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


 
  • Childre Nissan Journal
  • Jul 21st 2019 - 32 days ago
  • Macon, GA
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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 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 Mazda 3 2018



The Sentra stops shorter than the Mazda 3:

 

Sentra

Mazda 3

 

60 to 0 MPH

122 feet

126 feet

Motor Trend

60 to 0 MPH (Wet)

138 feet

143 feet

Consumer Reports




Compared To Honda Fit 2019



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

 

Sentra

Fit

Front Rotors

11 inches

10.3 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 Fit. 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 Fit:

 

Sentra

Fit

 

60 to 0 MPH

122 feet

130 feet

Motor Trend




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 Kia Forte Sedan 2019



The Sentra stops shorter than the Forte Sedan:

 

Sentra

Forte Sedan

 

60 to 0 MPH

122 feet

127 feet

Motor Trend

60 to 0 MPH (Wet)

138 feet

142 feet

Consumer Reports




Compared To Kia Rio 2019



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 Rio. Drums can heat up and make stops longer, especially with antilock brakes that work much harder than conventional brakes.

The Sentra stops shorter than the Rio:

 

Sentra

Rio

 

60 to 0 MPH

129 feet

131 feet

Consumer Reports

60 to 0 MPH (Wet)

138 feet

140 feet

Consumer Reports




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