Nissan Sentra vs. Volkswagen e-Golf

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Front passenger 3/4 w/ wheels turned.

Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book Value
$16,190 - $18,231
$23,890 - $27,059

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
Not Available

Horsepower

Horsepower
124 - 130 hp
134 hp

Engine Type

Engine Type
1.8L DOHC 16
100KW 134HP Electric

Interior Features

Universal Garage Door Opener

Universal Garage Door Opener
Optional
Not Available

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
42.5 in.
41.2 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
39.4 in.
38.4 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
37.4 in.
35.6 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
36.7 in.
38.1 in.

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
15.1 cu. ft.
Not Available

MP3 Player

MP3 Player
Optional
Not Available

Passengers

Passengers
5
5

Exterior Features

Rear Spoiler

Rear Spoiler
Optional
Not Available

Tire Width

Tire Width

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
106.3 in.
103.5 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
34.8 ft.
35.8 ft.

Length

Length
182.1 in.
168.1 in.

Width

Width
69.3 in.
70.8 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
2866 - 2909 .lbs
3455 .lbs

Horsepower

Horsepower
124 - 130 hp
134 hp

Torque

Torque
125 - 128 ft. lbs.
214 ft. lbs.

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
13.2 gal.
Not Available

Combined

Combined
14 - 18 mpg
63 - 56 mpg

City

City
27 mpg
126 mpg

Highway

Highway
35 mpg
111 mpg

Safety Features

Automatic Headlights

Automatic Headlights
Optional
Not Available

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Nissan Sentra
Volkswagen e-Golf

Body Style

Body Style
Sedan
Hatchback

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
Front Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Mid-Size Cars
Compact Cars

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
5
5

Passenger Volume

Passenger Volume
95.9 ft³.
93.5 ft³.

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
2866 - 2909 lbs.
3455 lbs.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
30 - 32 mpg.
Not Available

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
27 - 29 mpg.
Not Available

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
35 - 37 mpg.
Not Available

Engine Type

Engine Type
Regular Unleaded I-4
Electric

Displacement

Displacement
1.8 L/110
Not Available

Fuel System

Fuel System
Sequential MPI
Not Available

Trans Type

Trans Type
1 - 6
1

Trans Description Cont.

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

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.73 - 4.01 - 0.55
2.70

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.10
Not Available

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.52
Not Available

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.17
Not Available

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.91
Not Available

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.77
Not Available

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.69 - 3.77
2.70

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.52 - 3.93
3.61

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
470
Not Available

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

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
5.5 - 5.9
Not Available

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
110
Not Available

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Strut
Strut

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Torsion Beam
Multi-Link

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut
Strut

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

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

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P205/55HR16
P205/55HR16

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P205/55HR16
P205/55HR16

Spare Tire Size

Spare Tire Size
Compact
Not Available

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
16 X 6.5 in.
16 X 6.5 in.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
16 X 6.5 in.
16 X 6.5 in.

Spare Wheel Size

Spare Wheel Size
Compact in.
Not Available

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum - Steel
Aluminum

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum - Steel
Aluminum

Spare Wheel Material

Spare Wheel Material
Steel
Not Available

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
34.8 ft.
35.8 ft.

Brake Type

Brake Type
Front Disc/Rear Drum
4-Wheel Disc

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
4-Wheel

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
Yes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
11 in.
11.3 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
9 in.
10.7 in.

Drum - Rear

Drum - Rear
Yes
Not Available

Rear Drum Diam x Width

Rear Drum Diam x Width
9 in.
Not Available

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
13.2 gal.
Not Available

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
39.4 in.
38.4 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
42.5 in.
41.2 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
54.7 in.
55.9 in.

Front Hip Room

Front Hip Room
50.9 in.
Not Available

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
36.7 in.
38.1 in.

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
37.4 in.
35.6 in.

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
53.9 in.
53.9 in.

Second Hip Room

Second Hip Room
50.1 in.
Not Available

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
106.3 in.
103.5 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
182.1 in.
168.1 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

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

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
58.9 in.
57.2 in.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
60.2 in.
60.8 in.

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
60.2 in.
59.5 in.

Min Ground Clearance

Min Ground Clearance
6.4 in.
Not Available

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
15.1 ft³.
Not Available

Model Group

Model Group
Sentra
Golf

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Compact
Compact

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Sedan
Hatchback

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
1.8
Not Available

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
DOHC
Not Available

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum
Not Available

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
4
Not Available

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
4
Not Available