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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan Manual
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Body Style

Transmission

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
4-Door Sedan VE Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Manual VE 31 38 $10,854 $11,908
4-Door Sedan Automatic VE 28 33 $11,309 $12,408
4-Door Sedan Manual CE 31 38 $12,568 $13,788
4-Door Sedan Automatic CE 28 36 $13,297 $14,588
4-Door Sedan Manual LE 31 38 $13,107 $14,798
4-Door Sedan Automatic LE 28 36 $13,816 $15,598
Pricing
Invoice Price
$10,950
$10,854
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$11,499
$11,908
Monthly Payment Estimate
$192 / month
$198 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 29 mpg 31 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 39 mpg 38 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Subcompact Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in) 52.8 51.2
Front Shoulder Room (in) 52.8 52.8
Second Head Room (in) 36.5 36.9
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53.1 52.2
Front Leg Room (in) 42.3 42.5
Front Hip Room (in) 50.1 50.5
Second Leg Room (in) 32.4 33.2
Front Head Room (in) 39.1 39.3
Passenger Volume (ft³) 87.2 88
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.8 4.7
Length, Overall (in) 171.0 174.0
Height, Overall (in) 54.3 53.7
Track Width, Rear (in) 56.5 57.1
Wheelbase (in) 99.8 97.0
Liftover Height (in) 22.5 24.4
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 66.6 66.7
Track Width, Front (in) 58.3 57.5
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 10.1 12.1
Brakes
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
Brake Type Power Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 7.1 x - TBD - 7.9 x - TBD -
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 9.1 x 0.71 10.0 x 0.87
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 13.2 13.2
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 23.2 18.1
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.1 32.2
Steering Type Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 4.3 3.3
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - 34.1
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P155/80R13 P175/65R14
Spare Tire Size T115/70D14 T115/70D14
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P155/80R13 P175/65R14
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000 1500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 110 150
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2338 2415
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) 14 x 4.0 14 x - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 13 x 5.0 14 x 5.5
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 13 x 5.0 14 x 5.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 5.2 6.1
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 80 80
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 490 - TBD -
Engine
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System SFI EFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 108 @ 4000 122 @ 4400
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 1.6L/97 1.8L/108
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 115 @ 6000 120 @ 5600
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 29 31
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 39 38
Transmission
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.42 3.25
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.96 1.90
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.79 3.72
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.93 0.89
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual W/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.33 3.17
Clutch Size (in) 7.48 8.3
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.29 1.31
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.73 0.73
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Summary
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name Nissan Sentra Toyota Corolla
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 30 30.2
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) NA NA
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link Beam MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 25 30.2
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA 0.5
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs NA
 
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