Safety

The Sentra received a Good overall rating — the highest possible score — in the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety's frontal-offset and side-impact crash tests. It received the next-best score, Acceptable, in IIHS' rear-impact whiplash-injury test.

Standard safety features include side-impact airbags for the front seats, side curtain airbags for both rows and active front head restraints. Antilock brakes and an electronic stability system are optional.

Check out the Standard Equipment & Specs page for a full list of safety features.

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    Using panic alarm
    If you are near your vehicle and feel threatened, you may activate the alarm to call attention as follows: 1. Push the PANIC button 3 on the Intelligent Key for more than 1 second. 2. The th ...

    Fuel recommendation
    MR20DE and QR25DE engine except Spec-V Use unleaded regular gasoline with an octane rating of at least 87 AKI (Anti-Knock Index) number (Research octane number 91). QR25DE engine Spec-V only Us ...

    NISSAN Intelligent Key
    Your vehicle can only be driven with the Intelligent Keys which are registered to your vehicles Intelligent Key system components and NISSAN Vehicle Immobilizer System components. Never leave t ...