2020 Nissan Sentra Review

2020 Nissan Sentra

An efficient compact car, like the Nissan Sentra, is a great choice for drivers in Mobile, Prichard, and Saraland. It offers the kind of fuel economy that comes in handy, a comfortable interior, and lots of safety features. To help you decide if it’s the right car for you, Nissan of Mobile looks at everything it has to offer in this 2020 Nissan Sentra review.

Fuel Economy & Specs

2020 Nissan Sentra Performance

The 2020 Nissan Sentra can get up to an EPA-estimated 29 city and 39 highway MPG.[i] This lets you travel further in between stops for gas and allows you to get the most miles out of its 12.4-gallon gas tank.

To achieve this kind of fuel economy, it runs on a 2.0L 4-cylinder engine that features Continuously Variable Valve Timing Control. This also helps it deliver a sporty performance with 149 horsepower and 146 lb-ft of torque. To manage this combination, there’s a standard Xtronic® CVT (Continuously Variable Transmission).

Interior Dimensions

Whether you’re interested in cloth, sport cloth, or leather seats, the 2020 Nissan Sentra offers a comfortable ride. There’s lots of room to stretch out with 96.0 cubic feet of passenger space. The open design gives the driver and front passenger 38.9 inches of headroom and 44.0 inches of legroom. You can also add amenities like heated front seats and a 6-way power adjustable driver’s seat.

The backseat also has space to relax. There’s 36.7 inches of headroom and 34.7 inches of legroom. Three people can sit side by side, too, with 54.5 inches of rear shoulder room. The second row also comes with 60/40 split folding rear seats. They can help you grab something out of the trunk or make room for more cargo. With the backseats up, the trunk features 14.3 cubic feet of cargo room.





38.9 inches

36.7 inches


44.0 inches

34.7 inches

Shoulder Room

56.4 inches

54.5 inches

Safety Features

2020 Nissan Sentra Interior

The Nissan Sentra was built to keep you safe. Its frame features steel side-door beams, an energy absorbing steering column, and both front and rear crumple zones. This design allows it to absorb the force from a collision and direct it away from the interior.

Inside, the cabin is surrounded by eight air bags. The Nissan Advanced Air Bag System features a pair of front air bags, seat-mounted side-impact air bags, driver and front passenger knee air bags, and roof-mounted curtain air bags that cover both rows of seats.

Nissan Safety Shield® 360 is also watching out for you. This standard system includes lots of driver assistance features that can help prevent accidents. Some of the technology that comes standard includes:

  • Automatic Emergency Braking with Pedestrian Detection
  • Blind Spot Warning
  • Lane Departure Warning
  • Rear Cross Traffic Alert

Test Drive the Nissan Sentra

Visit Nissan of Mobile to learn more about this 2020 Nissan Sentra review and take a test drive. This sporty compact car offers an efficient drive, a comfortable ride, and peace of mind to drivers in Mobile, Prichard, and Saraland.


[i] 2020 EPA fuel economy estimates for Sentra®:


  • 29 city MPG / 39 hwy MPG / 33 combined MPG for 2020 Sentra S and SV
  • 28 city MPG / 37 hwy MPG / 32 combined MPG for 2020 Sentra SR


Actual mileage may vary with driving conditions – use for comparison only.