NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — The U.S. production of Nissan's 2021 Rogue SUV has officially begun at the company's assembly plant in Smyrna.
President Donald Trump acknowledged the production update in a tweet Tuesday morning, saying "Nissan is rolling out it’s 2021 ROGUE from TENNESSEE. Great!"
We are proud that Nissan has called Tennessee home for 37 years. We celebrate this exciting milestone with the entire Nissan team! https://t.co/H5rHRuVVHu— Gov. Bill Lee (@GovBillLee) September 22, 2020
“Our U.S. manufacturing team rallied together like never before to overcome unprecedented challenges that could have impacted this moment,” says Steve Marsh, senior vice president, Manufacturing, Supply Chain Management and Purchasing, Nissan North America. “We are ready to ramp up and put Rogue on the road for customers.”
The company currently produces the Rogue at its assembly plant in Smyrna, along with the Altima, Maxima, LEAF, Pathfinder and Infiniti QX60.