Let’s Compare The Nissan Altima To Its Competition

2021 Nissan Altima silver taking.a curve


If you’re looking for a great family sedan, look no further than the Nissan Altima. There is nothing quite like it in the Puget Sound area.

The Altima offers a lot more than you think. You have fantastic space inside with the latest technology features. It is also available with ProPILOT Assist – the most advanced driver assistance system on the roads today!

 Nissan Altima SL AWDToyota Camry XLE AWDHonda Accord EX-LHyundai Sonata SEL PlusMazda6 Grand Touring Reserve
Vehicle Image
Number of Configurations
Engine Type
2.5 Liter Inline 42.5 Liter Inline 41.5 Liter Turbo Inline 41.6 Liter Turbo Inline 42.5 Liter Turbo Inline 4
182 HP202 HP192 HP180 HP227 HP
178 lb-ft182 lb-ft192 lb-ft195 lb-ft310 lb-ft
CVT8 Speed Automatic TransmissionCVT8 Speed Automatic Transmission6 Speed Automatic Transmission
DriveTrainFWD Standard
AWD Optional
FWD Standard
AWD Optional
FWD StandardFWD StandardFWD Standard
Combined Fuel Economy
29 MPG
28 MPG
33 MPG
31 MPG26 MPG
Interior Passenger Volume
98.8 cubic feet99.9 cubic feet
102.7 cubic feet104.4 cubic feet99.8 cubic feet
Trunk Cargo Volume15.4 cubic feet15.1 cubic feet16.7 cubic feet16 cubic feet14.7 cubic feet
Ground Clearance5.4 inches5.7 inches5.5 inches5.3 inches6.5 inches
Base Price$31,390$31,445$31,290$21,150$32,675

Let’s see how the Altima compares to the Honda Accord, Hyundai Sonata, Mazda6, and Toyota Camry.


There are plenty of advantages the Nissan Altima has over the Honda Accord.

  • More comfortable seats over two rows
  • Available Blind Spot Warning on Altima, not available on base Accord
  • Available all-wheel-drive
  • A better value overall

There are plenty of advantages the Nissan Altima has over the Hyundai Sonata.

  • More comfortable seats – both front and back
  • Blind Spot Warning available on Altima; not available on base Sonata
  • All-wheel-drive available
  • Fewer overall parts to be serviced on the Altima – including the CVT

There are plenty of advantages the Nissan Altima has over the Mazda6.

  • Available ProPILOT Assist for better driver assistance in the road
  • Better fuel economy
  • Standard Apple CarPlay and Android Auto connectivity through NissanConnect – not available on base Mazda6
  • Easier to maintain and service in the long run

There are plenty of advantages the Nissan Altima has over the Toyota Camry.

  • A simpler choice in trim levels, focusing on what customers need than desire.
  • The Altima is equipped with a Blind Spot Monitor standard, unlike the base Camry.
  • The instrument panel is a simple, clean design that is well organized for the driver.
  • You can’t deny a sharper looking sedan – like the Altima!

When it comes to value, no one beats the Nissan Altima – period!

Contact us at Rairdon’s Nissan of Auburn to get your Altima today!


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