2019 Nissan Sentra

2019 Nissan Sentra

2019 Nissan Altima

2019 Nissan Altima

2019 Nissan Sentra vs. 2019 Nissan Altima

Opting for a Nissan sedan is a great way to enjoy your Middletown commute. When comparing the 2019 Nissan Sentra vs. 2019 Nissan Altima, you’ll be receiving the safety and technology features that Nissan is known for. And while these vehicles are similar in quality and style, they also have their differences in terms of gas mileage and features. Compare the Nissan Sentra vs. Altima below to see which one is right for you, then head to Middletown Nissan to make your purchase.


Performance Specs

Nissan Sentra


Nissan Altima

1.8L engine with Xtronic® CVT

Base engine

2.5L direct injection
124 hp and 125 lb-ft of torque

Base power

188 hp and 180 lb-ft of torque
1.6L DIG™ turbocharged engine

Optional engine

2.0L turbo engine
188 hp and 177 lb-ft of torque

Optional power

248 hp and 273 lb-ft of torque
29 city and 37 highway mpg

EPA-estimated MPG

25 city and 34 highway mpg

Safety Features

No matter where the Meridan roads may take you, both the new Sentra and new Altima will keep you safe. That’s because each model is packed with the active and passive safety features that all Nissan cars come with. Compare cars below in terms of safety features:

Standard features on both sedans include: intelligent auto headlights, tire pressure monitoring system, LATCH system.

The Nissan Sentra is equipped with a few more safety features than the Altima, like the Vehicle Dynamic Control with traction control system. It is available for upgrade with: Easy-Fill Tire Alert, as well as driver-assistance features including automatic emergency braking, blind spot warning, rear cross traffic alert.

White 2019 Nissan Sentra driving around corner

Technology Features

In addition to performance and safety, the Nissan Sentra and Nissan Altima bring plenty of exciting technology to the forefront. Packed with Nissan Intelligent Mobility features, you’ll be happy to experience all this tech with either of these two models.

Tech features available on both models:

Multiple USB ports, Bluetooth®, Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, Drive-Assist® 5-inch color display, NissanConnect® powered by SiriusXM®

Sound Systems:

The Sentra is standard with 4 speakers and available for upgrade to the Bose® Premium Audio System with 8 speakers. The Altima is standard with 6 speakers and available for upgrade to Bose® with 9 speakers.


The Sentra is standard with a 7-inch touchscreen display and is available for upgrade to a 7-inch NissanConnect® touch-screen display. The Altima is standard with an 8-inch NissanConnect® touch-screen display, and is available with Nissan Door to Door Navigation with Premium Traffic.

2019 Nissan Sentra front interior


Test Drive Your Favorite at Middletown Nissan

Both the Sentra and Altima deliver safety, technology, and performance specs to help you handle New Britain roads. The Nissan Altima mpg rating is excellent and offers more power than the Nissan Sentra, but the Sentra mpg is even more impressive than the Nissan Altima mpg.

Both the Nissan Sentra and Nissan Altima are great options for you to bring home, and Middletown Nissan has a wide inventory of both models. When you’re ready to make your final decision, head to our dealership to explore the Sentra interior or Altima interior in person. Contact us today to learn more about our new and used Sentra and Altima models as well as to learn the signs of needing new tires.

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1153 Newfield St. Middletown, CT

Phone: 860-632-6550



Phone: 860-632-6550

1153 Newfield St. Middletown, CT


Phone: 860-632-6550

1153 Newfield St. Middletown, CT


Phone: 877-680-4970

1153 Newfield St. Middletown, CT
41.5905871 -72.676324
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Middletown Nissan
Middletown Nissan
1153 Newfield St.
Middletown, CT, 06457 US
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