We purchased the Rouge new. It was a attractive, solid car, nice to drive. But, first, the paint chips and scratches to easy. Navigation is dangerously inaccurate. We use our Garmin. After dealer changed oil at 3,500 miles, we noticed the engine getting loud on any load being put on it, passing, climbing grade etc.. Drowns out radio. New, mpg was 25.4 consistently. Now 23 and falling. We feel it is because of engine loudness issue. Interior is wonderful. Radio a little disappointing for a Bose. It now has 5,000 miles, and a dealer claims engine noise is normal ? If this car would have remained as we drove it off the lot, we'd love it. Unfortunately, it's in a downhill spiral.
Electric sun roof, heated seats, styling, comfortable seats and roomy interior. keyless ignition is nice. Smooth ride.
Paint quality is terrible, needs improved. Navigation needs improved, it is very inaccurate causing you to get lost continuously. Better tires, Continental tires are like skates on ice in bad weather. Bose should be ashamed putting their name on this sound system, much improvement needed. Whatever is causing this extremely loud engine noise, and decrease in MPG needs to be addressed.
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