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2022 Acura ILX vs. 2022 Nissan Altima Review

Picture of the 2022 Acura ILX

2022 Acura
ILX

MSRP*: $27,300 to $33,200
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Picture of the 2022 Nissan Altima

2022 Nissan
Altima

MSRP*: $24,900 to $34,600
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MPG - City 24 MPG 25 - 28 MPG
MPG - Hwy 34 MPG 34 - 39 MPG
Seating Capacity 5 seats 5 seats
Cargo Space Info not available Info not available
Engine
  • 201-hp, 2.4-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 182-hp, 2.5-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 188-hp, 2.5-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 236-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission 8-Speed A/T Continuously Variable
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive, Front Wheel Drive
Horsepower 201 hp 182 - 236 hp
Exterior Length 182.2 in 192.9 in
Exterior Width 70.6 in 72.9 in
Leg Room Front 42.3 in
Rear 34.0 in
Front 43.8 in
Rear 35.2 in
Head Room Front 38.0 in
Rear 35.9 in
Front 38.0 - 39.1 in
Rear 36.7 - 36.9 in

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Comfort
Passengers in the back seat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Nissan Altima than the Acura ILX, 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 Acura ILX.

Convenience
With the Nissan Altima you will definitely be making less frequent stops at the gas station than with the Acura ILX, due to its tank size and fuel economy.

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 Acura ILX is somewhat more expensive than the Nissan Altima.

Dimensions
Since the Acura ILX is much slimmer than the Nissan Altima, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. If you go with the Acura ILX, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Nissan Altima.

Handling
The Acura ILX has about the same turning radius as the Nissan Altima, allowing equal maneuverability in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Acura ILX is somewhat more powerful than the Nissan Altima.

Powertrain
With similar torque, the Acura ILX and the Nissan Altima do an equal job of transmitting their engine's power to their wheels.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Acura ILX and the Nissan Altima.