A Deep Dive Into the 2024 Nissan Sentra’s Performance – New Models for Sale at Dorsett Nissan in Terre Haute, IN

December 8th, 2023 by

The 2024 Nissan Sentra is affordable and stylish. It offers a budget-friendly option in the compact car segment. It includes standard driver assistance features like blind-spot warning. Comfortable seating and a spacious trunk add to its appeal. The 2024 Sentra has three trim levels: S, SV, and SR.


Nissan has made some changes to the Sentra for the 2024 model year. There are updates to the front styling, new headlights, and fresh wheel designs. Moreover, the sporty SR trim has subtle rear changes, new badges, and interior details. A new transmission with engine stop-start for better efficiency has been introduced. On the other hand, the SV trim offers more standard and available technology this year.


You can find the 2024 Nissan Sentra at Dorsett Nissan in Terre Haute, IN. Feel free to call us if you have questions or want to schedule a test drive.


Let’s dive deeper into the features of the 2024 Nissan Sentra.


Engine and Transmission

Nissan’s engineers have crafted a powerful and efficient powertrain for the 2024 Sentra. It features a responsive 2.0-liter Direct Injection Gasoline (DIG) engine, delivering 149 horsepower and 146 pound-feet of torque for thrilling acceleration. Paired with an Xtronic continuously variable transmission (CVT), it ensures efficient power delivery for a controlled and exhilarating driving experience.


In a test, the Sentra went from zero to 60 mph in 8.8 seconds. This performance is on par with some other similarly priced cars. The Sentra’s CVT is smooth during regular driving.


Ride and Handling

The Sentra uses an independent rear suspension and wheel sizes that range from 16 to 18 inches. Choosing the version with the largest set of wheels at Dorsett Nissan in Terre Haute, IN, will give you a firm ride. But it’s still comfortable for daily driving.


The brakes performed well, with a strong pedal feel and good stopping power from 70 mph, stopping at a competitive 170 feet. The steering and handling are also suitable for everyday driving. The best way to experience the Sentra’s performance is to take it for a test drive at Dorsett Nissan in Terre Haute, IN.


Fuel Efficiency

The 2024 Sentra’s fuel economy has yet to be rated by the EPA, but updates to its powertrain are expected to improve on last year’s numbers. The 2023 Sentra achieved up to 29 mpg in the city and 39 mpg on the highway, with the sporty SR trim slightly lower at 28 mpg in the city and 37 on the highway. It’s on par with some competitors using a 2.0-liter four-cylinder and CVT.


In highway testing, the Sentra SR matched its 37 mpg rating. Test driving the Sentra at Dorsett Nissan in Terre Haute, IN, will give you an idea of its real-world mpg.


Reserve Your 2024 Nissan Sentra at Dorsett Nissan

Be the first to experience the excellent performance of the 2024 Nissan Sentra. Call or visit Dorsett Nissan in Terre Haute, IN, to learn more about this outstanding vehicle. Our friendly and knowledgeable staff is on standby, ready to answer your questions.

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