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2017 Nissan Sentra vs 2017 Hyundai Elantra

If you are looking for the best new compact sedan that can give you the fuel efficiency, performance, technology, comfort and safety you desire, you've come to the right place. At Nissan of Melbourne, we offer our shoppers detailed comparisons of all the top models so they can decide for themselves which model would best suit their specific needs. Our latest side-by-side comparison offers a closer look at how the new Nissan Sentra stacks up against the Hyundai Elantra. After reading this 2017 Nissan Sentra vs 2017 Hyundai Elantra comparison you'll have all of the information you need to make the most informed buying decision.

Both the new 2017 Nissan Sentra and 2017 Hyundai Elantra have a lot to offer drivers who want the best new car, however, one of them gives you more than the other in many different categories, especially when it comes to fuel efficiency and the number of trim levels offered.

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2017 Nissan Sentra  VS 2017 Hyundai Elantra
$16,990 MSRP $17,150
1.8-liter 4-Cyl Engine 2.0-liter 4-Cyl
29 City/37 Hwy MPG Rating 26 City/36 Hwy
5 Trim Levels 4

2017 Nissan Sentra and 2017 Hyundai Elantra Comparison

One of the first things you'll notice in the above chart are the fuel economy ratings of both the Sentra and Elantra. The base model and engine of the 2017 Nissan Sentra offers an EPA-estimated fuel economy rating of up to 29 mpg in the city and 37 mpg on the highway. The base model and engine given to the 2017 Hyundai Elantra can only manage to offer a less-efficient 26 city mpg and 36 highway mpg rating. If you are looking for the most miles per gallon in a new car, the 2017 Nissan Sentra is the ideal choice.

Other important differences noticed in this detailed comparison of the 2017 Nissan Sentra vs 2017 Hyundai Elantra can be found in each of their standard offerings. The new 2017 Nissan Sentra gives you steering wheel audio controls, a vehicle immobilizer system, steering wheel cruise controls and Bluetooth phone connectivity as standard equipment whereas the 2017 Hyundai Elantra does not.

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2017 Nissan Sentra interior seating
2017 Nissan Sentra navigation system
2017 Nissan Sentra steering wheel-mounted controls

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