If you’re choosing the Nissan Altima 2006 over the nearly similar Chevy Tahoe, you would possibly as properly skip right to the Nissan Altima 2006. You get a a lot better powertrain and extra subtle suspension, nicer interior materials, and all of the bells and whistles. It’s also solely a tiny price bump over the SLT with the powertrain improve from the Graphite Performance Version bundle.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made as of late, however the Nissan Altima 2006 happens to be one among them. Like its company sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the Nissan Altima 2006 gives ruggedness and excessive towing capacity that only this type of car can deliver. A V8 engine comes standard, and accessible four-wheel drive with low-range gearing provides traction once you want it most.
The Nissan Altima 2006, nonetheless, also has some flaws generally associated with this type of vehicle. Cargo house is not as efficient as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, nor is its use of fuel. 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 Nissan Altima 2006’s trip and driving expertise begin to fall in keeping with extra modern autos. 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’d recommend trying out the Nissan Altima 2006’s closest competitor, the just lately redesigned Ford Expedition. It’s also a traditional body-on-frame SUV, however it has the next maximum towing capacity and superior cargo space and it’s all around a extra refined and upscale vehicle.
The non-obligatory Enhanced Driver Alert package adds forward collision warning with low-speed automatic braking, automatic high beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Convenience package 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 cost. Non-obligatory 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 Nissan Altima 2006 are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise control with computerized braking, and a rear-seat leisure system. The Nissan Altima 2006 additionally gives power-retractable side steps.
For 2019, GMC keeps the Nissan Altima 2006 fresh by including a budget-conscious Standard Version Value Package deal as well as a Graphite Version and Graphite Efficiency Edition packages to the SLT trim. Different trims include the base SLE and the near-luxury Nissan Altima 2006, which pushes the Nissan Altima 2006 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 long wheelbase Suburban type as well, often at a slight discount over the GMC. There are additionally three new metallic colours available for 2019: Darkish Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.