2018 Nissan Altima Sedan Redesign and Release Date
Included within the mid-size sedan family, the lineup of Altima finally reaches the new update. Getting the last update in 2013 with the sport SR model, the forthcoming 2018 Nissan Altima Sedan could bring up significant enhancements on the design appearance as well as the additional features. Based on the ongoing versions, the public responses on the auto is so far positive but to gain the wider target market especially the youngster, equipping the car with the high-tech components and premium materials should be another offer for the new version.
Suggested from the latest reports, the changes on the 2018 Nissan Altima Sedan exterior might not be too massive compared to the former version. However, we could notice the minor revamps on some sedan parts including the redesigned bumper, the sharper lighting system and also the V-shaped grille. It is pretty obvious the automaker still maintains the striking and aggressive view on the intact Altima bodywork. Moreover, some are quite definite that the Altima sedan will be built up under a new modular platform to help reducing the weight and improving performance and fuel efficiency.
In terms of technological features, the designer will likely support the Nissan Connect app for the smartphone integration technology inside. Highlighting the car seats with the premium upholstery materials and heating technology will be objected to give the full convenience for the driver and passengers.
Some engine options are included within the possible source power for the 2018 Nissan Altima Sedan. It could be a 2.5 liter 4-cylinder engine with the output of 182 horsepower. Other versions of a 3.0 liter or 3.5 liter V6, 1.6 liter turbocharged and also a 2.0 liter turbocharged Renault engine might be likely enhanced as well. These engines could respectively produce the output of 270 HP, 195 HP and around 300 HP.
The due date of the car coming to the dealerships is still under the speculation. While looking forward to the Nissan confirmation, some sources predicted the 2018 Nissan Altima Sedan could be released around the mid of 2018, most probably in July. As for the pricing, the starting cost of the sedan is rumored to go from $23,000 up to $30,000 for the basic.