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Here's how the 2021 Kia Forte and the 2021 Nissan Sentra measure up.
FE Manual
$17,890
Starting MSRP
$19,510
Starting MSRP

Overview

Door
4-door 4-door -
Seats
5 5 -
Engine

147.0-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

149.0-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

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Combined MPG
31 33 -
Size
182.7" length, 56.5" height 182.7" length, 56.9" height -
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive -

Exterior color

Exterior color

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Interior color

Interior color

Sabre Black

Medium Grey

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Transmissions

Transmissions

M/T

6-Speed M/T

CVT Transmission

A/T

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Vehicle

EPA Classification
Midsize Cars Midsize Cars -

Wheels

Rear Wheel Material
Steel Steel -
Front Wheel Size
15 X 6 in 16 X 6.5 in -
Spare Wheel Size
N/A Compact in -
Rear Wheel Size
15 X 6 in 16 X 6.5 in -
Front Wheel Material
Steel Steel -
Spare Wheel Material
N/A Steel -

Electrical

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
120 150 -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
N/A N/A -

Engine

SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
147 @ 6200 149 @ 6400 -
Engine Type
Regular Unleaded I-4 Regular Unleaded I-4 -
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
132 @ 4500 146 @ 4400 -
Displacement
2.0 L/122 2.0 L/122 -

Mileage

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
31 MPG 33 MPG -
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy
N/A N/A -
Cruising Range - Hwy
518.00 mi 483.60 mi -
Cruising Range - City
378.00 mi 359.60 mi -
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
37 MPG 39 MPG -
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
27 MPG 29 MPG -
Estimated Battery Range
N/A N/A -
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined
N/A N/A -
EPA MPG Equivalent - City
N/A N/A -

Suspension

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut Strut -
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Torsion Beam Multi-Link -
Suspension Type - Rear
Torsion Beam Multi-Link -
Suspension Type - Front
Strut Strut -

Brakes

Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes N/A -
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
10.3 in N/A -
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
N/A Yes -
Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc Front Disc/Rear Drum -
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel -
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
11 in 11 in -
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes -
Brake ABS System (Second Line)
N/A N/A -

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
14 gal 12.4 gal -
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
N/A N/A -

Steering

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall
N/A N/A -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
34.8 ft 38.1 ft -
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
N/A N/A -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
N/A N/A -

Tires

Front Tire Size
P195/65HR15 P205/60HR16 -
Spare Tire Size
N/A Compact -
Rear Tire Size
P195/65HR15 P205/60HR16 -

Trailering

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
N/A N/A -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
N/A N/A -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
N/A N/A -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
N/A N/A -

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight
2707 lbs 3036 lbs -

Dimensions

Trunk Volume
15.3 ft³ 14.3 ft³ -
Second Shoulder Room
55.3 in 54.5 in -
Second Head Room
37.5 in 36.7 in -
Second Leg Room
35.7 in 34.7 in -
Second Hip Room
51.1 in 53.3 in -
Front Hip Room
53 in 53.5 in -
Min Ground Clearance
5.3 in 4.8 in -
Passenger Volume
96 ft³ 96 ft³ -
Length, Overall
182.7 in 182.7 in -
Front Leg Room
42.2 in 44 in -
Height, Overall
56.5 in 56.9 in -
Front Shoulder Room
56.1 in 56.4 in -
Track Width, Rear
61.9 in 62.8 in -
Track Width, Front
61.5 in 62.6 in -
Width, Max w/o mirrors
70.9 in 71.5 in -
Front Head Room
38.8 in 38.9 in -
Wheelbase
106.3 in 106.8 in -
Liftover Height
N/A N/A -
Passenger Capacity
5 5 -

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