In the event you’re choosing the 2013 Nissan Altima Coupe over the practically similar Chevy Tahoe, you might as properly skip right to the 2013 Nissan Altima Coupe. You get a much better powertrain and extra sophisticated suspension, nicer inside materials, and all the bells and whistles. It is also solely a tiny value bump over the SLT with the powertrain improve from the Graphite Performance Version package.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made today, however the 2013 Nissan Altima Coupe happens to be one among them. Like its corporate sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2013 Nissan Altima Coupe affords ruggedness and excessive towing capacity that solely this type of car can ship. A V8 engine comes standard, and obtainable four-wheel drive with low-range gearing provides traction once you want it most.
The 2013 Nissan Altima Coupe, nonetheless, also has some flaws generally associated with this sort of car. Cargo house isn’t as efficient as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, nor is its use of gas. We’re additionally not keen on the bottom V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Go for the larger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, though, and the 2013 Nissan Altima Coupe’s trip and driving experience start to fall consistent with extra modern vehicles. As a bonus, the 10-speed computerized transmission that comes with the bigger engine can match the highway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we might advocate trying out the 2013 Nissan Altima Coupe’s closest competitor, the recently redesigned Ford Expedition. It is also a traditional body-on-frame SUV, however it has a better maximum towing capacity and superior cargo house and it is all around a more refined and upscale car.
The elective Enhanced Driver Alert bundle adds forward collision warning with low-speed computerized braking, computerized excessive beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Convenience package deal provides an influence liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a common storage door opener.
Some features on higher-trimmed fashions are available on supporting fashions at additional value. Non-compulsory for SLE and SLT trims is an HD Trailering package deal with a singular axle ratio, trailer brake controller and a self-leveling suspension. The SLT and the 2013 Nissan Altima Coupe are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise management with automated braking, and a rear-seat leisure system. The 2013 Nissan Altima Coupe additionally offers power-retractable aspect steps.
For 2019, GMC retains the 2013 Nissan Altima Coupe contemporary by including a budget-conscious Standard Edition Value Bundle in addition to a Graphite Edition and Graphite Performance Version packages to the SLT trim. Other trims include the base SLE and the near-luxury 2013 Nissan Altima Coupe, which pushes the 2013 Nissan 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 might be had in lengthy wheelbase Suburban form as effectively, usually at a slight discount over the GMC. There are additionally three new metallic colours accessible for 2019: Darkish Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.