Nowadays, the Altima is a plush-riding, sensibly roomy four-door with a pair of powertrains that don't stand apart from the midsize pack. At the same time, its performance potential shrunk somewhat. The result is a coefficient of drag of just 0. Will have to pay more for observers Blind-Spot, leather, and a number of Touch screen?. Some automakers include roadside assistance with their bumper-to-bumper or powertrain warranties, while others have separate policies. Not a substitute for proper backing procedures.
Don't be misled a 10-year or 100,000-mile powertrain warranty doesn't promise a decade of free repairs for your car. A Choice of Two Refined Powertrains The 2018 Altima is offered with a choice of two advanced powertrains -- a 2. This is quieter than in previous years. A bit gruff at a lower speed of the engine, the V-6 sings loudly as the tachometer oscillates towards its red. State laws may apply; review local laws before using. Interior space is a strong point in the five-passenger Altima, which promises comfortable seating and appropriate cabin trim. Every Altima now has forward-collision warning with automatic emergency braking, along with a rearview camera.
The use of the Altima was thwarted by the friendly and quick sensation of the first cars that wore the badge. For example, Altima utilizes acoustic laminated windshield glass to help create a quiet cabin, aiding use of the Bluetooth Hands-free Phone and Voice Recognition systems. The 4-wheel power-assisted disc brake system provides a blend of immediate response and confident braking. If you told us it was designed by another decision maker entirely, we would believe you. Automatic Emergency Braking is not a replacement for responsible driving.
Some include consumables including brake pads and windshield wipers; others do not. Available as part of the optional 2. Stylish matte chrome greets your fingertips throughout the cabin — from the steering wheel to the shifter, even on the center controls. These programs cover anything from flat-tire changes and locksmith services to jump-starts and towing. Drivers are alerted to an incoming text and, after initiating the system, can hear the text read out loud and respond via voice recognition, or via the steering wheel switches using pre-set answers such as 'driving, can't text,' 'on my way,' 'running late,' 'okay' or a custom message.
Some automakers include free scheduled maintenance for items such as oil changes, air filters and tire rotations. Surround yourself in comfort with newly redesigned front seats and take in a quieter cabin, thanks to Active Noise Cancellation. Efforts were also made to isolate noise created by hard acceleration, utilizing insulation and sound barriers, especially in the firewall area. See Owner's Manual for details. It not only can sense the relative velocity and distance of a vehicle directly ahead, but also of a vehicle traveling in front of the preceding one and can help alert the driver to a potential forward collision. Deep, cutting lines flow from front to back, blending seamlessly into the new muscular hood.
During its history, the Altima grew from a compact car to a sporty midsize family sedan. All models come with a continuously variable automatic transmission. The S also gets automatic headlights, a smart key and cruise control. And thanks for reading Autoblog. Bluetooth phone and music streaming also comes standard, along with power windows, door locks and an engine start button.
Yet, the Altima ranks among the top-selling family sedans on today's market. Competitors include the Chevrolet Malibu, Ford Fusion, Honda Accord, Hyundai Sonata, Mazda6 and Toyota Camry. The look is highlighted by wide four-piece taillights featuring a signature boomerang shape. The Midnight Edition Package features unique 18x7. Optionally available on Altima 2.
Speed and other limitations apply. Five versions of the 2018 Altima are available: 2. In the five-seater Altima has a pleasant interior rooms and a good level of relaxation and comfort. Jonathan Motorcars has spent the past 20 years reestablishing this broken trust between dealer and consumer, and we have done it not with promises but a process. As Nissan's top-selling sedan, Altima sets a high standard in its class -- and a high level of standard equipment and features.
Several options packages are available: Convenience Package 2. The Nissan Altima rides smoothly while offering frugal fuel economy. Here's how to disable adblocking on our site. The Xtronic transmission includes third-generation D-step Shift logic, which creates a responsive acceleration feel both from a standing start and during reacceleration in situations such as passing slower vehicles. If you'd be so kind as to whitelist our site, we promise to keep bringing you great content.