If you happen to’re opting for the 2015 Nissan Altima 2.5 over the almost equivalent Chevy Tahoe, you might as nicely skip right to the 2015 Nissan Altima 2.5. You get a much better powertrain and extra sophisticated suspension, nicer inside materials, and all the bells and whistles. It is also only a tiny price 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 2015 Nissan Altima 2.5 happens to be one among them. Like its company sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2015 Nissan Altima 2.5 provides ruggedness and high towing capability that only this type of car can deliver. A V8 engine comes standard, and obtainable four-wheel drive with low-range gearing supplies traction while you need it most.
The 2015 Nissan Altima 2.5, nonetheless, additionally has some flaws commonly associated with this type of car. Cargo area isn’t as environment friendly as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, neither is its use of gas. We’re additionally 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 2015 Nissan Altima 2.5’s ride and driving expertise begin to fall in line with more modern autos. 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 checking out the 2015 Nissan Altima 2.5’s closest competitor, the just lately redesigned Ford Expedition. It is also a traditional body-on-frame SUV, but it has a better maximum towing capacity and superior cargo house and it is throughout a extra refined and upscale automobile.
The non-compulsory Enhanced Driver Alert package deal adds forward collision warning with low-speed automatic braking, computerized high beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Comfort bundle adds an influence liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a universal garage door opener.
Some options on higher-trimmed models can be found on supporting models at additional cost. Non-compulsory for SLE and SLT trims is an HD Trailering package deal with a novel axle ratio, trailer brake controller and a self-leveling suspension. The SLT and the 2015 Nissan Altima 2.5 are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise control with computerized braking, and a rear-seat leisure system. The 2015 Nissan Altima 2.5 also provides power-retractable aspect steps.
For 2019, GMC retains the 2015 Nissan Altima 2.5 fresh by including a budget-conscious Normal Version Value Package deal as well as a Graphite Version and Graphite Performance Version packages to the SLT trim. Different trims embrace the base SLE and the near-luxury 2015 Nissan Altima 2.5, which pushes the 2015 Nissan Altima 2.5 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 type as properly, often at a slight discount over the GMC. There are also three new metallic colors accessible for 2019: Darkish Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.