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2014 Nissan Sentra vs. 2014 Honda Civic Hybrid Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
The Nissan Sentra offers a bit more room for passengers in the back seat than the Honda Civic Hybrid. Offering just a little more front head- and legroom than the Honda Civic Hybrid, the Nissan Sentra may be a little roomier and more comfortable for the driver and front seat passengers.

Convenience
The Honda Civic Hybrid requires fewer visits to the gas station than the Nissan Sentra, making it more convenient to drive.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). Based on MSRP, the Nissan Sentra is clearly a better financial choice over the Honda Civic Hybrid. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Nissan Sentra will cost more in transportation costs than the Honda Civic Hybrid.

Dimensions
The Nissan Sentra is about the same width as the Honda Civic Hybrid. When looking at overall length, the Nissan Sentra takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Honda Civic Hybrid.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the Nissan Sentra transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the Honda Civic Hybrid.

Handling
The Nissan Sentra has about the same turning radius as the Honda Civic Hybrid, allowing equal maneuverability in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Nissan Sentra has a much more powerful engine than the Honda Civic Hybrid. However, something you should consider is that higher horsepower engines often command higher insurance premiums.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Nissan Sentra and the Honda Civic Hybrid. With its significantly greater cargo capacity, the Nissan Sentra will be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Honda Civic Hybrid.

Warranty
The Nissan Sentra comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Honda Civic Hybrid.

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2014 Nissan
Sentra

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MSRP*: $15,990 - $19,640

2014 Honda
Civic Hybrid

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MSRP*: $24,635
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Low APR Loan: -- --
Lease Incentive: -- --
City MPG: 27 - 30 44
Top 10 Fuel Efficient
Highway MPG: 36 - 40 --
Engine(s): Inline-4 Inline-4
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
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Frontal Crash Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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Invoice*: $15,590 - $18,521 $22,882

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