Sneak Peek: All-New 2020 Nissan Sentra
Part of the eighth Sentra generation introduced for 2020, the Nissan Sentra sees several upgrades that include a refined interior, sleek exteriors, advanced safety features, and a new base engine with more power.
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The 2020 Sentra engine has a 2-liter four-cylinder engine that offers 149 horsepower and 145 lb-ft torque across all variants. The new engine is also more efficient, offering 29 MPG in the city and 39 MPG on the highway.
The most prominent safety feature of the car is the Safety Shield 360 driver aid. It includes pedestrian detection, automated emergency braking, automatic high-beam headlights, rear automatic braking, and blind-spot monitoring. The Safety Shield 360 is standard across all trim levels.
The infotainment system of the car includes Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, along with a 7-inch touchscreen. If you want a bigger system, you can upgrade to an 8-inch touchscreen display with a Bose stereo system. Additional features include dual-zone climate control and a sunroof. The top trim of the 2020 Sentra also has quilted leather upholstery.
The 2020 Nissan Sentra has three trim levels- S, SV, and SR. Even the base S trim comes with several advanced features that make the Sentra a cut above the rest. The SV trim has larger wheels at 17 inches as compared to the 16-inch wheels of the S trim. The advanced SV and SR trims come with an optional Premium package. The Premium SV includes quilted leather seats, a heated steering wheel, a power driver's seat, and a moonroof. The Premium SR has all these features along with a 360-degree camera, an 8-speaker Bose audio system, illuminated sun visors, and an auto-dimming rearview mirror.
The base Nissan Sentra S model starts at $19,090, which is a $1,100 increase over the 2019 Sentra. Since it has better features, the extra price does seem to give more value. The SV trim begins at $20,270, primarily because of its upgraded exteriors. The Sentra SR is the sport trim in this series, the price of which begins at $21,430.