2018 Nissan Sentra Overview | Matteson, IL Drivers

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If you’ve been looking for an affordable sedan that doesn’t sacrifice amenities, then you will want to seriously consider the 2018 Nissan Sentra as your next vehicle. To help you along in your research, our specialists have done the hard work for you by highlighting the features you can expect to find when you choose the new Nissan Sentra. Continue reading the article below for more information on the performance, tech, interior, and safety features available with the 2018 Nissan Sentra.

Should you have any questions you’d like to discuss with the team of automotive experts at our Nissan dealership in Matteson, IL, feel free to give us a call at (708) 223-7695 and we’ll gladly provide answers.


A red 2018 Nissan Sentra driving down a bridge


2018 Nissan Sentra: Engine Specs & Performance

There are three impeccable engine options available when you decide to purchase the 2018 Nissan Sentra, each of which offers impressive horsepower, torque, and efficiency. If you are looking for a more responsive performance from your sedan, the 1.6L Turbocharged I4 engine is the ideal way to do so. Browse through the table below for details on each available engine’s specifications.


1.8L DOHC 16-Valve I4

1.8L DOHC 16-Valve I4

1.6L DIG Turbocharged I4


130 HP @ 6,000 RPM

124 HP @ 6,000 RPM

188 HP @ 5,600 RPM


128 lb.-ft. @ 3,600 RPM

125 lb.-ft. @ 3,600 RPM

177 lb.-ft. @ 5,200 RPM

MPG City/Highway

27/35 MPG

29/37 MPG

25/31 MPG


2018 Nissan Sentra: Interior & Technology Features

When you step inside of the 2018 Nissan Sentra, you’ll be greeted by a multitude of comfort and technology features designed to keep you comfortable throughout journeys of any duration. Using the innovative NissanConnect® infotainment system, connecting your mobile device to the vehicle’s interface is as easy as hitting the push-button start. Additional interior and tech features include:

  • Nissan Navigation System
  • NissanConnect® mobile apps
  • Nissan voice recognition for navigation and audio
  • SiriusXM® Traffic and Travel Link®
  • Bluetooth® hands-free phone system and streaming audio
  • RearView monitor
  • Advanced Drive-Assist® display with 5.0-in. color monitor
  • Dual-Zone Automatic Temperature Control (ATC)
  • 60/40 split fold-down rear seats
  • Available Bose® Premium Sound System with two subwoofers
  • Three USB ports
Dashboard of a 2018 Nissan Sentra


2018 Nissan Sentra: Safety Systems

In terms of safety, the 2018 Nissan Sentra offers the peace of mind needed to drive with complete confidence on the road. Thanks to a multitude of passive and active safety features, the new Nissan Sentra was designed to help keep you alert while also working to reduce the risk of collisions occurring in the first place. Safety features available with the Nissan Sentra include:

  • Nissan Advanced Airbag System
  • Vehicle Dynamic Control (VDC) with Traction Control System (TCS)
  • Blind Spot Warning
  • Automatic Emergency Braking
  • Rear Cross Traffic Alert
  • LATCH System (Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children)
  • Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)
  • Energy-absorbing steel column
  • Zone body construction with front and rear crumple zones
An image displaying the safety features of the 2018 Nissan Sentra


Schedule a Viewing of the 2018 Nissan Sentra in Matteson, IL Today!

Now that you know more about the 2018 Nissan Sentra, the next step is to pick the trim package that best suits your individual style. Learn more about each available trim level by visiting our research page, or stop by our new vehicle inventory to see all of the models we have available.

If you have any additional questions regarding the 2018 Nissan Altima or how you can schedule a viewing, please don’t hesitate to contact Hawkinson Nissan using our online form. You can also give us a call at (708) 223-7695 anytime during our posted hours if you would like to speak with one of our team members directly.

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