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Nissan Sentra vs. Kia Forte Price Comparison (MSRP)

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Nissan Sentra vs. Kia Forte Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price: $26,525

Nissan Sentra SR Turbo   
Difference: $785

Lowest Total Invoice: $25,037

Nissan Sentra SR Turbo   
Difference: $595

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  Down Payment Interest Rate Term
Model Year20182018
ModelSentraForte
TrimSR TurboEX
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Base Price $22,490 $21,600
Base Invoice $21,366 $20,410
Floor mats 200 125
Premium Package 2,590  
7-speed shiftable CVT 290  
Cargo net 70 50
Premium Plus Package   3,900
Rear spoiler   295
Universal garage door opener   350
Cargo mat   95
Floor mats 169 102
Premium Package 2,293  
7-speed shiftable CVT 275  
Cargo net 49 42
Premium Plus Package   3,570
Rear spoiler   244
Universal garage door opener   291
Cargo mat   78
Options (change) 3,150 4,815
Options (change) 2,786 4,327
Destination 885 895
Total Price $26,525 $27,310
Total Invoice $25,037 $25,632

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Nissan Sentra vs. Kia Forte

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Kia Forte EX
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: $390
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: $508
Model Year20182018
ModelSentraForte
TrimSR TurboEX
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Engine188hp I4164hp I4
TransmissionCVT-7T6
DrivetrainFWDFWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)27/33 MPG25/30 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers)?, 8?, 6
Tire (rear if not all the same)205/50-17215/45-17
Total Price$26,525$27,310
Adjustments for Features0-1,175
Feature-Adjusted Total Price$26,525$26,135
Total Invoice$25,037$25,632
Adjustments for Features0-1,103
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice$25,037$24,529

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Features Comparison: Nissan Sentra vs. Kia Forte

Model Year20182018
ModelSentraForte
TrimSR TurboEX
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Transmission and Drivetrain 
7-speed manually-shiftable CVT$1100 
6-speed manually-shiftable automatic $1100
FWD$0$0
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
911 assist $25
Automatic braking, low-speed $200
Lane departure prevention, steering-based $200
Lane departure warning $200
Pedestrian detection $50
Temporary spare tire$150 
Torque vectoring, brake-based$100 
Vehicle health reports $0
Climate Control and Infotainment 
Android Auto support $100
Apple CarPlay support $100
CD player$125 
HD radio $50
MP3-compatible player$50 
Rear air vents $100
Rear seat USB outlets (optional)$0 
Siri Eyes Free support$0 
Traffic + travel information$25 
Traffic information $25
Voice control for external devices $0
Exterior 
Body kit$0 
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Approach detection $25
Compass $0
Interior ambient lighting$150 
LED headlights, single projector or low beam only$750 
Steering-linked headlights $150
Xenon HID headlights $500
Seats and Interior Trim 
Cooled or ventilated front seats $300
Memory system, driver seat $200
Power tilt adjuster, driver seat $100
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Electronic systems calibration selector $200
Performance steering system (optional)$0 
Sport suspension (upgrade)$0 
Total Value of Features$2,450$3,625
Value of Feature Adjustments$0$1,175
Value of Feature Adjustments0-1,103

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Specifications Comparison: Nissan Sentra vs. Kia Forte

Model Year20182018
ModelSentraForte
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Wheelbase106.3 in106.3 in
Length182.1 in179.5 in
Width69.3 in70.1 in
Height58.9 in56.3 in
Curb Weight3,076 lb.3,011 lb.
Fuel Capacity13.2 gal.13.2 gal.
Row 1 Headroom39.4 in39.1 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room54.7 in56.1 in
Row 1 Hip Room50.9 in53.8 in
Row 1 Legroom42.5 in42.2 in
Row 2 Headroom36.7 in37.3 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room53.9 in54.9 in
Row 2 Hip Room50.1 in53.1 in
Row 2 Legroom37.4 in35.9 in
Cargo Volume15.1 ft314.9 ft3

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Option Package Details
Nissan Sentra SR Turbo

Premium Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Leather seating surfaces900Yes
Power fore-aft adjuster, driver seat100Yes
Power height adjuster, driver seat50Yes
Power recliner, driver seat100Yes
Power lumbar adjuster, driver seat100Yes
Universal garage door opener100Yes
Auto-dimming rearview mirror150Yes
Bose, 8 speakers (with subwoofer)350No
Cross-traffic warning, rear100Yes
Blind spot warning system200Yes
Illuminated visor mirror, driver40Yes
Illuminated visor mirror, passenger40Yes
Interior ambient lighting150No
Voice control for nav and audio100Yes
Traffic + travel information25No
Navigation system600Yes
App support100Yes
SMS text-to-speech reader25Yes
Total Requested270584%
Total Not Requested52516%

Option Package Details
Kia Forte EX

Universal garage door opener
FeatureValueRequested?
Universal garage door opener100Yes
Auto-dimming rearview mirror150Yes
Compass0No
Total Requested250100%
Total Not Requested00%
Premium Plus Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Auto-dimming rearview mirror150Yes
Steering-linked headlights150No
Xenon HID headlights500Yes
Cooled or ventilated front seats300No
Lane departure warning200No
Automatic braking, low-speed200No
Automatic braking, high-speed or partial200Yes
Forward collision warning200Yes
Lane departure prevention, steering-based200No
Pedestrian detection50No
Upgraded instruments0No
Sunroof900Yes
Power fore-aft adjuster, driver seat100Yes
Power height adjuster, driver seat50Yes
Power tilt adjuster, driver seat100No
Power recliner, driver seat100Yes
Power lumbar adjuster, driver seat100Yes
Memory system, driver seat200No
Voice control for nav and audio100Yes
Traffic information25Yes
HD radio50No
Navigation system600Yes
Total Requested302568%
Total Not Requested145032%

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