Nissan Altima is one of the best selling vehicles in North America with a millions of satisfied followers. According to the Nissan officials, the new 2016 Nissan Altima will suffer significant changes. Details are still in the dark, but we can expect a much bolder exterior styling, technology improvements and improved fuel economy. The main goal of Japanese manufacturer with this upgrades and changes is to retain customers in the crowded midsize sedan market. Toyota Camry and Honda Accord are its main competitors. For the especially demanding car shoppers, which love comfortable ride, a nicely crafted interior is one of the reasons to choose this car. With this new and refreshed model, its excellent reputation is undisputed.
2016 Nissan Altima Redesign
According to some sources from the auto industry, the new 2016 Nissan Altima is going to have more sportier and aggressive look than its predecessors. Also, we can expect more refined body lines. This new model comes with a slightly reshaped front grille. Its attractive and redesigned headlights are very interesting detail of the exterior design. Inside, we can find roomy cabin with a comfortable seats which promises smooth and quiet ride to all passengers.
Interior upgrades includes improved headroom and legroom and these improvements will be very appealing to the buyers. Also, customers can choose between couple body styles and trim levels. Bluetooth phone and audio connectivity and a CD player are the one of the entertainment features. Furthermore, a four-speaker sound system and an auxiliary input jack is also expected. Other features includes a USB port, satellite radio, a rearview camera and much more. For the passengers safety, there is stability and traction control.We can not forget features such as front side airbags and side curtain airbags with antilock brakes which are standard.
2016 Nissan Altima Engine
Under the hood of the new 2016 Nissan Altima, we can find a current configuration of engines. There is a 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine. This engine can deliver 182 horsepower and 180 lb-ft of torque. And, a 3.5-liter V-6 engine. This engine can generate 270 horsepower and 251 lb-ft of torque. This car will have continuously variable automatic transmission (CVT). As for the new powertrains, there is no official information from the manufacturer.
2016 Nissan Altima Release Date and Price
The new 2016 Nissan Altima will be released in the end of 2015. The price tag of the current model is between $22,300 and $32,350. Starting price of the new model is going to be slightly increased compared to its predecessor.