2021 Nissan Altima S vs Platinum

2021 Nissan Altima Platinum driving over snow

With unique options and sporty characteristics, the 2021 Nissan Altima is spacious and offers an AWD drivetrain. Some standard features the 2021 Nissan Altima offers include Intelligent Forward Collision Warning, a seven-inch touchscreen display, a five-inch multi-function information display and Automatic Emergency Braking with Pedestrian Detection.

Perfect for families who commute, the 2021 Nissan Altima has six trim levels to choose between – S, SV, SR, SR VC-TURBO, SL and Platinum. This research page will be focusing on the S and Platinum trim levels. Check out the chart below to see some of the key differences between these models. Once you have read through the information, we offer more details at the bottom.




$24,450 Starting MSRP $34,250
Front-wheel drive Drivetrain All-wheel drive
188 horsepower Horsepower 182 horsepower
180 pound-feet of torque Torque 178 pound-feet of torque
Not Available Traffic Sign Recognition Standard
Not Available Dual-Zone Automatic Temperature Control Standard
Standard Remote Engine Start System Standard with Intelligent Climate Control

More about the 2021 Nissan Altima

For added comfort, the 2021 Nissan Altima has plenty of features to keep occupants cozy and offers convenient features. Some of these features include Dual Zone Automatic Temperature Control, Bose Premium Audio System, Heated Front Seats, Remote Engine Start System with Intelligent Climate Control, and Heated Steering Wheel. The model also features excellent fuel efficiency with the right trim and features, offering up to 28 MPG in the city and 39 MPG on the highway.

Schedule a test drive in the 2021 Nissan Altima

Ready to try out the 2021 Nissan Altima? Check out our online inventory to see which models we currently offer at our lot in Glendale Heights, IL. Once you have found a few selections, contact us to schedule a test drive. This way you can compare models to find the one that suits you the most. If you have any questions, let us know! Otherwise, we look forwarding to hearing from you soon.