Car of the Week - April 1, 2002

2002 Nissan Sentra SE-R

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The SE-R is back! We tested the Spec V version with its 170 hp powerplant, a standard six-speed manual transmission, 17-inch wheels, a race-tuned suspension and special interior trim. If you like to get a jump, the low-end torque will move you out. We enjoyed both the peppy performance for in-town errands and a smooth ride for the highway cruising while enjoying Handel's Messiah on the sound system complete with hefty subwoofer in the trunk.

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The interior is cozy, particularly for tall folks in the rear seat, and the instrument panel is logical and user-friendly. The GXE version has options for side airbags and antilock brakes. The SE-R has a unique and enthusiastic feel to it and after spending a week testing it, it's easy to see why it has such a loyal fan base. So if you're in the market for an economy sedan with pep, be sure to test drive the revived Sentra SE-R. You'd be an April Fool not to.

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