2019 Nissan Altima vs 2019 Volkswagen Jetta

Maroon 2019 Nissan Altima and blue 2019 Volkswagen Jetta side by side

Some of the most popular vehicles thanks to their sleek style, impressive performance and affordability, a sedan is a great companion for any driver in 2019. In fact, with so much variation found between the segment alone, it can be tricky for shoppers to find the right model for them. That’s why we wanted to take a look at the various differences between the 2019 Nissan Altima vs the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta.

While sedans aren’t commonly known for their strong performance, no one ever said a sedan couldn’t wow you. In fact, the new Altima is sure to turn some heads with its style and tremendous power, as the standard Altima model comes equipped with a 2.5-liter 4-cylinder engine capable of 182 horsepower and 180 lb-ft of torque. However, drivers can see even stronger power in the Altima by upgrading through the trim levels to get up to an exciting 248 maximum horsepower and 273 lb-ft of torque.

2019 Nissan Altima


2019 Volkswagen Jetta

188 Standard Horsepower 147
248 Max Horsepower 147
100.8 cu.ft Passenger Space 95 cu.ft
15.4 cu.ft Max Cargo Space 14.1 cu.ft

Nissan Intelligent Mobility in the 2019 Nissan Altima

With the introduction of new and exciting technology each model year, Nissan vehicles are becoming more impressive than ever. Now a common inclusion with many Nissan models, the Safety Shield 360 suite of features is a big part of Nissan Intelligent Mobility. In fact, the Safety Shield 360 suite includes features such as Automatic Emergency Braking, Rear Automatic Braking, Rear Cross Traffic Alert, Blind Spot Warning, Lane Departure Warning and the High Beam Assist.

If you would like to learn even more about the differences between the 2019 Nissan Altima vs the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta, be sure to contact us today at Glendale Nissan. Interested drivers can also get behind the wheel of the exciting new Altima by scheduling a test drive at our dealership. This would be a great way to get a jump start on your car buying search.