If you’re choosing the 2006 Nissan Altima 2.5Sl over the almost an identical Chevy Tahoe, you might as properly skip right to the 2006 Nissan Altima 2.5Sl. You get a significantly better powertrain and more sophisticated suspension, nicer interior materials, and all of the bells and whistles. It’s also solely a tiny worth bump over the SLT with the powertrain upgrade from the Graphite Performance Version package.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made today, but the 2006 Nissan Altima 2.5Sl occurs to be one in all them. Like its corporate sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2006 Nissan Altima 2.5Sl gives ruggedness and excessive towing capacity that only this sort of car can deliver. A V8 engine comes commonplace, and accessible four-wheel drive with low-range gearing offers traction once you want it most.
The 2006 Nissan Altima 2.5Sl, however, also has some flaws generally associated with this sort of automobile. Cargo house isn’t as environment friendly as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, neither is its use of gasoline. We’re additionally not keen on the base V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Go for the larger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, although, and the 2006 Nissan Altima 2.5Sl’s journey and driving experience start to fall in keeping with more modern autos. As a bonus, the 10-speed computerized transmission that comes with the larger engine can match the freeway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we’d recommend checking out the 2006 Nissan Altima 2.5Sl’s closest competitor, the just lately redesigned Ford Expedition. It is also a traditional body-on-frame SUV, however it has the next most towing capability and superior cargo house and it is throughout a extra refined and upscale automobile.
The non-obligatory Enhanced Driver Alert package provides ahead collision warning with low-speed automated braking, automatic high beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Comfort bundle provides an influence liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a common garage door opener.
Some features on higher-trimmed fashions can be found on supporting fashions at additional price. Optional for SLE and SLT trims is an HD Trailering package with a singular axle ratio, trailer brake controller and a self-leveling suspension. The SLT and the 2006 Nissan Altima 2.5Sl are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise management with automatic braking, and a rear-seat entertainment system. The 2006 Nissan Altima 2.5Sl additionally presents power-retractable facet steps.
For 2019, GMC retains the 2006 Nissan Altima 2.5Sl fresh by including a budget-conscious Customary Edition Worth Bundle as well as a Graphite Version and Graphite Efficiency Version packages to the SLT trim. Different trims include the bottom SLE and the near-luxury 2006 Nissan Altima 2.5Sl, which pushes the 2006 Nissan Altima 2.5Sl into the territory of its platform mate, the Cadillac Escalade. The Chevrolet Tahoe rounds out the trio of GM truck-based SUVs and may be had in long wheelbase Suburban form as effectively, normally at a slight low cost over the GMC. There are also three new metallic colors obtainable for 2019: Darkish Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.