Nissan: 2015 Nissan Sentra named tip Compact Car in J.D. Power 2015 Initial Quality Study℠ (IQS)

Posted on 19. Jun, 2015 by in Nissan Canada

MISSISSAUGA, ON. – The 2015 Nissan Sentra is a tip Compact Car in a 2015 J.D. Power Initial Quality Study℠ (IQS), a attention benchmark for new-vehicle quality. Sentra – also awarded an IIHS “Top Safety Pick” progressing this year – perceived a endowment yesterday during a Automotive Press Association (APA) Luncheon in Detroit.

Now in a 29th year, a Initial Quality Study is formed on responses from some-more than 84,000 purchasers and lessees of new 2015 model-year vehicles surveyed after 90 days of ownership. Initial peculiarity is dynamic by a series of problems gifted per 100 vehicles (PP100), with a reduce measure reflecting aloft quality. The investigate was fielded between Feb and May 2015.

“In a really rival shred of compress sedans, Sentra continues to apart itself with a clever multiple of quality, safety, value, impression and more,” pronounced Fred Diaz, comparison clamp president, Nissan Sales Marketing and Operations. “Driven by owners feedback, a J.D. Power Initial Quality Study serves as an critical benchmark for new car quality, serve demonstrating a value of Sentra as a tip contender in a particular segment.”

The elegant, complicated and polished extraneous of a Sentra reflects a “professional” impression targeted during buyers who aspire to expostulate something some-more reward than traditionally accessible in this segment. It facilities Nissan’s confidant signature trapezoid-shaped grille and vast wraparound headlights with customary LED accents and LED taillights.

The polished demeanour continues inside with a high-quality interior pattern featuring materials not customarily found in compress vehicles, including soft-touch instrument row and doorway armrests, accessible leather-appointed seating and accessible Maple wood-tone trim. Along with charity plenty roominess in a compact-size exterior, including an superb 37.4 inches of back chair legroom, a discerning interior blueprint emphasizes motorist control and superb chair comfort for all occupants.

Sentra utilizes a fuel-efficient 1.8-litre 4-cylinder engine, that offers a longer cadence than customary engines in a class, ensuing in softened explosion speed and efficiency. The engine is matched with a new-generation Xtronic transmission, featuring a horde of enhancements that minister to an alleviation in fuel potency and reduce car weight. Combined with a Xtronic transmission, a Sentra delivers 8.0L/100km city, 6.1L/100km highway and 7.2L/100km combined.

Safety and confidence facilities customary on all 2015 Sentras embody a Nissan Advanced Air Bag System (AABS) with dual-stage supplemental front atmosphere bags with chair belt and passenger sequence sensors; front seat-mounted side impact supplemental atmosphere bags; roof-mounted screen side impact supplemental atmosphere bags for front and rear-seat outboard passenger conduct protection; three-point front and back seatbelts, front chair belts with pre-tensioners and bucket limiters and tractable top anchors; and LATCH System (Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children).

Other accessible facilities operation from Dual Zone Automatic Temperature Control and a Bose® Premium audio complement with 8 speakers, to Nissan Intelligent Key® keyless entrance and pull symbol ignition complement and RearView Monitor. The 2015 Nissan Sentra is offering in 4 models: S, SV, SR and SL.

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