2008 Nissan Altima Pricing, Specs & Reviews

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$18,620-$28,670
$18,243-$26,565
22 /CITY / 30 /HWY
Overall Quality
Overall Performance and Design
Predicted Reliability
Available Trims for the 2008 Nissan Altima
Transmission MSRP Engine City/Hwy MPG
Name 2.5 S (2dr Cpe I4 Man) Transmission Manual w/OD MSRP 20950.00 Engine 2.5L/152 City/Hwy MPG 23/32
Name 2.5 S (2dr Cpe I4 Man ULEV) Transmission Manual w/OD MSRP 20950.00 Engine 2.5L/152 City/Hwy MPG 23/32
Name 2.5 S (2dr Cpe I4 CVT) Transmission Continuously Variable MSRP 21450.00 Engine 2.5L/152 City/Hwy MPG 23/31
Name 2.5 S (2dr Cpe I4 CVT ULEV) Transmission Continuously Variable MSRP 21450.00 Engine 2.5L/152 City/Hwy MPG 23/31
Name 3.5 SE (2dr Cpe V6 Man) Transmission Manual w/OD MSRP 25350.00 Engine 3.5L/213 City/Hwy MPG 19/27
Name 3.5 SE (2dr Cpe V6 CVT) Transmission Continuously Variable MSRP 25850.00 Engine 3.5L/213 City/Hwy MPG 19/26
Name 2.5 (4dr Sdn I4 Man) Transmission Manual w/OD MSRP 18620.00 Engine 2.5L/152 City/Hwy MPG 23/32
Name 2.5 (4dr Sdn I4 Man ULEV) Transmission Manual w/OD MSRP 18620.00 Engine 2.5L/152 City/Hwy MPG 23/31
Name 2.5 S (4dr Sdn I4 Man) Transmission Manual w/OD MSRP 20470.00 Engine 2.5L/152 City/Hwy MPG 23/32
Name 2.5 S (4dr Sdn I4 Man ULEV) Transmission Manual w/OD MSRP 20470.00 Engine 2.5L/152 City/Hwy MPG 23/31
Name 2.5 S (4dr Sdn I4 CVT) Transmission Continuously Variable MSRP 20970.00 Engine 2.5L/152 City/Hwy MPG 23/32
Name 2.5 S (4dr Sdn I4 CVT ULEV) Transmission Continuously Variable MSRP 20970.00 Engine 2.5L/152 City/Hwy MPG 23/31
Name 3.5 SE (4dr Sdn V6 Man) Transmission Manual w/OD MSRP 24470.00 Engine 3.5L/213 City/Hwy MPG 19/27
Name 3.5 SE (4dr Sdn V6 CVT) Transmission Continuously Variable MSRP 24970.00 Engine 3.5L/213 City/Hwy MPG 19/26
Name 3.5 SL (4dr Sdn V6 CVT) Transmission Continuously Variable MSRP 28670.00 Engine 3.5L/213 City/Hwy MPG 19/26
Name 4dr Sdn I4 eCVT Hybrid Transmission Continuously Variable MSRP 25480.00 Engine 2.5L/152 City/Hwy MPG 35/33
Name 2.5 SL (4dr Sdn I4 CVT) Transmission Continuously Variable MSRP 20970.00 Engine 2.5L/152 City/Hwy MPG 23/32
Name 2.5 SL (4dr Sdn I4 CVT ULEV) Transmission Continuously Variable MSRP 20970.00 Engine 2.5L/152 City/Hwy MPG 23/31
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INTERIOR
  • Coupe unique cloth seat trim
  • Contoured reclining front bucket seats w/adjustable head restraints
  • Driver/front passenger seat back pockets
  • 60/40 split-folding rear seat w/lock
  • Coin holder
  • Front console w/integral armrest, storage compartments
  • Center console dual bottle holders
  • Full cut pile carpeting
  • Tilt & telescopic steering column w/mounted cruise controls
  • Intelligent Key system w/push-button ignition
  • Vehicle immobilizer system
  • Vehicle security system
  • Tachometer, coolant temp & fuel gauges
  • Vehicle info display
  • Trip computer w/outside temp gauge
  • Warning lights-inc: low fuel, door-ajar, low washer fluid, seat belt
  • Tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS)
  • Pwr windows w/driver side auto up/down & auto-reverse
  • Pwr door locks w/driver & passenger door lock switches
  • Retained accessory pwr
  • Cruise control
  • Remote hood/fuel-filler door & pwr trunk releases
  • AM/FM stereo w/CD player-inc: auxiliary input jack, (6) speakers
  • In-glass radio antenna
  • Air conditioning w/micro filter ventilation, rear vents
  • Rear seat heat ducts
  • Rear window defroster w/timer
  • Dual 12V DC pwr points
  • Dual sunvisors w/vanity mirrors
  • Interior courtesy lamps-inc: glove box, trunk
  • Map light w/sunglass holder in overhead console
  • Silver color door handles
  • Front door map pockets w/bottle holders
  • Rear side panels w/bottle holders
  • Rear coat hook
  • Front assist grips
  • 8-way pwr driver seat w/manual lumbar
  • Tilt & telescopic steering column
  • Leather wrapped steering wheel w/mounted audio & cruise controls
  • Pwr windows w/driver/front passenger 1-touch up/down & auto-reverse, key operated windows, key fob front up/down feature
  • Dual illuminated visor vanity mirrors w/extensions
  • Cloth seat trim
  • 60/40 split-folding rear seat
  • Center console w/(3) bottle holders
  • Dual cup holders in rear center armrest
  • (3) passenger assist grips
  • Driver footrest
  • Trunk cancel switch
  • AM/FM stereo w/CD player & (6) speakers
  • Air conditioning w/micro filter
  • 8-way pwr driver seat
  • Cargo net
  • Leather appointed seats
  • Heated front seating
  • Pwr driver lumbar support
  • Leather-wrapped front center armrest w/storage compartment
  • Bose AM/FM audio system w/6-disc CD changer & (9) speakers
  • Speed-sensitive volume control
  • XM satellite radio
  • Radio data system (RDS)
  • Dual zone auto temp control, rear vents
  • Bluetooth hands-free phone system
  • Leather-wrapped door trim
  • Auto-dimming inside rearview mirror w/compass
  • Mood lighting
  • Homelink universal transceiver
  • Leather-wrapped shift knob
  • Fixed rear bench seat
  • Instrumentation-inc: hybrid power/charge display, battery state-of-charge, fuel gauges
  • Roof mounted radio antenna
  • In-glass diversity antenna
  • Dual zone auto temp control
  • Rear door map pockets w/bottle holders
  • Front console w/integral armrest, storage compartments, illuminated lighting
  • Leather wrapped steering wheel w/mounted audio controls
  • Pwr windows w/driver/front passenger 1-touch up/down & auto-reverse
  • Inside rearview mirror w/compass
EXTERIOR
  • Body color bumpers
  • Body color side moldings
  • Body color door handles
  • Body color front & rear splash guards
  • Halogen headlights
  • Body color pwr mirrors
  • UV reducing glass w/dark upper windshield band
  • Flat blade speed-sensitive variable intermittent windshield wipers
  • Pwr tilt/sliding glass moonroof w/sunshade
  • Auto on/off halogen headlights
  • Fog lamps
  • Body color pwr heated manual folding mirrors w/integrated turn signals
  • Body color manual mirrors
  • Flat blade intermittent windshield wipers
  • Speed-sensitive variable intermittent windshield wipers w/mist function
  • Auto on/off xenon HID headlights
  • Variable intermittent speed-sensitive flat blade windshield wipers w/mist function
  • Pwr tilt/sliding glass moonroof
MECHANICAL
  • 2.5L DOHC I4 engine
  • 105,000 mile tune-up interval
  • 6-speed manual transmission w/OD
  • Clutch interlock
  • Front wheel drive
  • Independent front strut suspension w/stabilizer bar
  • Independent multi-link rear suspension w/stabilizer bar
  • P215/60R16 all-season tires
  • 16" steel wheels w/full wheel covers
  • Vehicle speed sensitive pwr rack & pinion steering
  • Pwr front vented & rear solid disc brakes
  • Anti-lock braking system
  • Dual chrome-tipped exhaust
  • Xtronic continuously variable transmission (CVT)
  • 3.5L DOHC V6 engine
  • Traction control system (TCS)
  • P215/55R17 all-season tires
  • 17" alloy wheels
  • Battery saver
  • Electronic brake force distribution
  • Engine cover
  • Performance suspension tuning
  • 16" alloy wheels
  • 2.5L DOHC 16-valve I4 engine w/40-hp electric motor
  • 244.8V nickel metal hydride (NiMH) hybrid battery
  • Electronically controlled continuously variable transmission (eCVT)
  • Vehicle dynamic control
  • Electric pwr vehicle speed sensitive rack & pinion steering
  • Integrated regenerative braking
  • Brake assist
PACKAGE
    SAFETY
    • Anti-lock braking system
    • Clutch interlock
    • Driver & passenger supplemental dual-stage front airbags
    • Front side-impact airbags
    • Roof mounted side curtain airbags
    • Front seat belts w/pretensioners, load limiters, adjustable upper anchors
    • 3-point seat belts in all seating positions
    • ELR seat belt system for driver seating position
    • ALR/ELR seat belt system for passenger seating positions
    • Front seat active head restraints
    • LATCH system (lower anchors & tethers for children)
    • Energy absorbing steering column
    • Energy absorbing bumpers
    • Front & rear crumple zones
    • Side-door guard beams
    • Emergency inside trunk release
    • Traction control system (TCS)
    • Child safety rear door locks
    • Vehicle dynamic control
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