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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan XE Manual
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Manual XE 29 39 $11,097 $11,799
4-Door Sedan Automatic XE 27 36 $11,849 $12,599
4-Door Sedan Manual GXE 29 39 $12,880 $14,199
4-Door Sedan Automatic GXE 27 36 $13,605 $14,999
4-Door Sedan Manual SE 23 31 $13,787 $15,199
4-Door Sedan Automatic SE 23 30 $14,512 $15,999
4-Door Sedan Manual SE-L 23 31 $13,787 $15,199
4-Door Sedan Automatic SE-L 23 30 $14,512 $15,999
2-Door HB
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door HB 41 47 $8,543 $9,070
2-Door HB Lsi 39 43 $9,208 $9,880
Pricing
Invoice Price
$11,097
$8,543
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$11,799
$9,070
Monthly Payment Estimate
$197 / month
$151 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 29 mpg 41 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 39 mpg 47 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Subcompact Sub-Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in) 52.8 43.9
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.2 48.9
Second Head Room (in) 36.5 36.0
Passenger Capacity 5 4
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53.1 48.9
Front Leg Room (in) 42.3 42.5
Front Hip Room (in) 50.1 47.2
Second Leg Room (in) 32.4 32.2
Front Head Room (in) 39.1 39.1
Passenger Volume (ft³) 87.2 77.4
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.8 6.3
Length, Overall (in) 171.0 149.4
Height, Overall (in) 54.5 54.7
Track Width, Rear (in) 56.9 53.5
Wheelbase (in) 99.8 93.1
Liftover Height (in) 22.5 27.1
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 66.6 62.6
Track Width, Front (in) 58.3 54.5
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 10.7 -
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³) - 8.4
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³) - 22.5
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 Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 7.1 x - TBD - 7.09 x 0.98
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 9.1 x 0.71 9.02 x 0.67
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 13.2 10.3
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.5 19.1
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.1 31.5
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Manual
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.0 3.7
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - 34.1
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P175/70R13 P155/80R13
Spare Tire Size T115/70D14 T115/70D14
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P175/70R13 P155/80R13
Trailering
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
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 110 N/A
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2376 1818
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) 14 x 4.0 14 x 4
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 13 x 5.0 13 x 4.5
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 13 x 5.0 13 x 4.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 5.2 4.1
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 80 55
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 490 390
Engine
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas L3
Fuel System SFI EFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 108 @ 4000 58 @ 3300
Engine Order Code NA LP2
Displacement 1.6L/97 1.0L/61
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 115 @ 6000 55 @ 5700
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 29 41
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 39 47
Transmission
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.42 3.27
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.96 1.89
Trans Order Code NA MM5
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.79 4.39
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.93 0.91
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.33 3.42
Clutch Size (in) 7.48 6.69
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.29 1.28
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.73 0.76
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Summary
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 2dr Hatchback
Vehicle Name Nissan Sentra Chevrolet Metro
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 30 25
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) NA 0.94
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link Beam MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Separate coils
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 25 25
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 1.13 0.71
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil spring
 
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