For 2023, the Nissan Altima has received a comprehensive makeover. It features a formidable front-end design, expanded standard safety features, and two available engines. Moreover, the interior gives a luxurious feel. How does it compare to the competition, though? To understand, at Crabtree Nissan in Middlebury, CT, we have put together a comparison guide of the 2023 Nissan Altima vs 2023 Kia K5.
2023 Nissan Altima
2023 Kia K5
|2.5-liter inline 4-cylinder engine
||2.5-liter 4-cylinder engine
||Engine Horsepower (hp)/Engine Torque (lb.-ft.)
||Direct Shift-8AT 8-speed Electronically Controlled automatic Transmission
As seen in the table above, the 2023 Nissan Altima is at par with the 2023 Toyota Camry in its performance. Its Xtronic CVT® (Continuously Variable Transmission) ensures an efficient drive. Meanwhile, if you want a more thrilling experience, you can engage the Sport Mode and dynamic step shifting that simulates traditional gear changes, giving you a familiar sense of exhilaration. Additionally, the 2.5-liter engine is paired with an available Intelligent All-Wheel Drive system that monitors road conditions and changes traction accordingly.
Driving on the highway is no longer taxing with the ProPILOT Assist that anticipates and responds like a faithful wingman. This feature keeps a set distance from the car ahead and keeps you centered in your lane, even on gentle curves. Moreover, the 2023 Nissan Altima is equipped with the Standard Safety Shield 360, which includes Automatic Emergency Braking with Pedestrian Detection, Rear Automatic Braking, Blind Spot Warning, Rear Cross Traffic Alert, Lane Departure Warning, and High Beam Assist.
We believe the 2023 Nissan Altima is a better bet in the above comparison. Visit us at Crabtree Nissan in Middlebury, CT, to learn more.