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2022 Mitsubishi Mirage G4 vs. 2023 Nissan Altima Review

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2022 Mitsubishi
Mirage G4

MSRP*: $15,645 to $18,695
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2023 Nissan
Altima

MSRP*: $25,290 to $34,990
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MPG - City 33 - 35 MPG 25 - 27 MPG
MPG - Hwy 40 - 41 MPG 34 - 39 MPG
Seating Capacity 5 seats 5 seats
Cargo Space Info not available Info not available
Engine
  • 78-hp, 1.2-liter, 3 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 Continuously Variable, M/T Continuously Variable
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive, Front Wheel Drive
Horsepower 78 hp 182 - 236 hp
Exterior Length 169.5 in 192.9 in
Exterior Width 65.7 in 72.9 in
Leg Room Front 41.7 in
Rear 37.3 in
Front 43.8 in
Rear 35.2 in
Head Room Front 38.9 in
Rear 36.8 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
Due to its greater rear head- and legroom, backseat passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Mitsubishi Mirage G4 than the Nissan Altima. The Nissan Altima will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Mitsubishi Mirage G4.

Convenience
With the Nissan Altima you will definitely be making less frequent stops at the gas station than with the Mitsubishi Mirage G4, 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). Based on MSRP, the Mitsubishi Mirage G4 is clearly a better financial choice over the Nissan Altima.

Dimensions
Since the Mitsubishi Mirage G4 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 Mitsubishi Mirage G4, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Nissan Altima.

Handling
The Mitsubishi Mirage G4 has a significantly smaller turning radius than the Nissan Altima, allowing much better maneuverability in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Mitsubishi Mirage G4 is significantly less powerful than the Nissan Altima. The good news is that, reportedly, cars with lower horsepower engines often have lower insurance premiums.

Powertrain
The Mitsubishi Mirage G4 has much less torque than the Nissan Altima, which generally means that it won't feel as fast or powerful.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Mitsubishi Mirage G4 and the Nissan Altima.