See how a 2019 Nissan Sentra sizes up to its competition in Brakes And Stopping Near Dublin, GA.


 
  • Childre Nissan Journal
  • Jul 12th 2019 - 101 days ago
  • Dublin, GA
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Compared To Toyota Yaris 2019



For better stopping power the Sentra’s brake rotors and drums are larger than those on the Yaris:

 

Sentra

Yaris

Front Rotors

11 inches

10.2 inches

Rear Drums

9 inches

7.9 inches

Opt Rear Rotors

11.5 inches

The Sentra SR/SL has standard antilock four-wheel disc brakes for better stopping power and improved directional control in poor weather. Only rear drums come on the Yaris. Drums can heat up and make stops longer, especially with antilock brakes that work much harder than conventional brakes.

The Sentra stops much shorter than the Yaris:

 

Sentra

Yaris

 

60 to 0 MPH

122 feet

134 feet

Motor Trend

60 to 0 MPH (Wet)

138 feet

157 feet

Consumer Reports




Compared To Goat 2019



For better stopping power the Sentra’s brake rotors and drums are large:

 

Sentra

Front Rotors

11 inches

Rear Drums

9 inches

Opt Rear Rotors

11.5 inches

The Sentra’s standard front disc brakes are vented to help dissipate heat for shorter stops with less fading.

The Sentra SR/SL has standard antilock four-wheel disc brakes for better stopping power and improved directional control in poor weather. Drums can heat up and make stops longer.

The Sentra with its standard antilock brakes stops short:

 

Sentra

 

70 to 0 MPH

191 feet

Car and Driver

60 to 0 MPH

122 feet

Motor Trend

60 to 0 MPH (Wet)

138 feet

Consumer Reports




Compared To Ford Fiesta 2018



For better stopping power the Sentra’s brake rotors and drums are larger than those on the Fiesta:

 

Sentra

Fiesta

Front Rotors

11 inches

10.2 inches

Rear Drums

9 inches

7.9 inches

Opt Rear Rotors

11.5 inches

n/a

The Sentra SR/SL has standard antilock four-wheel disc brakes for better stopping power and improved directional control in poor weather. Only rear drums come on the Fiesta. Drums can heat up and make stops longer, especially with antilock brakes, which work much harder than conventional brakes.

The Sentra stops much shorter than the Fiesta:

 

Sentra

Fiesta

 

60 to 0 MPH

129 feet

142 feet

Consumer Reports

60 to 0 MPH (Wet)

138 feet

159 feet

Consumer Reports




Compared To Toyota Corolla 2019



For better stopping power the Sentra’s brake rotors are larger than those on the Corolla:

 

Sentra

Corolla

Front Rotors

11 inches

10.8 inches

The Sentra stops shorter than the Corolla:

 

Sentra

Corolla

 

60 to 0 MPH

129 feet

138 feet

Consumer Reports

60 to 0 MPH (Wet)

138 feet

149 feet

Consumer Reports




Compared To Chevrolet Sonic 2019



For better stopping power the Sentra’s brake rotors are larger than those on the Sonic:

 

Sentra

Sonic

Front Rotors

11 inches

10.8 inches

The Sentra SR/SL has standard antilock four-wheel disc brakes for better stopping power and improved directional control in poor weather. Only rear drums come on the Sonic. Drums can heat up and make stops longer, especially with antilock brakes, which work much harder than conventional brakes.

The Sentra stops shorter than the Sonic:

 

Sentra

Sonic

 

60 to 0 MPH

122 feet

124 feet

Motor Trend

60 to 0 MPH (Wet)

138 feet

140 feet

Consumer Reports




Compared To Subaru Impreza 2019



The Sentra stops shorter than the Impreza:

 

Sentra

Impreza

 

60 to 0 MPH

122 feet

127 feet

Motor Trend

60 to 0 MPH (Wet)

138 feet

140 feet

Consumer Reports




Compared To Kia Rio 2018



The Sentra stops shorter than the Rio:

 

Sentra

Rio

 

60 to 0 MPH

122 feet

127 feet

Motor Trend

60 to 0 MPH (Wet)

138 feet

140 feet

Consumer Reports




Compared To Honda Civic 2018



The Sentra stops shorter than the Civic:

 

Sentra

Civic

 

60 to 0 MPH

122 feet

127 feet

Motor Trend