2019 Toyota Corolla vs. 2019 Nissan Sentra

2019 Toyota Corolla vs. 2019 Nissan Sentra

$18,642 Avg. Price Paid

$19,055 Avg. Price Paid

8.1 U.S. News Overall Score

7.4 U.S. News Overall Score

132 horsepower @ 6000 rpm

124 horsepower @ 6000 rpm

97.5 cu. ft. Passenger Volume

95.9 cu. ft. Passenger Volume

53 in. Front Hip Room

50.9 in. Front Hip Room

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How Does the 2019 Toyota Corolla Compare with Nissan Sentra?

The 2019 Toyota Corolla and 2019 Nissan Sentra have been competing with each other for years for the top spot in the Compact Sedan class – and year after year, the Corolla has dominated with superior quality, higher customer satisfaction rankings, and greater resale value. Galaxy Toyota is proud to offer this popular sedan (and hatchback model too!) at great prices to Eatontown, Freehold, and Toms River car shoppers. Take a closer look at why Corolla beats out Sentra:

Safety Features

The new 2019 Toyota Corolla has a 5-Star Crash Rating and is equipped with Toyota Safety Sense – a sophisticated suite of active safety features that help you navigate potentially dangerous traffic situations with confidence. Now standard on most new Toyota models, this suite includes:

  • Pre-Collision System with Pedestrian Detection
  • Lane Departure Alert with Steering Assist
  • Automatic High Beams
  • Dynamic Radar Cruise Control
  • Road Sign Assist
  • Lane Tracing Assist
Toyota Corolla safety sensors

Toyota Corolla


Corolla edges out Sentra in the performance category, offering 132 horsepower over Sentra’s 124. Corolla also provides slightly more torque, putting out 128 lb ft @ 4400 rpm compared to Sentra’s 125 lb ft @ 3600 rpm without compromising fuel efficiency and range which matches closely with Sentra.


The new Corolla interior cabin has an overall higher quality feel than that of Sentra according to reviewers, and offers more passenger volume and front hip room than Sentra. In addition to the features that both models share like rearview camera, Bluetooth Hands-Free Calling, and a full-color touchscreen, Corolla adds a CD player and a 6-speaker sound system over Sentra’s 4 speaker system with no CD player.

Toyota Corolla dashboard

Toyota Corolla vs Nissan Sentra


Both the Corolla and Sentra provide a 5-year/60,000-mile powertrain warranty and a 3-year/36,000-mile basic warranty, but Toyota edges out Nissan by adding a ToyotaCare 2-year/25,000-mile free maintenance plan that covers oil changes, wheel alignments, and filter replacements.

The Choice Is Clear

When you look at the features, safety, performance, and warranty coverage of the new 2019 Toyota Corolla, the choice is clear. With an average price paid that comes in less than Sentra, it’s a no-brainer! Visit Galaxy Toyota and take a test drive in a Corolla on the streets and highways of Freehold and Toms River and see for yourself what the reviewers already know. Toyota Corolla is the best choice for your compact sedan (or hatchback) purchase!

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