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2008 Nissan Sentra

2008 Hyundai Elantra

  2008 Nissan Sentra 4-door Sedan Man SE-R Spec V Open Doors 2008 Hyundai Elantra GLS
MSRP
$16,140
$13,970
Invoice $15,275 $13,592
MPG
City/Highway
21/33 24/33
Rating
7.8
/ 10
TCC Rating
7.6
/ 10
TCC Rating
Bottom Line The 2008 Nissan Sentra is worth a drive, but its CVT may turn off some buyers. Read Full Review The 2008 Hyundai Elantra doesn’t have a lot of personality, but it’s the undeniable practical choice. Read Full Review
Likes &
Dislikes

Likes:

  • Roomy, quiet interior
  • Stand-out styling
  • Huge glove box
  • SE-R and Spec V performance models
  • Fuel economy

Dislikes:

  • Only one body style: a sedan
  • Continuously variable transmission (CVT)
  • Inconsistent suspension performance
  • Performance models outgunned

Likes:

  • Very roomy interior, with adult-worthy back-seat space
  • Huge trunk
  • Responsive acceleration, even with automatic
  • Respectable fuel economy ratings

Dislikes:

  • Conservative exterior styling plays it too safe
  • Doesn’t feel as sporty as other small cars
  • Engine noise can be prominent when accelerating
Crash Test Ratings
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