2019 Nissan Sentra vs. 2019 Toyota Corolla

January 30th, 2019 by

compare the 2019 nissan sentra and toyota corolla

Visit Sheridan Nissan to check out the new 2019 Nissan Sentra, now available to lease or buy. The new Sentra and the 2019 Toyota Corolla share many similarities, but you’ll find the 2019 Sentra to provide more features at a better cost.


Both the 2019 Nissan Sentra and the 2019 Toyota Corolla are equipped with a 1.8-L 4-cylinder engine. The Corolla beats the Sentra in horsepower (132 vs. 130). However, if you choose the SR Turbo or the sporty NISMO trim, the engine delivers 188 HP and 177 lb.-ft. of torque, thus outperforming the Toyota Corolla. The Corolla does not offer a NISMO trim, or a trim similar. The Sentra’s transmission is an XTRONIC CVT, and the Corolla also has a CVT.

The 2019 Sentra can also boast better fuel economy, achieving an estimated 29 mpg city/37 mpg hwy compared to the Corolla’s 28 mpg city/36 mpg hwy.

The 2019 Nissan Sentra is also equipped with a vehicle-speed-sensitive electric power steering system and Active Understeer Control, which offers exceptionally precise control and handling. The Toyota Corolla does not offer these features.


Nissan Intelligent Mobility™ is Nissan’s unique, comprehensive safety package, not available in the 2019 Toyota Corolla. Included in this feature are Blind Spot Warning and Rear Cross Traffic Alert. Both features are not offered in the 2019 Toyota Corolla’s comparable safety package.

Additionally, the Toyota Corolla is not compatible with either Apple CarPlay™ or Android Auto™, while the Nissan Sentra is compatible with both.

The Sentra also features an Easy-Fill Tire Alert, an alert that lets you know when your tire is filled with enough air. The Corolla does not offer this feature.


The 2019 Nissan Sentra offers more trunk cargo space than the 2019 Toyota Corolla. The Sentra’s trunk is capable of holding 15.1 cubic feet of cargo, while the Corolla is capable of holding 13 cubic feet of cargo.

The Sentra is also a little more spacious in terms of headroom and legroom than the Corolla. The Sentra has 39.4” of headroom (38.3” in the Corolla) and 42.5” of legroom (42.3” in the Corolla).

Now that you have an idea of how the two compare, visit Sheridan Nissan to test drive the 2019 Nissan Sentra.

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