2017 Chevrolet Cruze vs 2017 Nissan Sentra

2017 Chevrolet Cruze

2017 Chevrolet Cruze

2017 Nissan Sentra

2017 Nissan Sentra

Cruze InventoryLearn More About the Chevrolet Cruze

When you’re shopping for a new family sedan, there are likely a few key areas you’re considering. Both the 2017 Chevrolet Cruze and the 2017 Nissan Sentra offer plenty of features at a reasonable price, but only one will save you money on fuel, as well as offer a more powerful engine. Check out this comparison to see which model is the better choice for Calumet City drivers.

Fuel Economy

Whether you’ll be using your new sedan for long road trips or in-town errands, you’ll want it to be efficient. Find out which vehicle offers lower fuel costs:

  • The base trim of the Sentra gets 27 mpg city/35 mpg highway/30 mpg combined with a six-speed manual transmission and front-wheel drive.
  • The Cruze offers better fuel economy in the base trim. With a six-speed manual transmission and front-wheel drive, this sedan reaches 28 mpg city/39 mpg highway/32 mpg combined.

In the long run, the Cruze will save you money on fuel.


Not only is the Cruze more efficient, it’s more powerful as well. Let’s take a look at these two engines and see how they stack up:

  • The base trim Nissan Sentra is equipped with a 1.8L four-cylinder engine. This power plant provides 130 hp and 128 lb-ft of torque.
  • The Cruze comes standard with a 1.4L four-cylinder engine, which puts out a robust 153 hp and 177 lb-ft of torque. That kind of power will get you up to speed on Interstate 90 quick.

If you value efficiency and power, the Cruze is the better option.

Experience the Cruze Today

To really appreciate all the 2017 Chevy Cruze has to offer, you need to take it for a test drive at Chevrolet of Homewood. We carry a full lineup of accessories for this family sedan, which allow you to customize its style and practicality. Our sales staff can show you any vehicle in the Chevrolet lineup, so stop by our showroom at 18033 Halsted St. in Homewood, IL. We’re here to serve you Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., and on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Stop by today!