Vehicle Photos
Exterior Photos
Interior Photos

2012 Nissan Altima Rebates and Incentives

Prices and Incentives

Dealer Price:
$20,550 - $31,200

Original MSRP:
$19,699 - $28,904

2012 Nissan Altima Review
The 2012 Nissan Altima is a 4-door, 5-passenger new sedan or coupe that has been carried over from 2011. The 2012 Nissan Altima is offered in three different models, the 2.5, the 2.5 S, and the 3.5 SR. The 2012 Nissan 370Z has a 2.5 liter engine and an automatic transmission. The 2012 Nissan Altima carries a 36,000/36 basic warranty and is a new car that averages over 20 MPG mpg city and 32 mpg highway.

The 2012 Nissan Altima comes with all of the following as standard: full power accessories, child safety door locks, ABS brakes, traction/stability control, front power outlet, engine start/stop button, CD player, Bluetooth® wireless access, USB port, MP3 player, automatic headlights with auto off, halogen headlights, fog lights, front air dam, rear spoiler, air conditioning, cruise control, outside temperature gauge, steering wheel mounted controls, tire pressure monitor, trip computer, delayed courtesy lighting, leather steering wheel, keyless entry, remote fuel door, cloth seating, front bucket seats, second row floor mats, tilt steering column, seatback storage, armrest storage, cup holders, alloy wheels, tire detail, privacy glass, power/folding and heated exterior mirrors, rear wiper and a rear defroster. *Not all of the above features may come as standard on the 2012 Nissan models.

Some optional upgrades for the 2012 Nissan Models include aluminum kick plates, a trunk sub-floor organizer with a first aid and emergency kit, and floor and trunk mats.

The 2012 Nissan Altima is a new car under $25,000 that has a starting price of $20,550
Warranty Information
Basic: 3 Years/36,000 Miles
Recalls Issued
US NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 11V371000
Mfg's Report Date JUL 19, 2011
Component SUSPENSION
Number of Units Affected 20,000
Summary NISSAN IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2011-2012 NISSAN ALTIMA SEDAN VEHICLES MANUFACTURED FROM APRIL 25, 2011, THROUGH JUNE 10, 2011 AT THE CANTON, MISSISSIPPI PLANT. THE TRANSVERSE LINK BOLT MAY NOT HAVE BEEN TORQUED TO THE PROPER SPECIFICATION. THIS CONDITION COULD CAUSE THE BOLT TO BECOME LOOSE WHILE THE VEHICLE IS BEING DRIVEN, CREATING A RATTLING NOISE AND VIBRATION.
Consequence IF THE BOLT COMES OUT COMPLETELY, THE DRIVER MAY EXPERIENCE DIFFICULTY CONTROLLING THE DIRECTION OF THE VEHICLE WHICH COULD RESULT IN A CRASH.
Remedy NISSAN WILL REPLACE THE TRANSVERSE LINK BOLTS AND NUTS AND TIGHTEN THEM TO THE PROPER TORQUE SPECIFICATION FREE OF CHARGE. THE SAFETY RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN ON OR BEFORE AUGUST 1, 2011. OWNERS MAY CONTACT NISSAN AT 1-800-647-7261.
Notes OWNERS MAY ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S VEHICLE SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), OR GO TO HTTP://WWW.SAFERCAR.GOV .

2012 Nissan Altima Models & Prices

2012 Nissan Altima 2.5
Dealer Price Dealer Invoice Pricing Estimated Payments
4dr Sdn I4 CVT 2.5 $20,550 $19,699 $321 / Month*

2012 Nissan Altima 2.5 S
Dealer Price Dealer Invoice Pricing Estimated Payments
4dr Sdn I4 CVT 2.5 S $22,710 $21,290 $347 / Month*
2dr Cpe I4 Manual 2.5 S $24,040 $22,534 $367 / Month*
2dr Cpe I4 CVT 2.5 S $24,640 $23,096 $377 / Month*

2012 Nissan Altima 2.5 SL
Dealer Price Dealer Invoice Pricing Estimated Payments
4dr Sdn I4 CVT 2.5 SL $22,710 $21,290 $347 / Month*

2012 Nissan Altima 3.5 SR
Dealer Price Dealer Invoice Pricing Estimated Payments
4dr Sdn V6 CVT 3.5 SR $25,570 $23,697 $386 / Month*
2dr Cpe V6 CVT 3.5 SR $28,970 $26,842 $438 / Month*
2dr Cpe V6 Manual 3.5 SR $31,200 $28,904 $471 / Month*

2012 Nissan Altima Features and Standard Equipment

EXTERIOR Features
2.5 2.5 S 2.5 SL 3.5 SR
16" x 7.0" steel wheels w/full wheel covers  
17" x 7.5" 5-split spoke alloy wheels    
18" x 8.0" 5-split spoke alloy wheels      
Auto on/off halogen headlights      
Body-color bumpers
Body-color door handles
Body-color front/rear splash guards    
Body-color grille
Body-color pwr heated manual folding mirrors w/integrated turn signals      
Body-color pwr mirrors  
Bright side-window molding
Compact spare tire
Fog lights      
Full size trunk lid trim  
Halogen headlights
Mini trunk lid trim      
P215/55R17 all-season tires    
P215/60R16 all-season tires  
P235/45R18 all-season tires      
Projector beam halogen headlights      
Pwr tilt/sliding glass moonroof -inc: moonroof sunshade, auto open/close      
Speed-sensitive variable intermittent windshield wipers -inc: mist feature
Splash guards      
UV reducing glass w/dark upper windshield band
Xenon high intensity discharge (HID) headlights w/auto on/off      
INTERIOR Features
2.5 2.5 S 2.5 SL 3.5 SR
4.3" color display      
6-way manual driver seat & 4-way manual passenger seat    
60/40 split-folding rear seat w/lock
8-way pwr driver seat & 4-way manual passenger seat      
8-way pwr driver seat & 4-way manual passenger seat -inc: driver manual lumbar      
8-way pwr driver seat & 4-way manual passenger seat -inc: driver pwr lumbar      
Air conditioning w/micro filter ventilation -inc: chrome rings around knobs & vents  
Air conditioning w/micro filter ventilation -inc: chrome rings around knobs & vents, rear A/C vents      
Auto-dimming rearview mirror    
Chrome interior door handles
Cloth front seatbacks w/pockets  
Coin holder
Compass    
Cpe unique cloth seat trim    
Driver footrest finisher  
Driver/passenger seat belt warning chime/light
Dual 12V DC pwr points
Dual cupholders in rear center armrest
Dual sunvisors w/driver vanity mirror      
Dual sunvisors w/dual illuminated visor vanity mirrors, visor extensions      
Dual sunvisors w/vanity mirrors    
Dual zone auto temp control -inc: micro filter ventilation      
Floor & trunk carpeting
Front assist grips    
Front center console -inc: integral sliding armrest, storage compartments, dual covered cupholders    
Front center console -inc: integral sliding armrest, storage compartments, triple covered cupholders
Front doors w/cupholders/map pockets    
Front map lights    
Front seatback map pockets    
Front/rear assist grips
Front/rear doors w/cupholders/map pockets
Front/rear map lights
HomeLink universal transceiver    
Instrumentation -inc: speedometer, tachometer, coolant temp, fuel gauges
Intelligent Key system  
Interior courtesy lights -inc: glove box, trunk
Leather seat trim w/driver & front passenger heated seats    
Leather-wrapped shift knob    
Leather-wrapped steering wheel -inc: mounted cruise & audio controls      
Lockable glove compartment w/13 liter storage capacity
Metallic-texture interior trim (w/charcoal interior)      
Mood lighting    
Overhead console w/sunglass holder
Pwr door locks w/driver & passenger door lock switches, auto-lock feature
Pwr remote trunk release w/cancel switch
Pwr windows      
Pwr windows -inc: driver side 1-touch auto up/down & auto-reverse    
Pwr windows -inc: driver/front passenger 1-touch up/down & auto-reverse, key operated windows, key fob/door cylinder front up/down      
Pwr windows -inc: driver/front passenger 1-touch up/down & auto-reverse, key operated windows, key fob/door cylinder front up/down, anti-pinch      
Rear coat hook
Rear seat heater vents
Rear window defroster w/timer
Reclining front bucket seats w/adjustable head restraints
Remote hood & fuel-filler door releases
Remote keyless entry      
Retained accessory pwr
Tilt & telescopic steering column      
Tilt & telescopic steering column -inc: mounted cruise controls  
Trip computer w/outside temp gauge
Vehicle immobilizer system
Vehicle info display
Vehicle security system
Velour seat trim  
Warning lights -inc: door ajar, low fuel, low washer fluid
Wood-tone interior trim      
Wood-tone interior trim (w/blonde interior)      
MECHANICAL Features
2.5 2.5 S 2.5 SL 3.5 SR
2.5L DOHC 16-valve I4 engine  
3.5L DOHC 24-valve V6 engine      
6-speed manual transmission w/OD    
Battery saver
Dual chrome-tipped exhaust finishers
Electric vehicle speed-sensitive pwr rack & pinion steering
Engine block heater    
Engine cover
Front wheel drive
Independent front strut suspension w/stabilizer bar
Independent multi-link rear suspension w/stabilizer bar
Push-button ignition
Pwr front vented/solid rear disc brakes
Sport-tuned suspension components -inc: retuned front struts, thicker front/rear stabilizer bars      
Sport-tuned suspension components -inc: retuned struts & shocks, stiffer springs, thicker front/rear stabilizer bars      
Unique exhaust tail pipe finisher      
Xtronic continuously variable transmission (CVT) w/manual shift mode
SAFETY Features
2.5 2.5 S 2.5 SL 3.5 SR
2.5 mph energy absorbing front/rear bumpers
3-point seat belts in all seating positions
4-wheel anti-lock braking system
ALR/ELR seat belt system for passenger seating positions
Brake assist
Child restraint upper anchors
Child safety rear door locks
Clutch interlock  
Driver & passenger supplemental dual-stage front airbags w/occupant classification sensor
Dual note horn  
Electronic brake force distribution
ELR seat belt system for driver seating position
Emergency inside trunk release
Energy absorbing steering column
Front & rear crumple zones
Front seat active head restraints
Front seat belts -inc: pretensioners, load limiters, adjustable upper anchors, seat belt sensors
Front side-impact airbags
Front/rear roof mounted side curtain airbags
Lower anchors & tethers for children (LATCH)
RearView monitor      
Shift interlock  
Side-door guard beams
Tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS)
Traction control system (TCS)
Vehicle dynamic control
Zone body construction
ENTERTAINMENT Features
2.5 2.5 S 2.5 SL 3.5 SR
AM/FM stereo w/CD player -inc: (6) speakers, aux input  
Audio pre-wire w/(4) speakers      
Bluetooth hands-free phone system      
Bose AM/FM stereo w/MP3/WMA/CD-ROM capability -inc: USB input, iPod input, XM satellite radio, radio data system (RDS), speed sensitive audio volume, (9) speakers (XM satellite radio is N/A in AK or HI)      
In-glass diversity radio antenna

2012 Nissan Altima Options and Addition Equipment

ADDITIONAL EQUIPMENT Options
2.5 2.5 S 2.5 SL 3.5 SR
[B10] SPLASH GUARDS    
[H01] 2.5S PREMIUM AUDIO PKG -inc: XM satellite radio, Bose AM/FM/MP3/WMA/CD-ROM audio system, (9) speakers, radio data system (RDS), speed-sensitive volume, 4.3" color display, RearView monitor, USB input, iPod connectivity (REQ: CN2 [K02] Convenience Plus Pkg) (XM satellite radio is N/A in AK or HI) *No Longer Factory Orderable, See Dealer for Current Availability*      
[H01] 2.5S PREMIUM AUDIO PKG -inc: XM satellite radio, Bose AM/FM/MP3/WMA/CD-ROM audio system, (9) speakers, radio data system (RDS), speed-sensitive volume, 4.3" color display, RearView monitor, USB input, iPod connectivity (XM satellite radio is N/A in AK or HI) *No Longer Factory Orderable, See Dealer for Current Availability*      
[H02] 2.5S PREMIUM AUDIO PKG -inc: XM satellite radio, Bose AM/FM/MP3/WMA/CD-ROM audio system, (9) speakers, radio data system (RDS), speed-sensitive volume, 4.3" color display, RearView monitor, USB input, iPod connectivity (REQ: CN2 [K02] Convenience Plus Pkg) (XM satellite radio is N/A in AK or HI)      
[H02] 2.5S PREMIUM AUDIO PKG -inc: XM satellite radio, Bose AM/FM/MP3/WMA/CD-ROM audio system, (9) speakers, radio data system (RDS), speed-sensitive volume, 4.3" color display, RearView monitor, USB input, iPod connectivity (XM satellite radio is N/A in AK or HI)      
[K01] CONVENIENCE PKG -inc: 8-way pwr driver seat w/manual lumbar support, auto on/off headlights, dual illuminated visor vanity mirrors w/extensions, leather-wrapped steering wheel w/audio controls, pwr windows w/front window auto up/down, key cylinder activated front window up/down, key fob front window auto down, passenger window w/anti-pinch (w/blonde interior-inc: wood trim finishers)      
[K01] CONVENIENCE PKG -inc: 8-way pwr driver seat, auto on/off headlights, dual illuminated visor vanity mirrors, sunvisor extensions, leather-wrapped steering wheel w/audio controls, pwr front windows w/1-touch auto up/down & auto-reverse, key operated front windows up/down, key fob operated front windows down, 16" alloy wheels, Bluetooth hands-free phone system (w/blonde interior-inc: wood trim finishers)    
[K02] CONVENIENCE PLUS PKG -inc: pwr tilt & slide glass moonroof w/one-touch open/close & auto-reverse, sliding sunshade, dual-zone auto temp control, manual folding sideview mirrors w/integrated turn signals (REQ: CN1 [K01] Convenience Pkg)    
[K04] VALUE PKG -inc: auto on/off headlights, leather-wrapped steering wheel w/audio controls, auto up/down passenger window w/anti-pinch, Bluetooth hands-free phone system, auto-dimming rearview mirror w/compass, HomeLink universal transceiver (N/A w/CN1 [K01] or CN2 [K02] Convenience Pkgs) *No Longer Factory Orderable, See Dealer for Current Availability*      
[K05] SPECIAL EDITION PKG -inc: auto on/off headlights, leather-wrapped steering wheel w/audio controls, 16" alloy wheels, fog lights, special edition badge, rear spoiler *No Longer Factory Orderable, See Dealer for Current Availability*    
[K06] 20TH ANNIVERSARY PKG -inc: auto on/off headlights, leather-wrapped steering wheel w/audio controls, auto up/down passenger window w/anti-pinch, Bluetooth hands-free phone system, auto-dimming rearview mirror w/compass, HomeLink universal transceiver, rear spoiler, 16" alloy wheels, fog lights (N/A w/CN1 [K01] or CN2 [K02] Convenience Pkgs) *Late Availability*      
[N10] ALUMINUM KICK PLATES
[P01] 2.5S PREMIUM PKG -inc: pwr tilt & sliding glass moonroof w/sunshade & one-touch open/close w/auto-reverse, dual zone auto temp control, Bluetooth hands-free phone system, XM satellite radio, Bose AM/FM/MP3/WMA/CD-ROM stereo, (9) speakers, radio data system (RDS), speed-sensitive volume, manual folding sideview mirrors w/integrated turn signals, 4.3" color display, USB input, iPod input, RearView monitor (REQ: CNV [K01] Convenience Pkg) (XM satellite radio is N/A in AK or HI) *No Longer Factory Orderable, See Dealer for Current Availability*      
[P01] 3.5SR PREMIUM PKG -inc: leather appointed seats trim, heated front seats, driver pwr lumbar, XM satellite radio, Bose AM/FM/MP3/WMA/CD-ROM stereo, (9) speakers, radio data system (RDS), speed sensitive volume, compass, HomeLink universal transceiver, auto-dimming rearview mirror, leather-wrapped gear shift knob, 4.3" color display, RearView monitor, USB input, iPod connectivity, mood lighting, rear A/C vents (w/charcoal interior-inc: metallic-texture finishers) (N/A w/C-1 or G-1 Cloth Seat Trim) (REQ: SPT [R01] Sport Pkg) (XM satellite radio is N/A in AK or HI) *No Longer Factory Orderable, See Dealer for Current Availability*      
[P02] 3.5SR PREMIUM PKG -inc: leather appointed seats trim, heated front seats, driver pwr lumbar, XM satellite radio, Bose AM/FM/MP3/WMA/CD-ROM stereo, (9) speakers, radio data system (RDS), speed sensitive volume, compass, HomeLink universal transceiver, auto-dimming rearview mirror, leather-wrapped gear shift knob, 4.3" color display, RearView monitor, USB input, iPod connectivity, mood lighting, rear A/C vents (w/charcoal interior-inc: metallic-texture finishers) (N/A w/C-1 or G-1 Cloth Seat Trim) (REQ: SPT [R01] Sport Pkg) (XM satellite radio is N/A in AK or HI)      
[P02] 3.5SR PREMIUM PKG -inc: XM satellite radio, Bose AM/FM/MP3/WMA/CD-ROM stereo, (9) speakers, radio data system (RDS), speed-sensitive volume, dual zone auto temp control, 4.3" color display, RearView monitor, USB input, iPod input (XM satellite radio is N/A in AK or HI) *No Longer Factory Orderable, See Dealer for Current Availability*      
[P03] 2.5S PREMIUM PKG -inc: pwr tilt & sliding glass moonroof w/sunshade & one-touch open/close w/auto-reverse, dual zone auto temp control, Bluetooth hands-free phone system, XM satellite radio, Bose AM/FM/MP3/WMA/CD-ROM stereo, (9) speakers, radio data system (RDS), speed-sensitive volume, manual folding sideview mirrors w/integrated turn signals, 4.3" color display, USB input, iPod input, RearView monitor (REQ: CNV [K01] Convenience Pkg) (XM satellite radio is N/A in AK or HI)      
[P04] 3.5SR PREMIUM PKG -inc: XM satellite radio, Bose AM/FM/MP3/WMA/CD-ROM stereo, (9) speakers, radio data system (RDS), speed-sensitive volume, dual zone auto temp control, 4.3" color display, RearView monitor, USB input, iPod input (XM satellite radio is N/A in AK or HI)      
[R01] SPORT PKG -inc: high intensity discharge (HID) headlights, fog lights, dual-zone auto temp control, pwr tilt & slide glass moonroof w/one-touch open/close & auto-reverse, sliding sunshade, rear spoiler      
[R10] REAR SPOILER    
[S10] FOG LIGHTS    
[S10] FOG LIGHTS (REQ: LTH [X01] Leather Pkg)      
[U01] TECHNOLOGY PKG -inc: navigation system w/6.5" VGA color touch screen, 9.3GB Music Box hard drive, XM NavTraffic, XM NavWeather, DVD player, Bluetooth streaming audio, steering wheel navigation system controls, VTR jack (REQ: AU2 [H02] 2.5S Premium Audio Pkg) *Deletes compass from rearview mirror* *Deletes 4.3" color display*      
[U01] TECHNOLOGY PKG -inc: navigation system w/6.5" VGA color touch screen, 9.3GB Music Box hard drive, XM NavTraffic, XM NavWeather, DVD player, Bluetooth streaming audio, steering wheel navigation system controls, VTR jack (REQ: LTH [X01] Leather Pkg & FOG [S10] Fog Lights) *Deletes compass from rearview mirror* *Deletes 4.3" color display*      
[U01] TECHNOLOGY PKG -inc: navigation system w/6.5" VGA color touch screen, 9.3GB Music Box hard drive, XM NavTraffic, XM NavWeather, DVD player, Bluetooth streaming audio, steering wheel navigation system controls, VTR jack (REQ: LTH [X01] Leather Pkg) *Deletes compass from rearview mirror*      
[U01] TECHNOLOGY PKG -inc: navigation system w/6.5" VGA color touch screen, 9.3GB Music Box hard drive, XM NavTraffic, XM NavWeather, DVD player, Bluetooth streaming audio, steering wheel navigation system controls, VTR jack (REQ: PR2 [P02] 3.5SR Premium Pkg) *Deletes compass from rearview mirror* *Deletes 4.3" color display*      
[W01] ALLOY WHEEL PKG -inc: 16" alloy wheels    
[X01] LEATHER PKG -inc: leather seating surfaces, heated driver/front passenger seats, leather-wrapped shift knob, xenon high intensity discharge (HID) headlights, auto-dimming rearview mirror, HomeLink universal transceiver, compass, mood lighting (w/charcoal interior-inc: metallic-texture finishers) (N/A w/C-1 or G-1 Cloth Seat Trim) (REQ: PR3 [P03] 2.5S Premium Pkg)      
[X01] LEATHER PKG -inc: leather seating surfaces, heated driver/front passenger seats, leather-wrapped shift knob, xenon high intensity discharge (HID) headlights, auto-dimming rearview mirror, HomeLink universal transceiver, compass, mood lighting (w/charcoal interior-inc: metallic-texture finishers) (N/A w/C-1 or G-1 Cloth Seat Trim) (REQ: PR4 [P04] 3.5SR Premium Pkg)      
EMISSIONS Options
2.5 2.5 S 2.5 SL 3.5 SR
[C01] CALIFORNIA (CAL) ULEV (ULTRA-LOW EMISSIONS VEHICLE) EMISSIONS *Available only in selected states such as CA, NY, VT, ME, MA & bordering states*  
[C02] FEDERAL EMISSIONS      
[C03] 50 STATE EMISSIONS
MODEL OPTION Options
2.5 2.5 S 2.5 SL 3.5 SR
[K03] 2.5SL PKG -inc: leather seating surfaces, leather-wrapped shift knob, driver pwr lumbar, heated driver/front passenger seats, auto-dimming rearview mirror, HomeLink universal transceiver, compass, mood lighting, rear A/C vents, 2.5SL badging (w/charcoal interior-inc: metallic-texture finishers) (REQ: CN2 [K02] Convenience Plus Pkg & SGD [B10] Splash Guards)      
PAINT Options
2.5 2.5 S 2.5 SL 3.5 SR
BRILLIANT SILVER METALLIC
CRIMSON BLACK METALLIC    
DARK SLATE
NAVY BLUE METALLIC  
OCEAN GRAY METALLIC *Limited Availability*  
RED ALERT *Limited Availability*    
SAHARAN STONE METALLIC  
SUPER BLACK
TUSCAN SUN METALLIC  
WINTER FROST PEARL
PAINT SCHEME Options
2.5 2.5 S 2.5 SL 3.5 SR
STANDARD PAINT
PORT INSTALLED OPTIONS Options
2.5 2.5 S 2.5 SL 3.5 SR
[H92] BLUETOOTH HANDS-FREE PHONE SYSTEM (N/A w/PR1 [P01] 2.5S Premium Pkg, PR3 [P03] 2.5S Premium Pkg, FOG [S10] Fog Lights) (PIO)      
[H92] BLUETOOTH HANDS-FREE PHONE SYSTEM (N/A w/PR2 [P02] 3.5SR Premium Pkg or PR4 [P04] 3.5SR Premium Pkg) (PIO)      
[H92] BLUETOOTH HANDS-FREE PHONE SYSTEM (PIO)      
[J92] MOONROOF WIND DEFLECTOR (PIO)    
[J92] MOONROOF WIND DEFLECTOR (REQ: CN2 [K02] Convenience Pkg) (PIO)      
[J92] MOONROOF WIND DEFLECTOR (REQ: PR3 [P03] 2.5S Premium Pkg) (PIO)      
[J92] MOONROOF WIND DEFLECTOR (REQ: SPT [R01] Sport Pkg) (PIO)      
[L92] 5-PIECE CARPETED FLOOR MAT/TRUNK MAT SET (PIO)
[M92] TRUNK SUB-FLOOR ORGANIZER W/FIRST AID/EMERGENCY KIT (PIO)
[M93] VEHICLE ALARM IMPACT SENSOR (PIO) *No Longer Factory Orderable, See Dealer for Current Availability*
[N92] EXTERNAL GROUND LIGHTING (PIO) *Late Availability*
[R92] REAR SPOILER (PIO)    
[S92] ENHANCED SECURITY PKG -inc: vehicle alarm sensor, security lighting (PIO) *No Longer Factory Orderable, See Dealer for Current Availability*
[S93] VEHICLE ALARM SENSOR (PIO) *Late Availability*
SEAT TRIM Options
2.5 2.5 S 2.5 SL 3.5 SR
BLONDE, CLOTH SEAT TRIM -inc: wood-tone accents    
BLONDE, LEATHER SEAT TRIM -inc: wood-tone accents    
BLONDE, LEATHER SEAT TRIM -inc: wood-tone accents (REQ: LTH [X01] Leather Pkg)    
BLONDE, LEATHER SEAT TRIM -inc: wood-tone accents (REQ: PRM [P01] 3.5SR Premium Pkg or PR2 [P02] 3.5SR Premium Pkg)      
BLONDE, VELOUR SEAT TRIM -inc: wood-tone accents    
CHARCOAL, CLOTH SEAT TRIM -inc: metallic-tone accents    
CHARCOAL, LEATHER SEAT TRIM -inc: metallic-tone accents    
CHARCOAL, LEATHER SEAT TRIM -inc: metallic-tone accents (REQ: LTH [X01] Leather Pkg)    
CHARCOAL, LEATHER SEAT TRIM -inc: metallic-tone accents (REQ: PRM [P01] 3.5SR Premium Pkg or PR2 [P02] 3.5SR Premium Pkg)      
CHARCOAL, VELOUR SEAT TRIM -inc: metallic-tone accents    
FROST, VELOUR SEAT TRIM    
RED, LEATHER SEAT TRIM      
RED, LEATHER SEAT TRIM (REQ: LTH [X01] Leather Pkg)    

2012 Nissan Altima Technical Specifications

Brakes
2.5 2.5 S 2.5 SL 3.5 SR
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes Yes Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.7 x 1.0 11.7 x 1.0 11.7 x 1.0 11.7 x 1.0
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.5 x 0.4 11.5 x 0.4 11.5 x 0.4 11.5 x 0.4
Cargo Area Dimensions
2.5 2.5 S 2.5 SL 3.5 SR
Trunk Volume (ft 15.3 8.2 15.3 8.2
Engine
2.5 2.5 S 2.5 SL 3.5 SR
Displacement 2.5L/- TBD - 2.5L/- TBD - 2.5L/- TBD - 3.5L/- TBD -
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4 Gas I4 Gas V6
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 170 @ 5600 170 @ 5600 170 @ 5600 270 @ 6000
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 175 @ 3900 175 @ 3900 175 @ 3900 258 @ 4400
Exterior Dimensions
2.5 2.5 S 2.5 SL 3.5 SR
Height, Overall (in) 58.0 55.9 58.0 55.9
Length, Overall (in) 190.7 180.9 190.7 180.9
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.4 5.3 5.4 5.3
Wheelbase (in) 109.3 105.3 109.3 105.3
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.7 70.7 70.7 70.7
Fuel Tank
2.5 2.5 S 2.5 SL 3.5 SR
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 20.0 20.0 20.0 20.0
Steering
2.5 2.5 S 2.5 SL 3.5 SR
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.83 2.83 2.83 2.73
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 36.1 34.7 36.1 36.1
Suspension
2.5 2.5 S 2.5 SL 3.5 SR
Suspension Type - Front Strut Strut Strut Strut
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link Multi-Link Multi-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Tires
2.5 2.5 S 2.5 SL 3.5 SR
Front Tire Size P215/60TR16 P215/55TR17 P215/60TR16 P235/45VR18
Rear Tire Size P215/60TR16 P215/55TR17 P215/60TR16 P235/45VR18
Transmission
2.5 2.5 S 2.5 SL 3.5 SR
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Trans Description Cont. Continuously Variable Ratio Manual Continuously Variable Ratio Continuously Variable Ratio
Trans Type 1 6 1 1
Vehicle
2.5 2.5 S 2.5 SL 3.5 SR
Front Head Room (in) 40.1 37.2 40.1 37.2
Front Leg Room (in) 44.1 42.5 44.1 42.5
Front Shoulder Room (in) 55.7 53.9 55.7 53.9
Passenger Capacity 5 5 5 5
Passenger Volume (ft 100.7 89.3 100.7 89.3
Second Head Room (in) 35.9 35.6 35.9 35.6
Second Leg Room (in) 35.8 34.4 35.8 34.4
Second Shoulder Room (in) 55.5 52.4 55.5 52.4
Weight Information
2.5 2.5 S 2.5 SL 3.5 SR
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3180 3081 - TBD - 3333

2012 Nissan Altima Safety Features

Safety Features
2.5 mph energy absorbing front/rear bumpers
3-point seat belts in all seating positions
4-wheel anti-lock braking system
ALR/ELR seat belt system for passenger seating positions
Brake assist
Child restraint upper anchors
Child safety rear door locks
Clutch interlock
Driver & passenger supplemental dual-stage front airbags w/occupant classification sensor
Dual note horn
Electronic brake force distribution
ELR seat belt system for driver seating position
Emergency inside trunk release
Energy absorbing steering column
Front & rear crumple zones
Front seat active head restraints
Front seat belts -inc: pretensioners, load limiters, adjustable upper anchors, seat belt sensors
Front side-impact airbags
Front/rear roof mounted side curtain airbags
Lower anchors & tethers for children (LATCH)
RearView monitor
Shift interlock
Side-door guard beams
Tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS)
Traction control system (TCS)
Vehicle dynamic control
Zone body construction
News Reports & Reviews
NHTSA CRASH TEST RESULTS N/A