If you happen to’re opting for the 2010 Nissan Altima Sl over the practically equivalent Chevy Tahoe, you would possibly as nicely skip proper to the 2010 Nissan Altima Sl. You get a significantly better powertrain and more sophisticated suspension, nicer interior materials, and all the bells and whistles. It is also only a tiny worth bump over the SLT with the powertrain upgrade from the Graphite Performance Version bundle.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made today, however the 2010 Nissan Altima Sl happens to be one among them. Like its corporate sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2010 Nissan Altima Sl provides ruggedness and high towing capability that solely this sort of vehicle can ship. A V8 engine comes commonplace, and obtainable four-wheel drive with low-range gearing offers traction whenever you need it most.
The 2010 Nissan Altima Sl, nonetheless, also has some flaws generally associated with this type of vehicle. Cargo space isn’t as environment friendly as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, neither is its use of fuel. We’re additionally not keen on the bottom V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Opt for the larger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, although, and the 2010 Nissan Altima Sl’s ride and driving experience begin to fall consistent with extra fashionable vehicles. As a bonus, the 10-speed computerized transmission that comes with the bigger engine can match the freeway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we would recommend checking out the 2010 Nissan Altima Sl’s closest competitor, the not too long ago redesigned Ford Expedition. It is also a conventional body-on-frame SUV, but it surely has the next most towing capability and superior cargo house and it is all around a more refined and upscale automobile.
The elective Enhanced Driver Alert package deal provides forward collision warning with low-speed automated braking, automated excessive beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Convenience bundle provides a power liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a common storage door opener.
Some options on higher-trimmed fashions can be found on supporting models at additional value. Non-compulsory for SLE and SLT trims is an HD Trailering bundle with a novel axle ratio, trailer brake controller and a self-leveling suspension. The SLT and the 2010 Nissan Altima Sl are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise control with computerized braking, and a rear-seat leisure system. The 2010 Nissan Altima Sl also presents power-retractable facet steps.
For 2019, GMC retains the 2010 Nissan Altima Sl contemporary by including a budget-conscious Normal Edition Worth Bundle in addition to a Graphite Version and Graphite Performance Version packages to the SLT trim. Different trims embrace the bottom SLE and the near-luxury 2010 Nissan Altima Sl, which pushes the 2010 Nissan Altima Sl into the territory of its platform mate, the Cadillac Escalade. The Chevrolet Tahoe rounds out the trio of GM truck-based SUVs and will be had in lengthy wheelbase Suburban form as nicely, usually at a slight low cost over the GMC. There are also three new metallic colours accessible for 2019: Darkish Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.