If you’re opting for the Nissan Altima Hybrid 2016 over the almost equivalent Chevy Tahoe, you may as nicely skip proper to the Nissan Altima Hybrid 2016. You get a a lot better powertrain and extra subtle suspension, nicer interior supplies, and all of the bells and whistles. It is also solely a tiny value bump over the SLT with the powertrain upgrade from the Graphite Performance Version bundle.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made today, however the Nissan Altima Hybrid 2016 happens to be one of them. Like its company sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the Nissan Altima Hybrid 2016 affords ruggedness and excessive towing capability that solely this kind of vehicle can deliver. A V8 engine comes normal, and obtainable four-wheel drive with low-range gearing gives traction once you want it most.
The Nissan Altima Hybrid 2016, nonetheless, also has some flaws commonly associated with this kind of car. Cargo house is not as efficient as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, neither is its use of fuel. We’re additionally not fond of the base V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Opt for the bigger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, although, and the Nissan Altima Hybrid 2016’s experience and driving expertise start to fall according to more modern automobiles. As a bonus, the 10-speed automated transmission that comes with the larger engine can match the freeway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we might suggest checking out the Nissan Altima Hybrid 2016’s closest competitor, the recently redesigned Ford Expedition. It is also a traditional body-on-frame SUV, but it surely has a better maximum towing capacity and superior cargo area and it’s throughout a more refined and upscale vehicle.
The non-obligatory Enhanced Driver Alert package adds forward collision warning with low-speed computerized 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 universal garage door opener.
Some features on higher-trimmed models can be found on supporting fashions at additional price. Non-obligatory 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 Nissan Altima Hybrid 2016 are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise control with computerized braking, and a rear-seat entertainment system. The Nissan Altima Hybrid 2016 also affords power-retractable side steps.
For 2019, GMC keeps the Nissan Altima Hybrid 2016 contemporary by including a budget-conscious Standard Version Worth Package in addition to a Graphite Version and Graphite Efficiency Edition packages to the SLT trim. Different trims include the bottom SLE and the near-luxury Nissan Altima Hybrid 2016, which pushes the Nissan Altima Hybrid 2016 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 nicely, usually at a slight low cost over the GMC. There are additionally three new metallic colours accessible for 2019: Darkish Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.