27 reviews
2006 Nissan Sentra
2006 Nissan Sentra
Available Price Range $1,764-$7,748 Trims4 Combined MPG 25-31 Seats 5

Our Take on the 2006 Nissan Sentra

Our Take

A redesigned version of Nissan's compact Sentra is expected to debut soon. Meanwhile, minor changes for 2006 include the addition of an in-dash six-CD changer to the Audio Fanatic Package and two new exterior colors: Sapphire Blue and Sunburst. The front-wheel-drive Sentra comes in 1.8, 1.8 ... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Backseat space
  • IIHS side-impact crash-test overall rating

Notable Features

  • Choice of four-cylinder engines
  • Manual or automatic
  • FWD
  • High-performance SE-R and SE-R Spec V models


Consumer Reviews


Average based on 27 reviews

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very reliable car

by psychosmurf from Hendersonville. NC on October 5, 2012

I bought my 2006 Sentra in 2008 with 32000 miles. I have kept the oil changed and routine maintenance up to date and am still very happy with this car. I live in NC but have taken this car all the way... Read Full Review

4 Trims Available

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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Crash-Test Reports


There are currently 3 recalls for this car.

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