Nissan is going to release the 2019 Nissan Altima as an update to the previous version. It means still use the same platform and even the engines. However, it looks like an entirely new model. So far the company didn’t release any details about the new Nissan Altima.
There are some interesting about the future version. At the beginning, the vehicle will much bigger than before. Nissan looks like working together with Renault to develop a new modular system. This would reduce the costs while offering a better car at once.
2019 Nissan Altima Release Date and Price
The new Altima release date is expected to make debut in this year, perhaps at Detroit show. This car will hit into dealer by the summer. It looks like the new design scheme will be different than the current model. This will give better driving characteristics and more economical car.
Nissan planned that the new model will much lighter. There is a chance that Nissan wants to make the Altima becomes a more premium car.It means the price will increase to $25,000 for the lower model. Even so, some necessary kit on the car will make better value.
2019 Nissan Altima Redesign
The current Altima used D platform that also used by Infiniti, Renault, and other Nissan car include the Murano, Maxima, and Pathfinder. But an updated model will have a lower body and much longer in wheelbase. There is a rumor that 2019 Nissan Altima AWD will produce as an option.
The good looks always the main point of the Altima. It is assumed that the new Nissan Altima redesign will not change massively.Nissan will use a few design from their V-Motion2 concept. It expected that the new car will more aggressive at the front end, and the clam-shell goodwill slimmer.
The roof-line will be similar, while the rear part has a better portion. The result, the car will look much sportier.Nissan still quiet about the tech, but there is a CVT to improve fuel efficiency and performance while the 2019 Nissan Altima rendering.
2019 Nissan Altima Interior
Nissan keeps secretly the detail of the 2019 Nissan Altima interior so far.The new car is expected to have a wider center stack and more premium design. But, the materials that used remains the same. The passengers will have more room due to the longer wheelbase.
Nissan may add a new infotainment system.The car will use the driver assist technology inside the 2019 Altima interior. Taking a debut on the new Nissan Leaf, this tech is able to help with steering style, braking system, and add acceleration on certain roads and highways.
2019 Altima Engine Specs & Transmission
When entering the market, even not sure the New Altima release date, it will available with engine options. The base model will use a 1.6-liter turbo-4 to provide a 200 hp and 200 lb-ft of torque. Another model of 2019 Nissan Altima engine gets a 1.2-liter turbo-4 to produce 130 hp.
The highest model will use the V6 with a 2.0-liter turbo-4 engine. It can produce up to 270 hp and 260 lb-ft of torque.Even stopped in 2011, the hybrid model could come again with the turbocharged 4-cylinders.Whatever engines type, it will be an auto transmission.