Competes with: Ford Focus ST, Honda Civic, Hyundai Elantra Sport
Looks like: The non-turbo SR’s more athletically inclined identical twin
Drivetrain: 188-horsepower, 1.6-liter turbocharged four-cylinder mated to a continuously variable automatic or six-speed manual transmission
Hits dealerships: TBA
CARS.COM — Having made big improvements to styling and safety features with the Sentra’s 2016 refresh, Nissan is now hoping to get the popular compact sedan up to speed in acceleration and handling.
Related: 2016 Nissan Sentra Review
The 2017 Sentra SR Turbo takes the best of the regular SR, amps up its under-the-hood oomph and adjusts the body structure, steering, brakes and suspension to accommodate the boost.