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NewsTime to Predict the 2021 North American Vehicles of the Year!
The finalists for the 2021 North American Car, Truck and Utility Vehicle of the Year (NACTOY) awards have just been announced by the jury as the second-to-last step in the year-long evaluation process. That means it’s time to compare the choices with The Car Guide’s own vehicles of the year …
On this day in history: September 18
  • 1886: Powel Crosley Jr. born, Cincinnati, Ohio
  • 2008: The Quebec Ministry of Transport (MTQ) passes a law obliging motorists to equip their car with winter tires.
  • 2015: The Volkswagen scandal (polluting emissions rigged on TDI's) is revealed to the public.
RacingNissan Sentra Cup to Follow in Micra’s Footsteps
The Nissan Micra is no more—and the Micra Cup is dead, too, after six seasons. But the Japanese automaker is not dropping out of racing in Canada, even with the pandemic and major economic uncertainty. The most affordable single-model racing series in the country is just switching names and cars …
NewsExclusive Nissan Sentra SR Gets Manual Gearbox for 2021
What’s new with the Nissan Sentra for 2021? Well, The Car Guide has just learned from a Quebec dealer that the company will make a six-speed manual transmission available in the Sentra SR. A screen capture of the dealer’s digital ordering book indeed shows a manual option with this particular …
News2020 Nissan Sentra Debuts in Canada
Compact cars are still popular across the country and one of them, the completely redesigned 2020 Nissan Sentra , is making its Canadian debut today at the 2020 Montreal Auto Show. Rightfully ignored by many potential customers, the old Sentra looked pretty boring. In order to stand out from better-selling …
News2020 Nissan Sentra Makes its Global Debut
Just a few hours before the start of the 2019 Los Angeles Auto Show, Nissan unveiled the redesigned 2020 Sentra, which will go on sale in February. For the record, the Sentra is Nissan’s most popular model ever in North America. So, what’s new? Fresh Looks and Modern Technologies As …
RecallsRecall for the Nissan Micra, Frontier, Sentra, Versa Note and NV
Transport Canada recently published a recall notice regarding several Nissan models affected by an ignition system issue. At a matter of fact, in the Nissan Micra , Nissan Frontier , Nissan Sentra , Nissan Versa Note and Nissan NV , equipped with a mechanical key ignition system—and not a pushbutton …
NewsNissan Sentra finally gets the JUKE's Turbocharged Engine
Most auto journalists aptly pointed out years ago that the JUKE’s turbocharged 1.6L mill was essentially wasted on a single product. This, in no way, is meant to be a derogatory comment towards the JUKE, simply that its small boosted engine deserved to put to use elsewhere. Most manufacturers have …
NewsFour More Vehicles Get IIHS Top Safety Pick+ Award
Every year, the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety awards the safest vehicles on the market. After sending them through a harrowing battery of tests including simulated collisions and an exhaustive overview of all their safety features, the IIHS gives the Top Safety Pick and Top Safety Pick+ titles to the …
NewsRedesigned 2016 Nissan Sentra to start at $16K in Canada
The redesigned 2016 Sentra will start at $15,898 in Canada, Nissan has announced. The price for the base Sentra S with a six-speed manual transmission is $300 more than the outgoing version "despite significant enhancements," the automaker said. Adding Nissan's Xtronic continuously-variable transmission (CVT) comes at a $3,000 premium on …
NewsNew-look 2016 Sentra borrows from rest of Nissan pack
Nissan has yet again unveiled a redesigned member of its vehicle lineup, with the Sentra going under the knife for the 2016 model year. The redesigned 2016 Sentra finds its place in the new Nissan lineup alongside the new-look Murano , Maxima and Altima , the latter of which it …
RecallsTakata Airbags: More And More Recalls
The Takata airbag recall is still ongoing, with a new wave of vehicles to be recalled. More than 10 million cars worldwide have been added to the list of vehicles equipped with a problematic airbag. As a reminder, Japanese safety equipment manufacturer Takata was accused of selling a defective airbag …
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