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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan XE Manual
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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
4-Door Sedan GL 1.6L Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan 1.6L Manual GL 30 37 $11,710 $12,199
4-Door Sedan 1.6L Automatic GL 27 34 $12,670 $13,199
4-Door Sedan 1.6L Manual GLX 30 37 $12,766 $13,299
4-Door Sedan 1.6L Automatic GLX 27 34 $13,726 $14,299
4-Door Sedan 1.6L Automatic GLX+ 27 34 $14,494 $15,099
4-Door Wagon1.6L Manual GL 30 36 $12,190 $12,699
4-Door Wagon 1.6L Automatic GL 26 33 $13,150 $13,699
4-Door Wagon Manual GLX 30 36 $13,246 $13,799
4-Door Wagon 1.6L Automatic GLX 26 33 $14,206 $14,799
4-Door Wagon 1.6L Automatic GLX+ 26 33 $15,166 $15,799
4-Door Sedan 1.8L Manual GL 28 35 $12,190 $12,699
4-Door Sedan 1.8L Automatic GL 26 32 $13,150 $13,699
4-Door Sedan 1.8L Manual GLX 28 35 $13,246 $13,799
4-Door Sedan 1.8L Automatic GLX 26 32 $14,206 $14,799
4-Door Sedan 1.8L Automatic GLX+ 26 32 $14,974 $15,599
4-Door Wagon 1.8L Manual GL 27 34 $12,670 $13,199
4-Door Wagon 1.8L Automatic GL 26 33 $13,630 $14,199
4-Door Wagon 1.8L Manual GLX 27 34 $13,726 $14,299
4-Door Wagon 1.8L Automatic GLX 26 33 $14,686 $15,299
4-Door Wagon 1.8L Automatic GLX+ 26 33 $15,646 $16,299
Pricing
Invoice Price
$11,097
$11,710
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$11,799
$12,199
Monthly Payment Estimate
$197 / month
$203 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 29 mpg 30 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 39 mpg 37 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Subcompact Sub-Compact
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in) 50.1 50.8
Second Leg Room (in) 32.4 34.1
Passenger Volume (ft³) 87.2 85.9
Front Head Room (in) 39.1 39.1
Second Hip Room (in) 52.8 48.2
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.2 51.8
Second Head Room (in) 36.5 37.2
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53.1 52.1
Front Leg Room (in) 42.3 42.3
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in) 56.9 56.5
Wheelbase (in) 99.8 97.6
Liftover Height (in) 22.5 25.9
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 66.6 66.1
Track Width, Front (in) 58.3 56.7
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.8 5.5
Length, Overall (in) 171.0 166.3
Height, Overall (in) 54.5 53.9
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 10.7 12.0
Brakes
Brake Type Power Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 7.1 x - TBD - 7.87 x 1.18
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 9.1 x 0.71 9.17 x 0.79
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 13.5
Steering
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Power
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.0 3.2
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - 34.8
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.5 15.8
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.1 32.2
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P175/70R13 P185/60R14
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P175/70R13 P185/60R14
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) 2376 2227
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 4
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 5.2 5.0
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 490 390
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 80 70
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 108 @ 4000 99 @ 3000
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 1.6L/97 1.6L/97
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 115 @ 6000 95 @ 6000
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas L4
Fuel System SFI MPFI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 39 37
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 29 30
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.33 3.55
Clutch Size (in) 7.48 7.48
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.29 1.28
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.73 0.82
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.42 3.27
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.96 1.89
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.79 3.79
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.93 0.97
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Summary
Vehicle Name Nissan Sentra Suzuki Esteem
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4dr Sedan
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 25 30
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 1.13 NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/coil spring
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 30 30
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) NA 0.87
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link Beam MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/coil spring
 
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