Nissan has announced the fifth generation of the Nissan Altima. The 2019 edition brings two new power plants and many other features that are new to their sedan. There are a host of new safety features, as well as a low and wide exterior body style that provides defined lines and a beautiful stance.
Some of the new safety features is a rear automatic braking which will alert the driver to objects while reversing. If necessary, it will apply the brakes to assist with avoiding a collision. The second new safety equipment is called Safety Shield 360 that provides front, side, and rear safety monitoring and intervening technologies. Features that come from this system are automatic emergency braking with pedestrian detection, lane departure warning, radar-based blind spot warning, rear cross traffic alert, and high beam assist. Also, the previously mentioned rear automatic braking.
The two new power plants that drive this vehicle are both 4-cylinder engines. The first is a standard 2.5-liter DOHC inline 4-cylinder with direct-injection. The second is a 2.0-liter VC-Turbo engine. The standard 2.5-liter edition provides the power of a standard 6 cylinder while providing the fuel economy of a four-cylinder. Another new feature for the 2019 Altima is the all-wheel-drive This will be available for upgrade on all vehicles except for the front wheel drive VC-Turbo editions.
There will be a variety of trim levels, exclusively the S, SR, SV, SL, and Platinum editions. All five come with the standard 2.5-liter engine and are available with the Intelligent Al-Wheel drive. The SR and Platinum upgrades are available with the advanced 2.0-liter VC-Turbo engine. An exclusive launch edition based on the Platinum VC-turbo will be available in limited quantities.
While they are not available on location at this point, they are available for pre-order. If you have any further questions about the new 2019 Nissan Altima, contact the Nissan professionals at Reedman Toll of Drexel Hill.