Nissan Rogue One: Star Wars limited edition on LA Auto Show
【Summary】Nissan and Lucasfilm, the studio behind the latest addition to the Star Wars movie empire, join forces for the first-ever full-size production vehicle to include Star Wars-branded elements, the “Nissan Rogue: Rogue One Star Wars Limited Edition.”
The name association is obvious-Nissan Rogue meet "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story." Nissan and Lucasfilm, the studio behind the latest addition to the Star Wars movie empire, join forces for the first-ever full-size production vehicle to include Star Wars-branded elements, the "Nissan Rogue: Rogue One Star Wars Limited Edition."
Based on the 2017 Rogue SV grade level with Sun and Sound Touring Package (Panoramic Moonroof and Bose audio) and offered in front-wheel and all-wheel drive, it features signature LED headlights, black grille and lower finisher, black rear door finisher, black roof rails and door handles, D-pillar "Rebel Alliance" and "Galactic Empire" logo decals, "Star Wars" logo clear rear bumper protector and Rogue One logo badging on the front doors.
The Star Wars Edition is powered by a 2.5-liter DOHC 16-valve inline 4-cylinder rated at 170 horsepower and 175lb-ft of torque. Also standard are the next-gen Nissan Xtronic transmission with Sport and Eco Mode switches, Blind Spot Warning and Rear Cross Traffic Alert- along with Nissan Intelligent Key with Push Button Start, Bluetooth Hands-free Phone System, Streaming Audio via Bluetooth, etc.
The Star Wars Limited Edition will only be produced 5400 copies-5000 for customer in US and 400 for Canada. The package will be available for a Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price of $1999, and is only availalbe on 2017 Rogue SV equipped with the Sun and Sound Touring Package.
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