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


 
  • Childre Nissan Journal
  • Mar 10th 2019 - 75 days ago
  • Dublin, GA
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Compared To Toyota Prius 2018



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

 

Sentra

Prius

Front Rotors

11 inches

10 inches

The Sentra stops shorter than the Prius:

 

Sentra

Prius

 

60 to 0 MPH

129 feet

135 feet

Consumer Reports

60 to 0 MPH (Wet)

138 feet

149 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




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 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 Ford Focus 2018



The Sentra stops much shorter than the Focus:

 

Sentra

Focus

 

60 to 0 MPH

129 feet

141 feet

Consumer Reports

60 to 0 MPH (Wet)

138 feet

151 feet

Consumer Reports




Compared To Ford Fiesta 2019



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

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 that 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 Honda Civic 2019



The Sentra stops shorter than the Civic:

 

Sentra

Civic

 

60 to 0 MPH

122 feet

127 feet

Motor Trend




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