Nissan: 2017 Nissan Sentra adds new SR Turbo model, continues to offer modernized reserve and pushing technologies

Posted on 09. Oct, 2016 by in Nissan Canada

  • Nissan’s renouned compress sedan continues to mount out with “class-above” style, reward pattern qualities and extended pushing experience
  • New Sentra SR Turbo total to lineup for 2017 indication year

The Nissan Sentra, a company’s third best-selling car behind Altima and Rogue, has been a buttress in a compress sedan shred for 35 years and 7 generations. Following a unchanging tide of product enhancements year after year – along with customarily augmenting sales – Sentra extends a sporty SR indication in 2017 with a further of a new SR Turbo. The enlargement of a lineup for 2017 follows revisions for a 2016 indication year to a Sentra extraneous and interior, and a further of an stretched apartment of accessible reserve and pushing assist technologies.

The new SR Turbo facilities an modernized 1.6-liter Direct Injection Gasoline (DIGTM) Turbo 16-valve DOHC aluminum-alloy inline 4-cylinder engine rated during 188 horsepower and 177 lb-ft of torque. It is accessible with both 6-speed primer and singly tuned Xtronic transmissions. The SR Turbo also offers upgraded suspension, steering and front brakes. Full information on a 2017 Sentra SR Turbo is accessible during NissanNews.com.

Along with a new SR Turbo, a 2017 Sentra is offering in 5 models: S 6MT, S Xtronic, SV, SR and SL grades. Enhancements to all 2017 Sentra grades embody softened interior serenity due to increasing front and back window potion thickness, and scarcely double a storage ability in a front core console.

A Nissan “Family” Exterior

The 2017 Sentra continues a endless extraneous redesign from one year ago, bringing a coming closer in demeanour and feel to a some-more upscale salon siblings. All 3 Nissan sedans – Maxima, Altima and Sentra – simulate Nissan’s new pattern denunciation initial introduced on a thespian Nissan Murano crossover. The Sentra extraneous combines a clarity of sportiness with a polished impression and proportions.

Key facilities of a Sentra extraneous embody a confidant front fascia, grille, fenders, hood and signature boomerang-shaped headlights. LED low-beam headlights with LED signature accents are offering on Sentra SR and Sentra SL grades. In a rear, a boomerang-shaped taillights supplement a some-more reward appearance.

The Sentra extraneous pattern is elegant, complicated and refined, reflecting a “professional” impression targeted during upwardly firm buyers who aspire to expostulate something some-more upscale than other designs in a segment. Exterior facilities embody chrome doorway handles and chrome window accents, and accessible exhilarated outward mirrors with integrated spin signals. The fellow of drag is 0.29 for S, SV and SR grades and 0.30 for a SL trim level.

The Sentra SR offers a sportier appearance, with singular pattern 17-inch split 5-spoke aluminum-alloy wheels, reduce physique side sill extensions, back spoiler with integrated LED stop light, haze lights and chrome empty tip finisher.

Nine colors are accessible – Red Alert, Brilliant Silver, Super Black, Aspen White (premium charge), Gun Metallic, Graphite Blue, Cayenne Red, Deep Blue Pearl and Fresh Powder.

A Roomy, Refined Interior Environment

Inside, a 2017 Sentra facilities one of a largest interiors in class, with 111.0 cubic feet of sum interior volume. Helping make this probable is a prolonged wheelbase (106.3 inches), that helps yield both plenty back chair legroom of 37.4 inches and vast case ability of 15.1 cubic feet. The back chair is a customary 60/40-split fold-down design, adding flexibility to a vast case space.

The discerning interior blueprint emphasizes motorist control and well-developed chair comfort for all occupants. The high-quality interior pattern facilities materials not customarily found in compress vehicles, including soft-touch instrument row and doorway armrests and accessible leather-appointed seating.

Standard facilities embody a 6-way primer driver’s seat, 4-way primer front passenger’s seat, front and back doorway pockets, front core console with padded armrest and cupholders, back chair armrest with cupholders, atmosphere conditioning with in-cabin microfilter and accessible Dual Zone Automatic Temperature Control (ATC) system.

Other facilities embody lean and telescopic steering column, energy windows with driver’s one-touch automobile up/down with automobile reverse, energy doorway thatch with auto-locking feature, remote keyless entry, Nissan Intelligent Key® keyless entrance and pull symbol ignition complement and RearView Monitor.

The customary Sentra audio complement is an AM/FM/CD complement with 4 speakers and USB tie for iPod® and other concordant devices. Other accessible audio systems embody a 6-speaker AM/FM/CD complement with 5.0-inch tone arrangement and a Bose® Premium audio complement with 8 speakers. Also accessible is SiriusXM® Satellite Radio (SiriusXM® subscription required, sole separately), while Bluetooth® Hands-free Phone System is customary on all grades.

Sentra SV, SR and SL grades embody a 5.0-inch Advanced Drive-Assist™ Display (ADAD) located between a tachometer and speedometer. These grades also embody Siri Eyes Free® Voice Recognition as customary equipment.

Advanced Connectivity and Safety Shield Technologies

The 2017 Sentra offers modernized record facilities that assistance owners stay connected. Standard on Sentra SL and accessible on SV and SR grades is NissanConnect with Navigation and Mobile Apps, featuring a 5.8-inch tone touch-screen, NissanConnect Mobile Apps, SiriusXM® Traffic, SiriusXM® Travel Link™ with fuel prices, weather, film listing, sports scores and batch prices (SiriusXM® subscription required, sole separately), and Nissan Voice Recognition for audio and navigation.

Also accessible is NissanConnect Services powered by SiriusXM®. It offers puncture preparedness, remote access, customizable alerts and preference services (SiriusXM® subscription required, sole separately). The complement allows a motorist to set customized alerts for family and friends – such as speed, curfew and operation notifications. It is accessible on Sentra SR and SL grades as partial of a Premium Technology Packages.

A series of Nissan’s modernized Safety Shield Technologies are accessible for a 2017 indication year – Forward Emergency Braking (FEB), Intelligent Cruise Control (ICC), Blind Spot Warning (BSW) and Rear Cross Traffic Alert (RCTA).

In addition, Sentra’s list of customary reserve and confidence facilities 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 with rollover sensor for front and rear-seat outboard passenger conduct protection; 3-point front and back seatbelts, front chair belts with pre-tensioners and bucket limiters and tractable tip anchors; and LATCH System (Lower Anchors and Tethers for CHildren).

Sentra also offers child reserve back doorway locks; Zone Body construction featuring front and back press zones and passenger zone; Nissan Immobilizer complement and anti-theft alarm system; and Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) with position monitoring and accessible Easy Fill Tire Alert system.

Fuel-Efficient 1.8-liter Engine and Advanced Xtronic Transmission

All 2017 Sentra models (except SR Turbo) implement a fuel-efficient 1.8-liter 4-cylinder engine corresponding to an modernized Xtronic delivery with sub-planetary gear. A 6-speed primer delivery is also accessible with a Sentra S grade.

The engine offers a longer cadence than customary engines in a class, ensuing in softened explosion speed and efficiency. It is versed with a twin Continuously Variable Timing Control (CVTC) complement that modulates both a intake and empty valve opening time (similar to that used on a flagship Nissan Maxima). In addition, a valve springs are made identical to a beehive, with a smaller hole towards a tip – shortening inertial weight, improving valvetrain potency and smoothing engine operation. The engine is rated during 124 horsepower (130 horsepower S 6MT) and 125 lb-ft of torque (128 lb-ft S 6MT).

The Xtronic delivery offers a far-reaching rigging ratio operation of 7.3:1 by use of a sub-planetary rigging and smaller pulleys, ensuing in high-speed fuel potency and manageable acceleration. The Xtronic’s acceleration feel is extended with a D-mode step change module that simulates shifts, giving a some-more healthy acceleration feeling but holding a high rpm constant, vouchsafing rpms build as speed builds. The D-Step Logic Control helps yield extended drivability with a stable, healthy and frail change feel.

Fuel economy is rated during 29 mpg city, 37 mpg highway and 32 mpg total with a Xtronic transmission. The Sentra S with 6-speed primer delivery is rated during 27 mpg city, 35 mpg highway and 30 mpg combined.

The 2017 Sentra also delivers manageable doing by an eccentric strut front cessation with stabilizer bar and torsion lamp back cessation with integrated stabilizer bar. The cessation also utilizes high frequency-response startle absorbers.

Sentra also facilities customary Active Understeer Control complement (not accessible on S 6MT), identical to that employed on Altima. The AUC complement utilizes intelligent control proof and high-response stop actuators to easily stop a inside front wheels during cornering (as required) to boost yaw-moment. Using a Vehicle Dynamic Control (VDC)/Traction Control System (TCS) as a base, Active Understeer Control is roughly undetectable when it operates.

Vehicle speed-sensitive Electric Power Steering (EPS) and power-assisted vented front disc/rear drum braking complement are standard, with 4-wheel front brakes accessible on SR and SL grades.

Available wheels and tire combinations embody 16-inch steel wheels with full covers or 16-inch aluminum-alloy wheels with 205/55R16 distance all-season tires for S and SV grades, along with 17-inch aluminum-alloy wheels with 205/50R17 all-season tires for SR and SL.

A Range of Well-Equipped Models

The 2017 Nissan Sentra is offering in 5 models: S 6MT, S Xtronic, SV, SR and SL. Along with a high-value list of customary apparatus on Sentra S, a renouned SV category calm facilities customary Siri Eyes Free®, scale arrangement with chrome accents and Advanced Drive-Assist™ Display (ADAD) with 5.0-inch display.

Sentra SV also includes Nissan Intelligent Key®, RearView Monitor, SiriusXM® Satellite Radio (SiriusXM® subscription required, sole separately), shifting front armrest, Streaming Audio around Bluetooth®, Hands-free Text Messaging Assistant, leather-wrapped steering circle and change doorknob and Easy-Fill Tire Alert.

The sporty Sentra SR adds LED low lamp projector headlights with LED accents, reduce physique side sill extensions, back spoiler with integrated LED stop light, haze lights, chrome empty finisher, singular pattern 17-inch aluminum-alloy wheels with 205/50R17 all-season tires, back front brakes, competition interior trim, reward competition cloth seats, driver’s seatback pocket, exhilarated front seats, exhilarated outward mirrors with LED spin signals and SR badge.

The top-of-the-line Sentra SL adds customary leather-appointed seats, 6-way energy driver’s chair with 2-way energy lumbar support, exhilarated front seats, driver’s seatback pocket, Piano Black door/console trim, auto-dimming counterpart with HomeLink® Universal Transceiver and Dual Zone Automatic Temperature Control.

Additional Sentra SL apparatus includes NissanConnect with Navigation and Mobile Apps, Blind Spot Warning (BSW), Rear Cross Traffic Alert (RCTA), exhilarated outward mirrors with LED spin signals, LED low lamp projector headlights with LED accents, haze lights, front brakes, 17-inch aluminum-alloy wheels with 205/50R17 all-season tires and SL badge.

A series of choice packages are available, including a new Premium Technology Package for SR and SL grades. Other accessible packages are a Style Package (S and SV), Driver’s Assist Package (SV and SR) and All Weather Package (SV).

The 2017 Sentra is fabricated in Aguascalientes, Mexico.

 

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