The 2017 Nissan Altima is currently rated #6 out of 10 overall in its category, beaten by the 2017 Volkswagen Passat for Midsize Cars.
It's an average car overall compared to others in the same category in spite of its low overall rating because its attributes individually tie against competition.
Specifically, its MPG and Motor Trend Overall Rating tie against competitors.
|MSRP||$22,500.00||Average with 2.5 stars based on ratings|
|MPG||27 city / 39 highway city / highway||Good with 5 stars based on ratings|
|Drivetrain||FWD||Bad with 0 stars based on ratings|
|Horsepower||179 to 270hp||Bad with 0 stars based on rating|
|Fuel Tank Capacity||18 galgal||Good with 5 stars based on ratings|
|Seating Capacity||5. Front seats spacious, rear seats good, but headroom may be cramped for tall people||Bad with 0 stars based on rating|
|Car and Driver Overall Rating||3/5|
|Motor Trend Overall Rating||4/5||Bad with 0 stars based on rating|