One of Nissan’s most popular compact sedans is almost finished and ready to be presented worldwide. This time, we are talking about 2016 Nissan Sentra.
Improvements and exterior redesign
Nissan Sentra is one of the best-selling smaller sedans. With the brand new 2016 Nissan Sentra, we believe that it will keep with that tradition. This new model will get restyled exterior, new features inside and better fuel efficiency. It will show better aerodynamic as well. It will go through mid cycle refresh but we can say that it will look totally new. The changes will be significant in order to stay ahead with its main competitors – Honda Civic and Chevrolet Cruze. Speaking of the exterior design, as we have already mentioned, new Sentra will undergo major facelift. The front fascia will feature restyled V-shaped grille and new headlamps. They will be angular and wider than before. They will be equipped LED lighting. The bumper and air intakes will be redesigned as well .The whole front end will look more aggressive and powerful. It will get new 19-inch wheels.
2016 Nissan Sentra design of interior and technology
The interior of 2016 Nissan Sentra is expected to be refreshed and upgraded with some new features. The cabin will be luxurious and will look elegant. It will be improved with high quality materials such as leather, aluminum, soft plastics etc. The seats will be covered with finest leather. The steering wheel will be also wrapped in leather. As for the technology, it will be equipped with Bluetooth, USB, My Nissan touch screen display, blind spot monitors, a rearview camera and so on.
Engine and fuel efficiency
Under the hood of 2016 Nissan Sentra will be placed a 1.8-liter four cylinder engine. This engine will be able to produce 130 horsepower and 173 pound-feet of torque. It will be mated to a six-speed manual transmission. However, Xtronic continuously variable transmission will be optional as well. Estimated fuel economy is 27 mpg in the city and 36 mpg on the highway.
Release date and price
2016 Nissan Sentra will be presented to the world sometime in the end of 2015. Speaking of the price, it is estimated than it won’t be less than $30,000.