Compare Cars

1996 Honda Civic

CX Hatchback

1996 Nissan Altima

XE

Select a car to compare

Change car

Select a car to compare

Change car

Select a car to compare

Change car
Pricing
Original MSRP $10,350
Original MSRP $16,054
  ---
Overall Rating by CarGurus users Show all ratings
3.8 ⁄ 5
Based on 13 reviews
---
---
Price Rating
2 out of 5 stars2 out of 5 stars2 out of 5 stars2 out of 5 stars2 out of 5 stars 2 ⁄ 5
---
---
Reliability Rating
5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars 5 ⁄ 5
---
---
Maintenance Cost Rating
1 out of 5 stars1 out of 5 stars1 out of 5 stars1 out of 5 stars1 out of 5 stars 1 ⁄ 5
---
---
Performance Rating
3.8 out of 5 stars3.8 out of 5 stars3.8 out of 5 stars3.8 out of 5 stars3.8 out of 5 stars 3.8 ⁄ 5
---
---
Quality Rating
4.3 out of 5 stars4.3 out of 5 stars4.3 out of 5 stars4.3 out of 5 stars4.3 out of 5 stars 4.3 ⁄ 5
---
---
Appearance Rating
3.9 out of 5 stars3.9 out of 5 stars3.9 out of 5 stars3.9 out of 5 stars3.9 out of 5 stars 3.9 ⁄ 5
---
---
Looks/Style Rating
3 out of 5 stars3 out of 5 stars3 out of 5 stars3 out of 5 stars3 out of 5 stars 3 ⁄ 5
---
---
Family Car Rating
2 out of 5 stars2 out of 5 stars2 out of 5 stars2 out of 5 stars2 out of 5 stars 2 ⁄ 5
---
---
Cargo Capacity Rating
3 out of 5 stars3 out of 5 stars3 out of 5 stars3 out of 5 stars3 out of 5 stars 3 ⁄ 5
---
---
Power Rating
2 out of 5 stars2 out of 5 stars2 out of 5 stars2 out of 5 stars2 out of 5 stars 2 ⁄ 5
---
---
Handling Rating
3 out of 5 stars3 out of 5 stars3 out of 5 stars3 out of 5 stars3 out of 5 stars 3 ⁄ 5
---
---
Fuel Economy Rating
4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars 4 ⁄ 5
---
---
Front Seats Rating
2 out of 5 stars2 out of 5 stars2 out of 5 stars2 out of 5 stars2 out of 5 stars 2 ⁄ 5
---
---
Back Seats Rating
3 out of 5 stars3 out of 5 stars3 out of 5 stars3 out of 5 stars3 out of 5 stars 3 ⁄ 5
---
---
Pros based on CarGurus user reviews Show more
Cons based on CarGurus user reviews Show more
Powertrain
Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
FWD
FWD
---
Fuel Economy, City
33 MPG
29 MPG
18 MPG
21 MPG
---
Fuel Economy, Highway
38 MPG
36 MPG
26 MPG
28 MPG
---
Fuel Tank Volume 11.9 gal 15 gal ---
Engine
1.6L 106 hp I4
1.6L 106 hp I4
2.4L 150 hp I4
2.4L 150 hp I4
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
---
Power
106 hp @ 6,200 RPM
106 hp @ 6,200 RPM
150 hp @ 5,600 RPM
150 hp @ 5,600 RPM
---
Torque
103 lb-ft @ 4,600 RPM
103 lb-ft @ 4,600 RPM
154 lb-ft @ 4,400 RPM
154 lb-ft @ 4,400 RPM
---
Cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
---
Compression Ratio
9:1
9:1
---
---
---
Displacement
1,600 cc
1,600 cc
2,400 cc
2,400 cc
---
Bore x Stroke
2.95 in x 3.54 in
2.95 in x 3.54 in
---
---
---
Safety
ABS Brakes --- Optional ---
Driver Airbag Standard Standard ---
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard ---
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Front Driver --- 4 stars ---
Front Passenger --- 4 stars ---
Comfort and Convenience
Air Conditioning --- Optional ---
Cassette Player --- Optional ---
Radio --- Optional ---
Passenger Power Seats --- Optional ---
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats ---
Front Legroom 42.7 in 42.6 in ---
Back Legroom 34.1 in 34.7 in ---
Exterior
Length 164.5 in 180.5 in ---
Width 67.1 in 67.1 in ---
Height 54.1 in 55.9 in ---
Wheelbase 103.2 in 103.1 in ---