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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan Manual
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Manual XE 29 39 $12,761 $13,699
4-Door Sedan Automatic XE 27 36 $13,506 $14,499
4-Door Sedan Manual 29 39 $10,950 $11,499
4-Door Sedan Manual GXE 29 39 $13,494 $14,899
4-Door Sedan Automatic GXE 27 36 $14,218 $15,699
4-Door Sedan Manual SE 23 31 $15,168 $16,749
4-Door Sedan Automatic SE 23 30 $15,892 $17,549
4-Door Sedan Manual GLE 29 39 $14,263 $15,749
4-Door Sedan Automatic GLE 27 36 $14,987 $16,549
Classic 3-Door HB CX Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Classic 3-Door HB Manual CX 32 37 $9,990 $10,650
Classic 3-Door HB Manual DX 32 37 $10,856 $12,100
Classic 3-Door HB Automatic DX 29 36 $11,574 $12,900
Classic 4-Door Sedan Manual DX 32 37 $11,425 $12,735
Classic 4-Door Sedan Automatic DX 29 36 $12,143 $13,535
Classic 4-Door Sedan Manual EX 30 35 $14,785 $16,480
Classic 4-Door Sedan Automatic EX 28 35 $15,503 $17,280
Classic 2-Door Coupe Manual DX 32 37 $11,286 $12,580
Classic 2-Door Coupe Automatic DX 29 36 $12,004 $13,380
Classic 2-Door Coupe Manual EX 30 35 $13,682 $15,250
Classic 2-Door Coupe Automatic EX 28 35 $14,400 $16,050
Classic 2-Door Coupe "A" Automatic w/ABS EX 28 35 $14,938 $16,650
Classic 2-Door Coupe Manual HX 36 44 $12,022 $13,400
Classic 3-Door HB Automatic CX 29 36 $10,928 $11,650
Classic 4-Door Sedan Manual LX 32 37 $12,988 $14,750
Classic 4-Door Sedan Automatic LX 29 36 $13,706 $15,550
Classic 2-Door Coupe CVT HX 36 39 $12,920 $14,400
Pricing
Invoice Price
$10,950
$9,990
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$11,499
$10,650
Monthly Payment Estimate
$192 / month
$178 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 29 mpg 32 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 39 mpg 37 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Subcompact Sub-Compact
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in) 50.1 50.0
Second Leg Room (in) 32.4 34.1
Front Head Room (in) 39.1 38.8
Passenger Volume (ft³) 87.2 86.1
Second Hip Room (in) 52.8 49.3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 52.8 52.4
Second Head Room (in) 36.5 37.2
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53.1 51.8
Front Leg Room (in) 42.3 42.7
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in) 56.5 58.1
Wheelbase (in) 99.8 103.2
Liftover Height (in) 22.5 - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 66.6 67.1
Track Width, Front (in) 58.3 58.1
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.8 5.9
Length, Overall (in) 171.0 164.5
Height, Overall (in) 54.3 54.1
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 10.1 -
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³) - - TBD -
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³) - 13.4
Brakes
Brake Type Power Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 7.1 x - TBD - 7.9 x 1.38
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 9.1 x 0.71 9.5 x .83
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Brake ABS System NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 13.2 11.9
Steering
Steering Type Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 4.3 4.1
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 23.2 20.3
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.1 32.8
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P155/80R13 P185/65R14
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P155/80R13 P185/65R14
Spare Tire Size T115/70D14 Compact
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 110 - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000 - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A - TBD -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2338 2295
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 13 x 5.0 14 x 5
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 13 x 5.0 14 x 5
Spare Wheel Size (in) 14 x 4.0 - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 5.2 4.4
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 490 - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 80 75
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 108 @ 4000 103 @ 4600
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 1.6L/97 1.6L/97
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 115 @ 6000 106 @ 6200
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System SFI PGM-FI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 39 37
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 29 32
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.33 3.250
Clutch Size (in) 7.48 - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.29 1.172
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.73 0.702
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.42 3.153
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.96 1.782
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.79 3.722
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.93 0.909
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual
Summary
Vehicle Name Nissan Sentra Honda Civic
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 3 Door HB
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 25 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut Indepenent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 30 - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) NA NA
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link Beam Independent
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Trailing Arms
 
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