The upgrades in the 2015 Nissan Altima give the model a fresh and modern look that is standard yet leaves the entire comfortable and safe in the sedan. This is a fourth generation model that has emphasised relaxation through a quiet cabin, supportive seats and great fuel economy. Also, it has a few versions that come with varying features across the board.
2015 Nissan Altima Trim Levels
The Altima 3.5 SV and the 3.5 SL come standard with a technology package that has a system that navigates as well as upgraded safety features. A technological package comes optional on the 2.5 models.
The 2.5 trims have a 2.5 litre four cylinder engine that produces up to 182 horsepower. The engine is matched to a continuously variable transmission (CVT) to save fuel and give the vehicle efficient power delivery. Fuels ratings put the 2015 Nissan Altima at the same level as other hybrids, like the Hyundai Sonata. In the city it has 27 mpg and on the highway it reaches 38 miles per gallon. The Premium Altima comes with a 3.5 litre engine that produces 270 horsepower and 258 pound – feet of torque. Fuel ratings of the Premium models are 22 miles per gallon in the city and 30 miles per gallon on the freeway. The 3.5 trims also fitted with a CVT transmission. But they come with standard paddle controls and a manual shift mode that simulates the gear ratios on a conventional automatic transmission. Both the engines in the 2015 Altima have four cylinders and are V6 engines that go from 0 – 60 in less than 8 seconds!
2015 Nissan Altima Exterior and Interior
Buyers who choose to purchase the 2015 Nissan Altima will have lots of choices to pick from because the 2.5 and 3.5 models have sub trim levels that have their own upgrades inside and outside. Improvements in the Altima 2.5 base model are the 2.5 model has 16 inch steel wheels, the 2.5 S has automatic head lights and the 2.5 SV has fog lights and 17 inch alloy wheels. The last trim level has improved LED tail lights. All Altima 3.5 models have the upgrades but they come with 18 inch wheels. Colors available for the Nissan Altima 2015 are Pearl White, Java Metallic, Brilliant Silver, Saharan Stone, Gun Metallic, etc.
Features found on the interior are, a 4.3-inch LCD information display in the gauge cluster, a driver’s seat that is height adjustable, a sound system with 4 speakers that plays CDs, you can also connect your phone or Bluetooth to the car, the seats all have heating settings, the rear of the vehicle has vents for free flow of air, lane-departure warning and more. The features mentioned all vary depending on the model bought. As a consumer you get to pick and choose which feature would best suit your fit in the 2015 Nissan Altima. Get comfortable and experience the best luxury in the new Altima, as it lives up to Nissan’s tagline – innovation that drives.
2015 Nissan Altima Release Date and Price
The car was officially released on the market in late 2014. The 2.5 model has a starting price of around $22,000, the second model; the 2.5S also starts at an estimated $22,000. The third model the Altima 2.5 SV starts from around $24,000.