly higher than its Nissan SUV counterpart, what makes the RAV4 stand out? It's simple. The Toyota RAV4 features the comprehensive Toyota Safety Sense package as standard model equipment, giving you access to excellent safety features without an upcharge.

Request a New RAV4 Test Drive at Our Redwood City Toyota Dealership

Visit Toyota 101 today to test drive the Toyota RAV4! Our friendly Toyota sales consultants can help you explore trim packages and finance solutions so you can embark on miles of adventure throughout the San Mateo, Burlingame, and Redwood City, CA region.