Drivers searching for a compact car that combines style and comfort will be more than satisfied behind the wheel of the 2018 NissanSentra. Designed to raise the bar for the segment, the latest model ensures thrilling performance and spectacular fuel economy. Innovative technologies make entertainment and information more accessible on the road. Add in the long list of standard and available safety features, and there’s no competitor that can outpace the Nissan Sentra.
Drivers have two engine options in the Nissan Sentra.
The base engine, available in most models, is a 1.8-liter four-cylinder mated to either a six-speed manual or Xtronic® Continuously Variable Transmission. Models equipped with the six-speed manual transmission see the engine deliver a healthy 130 hp and 128 lb-ft of torque with ease. Pairing the engine with the Xtronic® Continuously Variable Transmission brings the total output to 124 hp and 125 lb-ft of torque.
The 1.6-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine comes mated to an Xtronic® Continuously Variable Transmission with Manual Shift Mode. That powertrain delivers a thrilling 188 hp and 177 lb-ft of torque. The turbocharged engine is only available in the Nissan Sentra NISMO®.
The Nissan Sentra boasts sporty styling often found in much more expensive sports cars. A sleek hood and low profile set it apart from the rest of the compact car segment. Athletic 16-inch wheels come standard, and drivers have the option of upgrading to available 17-inch wheels.
All Nissan Sentra models come equipped with intelligent automatic headlights that offer increased visibility. Available LED low-beam projector headlights with LED accents take make visibility even sharper. When it comes to style, the available rear spoiler with an integrated LED taillight heightens the model’s sporty demeanor.
There are few compact cars that offer the styling that can top the Nissan Sentra NISMO®. In addition to a more powerful engine, the NISMO® model features an aerodynamic body kit and hefty 18-inch wheels. When it comes to function, the NISMO® suspension and steering offer a dynamic driving experience often found in sports cars.
Featuring a spacious cabin with seating for up to five passengers, the Nissan Sentra is designed for maximum comfort. Available premium features, like a leather-wrapped steering wheel, add a touch of sophistication to the sporty compact sedan. The NISMO® model boasts signature red stitching, a black headliner, and suede seat trim.
The Nissan Sentra also includes a long list of innovative technologies. Available Nissan Intelligent Key® with Push Button Ignition enables drivers to simply get in and go with no hassle. Bluetooth® connectivity and an available Bose® eight-speaker premium sound system combine to deliver a superior entertainment experience.
When it comes to safety, there are few cars that can match the Nissan Sentra’s long list of standard and available features. All models come equipped with an advanced air bag system, RearView Camera, and Vehicle Dynamic Control with a Traction Control System. Available active safety technologies include Blind Spot Warning and Rear Cross Traffic Alert.
Optimized efficiency comes standard in each Nissan Sentra. Models equipped with the base 1.8-liter four-cylinder engine earn up to an EPA-estimated 37 mpg on the highway.* The 2018 Nissan Sentra NISMO® comes stocked with a 1.6-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine that returns up to an EPA-estimated 33 mpg highway.*
Designed to provide drivers with more for their money, the 2018 Nissan Sentra is an affordable car that brings a long list of amenities to the road. Available with many features normally reserved for more expensive models, this compact car is out to raise the bar for its segment. Test drive the Nissan Sentra at Bates Nissan.
*2018 EPA fuel economy estimates. Actual mileage may vary with driving conditions – use for comparison only.