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2012 Nissan Altima 2.5

4dr Sedan

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4dr All-wheel Drive Sedan

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2012 Nissan Altima
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2015 Subaru Legacy
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*Does not include customer cash-back incentives or options
N/A    $22,273*
MSRP $20,550 $21,695
Destination Charge $790 $795
Invoice Price $19,699 $20,487
Total List Price $21,340 $22,490
Available Engines 175-hp, 2.5-liter I-4 (regular gas) 170-hp, 2.5-liter I-4 (regular gas) 175-hp, 2.5-liter H-4 (regular gas)
Available Transmissions 2-speed CVT w/OD and auto-manual 6-speed CVT w/OD and auto-manual
Fuel Economy City 23 mpg 26 mpg
Fuel Economy Highway 32 mpg 36 mpg
NHTSA Crash Test Data    
Other, Overall Rollover Rating -
Side - Pole, Side - Pole -
Side, Rear Seat -
Overall, Overall -
Side - Pole Barrier combined, Side - Pole Barrier combined (REAR) -
Front, Overall Front -
Side - Pole Barrier combined, Side - Pole Barrier combined (FRONT) -
Front, Driver's -
Side, Front Seat -
Side - Barrier, Side - Barrier -
Front, Passenger's -
Side, Overall Side -
IIHS Crash Test Data    
Moderate overlap front, Right Leg/Foot Good -
Side, Driver Torso Acceptable -
Side, Driver Pelvis/Leg Acceptable -
Moderate overlap front, Restraints Good -
Head Restraints and Seats, Seat Head/Restraint Geometry Good -
Side, Rear Passenger Pelvis/Leg Good -
Moderate overlap front, Head/Neck Good -
Side, Driver Head and Neck Good -
Side, Rear Passenger Head Protection Good -
Side, Rear Passenger Head and Neck Good -
Side, Rear Passenger Torso Good -
Head Restraints and Seats, Overall Rear Acceptable -
Moderate overlap front, Chest Good -
Moderate overlap front, Left Leg/Foot Good -
Head Restraints and Seats, Dynamic Rating Acceptable -
Moderate overlap front, Overall Front Good -
Side, Structure/safety cage Acceptable -
Moderate overlap front, Structure/safety cage Good -
Other, Roof Strength Acceptable -
Side, Overall Side Good -
Side, Driver Head Protection Good -
Overview 2012 Nissan Altima 2.5 2015 Subaru Legacy 2.5i
Safety Overview Standard:
driver and passenger front impact airbags, rear center 3 point seatbelt, ABS brakes, immobilizer
driver and passenger front impact airbags, rear center 3 point seatbelt, ABS brakes, immobilizer
Available:
immobilizer
N/A
Drive-Type Overview front wheel drive all wheel drive
Audio Overview radio prep, 4, window grid antenna Standard:
AM/FM/HD/Satellite-prep, seek-scan, in-dash mounted single CD, MP3 decoder, 4, window grid antenna, radio steering wheel controls
N/A Available:
6
N/A Available:
AM/FM/HD/Satellite-prep, seek-scan, in-dash mounted single CD, MP3 decoder
Interior 2012 Nissan Altima 2.5 2015 Subaru Legacy 2.5i
Air conditioning, front manual manual
Air filter Standard N/A
Underseat ducts Standard Standard
Cargo concealed storage Available Standard
Cargo net N/A Available
Cargo tie downs Standard Standard
Clock N/A in-dash
Compass N/A Available
Cruise control Standard Standard
Cup holders front and rear front and rear
Gear shift knob trim urethane Standard:
urethane
N/A Available:
leather
12V DC power outlet 2 1
Lighter elements front N/A
Ashtray Standard N/A
Overhead console mini with storage mini with storage
Floor console full full
Floor mats Available:
carpeted front & rear
Standard:
carpeted front & rear
N/A Available:
rubber front & rear
Front windows power power
Rear windows power power
1-Touch Window Up driver driver
1-Touch Window Down driver driver
Programmable garage door opener N/A Available
Instrumentation analog analog
Tachometer Standard Standard
Trip computer Standard Standard
Water temp gauge Standard Standard
Low fuel warning Standard Standard
Service interval warning Standard N/A
Exterior temperature display Standard Standard
Lighting - glovebox Standard Standard
Lighting - map lights front & rear front
Lighting - dome light regular fade
Lighting - cargo light Standard Standard
Illuminated vanity mirrors N/A driver and passenger
Rear window defogger Standard Standard
Rearview mirror day-night Standard:
day-night
N/A Available:
auto-dimming day-night
Mirrors - visor vanity mirrors driver driver and passenger
Fuel door release mechanical mechanical
Remote trunk release power power
Retained accessory power Standard N/A
Seatback storage pockets N/A 2
Tilt-Wheel adjustable steering column Standard Standard
Steering wheel material urethane urethane
Seats 2012 Nissan Altima 2.5 2015 Subaru Legacy 2.5i
Front seat type bucket bucket
Seating capacity 5 passengers 5 passengers
Front seat driver direction controls 6-way 6-way
Front passenger seat direction controls 4-way 4-way
Front armrests center center
Front head restraints adjustable adjustable w/tilt
Rear seats 60-40 bench 60-40 bench
Rear armrest Standard Standard
Rear head restraints 2 - fixed 3 - adjustable
Seat trim cloth cloth
Entertainment 2012 Nissan Altima 2.5 2015 Subaru Legacy 2.5i
Radio radio prep AM/FM/HD/Satellite-prep, seek-scan
CD player N/A in-dash mounted single
MP3 capability N/A Standard
Auxiliary audio input N/A Standard
Steering wheel audio controls N/A Standard
Speakers 4 Standard:
4
N/A Available:
6
Speed-Sensitive Volume N/A Standard
1st row LCD screen N/A 2
Bluetooth Compatibility N/A Standard
Safety and Security 2012 Nissan Altima 2.5 2015 Subaru Legacy 2.5i
Airbags, frontal driver and front passenger driver and front passenger
Airbags, side impact seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger
Airbags, side curtain curtain 1st and 2nd row curtain 1st and 2nd row
Occupant sensor Standard Standard
Traction control ABS and driveline ABS and driveline
Height adjustable safety belts front front
Seatbelt pretensioners front front
Headlights halogen halogen
Exterior light control N/A fully automatic
Delay off headlamps Standard N/A
Headlight washer Standard N/A
Daytime running lights N/A Standard
LED brakelights N/A Standard
Door curb lights 2 2
Illuminated entry N/A Standard
Remote keyless entry keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors)
Keyless access system Standard N/A
Panic alarm Standard Standard
Door locks power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock
Rear child safety door locks Standard Standard
Content theft-deterrent alarm system Standard Standard
Ignition disable Standard Standard
First aid kit Available N/A
Blind spot sensor N/A Available
Low tire pressure warning Standard Standard
Warranty 2012 Nissan Altima 2.5 2015 Subaru Legacy 2.5i
Warranty - Basic (mths/miles) 36/36,000 36/36,000
Warranty - Power Train (mths/miles) 60/60,000 60/60,000
Warranty - Corrosion/Perforation (mths/miles) 60/unlimited 60/unlimited
Warranty - Roadside Assistance (mths/miles) N/A 36/36,000
Exterior 2012 Nissan Altima 2.5 2015 Subaru Legacy 2.5i
Antenna window grid window grid
Body material galvanized steel/aluminum galvanized steel/aluminum
Paint clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone
Bodyside moldings body-colored Available:
body-colored
Grille trim black w/chrome surround chrome
Fog/driving lights N/A Available:
front
Door count 4 doors 4 doors
Rear cargo door trunk trunk
Tinted windows light light
Rear window type fixed fixed
Mirrors dual power remote dual power remote
Mirrors, auto dimming N/A Available:
driver and passenger
Tires P215/60TR16.0 BSW AS P225/55VR17.0 BSW AS
Wheels 16" steel Standard:
17" steel
N/A Available:
steel
Spare tire and wheel compact steel compact steel
Windshield wipers - front variable intermittent variable intermittent
Mud flaps N/A Available
Mechanical 2012 Nissan Altima 2.5 2015 Subaru Legacy 2.5i
Engine 2.5L I-4 2.5L H-4
Engine - valvetrain DOHC DOHC
Brakes 4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc
Antilock braking system (ABS) 4-wheel 4-wheel
Brake assist Standard Standard
Drive type front-wheel all wheel
Exhaust stainless steel stainless steel
Steering rack & pinion rack & pinion
Speed sensitive steering Standard Standard
Suspension tuning regular regular
Front suspension type strut strut
Front anti-roll bar Standard Standard
Front shocks gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Front springs coil coil
Rear suspension type multi-link independent double wishbone
Rear anti-roll bar Standard Standard
Rear shocks gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Rear springs coil coil
Electronic stability system Standard Standard
Tiptronic automatic Standard Standard
Transmission 2-spd CVT w/OD 6-spd CVT w/OD
Axle ratio 5.80 3.90
Remote vehicle starting system N/A Available
Specifications 2012 Nissan Altima 2.5 2015 Subaru Legacy 2.5i
Exterior length 190.7 " 188.8 "
Exterior body width 70.7 " 72.4 "
Exterior height 58.0 " 59.0 "
Engine 2.5L I-4 2.5L H-4
Horsepower Standard:
175 @ 5,600 rpm
175 @ 5,800 rpm
Available:
170 @ 5,600 rpm
N/A
Torque Standard:
180 @ 3,900 rpm
174 @ 4,000 rpm
Available:
175 @ 3,900 rpm
N/A
SAEJ1349 AUG2004 compliant N/A Standard
Fuel economy - city 23 mpg 26 mpg
Fuel economy - highway 32 mpg 36 mpg
Bore-and-Stroke 3.50 / 3.94 " 3.70 / 3.54 "
Curb weight 3,180 lbs. 3,468 lbs.
Gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR) 4,279 lbs. 4,519 lbs.
Maximum Trailer Weight 1,000 lbs. N/A
Wheelbase 109.3 " 108.3 "
Front track 61.0 " 62.2 "
Rear track 61.0 " 62.8 "
Turning radius 18.1 ' 18.4 '
Drag coefficient .31 .29
Front legroom 44.1 " 42.9 "
Rear legroom 35.8 " 38.1 "
Front headroom 40.6 " 40.0 "
Rear headroom 36.8 " 37.0 "
Front hiproom 56.8 " 55.5 "
Rear hiproom 52.5 " 55.0 "
Front shoulder room 55.7 " 58.1 "
Rear shoulder room 55.5 " 57.3 "
Luggage volume 15.3 cu.ft. 15.0 cu.ft.
Luggage volume (max) 15.3 cu.ft. 15.0 cu.ft.
Passenger volume 101 cu.ft. 105 cu.ft.
Fuel tank 20.0 gal. 18.5 gal.