Happy I went Rogue!
By Lisa in Boston on
2010 Nissan Rogue SL 4dr SUV AWD (2.5L 4cyl CVT)
I was looking for an AWD vehicle that was baby friendly (because wow car seats are HUGE), smaller than a fullsized SUV & decent gas mileage all while spending under 30k. I LOVE this car. Still getting used to the differences between it and my Audi A4 (not fair to compare some things) but so far it's been great. I expected a little better gas mileage for a 4 cylinder and disappointed that there were no options for V6, climate control or the 360 package (would be nice given the small back window) but that would have pushed the price into the 30s. I'm nitpicking because so far I absolutely love it and am glad I chose this over a CRV. Great deals now (fully loaded under $26k, good financing)
Exterior styling, Bose radio, sporty leather (not just plain black), clean interior design, excellent headlights (and love the leveling feature), decent gas mileage
V6 option, climate control option, push button start (the keyless start feels like an afterthought, almost like I could use a key if I had one)