(3.4) 10 reviews
MSRP: $1,086$5,494
Body Style: Sedan
Combined MPG: 27-31
Engine: 122-hp, 1.8-liter I-4 (regular gas)
Drivetrain: Front-wheel Drive
Transmission: 4-speed automatic w/OD
2000 Nissan Sentra

Our Take on the 2000 Nissan Sentra

Our Take

The new Sentra went on sale in late February as a 2000 model and offers fresh styling, improved handling, larger dimensions and more power. Nissan officials said they had to badge the Sentra a 2000 model because production started in November 1999 and federal law prohibits building 2001 models t... Read Full Report


Our Expert Reviews

Believe it or not, the really fun cars to test are the low-end models, not the ultra-luxe jobs most of us only dream about. Down in the bargain basement, compromises are evident, and it's interesting to see what corners were cut to meet a price point. Sometimes there are delightful surprises. Case in point: this week's guest, the all-new 2000 Nissan Sentra. (It's being relabeled... Read full review for the 2000 Nissan Sentra

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Solid Economy Car

by Silentwulf from Greensboro, NC on June 9, 2009

If you're looking for a car that consumes little gas, and is easy to repair, look no further! The Sentra is my first car, and has been a joy to drive. Gets great mileage on the highway, with responsiv... Read Full Review

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A trim is a style of a vehicle model. Each higher trim has different or upgraded features from the previous trim along with a price increase. Learn more about trims

Trims Explained

When talking about cars, “trims” is a way of differentiating between different versions of the same model. Typically, most start with a no-frills, or “base” trim, and as features are added, or a different engine, drivetrain (gas vs. hybrid, for example) or transmission are included, trim names change and prices go up.

It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, or that you’re not overpaying for features you don’t want.


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