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2016 Nissan Altima vs. 2017 Toyota Camry Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
Passengers in the back seat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Toyota Camry than the Nissan Altima, due to its greater head- and legroom. The Nissan Altima will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Toyota Camry.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Nissan Altima as you will with the Toyota Camry, as they get the same number of miles per tank of gas.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). The Nissan Altima is somewhat more expensive than the Toyota Camry. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Nissan Altima and the Toyota Camry have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The Nissan Altima is about the same width as the Toyota Camry. When looking at overall length, the Nissan Altima takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Toyota Camry.

Drivetrain
Due to its much higher torque, the engine of the Nissan Altima does a much better job of transmitting power to the wheels than the Toyota Camry.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Nissan Altima has a much more powerful engine than the Toyota Camry. However, something you should consider is that higher horsepower engines often command higher insurance premiums.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Nissan Altima and the Toyota Camry. You'll be able to fit about the same amount of groceries into the Nissan Altima as you will in the Toyota Camry.

Warranty
The Nissan Altima comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Toyota Camry.

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2016 Nissan
Altima

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MSRP*: $22,500 - $32,690

2017 Toyota
Camry

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MSRP*: $23,070 - $31,370
Cash Back Rebate: Up to $500 Up to $500
Low APR Loan: As low as 0.00% As low as 0.00%
Lease Incentive: As low as 0.07% As low as 0.17%
City MPG: 22 - 27 21 - 24
Highway MPG: 32 - 39 30 - 33
Engine(s): Inline-4, V-6 Inline-4, V-6
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
NHTSA Safety Information

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Frontal Crash Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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Invoice*: $21,348 - $30,453 $21,109 - $28,547

Days On Lot: Comparing Ease of Negotiation

Days on Lot measures the average number of days a model sits on a dealer's lot before it's sold. This is one predictor of a dealer's willingness to negotiate.

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*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.