Nissan Sentra vs. FIAT 500L

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Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book
$16,990 - $18,275
$20,995

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
4.67 / 5
3 Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
124 - 130 hp
160 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Engine Type

Engine Type
1.8L DOHC 16
1.4L I4 MultiAir Turbo

Interior Features

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry

Universal Garage Door Opener

Universal Garage Door Opener
Optional

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors

Steering Wheel Controls

Steering Wheel Controls

Cruise Control

Cruise Control

Power Windows

Power Windows

Rear Defrost

Rear Defrost

Power Steering

Power Steering

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
42.5 in.
40 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
39.4 in.
40.7 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
37.4 in.
36.7 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
36.7 in.
38.7 in.

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

MP3 Player

MP3 Player
Optional

AUX Input

AUX Input
Optional

CD Player

CD Player

Standard Seat

Standard Seat
Optional

Passengers

Passengers
5
Optional

Exterior Features

Standard Wheels

Standard Wheels

Rear Spoiler

Rear Spoiler
Optional

Tire Width

Tire Width
P205/55HR16
P205/55HR16 - P225/45HR17

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
106.3 in.
102.8 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
34.8 ft.
32.3 ft.

Length

Length
182.1 in.
167.3 in.

Width

Width
69.3 in.
69.8 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
2866 - 2909 lbs.
3254 lbs.

Horsepower

Horsepower
124 - 130 hp
160 hp

Torque

Torque
125 - 128 ft. lbs.
184 ft. lbs.

Performance Tires

Performance Tires

Engine Cylinders

Engine Cylinders
4 Cylinder

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
Optional

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
13.2 gal.
13.2 gal.

Combined

Combined
31 - 33 mpg
26 mpg

City

City
27 - 29 mpg
22 mpg

Highway

Highway
35 - 37 mpg
30 mpg

Safety Features

Spare Tire

Spare Tire
Temporary Spare Tire

ABS Brakes

ABS Brakes

Automatic Headlights

Automatic Headlights
Optional

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Child Safety Locks

Child Safety Locks

Stability Control

Stability Control

Traction Control

Traction Control

Automated Emergency Braking

Automated Emergency Braking

Driver Airbag

Driver Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Nissan Sentra
FIAT 500L

Body Style

Body Style
Sedan
Hatchback

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
Front Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Mid-Size Cars
Small Station Wagon

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
5
5

Passenger Volume

Passenger Volume
95.9 ft³.
98.8 ft³.

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
2866 - 2909 lbs.
3254 lbs.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
30 - 32 mpg.
25 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
27 - 29 mpg.
22 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
35 - 37 mpg.
30 mpg.

Engine Type

Engine Type
Regular Unleaded I-4
EAM

Displacement

Displacement
1.8 L/110
Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4

Fuel System

Fuel System
Sequential MPI
1.4 L/83

Trans Type

Trans Type
1 - 6
Sequential MPI

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
CVT w/OD - Manual w/OD
DF4

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.73 - 4.01 - 0.55
6

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.10
Automatic w/OD

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.52
4.04

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.17
2.37

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.91
1.56

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.77
1.16

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.69 - 3.77
0.85

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.52 - 3.93
0.67

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
470
3.19

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
5.5 - 5.9
3.68

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
110
500

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Strut
7.1

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Torsion Beam
150

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut
Strut

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Torsion Beam
Torsion Beam

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P205/55HR16
Strut

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P205/55HR16
Torsion Beam

Spare Tire Size

Spare Tire Size
Compact
TQR - TV6

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
16 X 6.5 in.
TQR - TV6

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
16 X 6.5 in.
TBC

Spare Wheel Size

Spare Wheel Size
Compact in.
P205/55HR16 - P225/45HR17

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum - Steel
P205/55HR16 - P225/45HR17

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum - Steel
Compact

Spare Wheel Material

Spare Wheel Material
Steel
16 X 6.5 - 17 X 7 in.

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
16 X 6.5 - 17 X 7 in.

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
34.8 ft.
Compact in.

Brake Type

Brake Type
Front Disc/Rear Drum
Aluminum

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
Aluminum

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
Steel

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
11 in.
Rack-Pinion

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
9 in.
32.3 ft.

Drum - Rear

Drum - Rear
Yes
4-Wheel Disc

Rear Drum Diam x Width

Rear Drum Diam x Width
9 in.
4-Wheel

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
13.2 gal.
Yes

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
39.4 in.
Yes

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
42.5 in.
12 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
54.7 in.
10.4 in.

Front Hip Room

Front Hip Room
50.9 in.
13.2 gal.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
36.7 in.
40.7 in.

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
37.4 in.
40 in.

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
53.9 in.
57.3 in.

Second Hip Room

Second Hip Room
50.1 in.
54.9 in.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
106.3 in.
38.7 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
182.1 in.
36.7 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
69.3 in.
54.6 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
58.9 in.
49.4 in.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
60.2 in.
102.8 in.

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
60.2 in.
167.3 in.

Min Ground Clearance

Min Ground Clearance
6.4 in.
69.8 in.

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
15.1 ft³.
65.7 in.

Model Group

Model Group
Sentra
59.1 in.

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Compact
59.4 in.

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Sedan
25.9 in.

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
1.8
22.4 ft³.

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
DOHC
68 ft³.

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum
500L

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
4
Compact

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
4
Hatchback