- Ten media teams finished their drives in a initial Nissan “Rogue Trip” to a 2017 New York International Auto Show
- Winning team: Team Rogue Warriors, featuring Kristin Barclay of InDeepH20 and Jasmine Risso of Simply Real Moms
- Teams gathering equally versed 2017 Rogue SL models given with GPS tracking, permitting swell to be followed online during www.nissannews.com/roguetrip and during hashtag over 1,300 tweets generated
- Redesigned Nissan Rogue is now a best-selling crossover in U.S. – offering some-more than 100,000 units in a initial 3 months of 2017
NEW YORK – Ten teams of inhabitant media done news of their possess today, channel a finish line in New York City as competitors in a first-ever Nissan “Rogue Trip” – a singular eventuality with a $5,000 concession going to a winning team’s favorite charity. The teams, that started final Sunday from 5 depart cities within an 800-mile radius of Manhattan, were judged on a accumulation of factors not involving standard competition incentives such as speed or fuel efficiency.
The winning group – Team Rogue Warriors, featuring Kristin Barclay of InDeepH20 and Jasmine Risso of Simply Real Moms – won 4 of 15 sum scavenger hunt-style categories and generated an superb volume of amicable media coverage during their journey. Categories enclosed a Bizzare Eats Challenge, Carpool Karaoke, Funniest Bumper Sticker, Most Unique Wildlife and Most Historical Monuments visited, among others. In respect of their victory, Nissan is donating $5,000 to Team Rogue Warriors’ designated gift – a National Breast Cancer Coalition.
“This means a universe to me,” pronounced Barclay, who mislaid her mom to breast cancer. “I’m so sleepy of people carrying to say, ‘I know somebody who has breast cancer.’ we wish to assistance change that. we wish to be partial of a cure. To be a partial of this Rogue Trip knowledge has been extraordinary – we feel like we done a difference.”
The teams any gathering a 2017 Rogue SL indication versed with a new Rogue Platinum interior. The vehicles were batch solely for special striking wraps and dealer-installed Genuine Nissan Accessories. Participants were also versed with tradition #RogueTrip backpacks filled with a accumulation of highway outing necessities and iPadÒ mini 4 tablets installed with a Nissan Rogue Trip app that any group employed as goal control for a Rogue Trip. At day’s end, over 1,300 tweets were generated regulating a hashtag #RogueTrip.
“Congratulations to all a participants and generally to Team Rogue Warriors and their inestimable charity,” pronounced Christian Meunier, comparison clamp president, Nissan Sales Marketing and Operations, Nissan North America and Chairman, Nissan Canada, Inc. “The Rogue Trip was a good approach to see tools of a nation that people customarily speed by – and a good approach to entirely knowledge a many family-friendly facilities of a redesigned 2017 Rogue.”
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About a 2017 Nissan Rogue
The Nissan Rogue, following 3 true years of sales enlargement given a introduction of a totally redesigned second era for a 2014 indication year, takes another vital step brazen for 2017 with a new look, extended application and an stretched apartment of accessible Nissan Safety Shield technologies. Rogue is now Nissan’s top-selling vehicle.
In an enlargement of a Rogue lineup, a new gasoline-electric hybrid powertrain – accessible in dual class levels and a choice of front-wheel or all-wheel expostulate – is offering for a initial time in Rogue history. A new Rogue Sport indication – that is somewhat smaller, sportier and some-more affordable than Rogue and designed for younger, civic SUV buyers – goes on sale during Nissan dealers national in open 2017.
Rogue is offering in 3 well-equipped gasoline engine-equipped class levels – S, SV and SL. Rogue Hybrid is offering in dual class levels, SV and SL. For some-more information on a 2017 Rogue and a finish line of 2017 Nissan sedans, sports cars, trucks, crossovers and SUVs, greatfully revisit www.NissanNews.com.
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About Nissan North America
In North America, Nissan’s operations embody automotive styling, engineering, consumer and corporate financing, sales and marketing, placement and manufacturing. Nissan is dedicated to improving a sourroundings underneath a Nissan Green Program and has been famous annually by a U.S Environmental Protection Agency as an ENERGY STAR® Partner of a Year given 2010. More information on Nissan in North America and a finish line of Nissan and Infiniti vehicles can be found online during www.NissanUSA.com and www.InfinitiUSA.com, or revisit a U.S. media sites NissanNews.com and InfinitiNews.com.
About Nissan Motor Co., Ltd.
Nissan is a tellurian full-line car manufacturer that sells some-more than 60 models underneath a Nissan, Infiniti and Datsun brands. In mercantile year 2015, a association sole some-more than 5.4 million vehicles globally, generating income of 12.2 trillion yen. Nissan engineers, manufactures and markets a world’s best-selling all-electric car in history, a Nissan LEAF. Nissan’s tellurian domicile in Yokohama, Japan manages operations in 6 regions: ASEAN Oceania; Africa, Middle East India; China; Europe; Latin America and North America. Nissan has been partnered with French manufacturer Renault given 1999 and Mitsubishi Motors given 2016 underneath a Renault-Nissan Alliance.
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