Performance Upgrades in the Latest 2023 Nissan Altima
For 2023, the Nissan Altima has received a comprehensive makeover. It comes with new front-end styling, expanded driver-assistance systems, state-of-the-art technologies, formidable wheel designs, and two new exterior colors. What are the performance upgrades in the latest 2023 Nissan Altima, though? At Glendale Nissan in Glendale Heights, IL, we give you the lowdown.
Which Engine Powers the 2023 Nissan Altima?
The 2023 Nissan Altima is available with a choice of two engines: a 2-liter Variable Compression Turbo or an advanced 2.5-liter DOHC engine. Exclusively available on the Altima SR front-wheel-drive model, the VC-Turbo showcases the performance of some V6 gasoline engines but with the economy of a 4-cylinder engine. This engine delivers 248 hp and has a torque rating of 273 lb.-ft. An advanced 2.5-liter DOHC inline 4-cylinder direct injection engine is rated at 188 hp and has a torque rating of 180 lb.-ft.
What Is the Fuel Economy of the 2023 Nissan Altima?
When equipped with the 2.5-liter engine, the front-wheel-drive of the 2023 Nissan Altima S trim makes 28 mpg in the city, 39 mpg on the highway, and 32 mpg combined. On the other hand, front-wheel-drive SV, SR, and SL models make 27 mpg in the city, 37 mpg on the highway, and 31 mpg combined. Meanwhile, the SV and SL trims with the 2.5-liter engine and AWD drivetrain deliver 26 mpg in the city, 36 mpg on the highway, and 30 mpg combined. All-wheel-drive SR models achieve 25 mpg in the city, 35 mpg on the highway, and 29 mpg combined.
Has the performance of the 2023 Nissan Altima piqued your interest? Do you want to learn more? Visit us at Glendale Nissan in Glendale Heights, IL, where we house this sleek sedan! Schedule a test drive to take it for a spin!