nissan altima

'Hot Wheels' Report: Same Cars Being Stolen, But Fewer

By Matt Schmitz on August 31, 2015


It must suck just a little to be the Nissan Maxima right now. You're coveted enough to sneak into the top 10 most-stolen cars in the U.S. for 2014, but you're still not as popular as the Acura Integra —… Read More

'Hot Wheels' Report: Same Cars Being Stolen, But Fewer

By Matt Schmitz on August 31, 2015

It must suck just a little to be the Nissan Maxima right now. You're coveted enough to sneak into the top 10 most-stolen cars in the U.S. for 2014, but you're still not as popular as the Acura Integra —… Read More

What Is the Most Affordable Midsize Sedan for 2015?

By David Thomas on June 3, 2015

Many car shoppers focus on price, and there is nothing illogical about that. Perhaps no other factor is so concrete in a shopper's consideration set as the bottom line he or she must pay for a new ride. Just because… Read More

Recall Alert: 2013-2015 Nissan Altima

By Jennifer Geiger on March 10, 2015

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 625,000 model-year 2013-15 Nissan Altima vehicles manufactured March 1, 2013, to December 31, 2014. This is an expansion of a previous recall and the number of vehicles affected could change. "Nissan is continuing to investigate the number… Read More

2015 Nissan Altima Review

By Jennifer Geiger on December 10, 2014

"In one of the most competitive classes in the car market, the generally capable 2015 Nissan Altima is hamstrung by subpar drivability — an unrefined transmission and associated engine noise," says Cars.com reviewer Joe Wiesenfelder. Check out his review for… Read More

What Midsize Sedan Gets the Best Mileage?

By Joe Wiesenfelder on November 17, 2014

Part of the scoring in our big 10-car $27,000 Midsize Sedan Challenge comes from observed mileage over a drive route that consisted of close to 180 miles of both city and highway driving in and around Baltimore. The winner, the… Read More

$27,000 Midsize Sedan Challenge: What the Judges Said

By Patrick Olsen on November 17, 2014

To evaluate our midsize sedans, we put them through a battery of tests in and around Baltimore: We took all 10 cars on a mileage drive of about 180 miles to judge real-world fuel economy. The experts drove all 10… Read More

What's the Best Midsize Sedan for $27,000?

By Patrick Olsen on November 17, 2014

Midsize sedans remain the best-selling category of cars in the U.S. With this class remaining hot, the competitors have more to offer than ever before, with advances in technology, features and mileage making them more desirable and livable. $27,000 Midsize… Read More

2015 Nissan Altima Photo Gallery

By Matt Schmitz on November 16, 2014

The 2015 Nissan Altima finished ninth in our $27,000 Midsize Sedan Challenge. "It's hard to get past the Altima's engine noise and sloppy handling, but even if you do, there's not much there to recommend it to families," said one… Read More

$27,000 Midsize Sedan Challenge: Features Video

By Matt Schmitz on November 14, 2014

"When you spend $35,000 or more on a midsize family sedan, you expect it's going to come packed with all kinds of technology and safety goodies, but when you're a little bit more budget-friendly, around $27,000 … can you get… Read More

2015 Nissan Altima: Car Seat Check

By Jennifer Geiger on November 11, 2014

There's no doubt many families consider Nissan's popular midsize sedan when shopping for a car. After a full redesign for 2013, not much about the Altima has changed for the 2015 model year aside from some technology and convenience feature… Read More