2019 Nissan Altima vs 2018 Nissan Altima
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  MPG (City/Highway)

28/39 * 27/38 *

2019 Nissan Altima vs 2018 Nissan Altima

Serving Hinesville, GA

The Nissan Altima continues to be one of the most recognizable sedans that has proven to be reliable and fuel-efficient in past years. Those who want to own a vehicle that is dependable and easy to drive can choose between the 2019 Nissan Altima and the 2018 Nissan Altima, which both feature the latest technology and superior performance. Once you're ready to make your selection, there are a few comparisons to review between both generations.


The 2019 Nissan Altima includes a solid engine lineup and excellent handling due to a stiffer platform and suspension changes. Built with a 188-horsepower four-cylinder engine that comes standard, the new Altima offers quick acceleration and a stronger punch. The vehicle offers excellent gas mileage with 28 mpg in the city and 39 mpg on the highway. With the 2018 Nissan Altima, drivers can expect a smooth ride with stable handling with a standard 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine. The Altima keeps its pace and generates 179 horsepower with 22 mpg in the city and 32 mpg on the highway. The vehicle feels smooth and stable for daily driving, which makes it excellent for commuting.


The exterior of the 2019 Altima looks sharp with a large black grille that extends onto the front bumper and edgy headlights that allow the sedan to look like a sports car. The rear also resembles a luxury vehicle with its horizontal tail lights and a sloped roofline that adds a touch of athleticism to the body. The sleek exterior styling of the 2018 Nissan Altima allows it to stand out in its class and have a confident appearance. Dual chrome exhausts on the wheel and edgy taillights contribute to its bold look. Chrome material is present in different areas of the body for an upscale touch.


Features that come standard in the latest generation of the Altima includes a user-friendly infotainment system with a larger touchscreen and Android Auto and Apple CarPlay that come standard. Drivers can utilize satellite radio, six speakers, Bluetooth, four USB ports, and voice recognition. Consumers can also choose to upgrade to navigation, a moonroof, a nine-speaker stereo system, and dual-zone automatic climate control. In the 2018 Nissan Altima, drivers can expect to find Bluetooth, a 5-inch infotainment display, Siri Eyes Free, a USB port, six speakers, and hands-free text messaging. Upgrades that can be selected include ambient lighting, a nine-speaker Bose premium sound system, a 7-inch infotainment touch screen, navigation, Android Auto, Apple CarPlay, adaptive cruise control, dual-zone automatic climate control, satellite radio, and voice commands. The model offers more features compared to similar vehicles in its class, which boosts its appeal and value.

If you want to learn more about the differences between the 2019 Nissan Altima and the 2018 Nissan Altima, contact our dealership today to speak to one of our representatives. You can schedule a test drive and also learn more about our available financing options.

* 2019 EPA Fuel Economy Estimates 28 City/39 Highway/32 Combined for Altima® S, SV, SL FWD; 26 City/36 Highway/30 Combined for Altima S, SV, SL AWD; 27 City/37 Highway/31 Combined for Altima SR, Platinum FWD; 25 City/35 Highway/29 Combined for Altima SR, Platinum AWD; 25 City/34 Highway/29 Combined for Altima SR, Platinum, Edition ONE VC-Turbo FWD. Fuel economy estimates based on 87-octane fuel. Actual mileage may vary with driving conditions. Use for comparison only.