When you’re choosing the 2013 Altima Coupe over the almost similar Chevy Tahoe, you might as properly skip right to the 2013 Altima Coupe. You get a significantly better powertrain and extra 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 improve from the Graphite Efficiency Version bundle.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made nowadays, however the 2013 Altima Coupe occurs to be one among them. Like its company sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2013 Altima Coupe provides ruggedness and excessive towing capability that only this type of car can deliver. A V8 engine comes normal, and accessible four-wheel drive with low-range gearing gives traction while you want it most.
The 2013 Altima Coupe, however, also has some flaws generally associated with this type of car. Cargo space is not as efficient as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, neither is its use of gas. We’re also not keen on the bottom V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Opt for the bigger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, although, and the 2013 Altima Coupe’s ride and driving expertise begin to fall according to extra fashionable automobiles. 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 suggest testing the 2013 Altima Coupe’s closest competitor, the not too long ago redesigned Ford Expedition. It is also a standard body-on-frame SUV, nevertheless it has a better maximum towing capacity and superior cargo area and it is throughout a extra refined and upscale car.
The optionally available Enhanced Driver Alert package provides forward collision warning with low-speed automatic braking, automated excessive beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Convenience package deal adds an influence liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a universal garage door opener.
Some options on higher-trimmed models are available on supporting fashions at additional cost. Optional for SLE and SLT trims is an HD Trailering bundle with a singular axle ratio, trailer brake controller and a self-leveling suspension. The SLT and the 2013 Altima Coupe are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise control with computerized braking, and a rear-seat leisure system. The 2013 Altima Coupe also provides power-retractable side steps.
For 2019, GMC keeps the 2013 Altima Coupe recent by including a budget-conscious Standard Edition Worth Bundle in addition to a Graphite Version and Graphite Efficiency Version packages to the SLT trim. Other trims embrace the bottom SLE and the near-luxury 2013 Altima Coupe, which pushes the 2013 Altima Coupe 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 lengthy wheelbase Suburban form as properly, usually at a slight low cost over the GMC. There are also three new metallic colours available for 2019: Dark Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.