3 Nissan Models Honored on List of Year’s Best Family Cars

3 Nissan Models Honored on List of Year’s Best Family Cars | Nissan Downtown | Toronto, ON

When you’re shopping for a family vehicle, you don’t want to cut corners. That’s why Parents Magazine holds its Best Family Cars competition every year. This year, the 2021 Nissan Rogue, 2022 Nissan Pathfinder, and 2021 Nissan Maxima all earned spots on the list.

The 2021 Nissan Rogue won the Best Redesign category, thanks to its brand-new design focused on family-oriented adventure. The Rogue combines utility and comfort with available 4-Door Intelligent Key, wireless smartphone charging, tri-zone climate control, and Intelligent All-Wheel Drive.

The 2022 Pathfinder was recognized in the Best for Towing category. It was redesigned for the newest model year and can tow up to 6,000 pounds, which easily lets you haul a camper on your next road trip.

In the Best Sporty Car category, the 2021 Maxima took the top spot for the second year in a row. It boasts plenty of legroom in the backseat and a sleekly stylish exterior design.

These three models all come standard with the Nissan Safety Shield® 360 suite of driver-assistance technologies to help you feel confident out on the road. The 2021 Rogue and 2021 Maxima have also earned the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety’s top safety rating of TOP SAFETY PICK+.

Want to test-drive the Rogue, Pathfinder, or Maxima? Contact us at Nissan Downtown in Toronto and we’ll get you on the schedule.

2021 Nissan Rogue Unveiled

2021 Nissan Rogue | Toronto, ON


Nissan is making a great vehicle even better with the all-new 2021 Nissan Rogue. The carmaker recently revealed this redesigned SUV, highlighting a range of family-focused updates and appealing options.

The 2021 Rogue boasts a new platform, along with a more powerful engine and a number of new and improved convenience features. For the 2021 model year, the Rogue will come outfitted with a 2.5-litre four-cylinder engine that produces 181 horsepower and 181 lb-ft of torque. These specs are higher than last year’s, offering more power and quicker acceleration.

Standard heated front seats, heated outside mirrors, and a heated steering wheel will go a long way towards making your battle with Toronto winters easier. Other creature comforts include Nissan Zero Gravity front and rear seats. These seats use innovative technology to keep you comfortable on the go.

You can also easily store cargo in the 2021 Rogue, which comes with split one-touch fold-down rear seats to help you maximize space. The available Divide-n-Hide® system organizes your cargo, while the available Motion Activated Liftgate ensures you don’t have to struggle with the trunk when your hands are full.

The Rogue also comes standard with the Nissan Safety Shield® 360 suite of technologies. This suite gives you the following technologies for peace of mind out on the road: Intelligent Emergency Braking with Pedestrian Detection, Blind Spot Warning, Rear Cross-Traffic Alert, Lane Departure Warning, High Beam Assist, and Rear Intelligent Emergency Braking.

The 2021 Rogue will go on sale this fall, and you’ll be able to check it out right here at Nissan Downtown in Toronto.