‹ › September 28, 2018, 8:00 am by Byron Hurd Nissan steps up its game in the midsize segment, but is it enough? You've read it before. Sedan sales are down. This period of decline has also given us a bumper crop of high-quality sedans, including a new Toyota Camry and Honda Accord--surely the undisputed juggernauts of the midsize segment.This glut of … [Read more...] about First drive: 2019 Nissan Altima
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STANFIELD, ARIZONA — A year ago, I was at the Tochigi Proving Ground, Honda’s test track and R&D facility in Japan, driving a camouflaged prototype of the new Honda Accord. The catch? We were to evaluate the engine and transmission only, filtering out all perceptions of the chassis, interior, and other aspects of the car. Just last week, I was at Nissan’s … [Read more...] about Prototype Drive: 2019 Nissan Altima
It seems like lately I’ve developed a habit of reviewing vehicles on the verge of being replaced by a brand new generation. And by habit, I mean one review. But it seemed fitting when the local Enterprise location handed me keys to a “Full Size” and it turned out to be the soon-to-depart, current-generation Nissan Altima. With a new Altima already unveiled, … [Read more...] about Rental Review: 2018 Nissan Altima SV, Farewell Thine Faithful Full-size
The 2019 Nissan Altima made its debut earlier this year at the 2018 New York auto show with a host of upgrades, including a new VC-Turbo engine that replaces the old V-6. Now, Nissan has announced it will offer a limited Edition One model based on the Altima VC-Turbo, complete with cosmetic tweaks and a free concierge service. The Edition One sports 19-inch dark … [Read more...] about 2019 Nissan Altima Edition One Receives Cosmetic Upgrades
Nissan's excellent ProPilot Assist semi-autonomous driving system is going to see an expansion this year, as two more models join the 2018 Nissan Leaf and 2018 Nissan Rogue in offering the safety technology. The redesigned 2019 Nissan Altima and Rogue Sport, the model year for which was still unspecified, will both add the system as an available feature by the end of the 2018 … [Read more...] about Nissan Altima, Rogue Sport Get Self-Driving Tech — Who’s Got Next?