The 2018 Nissan Altima is an affordable mid-size sedan that’s not overly flashy or sharp in handling like a sports car but is simplistic a car. It is comfortable, affordable and not polarizing in its appearance with a lot of space to offer that you’d expect from a sedan in this category. The Altima is a very practical purchase offering excellent space for the money you pay for it. It is more spacious than the Toyota Camry, Honda Accord and Kia Optima which are all significant rivals for this car. The Altima also scores a win in the storage department in the trunk offering great luggage capabilities for long drives. Even in the base variant on offer, the Altima has comfortable front seats and the materials inside are of good quality.
You get adjustable steering wheel and a lot of small storage bins and spaces to store your belongings. Nissan has its own infotainment system that can be added as an option in this car making it relatively user-friendly. It could use with a wider screen and android auto and apple car play support functions.
It comes with a continuously variable transmission option which would make city driving a breeze as the need to shift too often is absent. The Altima comes with a 2.5 liter engine as standard offering a commendable 179 bhp and 177 lb-ft of torque and promises around 40mpg on the highway which seems superior considering its closest rivals. It also comes with a naturally-aspirated V6 engine that offers more power with the same fuel economy which makes it an impressive option for those needing more power. As you move up the variants the features keep getting added and it becomes a very good value for money mid-sized sedan that offers great comfort, reliability and simplistic elegance and fuel economy.
|Engine||i4 2.5L FWD|
|No. Of Gears||CVT|
|Front Brakes||Disc (ABS)|
|Rear Brakes||Disc (ABS)|
|Tire Size||P215/60R16 , P215/60R16|