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Compare 1998 Nissan Sentra vs 1998 Toyota Tercel

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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
2-Door Sedan CE Manual
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Transmission

Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Sedan CE Manual CE 31 39 $11,929 $12,690
2-Door Sedan CE Automatic CE 29 33 $12,400 $13,190
Pricing
Invoice Price
$10,950
$11,929
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$11,499
$12,690
Monthly Payment Estimate
$192 / month
$212 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 29 mpg 31 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 29 mpg 31 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Subcompact Sub-Compact
Interior Dimensions
Front Leg Room (in) 42.3 41.2
Front Hip Room (in) 50.1 53.9
Second Leg Room (in) 32.4 31.6
Front Head Room (in) 39.1 38.6
Passenger Volume (ft³) 87.2 81.0
Second Hip Room (in) 52.8 49.0
Front Shoulder Room (in) 52.8 51.8
Second Head Room (in) 36.5 36.5
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53.1 51.6
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in) 56.5 56.3
Wheelbase (in) 99.8 93.7
Liftover Height (in) 22.5 25.0
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 66.6 65.4
Track Width, Front (in) 58.3 55.1
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.8 4.9
Length, Overall (in) 171.0 162.6
Height, Overall (in) 54.3 53.1
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 10.1 9.3
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA NA
Brake Type Power Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 7.1 x - TBD - 7.1 x 1.0
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 9.1 x 0.71 9.3 x 0.7
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Brake ABS System NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 13.2 11.9
Steering
Steering Type Rack & Pinion Pwr-assisted Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 4.3 3.0
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - 33.5
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 23.2 17.5
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 T115/70D14
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 110 N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000 N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2338 2045
Wheels
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
Spare Wheel Size (in) 14 x 4.0 14 x - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 5.2 5.2
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 80 60
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 490 306
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 108 @ 4000 100 @ 4400
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 1.6L/97 1.5L/92
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 115 @ 6000 93 @ 5400
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System SFI EFI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 39 39
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 29 31
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.33 3.55
Clutch Size (in) 7.48 7.9
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.29 1.23
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.73 0.73
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.42 3.25
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
Summary
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 2 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name Nissan Sentra Toyota Tercel
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 25 25
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA 1.13
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 30 30
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) NA 0.75
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link Beam Torsion Beam
 
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