Is the 2018 Nissan Sentra a Safe Vehicle?

March 28th, 2018 by

One of the main concerns for car shoppers looking for an attractive new commuting vehicle is safety. The automotive world is currently teeming with vehicles that offer different crash test ratings and safety features. If you are wondering “Is the 2018 Nissan Sentra a safe vehicle?” we are here to tell you that the 2018 Nissan Sentra driver assistance features and crash test ratings are all very competitive.

2018 Nissan Sentra Driver Assistance Features
Many of the new features that became available on the 2018 Nissan Sentra were related to enhancing safety and helping drivers stay even more aware of variable traffic conditions. All 2018 Sentra models with an automatic transmission (with the exception of the NISMO models) now come standard with Automatic Emergency Braking, which can help avoid or minimize front accidents. A Rearview Monitor and Siri® Eyes-Free are also standard on all models. Blind Spot Warning, Rear Cross Traffic Alert, and Intelligent Cruise Control are all also available, and Intelligent Cruise Control even comes standard on the elite SR 1.8L and SL grades.

Air bags and Crash Safety
Thanks to a strategic structural design, well-placed seatbelts, and the extensive Nissan Advanced Air Bag System, the 2018 Nissan Sentra has also received high marks for protecting its occupants in the case of an impact. This vehicle may be small, but it offers dual-stage supplemental front air bags, side impact supplemental air bags mounted on the front seats, and roof-mounted side impact supplemental air bags.

The 2018 Nissan Sentra got top marks in all crash tests from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, and also earned a Superior rating for its available accident-prevention features. If you are interested in test-driving this model in the Las Vegas NV area, contact a Planet Nissan representative today to test drive a new Nissan Sentra!