Desirably enhanced with the expectation of what a midsize family ride should behave, the 2015 Nissan Altima Sedan now dominates other cars in terms of unparalleled performance, appeal and safe to convenient family ride. The Altima Sedan also earns greater fuel-efficiency rate compared to other fuel-efficient midsize sedans. For 2015, two engine configurations are offered for the Altima Sedan. The first is the fuel efficient 2.5-litre inline-four base engine with lighter weight. The 4-cylinder Altima Sedan is expected to offer 182 horsepower with the Xtronic CVT. It also provides 180 lb.-ft. torque that is quite compelling than other sedans. The base powertrain scores an estimated EPA rate of 27/38 city/highway mpg.
Meanwhile the 3.5-litre 6-cylinder with CVT with manual-shift paddles earns 270 horsepower that auto reviewers say is excellent. The V6 engine is offered on higher trims and provides 258 lb.-ft. torque. The V6 earns an estimated EPA score of 22/31 mpg city/highway. The Altima Sedan also receives a reliable multilink independent suspension for better drive handling.
Aside from the new V6 powertrain, also offered for the 2015 Nissan Altima Sedan is the user-friendly NissanConnect Infotainment unit which completes its family-oriented attitude, Test drivers say. Available in different engaging trims, this convenient family sedan has a classy design and an attractive, feature-loaded spacious interior.
Amenities that are standard for the base 2015 Nissan Altima Sedan are remote keyless entry, 4.0-inch customizable driver assistance color display, Bluetooth support, power windows and door-locks, tilt/telescopic steering column, 60/40 split-folding rear seat, 4-way adjustable seats on front and 6-way manually adjustable driver’s seat.
Higher Altima Sedan trims adds leatherette trim, automatic temperature control and other high-tech features. The user-friendly NissanConnect infotainment is made as a standard feature for the Altima Sedan SV and SL trims.