In Depth Car Review Of The 2020 Nissan Sentra
he Nissan Sentra was originally manufactured in Japan and was first introduced to the U.S. In 1982. This car make and model quickly became known for it’s safety and low fuel consumption, features that still hold today today. The Nissan Sentra has changed a lot over the last 30 years. Here is a brief review of the Nissan Sentra and what is new in the latest 2020 models.
Brief Look at the 2020 Nissan Sentra
The Nissan Sentra is a compact sedan that can seat 5 adults, but it is more suited to 4 adults if you want to be truly comfortable. This car comes in 5 different levels from economy models to higher end turbocharged performance versions. The actual design of the Nissan Sentra has not undergone any major changes since 2013, which some people may feel give this car a classic look and others may see the look as a bit old fashioned. Like past models of this car the 2020 Nissan Sentra continues to be very fuel efficient, reliable and fun to drive.
A couple of minor drawbacks of this car is that it lacks the versatility of other cars that offer a hatchback option or design and while nice looking, they lack the sporty look of some of the makes of muscle cars.
Standard Features You Expect To Find on the 2020 Nissan Sentra
The standard features you will find on the latest models of the Nissan Sentra include:
- Power windows and locks
- Cruise control
- Air conditioning
New Features Found in the Sentra
All of the 2020 Nissan Sentras with the exception of the basic models come with the new Nissan Connect Feature. This feature enables your smartphone connectivity with both apple CarPlay and Android Auto. Compatible iPhones and Android models will allow users to see their apps and information right on the Sentra’s screen.
The Nissan Sentra SV Special Edition Package
The Nissan Sentra SV special edition package includes 17-inch alloy wheels, blind-spot warnings, rear cross-traffic alerts, adaptive cruise control, A tilt and slide moonroof, LED central room dim lamp, illuminated vanity mirrors and special edition badging.
Power Train Options
Most of the new 2020 models will come with a 1.8 liter four-cylinder engine with a choice of either Xtomic automatic transmission or 6 speed automatic transmission and 124 horse power.
The SR Turbo and Sentra NISMO models have upgraded to a 188 Horsepower and 1.6 liter turbo charged 4 cylinder engine.
The Price for the Nissan Sentra Deals & offers buyers a real value, selling in a range from around $19,000 to just under $27,000.
Pros and Cons of the 2020 Nissan Sentra
Here is a look at what is good and not so good about the 2020 Nissan Sentra.
- Great Value
- Road noise isolation allows for a quieter ride
- Rear passenger room especially considering this is a compact car.
- Easy to reach center controls
- Apple CarPlay
- The engine of the Sentra is slightly sluggish
- Heavy engine noise