When you think of the Nissan Sentra you might picture a long line of cars on the highway heading to the same workplace on a daily basis. While this is the life of many of these compact sedans, the Nissan Sentra can offer you a ride that’s easy to enjoy and features that are intelligently laid out to give you the ride you won’t mind on a daily basis and one you can really enjoy when you aren’t dealing with commuter traffic. The Sentra just might be the perfect vehicle for you and your family to enjoy.
Under the hood of the Sentra you can enjoy the benefit of two engines that use either a CVT automatic or the six-speed manual transmission, which is only used on the base and the SR Turbo. The first engine is a 1.8-liter four-cylinder engine that produces 130 horsepower and 128 lb.-ft. of torque. This powertrain gives you 27 city/35 hwy mpg with the manual and 29 city/37 hwy when you have the automatic installed. This base engine is offered on all models except the SR Turbo.
The SR Turbo uses a 1.6-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine that brings you 188 horsepower and 177 lb.-ft. of torque. This model can give you 26 city/32 hwy mpg with the manual and 27 city/33 hwy mpg when you use the CVT automatic.
Why would you want to buy the Nissan Sentra? This a compact sedan that offers you the benefit of a wide variety of trims to enjoy driving so that you have the model that’s perfect for you and fits your driving needs. the Sentra can be stripped down and easy to fit in your budget, or you can load it up with features and have the car you want to drive with all the equipment that makes a difference to you and your driving.
Speaking of features, the Sentra starts out as the most basic S mode with three driving modes on the manual transmission; Eco, Normal and Sport for you to choose how you want to drive. This car also is equipped with air conditioning, Bluetooth connectivity, a USB port, keyless entry and trunk release, electroluminescent gauges, power windows, power mirrors, cruise control, automatic headlights an audio system that offers four speaker, a 60/40 split folding rear seat along with some active and passive safety features such as six airbags and electronic stability and traction controls.
Moving up to other trims and the options you can have, the SL is the top of the line and gives you LED low beam headlights, alloy wheels, keyless ignition, an eight-inch infotainment screen with a navigation system, a premium technology package that gives you adaptive cruise control and forward emergency braking. At the mid-level, the SV gives you some of these great features to enjoy and have a price that may be enticing to you. The best way for you to know which Sentra is right for you is to come in and see your local Nissan dealer.
When it does come to items that stand out, the Intelligent Cruise Control is one that you see making a huge difference in your driving . This feature will monitor the car ahead and adjust the speed to help you maintain a safe distance or to a complete stop when needed. The Easy Fill Tire Alert is also beneficial as a feature that lets you know the tire is receiving air and then honks the horn when the tire is full of air. This makes it easy for you to avoid overfilling your tires when you check them regularly.
As a car we’ve loved for many years, the Nissan Sentra is a car that can easily fit into your lifestyle and make it more enjoyable for you to handle your daily driving. The variety of trims you can choose from and features that can be added to this car make it even more affordable or more impressive for you, depending upon how you want this car to be set up for you. Come see your nearby Nissan dealer and let them talk to you about everything this compact sedan has to offer for your driving enjoyment, even during the worst traffic hazards you run into.