The Nissan is a Japanese automaker, renowned worldwide for manufacturing cars and selling them worldwide. It is a reliable as well as trust worthy brand. Nissan motor was founded in year 1933, almost 82 years ago. Its global headquarters are located in Yokohama, Japan. Altima is a popular sedan known for its sleek looks and reliable engine with a great deal of performance. Right now there are two choices of engine for 2017 Nissan Altima. One is more powerful, performance wise driver’s car, while the other optional is a little pocket friendly.
Major facets to know about 2017 Nissan Altima
Automobile market has become very competitive and each day one can see a new model entering into market. Competition has grown so rapidly that it is becoming difficult for automakers to keep pace in market. Nissan being sixth largest automaker in world has maintained its position very well and keeps on updating its models time to time.
2017 Nissan Altima is believed to have a number of changes that will help this sedan regain customer satisfaction in market and keep market share for Nissan motors as well. There will be rapid changes in designing and looks of this car that will add up to the list of difference for this fresh update. Both internal as well as external look of Altima are going to have some redesigning to make a difference. Focus is also to be given in improving fuel efficiency and performance of this popular sedan.
Exteriors will have a new set of front head lights and all new rear tail lamps. Along with that redesigning will also take place for the front and back bumpers of 2017 Nissan Altima. It will continue to be built on same sedan platform. There will not be much of changes in dimensions of this car. One other major change that will make this car look much more trendy and different is an all new refreshing front grille with chrome finishing. Alloy wheels texture to be changed and new design to be seen.
The 2017 Nissan Altima will have all new set of interiors. Dual color beige interiors are expected from new Altima. Other than that use of upgraded material for building up interiors of this sedan is a must. There will also be a new piece of multimedia system in the center console of this vehicle. Redesigning will take place for dash-board and front console. There will be a bigger boot and also increase in leg rooms for a more comfortable journey for you as well as your family.
2017 Nissan Altima – Engine, Top Speed and Fuel Economy
As mentioned earlier, under the hood it has two alternative options to get charged from. One is a 2.5 liter 182 hp engine and another is 270 hp 3.5 liter V6 engine. Top speed of this sedan is 131 mph under test results. There are no news or updates about launch of any new engine of 2017 Nissan Altima.
Fuel economy is a positive point about almost all Nissan cars. The new Altima is able to deliver a mileage of around 31 mpg on highways and 22 mpg in cities. These are the results under test conditions. Company claims a much higher fuel economy of 39 mpg on highways and 27 mpg in cities.
2017 Nissan Altima – Price, Competitors and Release Date
Nissan Altima has a base ex-showroom price of $22,500 for its base variant. It has seven models: 2.5, 2.5 S, 2.5 SR, 2.5 SV, 2.5 SL, 3.5 SR and 3.5 SL. The 3.5 SR model has a price of around $27,390 and 3.5 SL model is price highest at $32,090. The new 2017 Nissan Altima will be priced a little higher and is expected to have a basic price of around $23,500.
Top competitors of 2017 Nissan Altima are:
- Chevrolet Malibu
- Toyota Camry
- Kia Optima
- Hyundai Sonata
- Honda Accord
- Ford Fusion.
Release date of new Nissan Altima 2017 is not mentioned or declared by Nissan motors yet. Though what is for sure is it is going to roll out from Nissan’s factory in the middle of year 2017.