LAWRENCE, Kan., Feb. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- At Briggs Nissan Lawrence consumers can now find the innovative new 2013 Nissan Sentra. The Latest of five totally redesigned Nissan vehicles to hit the lot of Briggs Nissan Lawrence the Sentra represents Nissan's shift towards being a leader in fuel-efficient vehicles. In its redesign of the Sentra for 2013 Nissan focused on three areas of the vehicles design cutting vehicle weight, improving the vehicles aerodynamics and reducing friction wherever possible, including in the engine and transmission. The results are in, and the vehicle itself and the 2013 Nissan Sentra in Lawrence, KS is an exceptional compact sedan for buyers on a budget.
With a focus on vehicle weight Nissan has shaved 150-lbs. off the outgoing Sentra model. The Sentra also gained a touch in length but is not as wide or tall which help cut wind drag from 0.34 to 0.29. Power is derived from a completely redesigned powertrain including a 1.8L 4-cylinder engine and Xtronic CVT transmission. These refinements mean drivers will net 34mpg combined, leading among vehicles in its class. The 2013 Sentra also features a smart alternator system that engages the alternator only when needed, such as at cruising speeds, slowing or coasting, and when idling, saving even more fuel. Nissan hasn't forgot to include features that offer an incredible drive too, including the ability to switch between three driving modes, ECO, Normal and Sport.
The 2013 Sentra also delivers great safety technology to keep drivers protected in the unfortunate event of a collision; which include a smart airbag system with six standard airbags and seat belt use monitoring and crash severity sensors to adjust airbag inflation rates, a rear-view monitor, brake assist and electronic brake distribution. Add all the safety features together and this is the safest Sentra yet.
For more information on the new 2013 Nissan Sentra in Lawrence, KS contact Briggs Nissan Lawrence at (785) 856-7105 or visit www.briggsnissanlawrence.com. View the complete inventory of new Nissans in Lawrence, KS or in person. Briggs Nissan Lawrence is a Nissan Owners First Award of Excellence winner and provides complete Nissan Servicing in Lawrence, KS.
Media Contact: Michelle Clark Briggs Nissan Lawrence, (785) 856-7105, Michelle.Clark@BriggsAuto.com
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