A popular family sedan, the comfortable, sporty and sophisticated 2018 Nissan Altima is improved with new safety technology and features. Every new Nissan Altima now comes with standard Automatic Emergency Braking and Forward Collision Warning. Four trim levels are available, and unlike many competitors, the 2018 Altima offers buyers a choice between a fuel-efficient 4-cylinder and a more potent V6.
You'll Like The 2018 Nissan Altima If...
If you're looking for a stylish and comfortable family-friendly sedan with a solid reputation for reliability and value, you'll like the 2018 Nissan Altima. Drivers wanting a little more performance will like the 2.5 SR trim level, which adds a manual mode to the automatic transmission, paddle shifters, a sport-tuned suspension and larger 18-inch wheels and tires.
You May Not Like The 2018 Nissan Altima If...
Nissan does not offer a hybrid version of the 2018 Altima. If you're looking for ultimate fuel efficiency in the midsize-sedan class, check out the Toyota Camry Hybrid, Ford Fusion Hybrid and the Honda Accord Hybrid. Also, the Altima is not available with all-wheel drive like the Ford Fusion and Subaru Legacy.
Amazing car for the price! Great fuel economy and enhanced safety features make this car one of a kind!
I absolutely love my Altima! It's spacious, comfortable, and drives extremely smoothly and quietly. The backup camera is extremely useful for anytime I have to reverse my car. It makes pulling out of my driveway or a parking spot THAT much easier and I can ALWAYS see what is behind me and how much room I have. The backup sensors/ camera also make parallel parking a breeze! One of my favorite features is the lane change lights on both side-view mirrors. When I am changing lanes, they will light up if I am not clear to go(for example if I have a car in my blind spot), though as soon as it is clear the light goes out and I know it's safe for me to merge lanes safely. The look of the car is beautiful and sporty, yet elegant and sophisticated. I am proud to drive my car and have others see me in it. It has all the bells and whistles! You can move the driver's seat into the perfect position and be completely comfortable even for an 8 hour trip like the one I took this past summer. I get incredible gas mileage and love that I can look at the dash and see exactly how many miles of gas I have left. Also, the tire pressures are displayed on the dash so if for any reason I ran over a nail and had a slow leak, I would immediately be alerted to the loss in tire pressure, allowing me to get somewhere safe before it ever went flat. It is Bluetooth compatible and I can make and answer calls using the buttons on my steering wheel when my phone is connected. The last thing I will say is that I love to be able to just press the "start" button instead of having to use a physical key. As long as I have the key fob in my purse/pocket, I can get right in and press START!
Very Reliable, Very Comfortable, Great Incentives, and VERY Affordable!
I did have a 2016 Nissan Altima, but got rear ended and my car was totaled. Everything about the Nissan Altima saved my life so I got another one. I got the Midnight Edition sport in black on black. I love it! I love the leather interior with the sport blue trim. I love the touch screen display and I know I'm going to love the heated seats when it gets cold outside. I do miss the dual climate control and the sunroof, but it was less expensive to do with out. The seats are the zero gravity seats and they are so comfortable you don't mind driving for long periods. This is my 6th Nissan I've owned. They are completely reliable vehicles and this winter I will be purchasing a Pathfinder as well.
Highway mileage is excellent.
I really love my car. Its reliable, comfortable, and is excellent on gas. At first I was not into cars I am more of an SUV type of person but I had to be reasonable wallet wise. The only thing I can say about the car is its pick up when you fully don't break. It will feel like the car is struggling to get back to the speed it suppose to, but it doesn't stay like that. All in all it's a very good car. Nice sound system, Bluetooth audio and phone, with paddle shifter for the sr model in which I have. If your going to go with Nissan it's a very good choice they work with you and there service centers are excellent.
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