Nissan begins production of 2021 Rogue at Smyrna assembly plant

Posted at 8:16 AM, Sep 22, 2020
and last updated 2020-09-22 09:41:55-04

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!"

“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.

Click here to read more about what's new with the 2021 model of the SUV.