2017 Nissan Sentra Nismo

Japanese manufacturer is going to release special version of its popular compact car, tuned up by company’s performance division, which will come as 2017 Nissan Sentra Nismo. This nameplate is well-known all around the world. This car was introduced way back in 1982. So far, we have seen seven generations of it. First four generations were subcompact, while fifth-generation model gained some size, and this model is nowadays compact, when it comes to dimension. Current model is in production since 2013. We already saw a facelift last year, but company doesn’t stop. For the end of year, Nissan prepares a sporty version, which will come as 2017 Sentra Nismo.

2017 Nissan Sentra Nismo redesign and features

2017 Nissan Sentra Nismo front viewThe 2017 Nissan Sentra Nismo will be a sporty variant of this popular car. When it is about base characteristics, it will be based on the refreshed model that came recently. In terms of styling, we will see pretty much the same base shape and design language. However, there will be plenty of unique details and design solution. Compared to standard model, 2017 Nissan Sentra Nismo will feature much more aggressive styling, with significantly improved aerodynamics. We will see plenty of unique visual details, which will also have a task to improve performances. For example, there is a new bumper, which features large openings, for better air flow. There is also a huge rear spoiler at the back. There are also some new lighting solutions, new rear bumper, new exhaust configuration, new 19-inch aluminum wheels etc.

2017 Sentra Nismo interior

When it is about interior, we will see many new details, which will emphasize cars sporty character. You will notice that 2017 Nissan Sentra Nismo is characterizes by big use of carbon fiber and aluminum details. There are also many styling details inspired by GT-R.

2017 Nissan Sentra Nismo rear view2017 Nissan Sentra Nismo engine

You will probably be surprised to see 2017 Nissan Sentra Nismo to use the same engine as base model. This is a 1.8 liter unit, which in standard variant has max output of 130 horsepower and 128 pound-feet of torque. However, for this occasion, this engine comes with significant improvements in power and torque. It goes all way up to 265 horses and 260 lb-ft of torque, which will definitely be more than enough for excellent performances. When it is about transmission, we will see 6-speed manual, instead of CVT.

2017 Nissan Sentra Nismo release date and price

The 2017 Nissan Sentra Nismo is expected to come later this year. Exact price is still unknown, but it should be somewhere slightly under 30.000 dollars.

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