Nissan’s NISMO Sentra Compact Sedan’s new version is Nissan Sentra. Its view was available three years back when Nissan revealed its concept of Sentra car having turbocharged engine, upgraded chassis and lots of visual tweaks. Now, this NISMO model is under production.
Right now, Nissan is in need for enthusiast cred and new Sentra NISMO is somewhat similar to the same glory as that of 1990s Sentra SE-R, which injects some spike in this car. Sentra would be a perfect competitor against Volkswagen GTI, Honda Civic Si, Ford’s Fiesta ST and Focus ST which shows that 2017 Nissan Sentra NISMO will lead some effort to be in this row to have formidable entries.
2017 Nissan Sentra NISMO – Exterior
The 2017 Nissan Sentra NISMO has the same front wheel drive architecture as that of Standard Sentra 2016. In case the chassis are to be upgraded in the production then there will be stiffer shocks and springs, limited slip differential, Brembo brakes and huge wheels with stickier tires.
This new model is just an upgraded version of Nissan Sentra 2016 where the aesthetic updates are seen which represents Nissan’s Energetic Flow” design language. Major changes will be seen in front fascia having “V-Motion” grille and headlights in a boomerang shape.
Window surrounds are made of chrome that effectively joins the tail and nose with shiny metal front to back. These changes offer a premium look making it different from its usual Sentra models.
Its unique 17-inch wheels, rear spoiler, and model exclusive Red Alert paint job provide a sporty flavoring.
2017 Nissan Sentra NISMO – Interior
The seats are bolstered sports buckets from Recaro, covered in Alcantara and leather. Steering wheels are made of same material and have the similar shape as that of 370Z. Alcantara can be found maximum on door panels and center sections whereas home gear selections can be done with the help of leather shift knob.
It will include Infotainment and convenience technology that helps to reduce the MSRP. One must have a perfect collection of performance data along with lateral acceleration and lap timer; it also includes waving checkered flag graphic.
It also includes electroluminescent gauge cluster, speedometer, and tachometer. For important things such as oil pressure and boot, one can press the right button on the steering wheel.
2017 Nissan Sentra NISMO – Engine Specs and Performance
This Sentra includes naturally aspirated 1.8-liter DOHC, inline four-cylinder engine. The overall output is 240 hp and 240-pound feet of torque that gets routed to the front wheels with the use of continuously variable transmission for a 0 to 60 mph time in the maximum of nine seconds. It is available with six-speed manual transmission.
2017 Nissan Sentra NISMO – Release Date and Price
This new Nissan Sentra model is expected to arrive as a 2017 model. This 2017 Nissan is expected to release in the mid of 2016 for the public while the production model will be in limelight any time in 2017.
The price of 2017 Nissan Sentra NISMO begins only at $25,000 and this must remain unchanged however higher versions may cost a bit more as compared to that of current model as this new NISMO will have lots of luxury features including those in the engines and running gear.
The upcoming model with getting completely revised suspension system with new shocks and little harder springs, making it easier to drive without losing comfort and the rear brakes are now more standard among the entire range of sporty cars.