2020 Nissan Altima Performance Specs and Features

One of the most reliable sedans you can take for a spin on Newnan and Douglasville roads is the 2020 Nissan Altima. Take advantage of its Nissan Altima engine and performance specs to take your commute to the next level whether you’re running errands around town or packing up for a weekend away. Drivers can not only find a strong engine configuration but also plenty of available interior and safety features. Learn more about the 2020 Nissan Altima performance features at Scott Evans Nissan!

Nissan Altima Specs

The standard 4-cylinder engine develops 179 hp and 177 lb-ft of torque, while the available 3.5L V6 commands 270 hp and 251 lb-ft of torque.

Nissan Altima Performance Parts

The Altima is also offered with performance parts like paddle shifters, the Xtronic CVT®, and ZF Sachs® shock absorbers.

Handling and Braking

The Altima’s handling is excellent thanks to a rear multi-link suspension, while 4-wheel disc brakes keep you in control when it’s time to apply the brakes.

Active Understeer Control

When cornering, this system is able to automatically send braking power to the wheels that need it, usually the interior wheels, in order to maintain excellent handling and stability.

Nissan Altima Engine Size & Configurations

When it comes to the engine sizes, configurations, and specs, there are plenty of choices sure to offer more fuel efficiency than other models on the market. Take advantage of the Nissan Altima 2.5 engine which produces a 28/39 (city/hwy) mpg rating along with 188 horsepower and 180 lb-ft of torque while you can also opt for the available 2.0L VC Turbo engine to take your drive to the next level.  The Altima’s available Turbo engine produces a reliable 25/35 (city/hwy) mpg rating as well as 182 horsepower and 178 lb-ft 0f torque. If you’re looking for more drivetrain options you can take advantage of the standard front-wheel drive or upgrade to the Altima’s Intelligent all-wheel-drive.

Nissan Altima Interior Features

The Altima is not only built to be efficient behind the wheel but also offer the comfort and technology features you expect from a modern sedan. When it comes to interior spaces, drivers will find 39.2 and 44.1 inches of front headroom and front legroom along with 35.1 and 36.9 inches of rear legroom and rear headroom. For longer car rides you can ensure that nothing gets left behind with more storage thanks to the 60/40 split rear seats flip down to allow for 15.4 cu. ft. of Nissan Altima trunk dimensions. If you’re all about the technology you’ll be pleased to see that the Altima comes with an advanced driver assist touch screen display, Siri Eyes Free, Android Auto, Apple CarPlay, hands-free text messaging assistant, AM/FM audio system with six speaks, and so much more.

Nissan Altima Safety Features

To go along with plenty of fuel efficiency and performance, check out the available safety features designed to keep you alert and your passengers protected behind the wheel. The Nissan Altima safety features include:

  • Nissan Advanced Air Bag System with dual-stage supplemental front air bags with seat belt and occupant- classification sensors
  • Vehicle Dynamic Control (VDC) with Traction Control System (TCS)
  • Automatic Emergency Braking
  • LATCH System (Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children)
  • Hood buckling creases and safety stops
  • Side-door guard beams
  • Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) with Easy-Fill Tire Alert
  • Nissan Vehicle Immobilizer System

Experience the Fuel-Efficient 2020 Nissan Altima at Scott Evans Nissan

Now that you know more about the 2020 Nissan Altima performance features. You can check out the Nissan Altima safety ratings, then explore our new and used Nissan Altima inventory to find what suits you best. Contact us today to get the car buying process started with a member of our finance team or to schedule a test drive near Lithia Springs and Oxford, AL!

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