• (4.3) 9 reviews
  • MSRP: $534$2,974
  • Body Style: Sedan
  • Combined MPG: 35
  • Engine: 115-hp, 1.6-liter I-4 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: Front-wheel Drive
  • Transmission: 5-speed manual w/OD
1996 Nissan Sentra

1996 Nissan Sentra Reviews

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So much attention has been devoted to the redesign of the subcompact Escortat Ford and Saturn at General Motors that the Nissan Sentra has been invisible. We drove the 1996 GXE and probably the most impressive feature is the line at the bottom of the window sticker that reads: "Total--$15,863" with air conditioning, AM/FM stereo with cassette, power locks and windows, cruise control, split... Read full review for the 1996 Nissan Sentra

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I'm gobsmacked by these little cars..

by Ed from Redding, CA on June 13, 2011

I'm a great fan the Nissan Sentra. Nissan makes great cars but the Sentras are Nissan's most economical model...a very cheap to own car. And if you like luxury without breaking the bank, their Altimas... Read Full Review

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