Auto Review: 2012 Nissan Sentra SE-R

At just over $20,000 MSRP, the 2012 Nissan Sentra SE-R is a family sedan that carries on a solid tradition. The body style is as sleek as ever and it drives like a champ.

2012 Nissan Sentra SE RThe 2.-5-liter I4 engine puts out 177 horsepower at 6,000 rpm and registers 24 mpg in the city and 30 mpg on the highway for fuel efficiency. The 16 valves kick with 172 pound feet of torque at 2,800 rpm. Standard features include:

  • Child safety door locks on rear doors
  • Vehicle anti-theft via alarm and engine immobilizer
  • 4-wheel anti-lock brakes
  • AM/FM radio with speed-sensitive volume control and 6 speakers, CD player, and MP3 playback
  • Daytime running lights
  • Automatic headlights with automatic off
  • Rear spoiler
  • Side skirts
  • Steering wheel mounted controls for cruise control and transmission
  • Trip computer with trip odometer
  • Panic alarm
  • Keyless entry
  • State-of-the-art safety features including 3-point center seatbelt, LATCH for children, crumple zones, and more
  • Theater style rear seating
  • Green tinted glass
  • Rear window defroster
  • And much, much more
Available options for the 2012 Nissan Sentra SE-R include an upgrade to a full navigation package, interior accent lighting, Intelligent KeyTM card key, first aid kit, and electrochromic interior rear view mirror.
The entire family will enjoy riding in the new Nissan Sentra SE-R. It is comfortable, spacy, and classy.