Nissan Altima vs Honda Civic Compare price, expert/user reviews, mpg, engines, safety, cargo capacity and other specs at a glance.

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2021 Nissan Altima 2.0 SR FWD
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2021 Nissan Altima
2.0 SR FWD
MSRP
$30,650
Invoice
$28,556
Average Price Paid
$29,331
2 listings nationwide

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2021 Honda Civic
EX FWD
MSRP
$24,200
Invoice
$22,950
Average Price Paid
$23,083
2,463 listings nationwide

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Pricing Analysis Price analysis based on recent sales data applied to current trim without options.

2021 Nissan Altima
2.0 SR FWD
Fair Price
$30,024
Good Price
$28,506
Great Price
$27,638
2021 Honda Civic
EX FWD
Fair Price
$24,130
Good Price
$22,384
Great Price
$21,385

Specs

2021 Nissan Altima
2.0 SR FWD
2021 Honda Civic
EX FWD
Powertrain Continuously Variable Transmission Continuously Variable Transmission
Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
--
32 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
--
42 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 16.2 gal 12.4 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
236 hp @ 5,600 RPM
174 hp @ 6,000 RPM
Torque
267 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
162 lb-ft @ 1,700 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
8:1
10.6:1
Displacement
2,000 cc
1,500 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.31 in x 3.55 in
2.87 in x 3.52 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Optional
Driver Airbag Standard Optional
Passenger Airbag Standard Optional
Front Side Airbags Standard Optional
Rear Side Airbags Standard --
Curtain Airbags Standard Optional
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall 4 stars 5 stars
Front Crash Overall 4 stars 5 stars
Front Crash Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Front Crash Passenger 4 stars 5 stars
Side Crash Overall 5 stars 5 stars
Side Barrier Driver 4 stars 5 stars
Side Barrier Passenger 5 stars 5 stars
Side Pole Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Rollover 4 stars 5 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Standard Optional
Air Conditioning Standard Optional
Radio Standard Optional
Power Windows Standard Optional
Power Door Locks Standard Optional
Driver Power Seats Standard Optional
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 43.8 in 42.3 in
Back Legroom 35.2 in 37.4 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 15.4 cu ft 15.1 cu ft
Maximum Payload 975 lbs 985 lbs
Exterior
Length 192.9 in 182.7 in
Width 72.9 in 70.9 in
Height 56.8 in 55.7 in
Wheelbase 111.2 in 106.3 in

Available Options

2021 Nissan Altima
2.0 SR FWD

Exterior Colors

  • Brilliant Silver Metallic
  • Deep Blue Pearl
  • Gun Metallic
  • Pearl White Tricoat
  • Scarlet Ember Tintcoat
  • Sunset Drift Chromaflair
  • Super Black
2021 Honda Civic
EX FWD

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