2019 Nissan Altima vs 2019 Hyundai Sonata

Red 2019 Nissan Altima and white 2019 Hyundai Sonata side by side

Throughout the sedan vehicles available today, there are so many options to consider and customize to find the right model for you. Instead of the basic, low cost sedans available, exciting sedans like the all-new Altima shine with a great blend of performance and style, along with affordability. To help you make a decision with your next car purchase, we wanted to take a look at some of the differences between the 2019 Nissan Altima vs the 2019 Hyundai Sonata.

What helps these vehicles both truly shine is just how customizable they really are. Throughout their many trim levels, drivers can see an exceptional boost in performance with these two models. For example, the more efficient Altima can achieve a whopping 248 horsepower with the 2019 Nissan Altima Edition ONE model, compared to 245 horsepower with the 2019 Hyundai Sonata Limited 2.0T model. The 2019 Nissan Altima is also great for the winter weather, offering the best-in-class combined all-wheel drive fuel economy rating.

2019 Nissan Altima


2019 Hyundai Sonata

32* Combined MPG 29
248 Max Horsepower 245
273 lb-ft Max Torque 260 lb-ft
5 Seats 5

Safety Shield 360 in the 2019 Nissan Altima

What also helps set the Altima apart from its competition is its impressive technologies and safety features. Along with the PROPilot Assist feature, the 2019 Nissan Altima also offers the Safety Shield 360 suite of safety technologies. This suite includes features such as Automatic Emergency Braking with Pedestrian Detection, Blind Spot Warning, Rear Cross Traffic Alert, Lane Departure Warning, High Beam Assist and Rear Automatic Braking.

If you would like to learn even more about the differences between the 2019 Nissan Altima vs the 2019 Hyundai Sonata, be sure to contact us at Glendale Nissan. You can also get behind the wheel of the new 2019 Altima by visiting our dealership in Glendale Heights, IL, today.


*2019 EPA Fuel Economy Estimates 28 City/39 Highway/32 Combined for Altima® S, SV, SL FWD; 26 City/36 Highway/30 Combined for Altima S, SV, SL AWD; 27 City/37 Highway/31 Combined for Altima SR, Platinum FWD; 25 City/35 Highway/29 Combined for Altima SR, Platinum AWD; 25 City/34 Highway/29 Combined for Altima SR, Platinum, Edition ONE VC-Turbo FWD. Fuel economy estimates based on 87-octane fuel. Actual mileage may vary with driving conditions. Use for comparison only.