The 2012 Nissan Sentra is a respectable small sedan, but newer competitors outclass it in terms of power, fuel economy, athleticism and charisma.
- Spacious front seating
- Intuitive control layout.
- Aging design
- Droning acceleration with CVT (continuously variable transmission)
- Harsh ride over rough surfaces
- Telescoping steering wheel not available
- Ho-hum handling in all but the SE-R.