The upcoming 2019 Nissan Sentra Nismo is a compact sedan that is performance-oriented. Years before, Nissan made a Sentra SE-R model that was delivering great torque, responsive suspension, affordable price and on top of all, fun. That model was discounted in 2012, and Nissan presented a Nismo model five years after that.
The 2019 Nissan Sentra Nismo is affordable four-door sedan as well, but it offers more aerodynamics, stronger engine and everything that made this sedan a performance car. Moreover, new Sentra is fuel-efficient, reliability is great and this car is well-equipped from the inside. Just like the SR midnight edition, the new Nismo will get many black accents.
2019 Nissan Sentra Nismo exterior is stunning
First of all, the base Sentra model was heavily refreshed in 2016, and the final results were stunning. Nissan decided to build on that exterior styling and improve it even more for a Nismo model. The 2019 Nissan Sentra Nismo comes with a premium look and most of the styling cues are out of a traditional Sentra’s styling. Firstly, Nismo model is available in the same colors as the standard model. However, it adds Gun Metallic, Brilliant Silver, and Super Black exterior paints. This three paint is also available with model SR midnight edition.
Accenting is painted in black and red and some unique touches can be found on the side, rear spoiler and rear fascia. Up front, a V-Motion grille is finished in nice dark chrome, just like the side-view mirrors and door handles. Mirrors, side skirts, and front bumper are sporting a stunning red stripe for a more modern look.
The headlights come with a LED units and 18-inch wheels are aluminum. To make a job done, Nissan added plenty of nice lines and creases, and the exterior looks really aesthetic. This year model now measures wheelbase of 106.3 in, length of 183.6 in, width 69.3 in and it heights 58.9 inches. If we compare this model with Sentra SR Turbo, the new one has slightly lower ride height and stiffer springs.
2019 Nissan Sentra Nismo Interior is unique
The interior looks and feels both comfortable and practical. The new 2019 Nissan Sentra Nismo keeps same structure like the standard model but it gives a lot of resemblances. The front bucket seats are unique and are offering huge side bolsters and it comes with black Alcantara. The rear seats gained the same black Alcantara upholstery, but with the red stitching. The cabin of the 2019 Nissan Sentra Nismo adds plenty of soft-touch materials, especially on the door panels and an instrument panel.
There is only one interior color scheme choice and it is a Charcoal color with red accents. The instrument cluster is new and it adds unique speedometer and tachometer with a black background and white numbers. A 5.0-inch Drive-Assist display seats between the gauges and it shows all of the important driver’s information.
The best part of the 2019 Nissan Sentra Nismo is its safety that scores very high. Model for the upcoming year will be much more eqquiped than the current one model. It comes with Nissan Intelligent Mobility system that will help one to sense more objects around and take action if you get in trouble.
The next one is popular Intelligent Cruise Control. This one is present in almost every car that released a couple of years. This system will adjust speed and distance between your car and car ahead. There is also a feature like automatic emergency braking, blind spot warning, rear cross traffic alert. The automatic emergency braking is there to save you from a potential frontal collision. It will automatically brake to help avoid a collision.
2019 Nissan Sentra Nismo engine, acceleration, fuel economy and top speed
While everyone expected the current 1.8-liter engine that is slightly modified, Nissan surprises us all with a new 1.6-liter gasoline unit. This four-cylinder Direct Injection drivetrain is also available in the new Juke model.
The 2019 Nissan Sentra Nismo will run on a 188 HP and 177 lb-ft of torque and this engine includes 16 valves and a low-pressure exhaust gas system. Moreover, a 1.8-liter gasoline drivetrain is available with a 6-speed manual and XTronic CVT gearboxes and all-wheel drive setup is in the offer as well. The new model is able to accelerate from 0 to 60 mph in 7 sec, which is not that good. However, the top speed is 131 mph. For the fuel economy, this car comes with EPA combined/city/hwy: 27/25/31 mpg.
Engine comparison with other models
Just for comparison, the models that beat this new Nissmo in engine and power category are Volkswagen GTI comes with the power of 210 or 220 HP, Ford Focus ST with its 197 HP and the model Subaru WRX with 268 HP.
2019 Nissan Sentra Nismo price and release date
The forthcoming 2019 Nissan Sentra Nismo will cost around $26,000. Nissan’s newest sedan is likely to arrive in the January of 2019.
The future models that will rival the new Nissan Nismo model are Honda Civic Si, Hyundai Elantra Sport, Volkswagen GTI, Ford Focus ST and even the Mazda 3.