The concept of the Nissan Altima has taken on a radical change over the years, but the premise has remained the same. Offering great styling, performance, and comfort for a very affordable price is what Nissan has managed to do, and over the years it’s become one of the top-selling sedans. With the 2018 Nissan Altima looking to become one of the best-selling sedans of the year, it’ll be interesting to see how it rates with the 2018 Accord and 2018 Camry.
The 2018 Altima will surely become popular with consumers as many are already looking forward to the new models. If you’re one of the many looking for a new car, waiting just a bit longer may just be your best decision yet. With rumors coming in on improvements over the current model which will enhance the comfort, fuel economy, and safety just to name a few.
The following preview details the upcoming 2018 Nissan Altima specs, features, price, and release date info.
2018 Nissan Altima Specs and Features – Base, S, SL, SR, and SV Model
The early word on the enhancements to the 2018 Nissan Altima specs and features start with improvements which are performance and comfort based including reduced engine noise and fewer vibrations. Other changes expected which should be a redesigned front-end, better handling, and more horsepower.
The current Altima boasted one of the roomiest cabins when comparing it with other sedans and the 2018 model will be more of the same. Offering exceptional comfort and value which includes premium styling that resembles the 2018 Maxima along with great ride quality, comprehensive safety package, and high-end electronics will all be seen.
Some of the most notable interior and exterior features will include premium leather options, intuitive Touchscreen with navigation and a backup camera, panoramic moonroof, dual zone climate control, push to start/stop, keyless entry, customizable dash display, premium audio, remote engine start, and much more. The 2018 Nissan Altima SR will be the sports performance model offering paddle shifters, improved handling, and even more power. Nissan Connect will give you emergency and real-time assistance, and all can be accessed right on your phone.
We’re hearing the 2018 Nissan Altima engine specs will include a 4-cylinder 2.5 liter and 3.5 liter V6 which along with a 2 speed CVT transmission with overdrive. The estimated gas mileage will range between 23-28MPG/city and up to 41MPG/highway which will be slightly better than the current models.
2018 Nissan Altima Price and Release Date – Base, S, SL, SR, and SV Model
The price of the 2018 Altima is expected to come in slightly lower than its top competitors as it will be priced below both the 2018 Accord and Camry. Below, we have detailed the latest word on the launch price of all trim models including the base, S, SL, SR, and SV.
|2018 Nissan Altima Base Price||Starting at $22,800|
|2018 Nissan Altima S Price||Starting at $23,400|
|2018 Nissan Altima SL Price||Starting at $28,900|
|2018 Nissan Altima SR Price||Starting at $24,800|
|2018 Nissan Altima SV Price||Starting at $25,900|
The 2018 Nissan Altima release date should be during the 4th quarter of 2017 and will start in Asia. It’s uncertain if the 2018 models will make their way outside of Asia before the end of the year as those in the US, Canada, UK, Africa, and other markets may have to wait until early 2018. With any luck, we’ll see the worldwide launch late 2017 along with all 2018 Nissan cars, trucks, and SUV’s.
We’ll continue to update this 2018 Altima review with all specs, features, price, and release date info as soon as more rumors and confirmations come in.