If you’re opting for the 2015 Nissan Altima over the practically similar Chevy Tahoe, you might as effectively skip right to the 2015 Nissan Altima. You get a much better powertrain and more subtle suspension, nicer inside 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 Performance Edition package.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made as of late, however the 2015 Nissan Altima happens to be one among them. Like its company sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2015 Nissan Altima provides ruggedness and high towing capability that only this sort of car can ship. A V8 engine comes normal, and out there four-wheel drive with low-range gearing provides traction whenever you want it most.
The 2015 Nissan Altima, however, also has some flaws commonly associated with this kind of automobile. Cargo space is not as environment friendly as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, neither is its use of gas. We’re also not fond of the bottom V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Opt for the larger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, though, and the 2015 Nissan Altima’s trip and driving experience start to fall in keeping with extra trendy vehicles. As a bonus, the 10-speed automatic transmission that comes with the bigger engine can match the highway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we’d advocate testing the 2015 Nissan Altima’s closest competitor, the just lately redesigned Ford Expedition. It is also a traditional body-on-frame SUV, however it has a higher most towing capacity and superior cargo area and it’s throughout a more refined and upscale automobile.
The optional Enhanced Driver Alert package adds forward collision warning with low-speed automated braking, automatic high beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Convenience bundle adds an influence liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a universal garage door opener.
Some features on higher-trimmed models can be found on supporting fashions at further value. Non-compulsory for SLE and SLT trims is an HD Trailering package with a unique axle ratio, trailer brake controller and a self-leveling suspension. The SLT and the 2015 Nissan Altima are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise control with computerized braking, and a rear-seat entertainment system. The 2015 Nissan Altima additionally gives power-retractable aspect steps.
For 2019, GMC keeps the 2015 Nissan Altima recent by including a budget-conscious Customary Edition Worth Package in addition to a Graphite Edition and Graphite Performance Version packages to the SLT trim. Different trims include the bottom SLE and the near-luxury 2015 Nissan Altima, which pushes the 2015 Nissan Altima into the territory of its platform mate, the Cadillac Escalade. The Chevrolet Tahoe rounds out the trio of GM truck-based SUVs and can be had in long wheelbase Suburban type as effectively, often at a slight discount over the GMC. There are also three new metallic colours obtainable for 2019: Darkish Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.