2016 Nissan Sentra Review
Following in the footsteps of the Nissan Maxima and Nissan Altima, the Nissan Sentra returns with a brand-new look and performance. Drivers all over Philadelphia, Doylestown and Lansdale are excited to get a glimpse of the latest model. And if you’re looking to do the same, Montgomeryville Nissan is here with everything you need to know about the 2016 Nissan Sentra.
The 2016 Nissan Sentra: A Luxurious Compact Sedan
The Nissan Sentra is completely new for 2016. Similar to the other two sedans in the brand’s lineup, the Sentra come with redesigned exterior and interior. It’s sleeker, more aerodynamic and more luxurious.
On the outside, you’ll find a sculpted body that perfectly matches the vehicle’s new sporty persona. It features bold lines and the Nissan exclusive energetic flow design. It also comes with the brand’s V-Motion front grille and signature boomerang headlights and taillights.
The 2016 Nissan Sentra is equipped with an all-new luxurious interior as well. It comes with more soft-touch material as well as other extravagant features, such as available leather seating and a leather-wrapped steering wheel.
The interior of this compact sedan is also impressively spacious. It has about 96 cubic feet of passenger volume with 42.5 inches of legroom for the front seats and 37.4 inches of legroom for the rear seats. The Sentra has ample space for all your cargo as well, thanks to its 15.1-cubic-foot trunk.
All-New Nissan Sentra Technologies
For 2016, the Nissan Sentra is giving drivers more of the advanced vehicles technologies they want. For example, it now comes with Advanced Drive-Assist™ Display. Located on the center of the instrument panel, this provides all the important travel information you need while helping to minimize distractions. It displays incoming calls, music information and performance stats.
It also comes with the innovative NissanConnect℠ infotainment system. This features a navigation system as well as a selection of accessible mobile apps for entertainment and convenience while you’re behind the wheel.
In addition to a navigation system and mobile apps, the infotainment system offers NissanConnect℠ Services powered by SiriusXM®. When a compatible device is connected, this suite of connected car features can automatically notify emergency services if you’re involved in an accident. If your young driver borrows your car, this will also notify you if they’re going too fast or out too late. Best of all, NissanConnect℠ Services gives you access to remote services.
The More Reliable Nissan Sentra
The 2016 Nissan Sentra was praised for its dependability. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration gave it a 4-Star Overall Crash Test Safety Rating. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety named it a 2016 Top Safety Pick+, the organization’s highest recognition.
On top of that, this year’s Sentra also features an array of technologies dedicated to ensuring your safety and peace of mind. One of these advanced features is Forward Emergency Braking. This can detect when you’re in danger of a frontal collision and signals you to slow down and stop to help you avoid an accident. If you don’t react quickly enough, the system will deploy the brakes automatically.
Other safety technologies include Intelligent Cruise Control, Blind Spot Warning and Rear Cross Traffic Alert.
The Same, Great Performance
Under the hood of the 2016 Nissan Sentra, you’ll find a 1.8L 4-cylinder engine. It’s the same engine featured in last year’s model, so you can expect the same great performance. It produces 130 horsepower and 128 lb-ft of torque.
The engine works with an available Xtronic® Continuously Variable Transmission. This allows the engine to operate at the most appropriate rpms in all driving conditions to reduce fuel consumption and enhance efficiency. Together with the engine, this transmission helps the Sentra achieve up to an EPA-estimated 40 highway mpg.
The 2016 Nissan Sentra also offers three driver selectable modes. Eco Mode helps the vehicle operate more efficiently to boost fuel economy. Sport Mode is ideal for cruising on the highway and enhances response and acceleration. Normal Mode provides the best of both fuel economy and sport performance for a well-balanced ride.
Nissan Sentra Critical Acclaim
Throughout the years, the Nissan Sentra has gathered many praises from top automotive experts. In 2015, it was named the Highest Ranked Compact Car in J.D Power’s 2015 Initial Quality Study.
Its 2016 model is no different. It’s been recognized by many organizations, including Kelley Blue Book. They placed the Sentra as one of the top 10 compact sedans with the best horsepower, fuel economy and consumer ratings.
The 2016 Nissan Sentra vs the Competition
It’s clear the 2016 Nissan Sentra has tons to offer. But how does it compare to the competition? Read on to find out.
- Compared to the 2016 Ford Focus, the Nissan Sentra offers a more fuel efficient ride. With its advanced performance features, its gets an EPA-estimated 34 combined mpg. The Focus only achieves an EPA-estimated 31 highway mpg.
- In terms of the 2016 Nissan Sentra and the 2016 Honda Civic, the Sentra is one that features driver selectable models of enhanced performance.
- Compared to the 2016 Toyota Corolla, the Nissan Sentra offers more convenience and peace of mind with its available NissanConnect℠ Services technology.
Test Drive the 2016 Nissan Sentra
The all-new 2016 Nissan Sentra is more luxurious, more advanced and more fuel efficient than ever before. Best of all, it’s now available at Montgomeryville Nissan. So if you’re looking to cruise through Philadelphia, Doylestown and Lansdale in this stylish new compact sedan, contact our showroom and schedule to test drive the 2016 Nissan Sentra today!
Montgomeryville Nissan is located at 991 Bethlehem Pike in Montgomeryville, PA. To schedule your test drive, stop by our showroom or call 888-431-2905 now.