2017 Mitsubishi Lancer vs 2017 Nissan Sentra

Vehicles like the 2017 Mitsubishi Lancer and Nissan Sentra are often chosen for their economic value. The Lancer and Sentra both come in at an affordable price and have good fuel efficiency ratings that are perfect for both city and highway driving. While there are some similarities between the two, you can also find a score of differences. Take a look at our 2017 Mitsubishi Lancer vs 2017 Nissan Sentra comparison page to learn more!

At the base level, both the Mitsubishi Lancer and Nissan Sentra come with fuel efficient engines that are paired with manual transmissions. The 2017 Lancer has a standard 33 MPG on the highway rating that keeps up well with the 35 MPG in the Sentra. Additional fuel efficiency can be found in each model when you choose to upgrade to an available automatic transmission.

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2017 Mitsubishi Lancer Differences between the 2017 Mitsubishi Lancer and 2017 Nissan Sentra 2017 Nissan Sentra
$17,795 MSRP $16,990
Available Automatic Transmission Available
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Differences between the 2017 Mitsubishi Lancer and 2017 Nissan Sentra

While the Sentra is a little more efficient, the Lancer is a lot more fun to get behind the wheel of. At the base level, it has more power with its 148 horsepower output from a 2.0L I-4 engine, which helps the Lancer get up to speed quicker than the Sentra. Those looking for a bit more power, while still offering impressive efficiency, can look to the available 2.4L I-4 engine in the Lancer, which outputs 168 horsepower and is paired with an all wheel control electronically controlled 4WD system.

Another area where the 2017 Mitsubishi Lancer pulls ahead of the 2017 Nissan Sentra is its interior amenities. While true that both cars offer an infotainment system up front, it’s only the 2017 Mitsubishi Lancer that is compatible with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. The Lancer is extremely comfortable as well, with available heated leather seats, automatic climate control, and a stylish, sporty interior.

Ready to see if the 2017 Mitsubishi Lancer is the right new car for you? You can find and test drive the Lancer at Spitzer Mitsubishi in the West Cleveland area!

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