Nissan’s mainstream family sedan, the Altima receives a midlife makeover to bolster its appeal in this hotly contest segment. Even so, its key virtues are actually carryover, namely strong engine performance and efficiency.
What’s New for 2016
The Altima receives a substantially reworked nose and new exterior lighting. The cabin gets additional sound insulation, and adaptive cruise control and a collision mitigation system are available for the first time. A sporty RS model joins the lineup.