If you are looking for the perfect used vehicle to join your family, then you need to check out a used Nissan Altima. This sedan brings you a unique exterior, with an interior to match. The technology you’ll find makes everything easier and more comfortable. Even the engine is perfectly sized, able to get you to where you need to go, but with fuel economy in mind. What this means is that a used Altima gives you all of the features you could be looking for, while coming in the stylish package that only Nissan could give you. For more information about a used Nissan Altima, continue reading down below.
- Continuously variable automatic transmission
- 2.5-liter four-cylinder
- 3.5-liter V6
- Antilock brakes
- Full-length side curtain airbags
- Stability and traction control
- Cloth upholstery
- 16-inch steel wheels
- Push-button ignition
Used Altima Engine
Many used Altimas come standard with a 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine that can create up to 180 pound-feet of torque and 182 horsepower. That engine is paired with a continuously variable automatic transmission. Some used Altimas come with a 3.5-liter V6, which pumps out 251 pound-feet of torque and 270 horsepower. The fuel economy for the 2.5-liter engine is around 31 miles per gallon combined. The V6 engine will get you around 26 miles per gallon combined. These are great estimates for a midsize sedan like the Altima.
Nissan Altima Safety Features
Safety is a major aspect of sedans, especially since they are the perfect family vehicle. Most used Altimas come standard with features like full-length side curtain airbags, front-seat side airbags, stability and traction control, and antilock brakes. You might also find features like a rearview camera, NissanConnect Services system, and forward collision warning and mitigation systems. Many used Altimas have been rated incredibly high in crash test protection. It has been rated “Good” by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety.
Used Altima Trim Levels
Many used Altimas come in five trim level options. The base trim offers you features like a four-speaker stereo with a CD player, Nissan’s Easy Fill Tire Alert system, a 60/40-split folding rear seat, a six-way manually adjustable driver seat, cloth upholstery, air-conditioning, full power accessories, push-button ignition, keyless remote entry, and 16-inch steel wheels with plastic covers. Another option that you might find is the SR, which comes with an eight-way power adjustable driver seat, sport seats, simulated manual shift control via shift paddles, a sport-tuned suspension, a rear spoiler, fog lights, daytime running lights, and 18-inch alloy wheels. The second to highest trim that you might find is the SL, which adds a premium Bose nine-speaker sound system, ambient interior lighting, two-way adjustable front headrests, a four-way power front passenger seat, air vents for the rear seats, heated front seats, leather upholstery, and a heated steering wheel. There are a few add-ons that can be included, like an auto-dimming rearview mirror, heated mirrors, and a sunroof. The SL trim can add a Technology package that offers enhanced NissanConnect services with emergency telematics, forward collision warning with automatic braking, and adaptive cruise control.
Final Thoughts on the Used Nissan Altima
The Nissan Altima is a midsize sedan that can withstand the test of time, and keep you safe no matter what. There truly is nothing that these sedans can’t do, and that’s why we hope you’ll stop by our dealership to check out any Altimas that we have in stock!