Nissan has introduced All-Wheel Drive (AWD) to its mainstream family sedan, the Altima. How does it compare against key competitors in the class like the Honda Accord, Toyota Camry and Mazda6? Ryan give you a full review.

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    • Driving Sports TV
      Driving Sports TV

      Would you pick Altima, Camry, Accord or Mazda6?

      about 4 months ago
    • Ron Wilcox
      Ron Wilcox In reply to Driving Sports TV

      Altima platinum AWD!

      about 21 day ago
    • Brett Fralish
      Brett Fralish In reply to Driving Sports TV

      I got the Altima SR with AWD and I love it. The only thing is the CVT that I am not fond of. I also came out of a 2011 Legacy. The Camry seems nice as well and usually I would say Honda is usually better but...AWD so...Altima for me. Plus I think the Altima and Camry beat the Honda Accord in the style and looks department hard.

      about 24 days ago
    • David Wu
      David Wu In reply to Driving Sports TV

      This is literally the question I've been obsessed with the last month but I also get the pleasure of comparing these with the Optima as well. Luckily I won't need to buy one very soon so I have a lot of time to decide and wait for the used car market in a couple years. So far, I'm leaning towards ranking them by Accord, Mazda 6 if it's spacious enough, Optima, Altima, and then Camry in that order.

      about 1 month ago
    • Nikolai Harhai
      Nikolai Harhai In reply to Driving Sports TV

      +Naveen Krishnamurthy Look at that ugly Whale of a mouth on the front end of Camry. No thanks!

      about 1 month ago
    • FBI
      FBI In reply to Driving Sports TV

      Naveen Krishnamurthy fwd in my state... *Hell No*

      about 2 months ago
    • Igor Semenets
      Igor Semenets

      I will go with new turbo outback!!!!!

      about 17 days ago
    • QuentinQuatermass
      QuentinQuatermass

      Since I was buying a ~$27,000 midsize car I looked at the Altima, Accord, Camry and Mazda6. Also Subaru Legacy, Kia Optima and Hyundai Sonata - but quickly eliminated all but the Accord, Camry and Mazda6 which are reliable and get the best fuel economy configured in their standard 4 cylinder engine. The Altima just didn't make the cut I don't see it as highly reliable and I didn't want a CVT. I bought the 2019 Camry SE because it delivers so much at my price point, reliability, largest engine, best gas mileage, non-turbo, non-CVT. Also it's pretty good looking for a family sedan. After 5 months my biggest complaints are limited visibility to the rear, a low front end that scrapes if you're not careful, too much wind noise and I would like Android Auto (which is being added to the Tundra and Highlander). I heard Apple CarPlay soon will be a $60 upgrade to the 2018 Camry so hope an upgrade to Android Auto can be added in the same manner.

      about 1 month ago
    • coldfusion j
      coldfusion j

      Does anyone know what has a smoother ride as far as Comfort I don’t like a bumpy ride with horrible road conditions potholes and such

      about 1 month ago
    • Michael
      Michael

      I just couldn't pick a Nissan over a Honda or Toyota. They are not the same quality they use to be and I feel like the Honda and Toyota are a much more reliable car. So even though it is nice to have the AWD option I would have to think long and hard about that. I think I would go with the Toyota personally.

      about 2 months ago
    • Khamis Salim
      Khamis Salim

      Altima for sure
      thanks

      about 2 months ago
    • Arindam Paul
      Arindam Paul

      Altima and Mazda 6 are my top choices. Camry can be a better car but as a millennial - I want better interiors. Also, Honda makes Accord very expensive as they do not have a full size.

      about 2 months ago
    • Gtr35 Nismo
      Gtr35 Nismo

      Nissan the best sedan and sport cars

      about 2 months ago
    • Naldy Diaz
      Naldy Diaz

      I'm torn between the Mazda 6 and the Nissan Altima. But, the AWD is a VERY important option to have, especially here in the Northeast. So, I'd go with the Altima.

      about 3 months ago
    • neil borodkin
      neil borodkin

      That fake wood is disastrous

      about 3 months ago
    • trunktoyz
      trunktoyz

      I read an early Car&Driver review of the SR trim Altima that measured .91Gs of grip. It has a "sport" tuned suspension supposedly and it would be cool if I could find a comparison of the "sport" trims from Honda, Toyota, Nissan, Mazda, and however else. I assume the Accord would win. But I don't recall any other brand recording .91Gs like that specific Altima did. I want to see if it can be duplicated against the rest in the same environment.

      about 3 months ago
    • Chanse Ormon
      Chanse Ormon

      Toyota if you’re listening please release an All Wheel Drive version of the Camry because it would make a lot of sense but only with the V6 Engine models only

      about 3 months ago
    • Ghost01
      Ghost01

      Nissan nahhh because of the CVT transsmision.
      Honda yes 👍:)

      about 3 months ago
    • Indiaj0nes
      Indiaj0nes In reply to Ghost01

      Honda is also on cvt

      about 10 days ago
    • Francisco rivera
      Francisco rivera

      Toyota Camry and accord should be compared with Nissan Maxima.

      about 3 months ago
    • Nudlez Gaming
      Nudlez Gaming

      got my 2017 altima 40k miles and honesty i love CVT

      about 3 months ago
    • Chieftain
      Chieftain

      Well I like how Nissan did the screen in between the gauge clusters. I don't like digital gauge clusters either. Another bonus is they offer remote start with all models. Then for me it all comes down to comfort, so I would have to sit in all of them to tell which one I would want.

      about 3 months ago
    • Russ Freed
      Russ Freed

      NYS weather dictates AWD..

      about 3 months ago
    • Dan Berserk
      Dan Berserk

      I have an Accord EX. Love it. BTW Camry has more hp, but less torque than the Accord. Had Nissans in the past and besides having bad customer service, two of three had some major issues(98 Maxima-timing chain tensioner and 06 Pathfinder-fuel sending unit and a coolant line leak. Xterra had no issues except crappy tires and an underpowered engine).

      about 4 months ago
    • NY Guy
      NY Guy

      I feel more comfortable with the Accord looks more solid.

      about 4 months ago
    • lexusfan100
      lexusfan100

      can u review 2017 vw passat se with tech package...thanks

      about 4 months ago
    • Marvin English
      Marvin English

      Altima for me my 2016 Altima 150,000 miles no problem

      about 4 months ago
    • Ricky Ortiz
      Ricky Ortiz In reply to Marvin English

      Same

      about 15 hours ago
    • Pierre Huot
      Pierre Huot

      A real AWD, the Legacy.

      about 4 months ago
    • yazkaz
      yazkaz

      Useless 4WD, only good for fuel economy...
      If only Nissan reverted to the ages-old ATTESA with proper viscous center and rear diffs......

      about 4 months ago
    • K03sport
      K03sport

      Guess they need to hire a better ceo because this car isn't going to save them.

      about 4 months ago
    • Shmokyo
      Shmokyo

      I’m a simple Honda man. I chose the 18 Accord Sport . It’s comfortable and sporty when you enter its mode.

      Just saw the 19 Altima in person for the first time and I got to say, it’s Horrendous! Poorly designed. Honda all the way for the win. It doesn’t belong to compete with us Honda owners. Bye!

      about 4 months ago
    • The Holy Quran Channel
      The Holy Quran Channel

      Awd?? Turbo engine?!! I would chose this altima over the maxima ANYDAY.

      about 4 months ago
    • Marco Gomez
      Marco Gomez

      If you are really looking for an AWD sedan for the same price range. WRX is base price of 29.500

      about 4 months ago
    • niuhuskieguy
      niuhuskieguy In reply to Marco Gomez

      +Marco Gomez You can also spec the same class Legacy to the Altima's price. Also the Legacy has awd with either of its engine options.

      about 4 months ago
    • Marco Gomez
      Marco Gomez In reply to Marco Gomez

      The Nissan shown was at 30k so it seems fair to show the wrx

      about 4 months ago
    • Driving Sports TV
      Driving Sports TV In reply to Marco Gomez

      Subaru Legacy starts at under $23,000.

      about 4 months ago
    • Judge Dredd
      Judge Dredd

      Oh you missed the reason why I bought 3 new Altima's in the past 15 years and it's the reason I can't buy a new one this year , They took away the 45 inches of front leg room , I'am 6' 6" and long legged , But Infinity keeps the 45" of front leg room

      about 4 months ago
    • Stephen Hendricks
      Stephen Hendricks

      And the award for most boneheaded configuration decision of 2019 goes to the Nissan Altima. Want a well appointed, feature rich midsize sedan with a peppy 2.0L turbo four? Nissan's got you covered. Want a reasonable AWD system that copes relatively well with winter driving, especially if it's not too challenging? The Altima offers that as well. Willing to put up with a "rubbery" CVT in return for MPG's? OK. Check that, too.

      Want it all? Sorry. For reasons unfathomable to anyone outside of Nissan you can't get a the more powerful 2.OL turbo with AWD. Likely that Nissan will correct that egregious error for 2020 but that won't make up for stepping on the AWD news in 2019. I pity the poor Nissan salesperson who has to explain that the big news for 2019, AWD, is available only with the naturally aspirated four banger. What were they thinking???

      about 4 months ago
    • Vince
      Vince In reply to Stephen Hendricks

      Lmao they only offer the n/a 4 cyl with awd? The stupidity...

      about 4 months ago
    • Arc Angel
      Arc Angel

      Living in the Northeast! AWD is extremely important!

      about 4 months ago