Specifications - Nissan Sentra
Nissan Sentra Specifications
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2.0 2.0 S 2.0 SR 2.0 SL SE-R SE-R Spec V

Engine
           

MR20DE – 2.0-liter DOHC 16-valve 4-cylinder engine
    140 hp @ 5,100 rpm [*]
    147 lb-ft of torque @ 4,800 rpm [*]
    Compression ratio – 9.7:1
    Emissions – Tier 2, Bin 5 (LEV2-PZEV on CA emission vehicles)

QR25DE – 2.5-liter DOHC 16-valve 4-cylinder engine
    177 hp @ 6,000 rpm
    172 lb-ft of torque @ 2,800 rpm
    Compression ratio – 9.6:1
    Emissions – Tier 2, Bin 5 (LEV2-LEV on CA emission vehicles)

QR25DE – 2.5-liter DOHC 16-valve 4-cylinder engine
    200 hp @ 6,600 rpm
    180 lb-ft of torque @ 5,200 rpm
    Compression ratio – 10.5:1
    Emissions – Tier 2, Bin 5 (LEV2-LEV on CA emission vehicles)

Engine balancer system

Resin-molded high-flow intake system

Continuously Variable Valve Timing Control System (CVTCS) on intake valves

Nissan Direct Ignition System

Iridium-tipped spark plugs

Electronic drive-by-wire throttle


Drivetrain
           

Front engine/front-wheel drive

6-speed manual transmission

6-speed close-ratio manual transmission with dual-mass flywheel

Xtronic CVT® (Continuously Variable Transmission)

Xtronic CVT® (Continuously Variable Transmission) with steering-wheel-mounted paddle shifters

Helical limited-slip differential

U2

Brakes
           

11.02" Vented front disc/rear drum brakes

11.7" Vented front disc/11.5" rear disc brakes

12.6" Vented front disc/11.5" rear disc brakes

4-wheel Anti-lock Braking System (ABS)

Electronic Brake force Distribution (EBD)


Suspension and Steering
           

Front: Independent strut suspension

Rear: Torsion beam axle with integrated rear stabilizer bar

Front stabilizer bar (23.0 mm)

Front stabilizer bar (25.0 mm)

Ripple-control shock absorbers

Sport-tuned springs

Sport-tuned suspension with lowered height, sport-tuned shocks and struts

Reinforced upper cowl

Trunk-mounted V-brace

Vehicle-speed-sensitive electric steering

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U2 Part of SE-R Spec V Upgrade Package
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Wheels and Tires
           

15" x 6.5" steel wheels with wheel covers

16" x 6.5" Steel wheels with wheel covers

16" x 6.5" 7-spoke aluminum-alloy wheels

16" x 6.5" 7-spoke machined-finished aluminum-alloy wheels

SE

16" x 6.5" 8-spoke aluminum-alloy wheels

17" x 7.0" aluminum-alloy wheels

P205/60HR15 all-season tires

P205/55HR16 all-season tires

P225/45VR17 all-season tires

P225/45WR17 summer performance tires


Styling/Functionality
           

Fog lights

Sport grille

Sport front and rear fascias

Smoked headlight surround and smoked taillights

Lower body side sill extensions

Body side moldings

AC

Body side moldings with chrome insert

Chrome exhaust-tip finisher

Chrome trunk lid finisher

Rear spoiler

AC

Rear spoiler with integrated LED brake light
(not available on 2.0 6MT models)

Splash guards

AC AC AC AC AC AC

Dual body-color manual outside mirrors

Dual body-color power outside mirrors

Power sliding glass moonroof with tilt feature

SM SV U1 U2
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AC Accessory
SE Part of Special Edition Package
M Part of Moonroof Package
SM Part of Special Edition or Moonroof Package
SV Part of Special Value Package
U1 Part of SE-R Upgrade Package
U2 Part of SE-R Spec V Upgrade Package
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Convenience
           

Nissan Navigation System with 5" color touch-screen monitor

T ST NS U1 U2

NavTraffic with 3-month trial subscription provided by SiriusXM [*]

T ST NS U1 U2

Nissan Intelligent Key® keyless entry and ignition system

C SC U1

Bluetooth® Hands-free Phone System

C SC

RearView Monitor [*]

SV U1 U2

Cargo nets and hooks

C SC SV

Trip computer

Outside temperature display

Tachometer

Twin pod meters with oil pressure and G-sensor displays

Power windows with driver’s one-touch auto-up/down with auto-reverse feature

Power door locks with auto-locking feature

Remote keyless entry

Remote trunk release

C SC

Air conditioning with in-cabin microfilter

Cruise control with illuminated steering-wheel-mounted controls

Oversize glove compartment

Driver's seatback pocket

Passenger's seatback pocket

Overhead map lights

Center console with adjustable cup holders

Driver-side coin holder

Upper dash storage

Front door pockets

Battery saver

Tilt steering column

Rear defroster

Variable intermittent windshield wipers

Driver visor vanity mirror

Passenger visor vanity mirror

Dual illuminated visor vanity mirrors

M SV U1 U2

Digital clock (in radio)

Auxiliary 12-volt DC power outlet

Additional auxiliary 12-volt DC power outlet


Seating and Appointments
           

4-way manual adjustable driver’s seat

6-way manual adjustable driver’s seat (includes height adjustment)

4-way manual front-passenger’s seat

Front sport bucket seats

Cloth seat trim

Leather-appointed seats

L

Black sport seat cloth with silver stitching and SE-R logos

Heated front seats

L

Rear seat center armrest with cup holders

60/40-split fold-flat rear seats

Leather-wrapped steering wheel

C SC

Leather-wrapped steering wheel with silver stitching

Leather-wrapped manual shift knob

Height-adjustable 3-point front seat belts

Aluminum pedal pads

Wood-tone trim (Beige interior only)

Metallic-tone accents (Charcoal interior only)

Trunk lid trim

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T Part of Technology Package
ST Part of Special Edition or Technology Package
NS Part of Nissan Navigation Package or Special Value Package
C Part of Convenience Package
SC Part of Special Edition or Convenience Package
SV Part of Special Value Package
U1 Part of SE-R Upgrade Package
U2 Part of SE-R Spec V Upgrade Package
L Part of Leather Package
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AM/FM/CD audio system

Premium AM/FM/CD audio system with 4.3" color display

USB connection port for iPod® interface and other compatible devices

T ST

Interface System for iPod® [*]

Auxiliary audio input jack [*]

MP3/WMA CD playback capability

Illuminated steering-wheel-mounted audio controls

Radio Data System (RDS)

Speed-sensitive volume control

Four speakers (two 6.5" and two 6" x 9" speakers)

Six speakers (four 6" x 9" speakers and two tweeters)

Rockford Fosgate eight-speaker system, (two 8" subwoofers, two 6" x 9" speakers, and four 2.5" mid-range tweeters)

A U1 U2

SiriusXM Satellite Radio with 3-month trial subscription [*]

T ST U1 U2
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T Part of Technology Package
ST Part of Special Edition or Technology Package
A Part of Audio Package
U1 Part of SE-R Upgrade Package
U2 Part of SE-R Spec V Upgrade Package
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Nissan Advanced Air Bag System with dual-stage supplemental front air bags with seat belt and occupant-classification sensors [*]

Driver and front-passenger seat-mounted side-impact supplemental air bags [*]

Roof-mounted curtain side-impact supplemental air bags for front and rear-seat outboard occupant head protection [*]

Vehicle Dynamic Control (VDC) [*] with Traction Control System (TCS)

3-point ALR/ELR passenger seat belt system (ELR for driver)

Front seat belts with pretensioners and load limiters

Front-seat Active Head Restraints

LATCH System (Lower Anchors and Tethers for CHildren)

Child-safety rear door locks

Zone Body construction with front and rear crumple zones

Energy-absorbing steering column

Hood buckling creases

Pipe-style steel side-door guard beams

Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)

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Vehicle Security System

Nissan Vehicle Immobilizer System

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CURB WEIGHTS (LBS)

2.0 2.0 S 2.0 SR 2.0 SL SE-R SE-R Spec V

Manual transmission

2,906 N/A N/A N/A N/A 3,109

Xtronic CVT

2,975 2,990 2,993 2,997 3,131 N/A

Manual transmission (CA emission models)

2,923 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A

Xtronic CVT (CA emission models)

2,992 3,000 3,002 3,006 N/A N/A
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2012 EPA Fuel Consumption Estimates

2.0 2.0 S 2.0 SR 2.0 SL SE-R SE-R Spec V

Manual transmission (city/hwy)

24/31 N/A N/A N/A N/A 21/28

Xtronic CVT (city/hwy)

27/34 27/34 27/34 27/34 24/30 N/A

Actual mileage may vary with driving conditions – use for comparison only.

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Interior passenger volume (cu. ft.) without moonroof

       

2.0

        97.4

2.0 S, 2.0 SR, 2.0 SL, SE-R, SE-R Spec V

        97.7

Cargo volume (cu. ft.)

       

2.0, 2.0 S, 2.0 SR, 2.0 SL, SE-R

        13.1

SE-R Spec V

        12.0
Fuel tank (gals.)         14.5
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Exterior (inches)
Wheelbase         105.7

Overall length

       

2.0, 2.0 S, 2.0 SL

        179.8

2.0 SR, SE-R, SE-R Spec V

        180.1

Overall width

        70.5

Overall height

         

2.0, 2.0 S, 2.0 SR, 2.0 SL, SE-R

        59.5

SE-R Spec V

        59.1

Track width (front/rear)

       

2.0, 2.0 S, 2.0 SR, 2.0 SL

        59.8/60.8

SE-R, SE-R Spec V

        59.5/60.4

Interior (inches)
Head room (front/rear) without moonroof         40.6/37.3
Leg room (front/rear)         42.4/34.5
Hip room (front/rear)         54.1/53.0
Shoulder room (front/rear)         56.9/55.1
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