Why did J.D. Power name the 2015 Nissan Sentra a top Compact Car?

July 14th, 2015 by

2015 Nissan Sentra top compact car award

With so many exceptional cars out there, what makes one stand out from others in its class? In J.D. Power 2015 Initial Quality Study, the 2015 Nissan Sentra was named the top Compact Car, and here are the features that set it apart from the rest.

Modern, classy exterior

2015 Nissan Sentra top compact car exterior Seattle WA
From the outside, the Sentra is certainly an eye-catching car, complete with professional characteristics that offer a more modern look than other vehicles in the same segment.

Upscale interior

On the inside, the 2015 Nissan Sentra continues to provide a refreshing design. It offers a cushioned instrument panel and armrests for further comfort, as if the available leather-appointed seats weren’t enough. Although the Sentra may be a compact car from the outside, the interior provides copious space and a luxurious design that is geared toward driver control and comfortability for all.

Fuel efficiency

With a capable 1.8-liter four-cylinder engine and Nissan’s next-gen Xtronic transmission, the new Sentra boasts an EPA-estimated 30 MPG in the city and 40 MPG on the highway. That means, with a full tank, you can drive the Sentra over 415 miles before filling up again.

Safety features

2015 Nissan Sentra interior top compact car
The 2015 Nissan Sentra is well-equipped to help prevent accidents and aid in protecting riders in the event of a crash. Nissan Advanced Air Bag System in addition to supplemental air bags throughout the vehicle provide security, and other available safety features prepare the Sentra even further.

Additional elements

With available RearView Monitor and Nissan Intelligent Key for keyless entry and push button start, the driver’s job is simplified. All riders can enjoy the NissanConnect system and Bose premium audio to play great tunes with an unbeatable sound.

If you are interested in getting behind the wheel of the 2015 Nissan Sentra and experiencing it for yourself, Seattle area residents can schedule a test drive today! Contact our team at Nissan of Auburn and find out firsthand why the Sentra was picked as the top Compact Car.