The Nissan Altima vs. the Competition: How Does it Size Up?


With so many midsize cars on the market these days, claims and statistics can get a little convoluted. Here at Brenner Nissan we want to give you the most information possible, so that when the time comes to decide on what new car you're going to purchase, you can make the most informed decision possible. To help you gain a little perspective surrounding the crowded class of midsize cars, we're going to outline a few ways that the Nissan Altima has a leg up on the competition.


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2016 Nissan Altima vs. 2016 Toyota Camry

  • Let's start with an obvious difference: the price. The Altima has a lower starting MSRP price than the Camry.
  • The Altima allows for better fuel economy, with an estimated highway mpg of 39, compared to the Camry that has an estimated highway mpg of 35. And with a larger fuel capacity of 18 compared to 17 in the Camry, you'll save money on every mile go without filling up.
  • The Altima is equipped with more standard horsepower and torque, with 182 horsepower compared to 178, and 180 torque compared to 170, giving you the standard power you want and deserve.

2016 Nissan Altima vs 2016 Honda Accord

  • The Altima gets better highway mpg than the Accord, with an estimated mpg of 39 compared to 37 from the Accord.
  • The Altima offers drivers a throne to sit at, with 40 inches of headroom compared to 39.1 in the Accord, and 45 inches of legroom compared to 42.5; the Altima is perfect for all sized drivers.
  • The Altima has convenient features not included in the Accord like Tire Pressure Monitoring system, that allows you to easily know when your tire pressure is low in a certain tire, and will let you know with an alert when they are filled.

Interested in experiencing the Nissan Altima for yourself? We want to welcome you to come join us here at Brenner Nissan and experience for yourself the fantastic performance and features the Altima has to offer!