The Nissan Altima will get a facelift for 2023.
Why it issues
It has up to date styling and new tech options.
The 2023 Altima goes on sale within the fall.
The largest styling change, actually, is on the entrance finish the place the Altima’s entrance grille takes up extra of the fascia and the bumper has bigger intakes. It options Nissan’s redesigned brand, and the SR trim will get its personal grille design with a black chrome end. There are new wheel designs, together with a cool 19-inch model for the SR, and LED headlights are actually commonplace. The 2023 Altima additionally will get two new coloration choices. All the pieces from the A-pillar again is identical as earlier than, although.
Commonplace on the SL and SR trims and non-obligatory on the SV is a brand new 12.3-inch touchscreen that replaces the outdated 8-inch unit. (A 7-inch display screen continues to be the bottom setup.) It has Android Auto and wi-fi Apple CarPlay, navigation and a Wi-Fi hotspot, and there is a wi-fi telephone charging pad on the middle console. The inside additionally will get barely totally different trim finishes and dual-stitched accents on the SR.
Mechanically the 2023 Altima is an identical to the outgoing mannequin. The bottom engine is a naturally aspirated 2.0-liter inline-4 with 188 horsepower and 180 pound-feet of torque, although with the non-obligatory all-wheel-drive system output is lowered to 182 hp and 178 lb-ft. Accessible solely on the highest SR trim degree is Nissan’s VC-Turbo powertrain, which places out 248 hp and 273 lb-ft and is solely supplied with front-wheel drive. A CVT is the one transmission choice.
The 2023 Altima will go on sale this fall. The Altima’s highest-end Platinum trim is now discontinued, as is the blackout Midnight trim, although count on the latter to make a comeback. The 2023 Altima can be barely costlier this yr, with the bottom, front-wheel-drive S trim coming in at $26,385, together with a $1,095 vacation spot cost — a $460 improve. The most affordable method to get into all-wheel drive is to go for the $28,685 Altima SV, and if you’d like the turbo engine, you are taking a look at $36,085.
Replace, Sept. 22: Provides pricing data.