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2022 Honda Civic vs. 2022 Nissan Sentra Review

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2022 Honda
Civic

MSRP*: $22,550 to $29,150
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2022 Nissan
Sentra

MSRP*: $19,810 to $22,400
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MPG - City 30 - 33 MPG 28 - 29 MPG
MPG - Hwy 37 - 42 MPG 37 - 39 MPG
Seating Capacity 5 seats 5 seats
Cargo Space Info not available Info not available
Engine
  • 158-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 180-hp, 1.5-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 149-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission Continuously Variable Continuously Variable
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Horsepower 158 - 180 hp 149 hp
Exterior Length 184.0 in 182.7 in
Exterior Width 70.9 in 71.5 in
Leg Room Front 42.3 in
Rear 37.4 in
Front 44.0 in
Rear 34.7 in
Head Room Front 37.6 - 39.3 in
Rear 37.1 in
Front 38.9 in
Rear 36.7 in

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Comfort
Due to its greater rear head- and legroom, backseat passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Honda Civic than the Nissan Sentra. The Nissan Sentra will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Honda Civic.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Honda Civic as you will with the Nissan Sentra, as they get the same number of miles per tank of gas.

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). The Honda Civic is somewhat more expensive than the Nissan Sentra.

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

Handling
The Honda Civic has a smaller turning radius than the Nissan Sentra, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Honda Civic is somewhat more powerful than the Nissan Sentra.

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

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Honda Civic and the Nissan Sentra.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Honda Civic than that of the Nissan Sentra.