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

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User Ranking Drivers and owners ranked these cars in 9 categories.

New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

2018 Nissan Altima
2.5 S
MSRP
$23,260
Invoice
$21,683
Average Price Paid
$20,985
13,052 listings nationwide

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2018 Toyota Camry
Hybrid LE
MSRP
$27,950
Invoice
$25,715
Average Price Paid
$25,118
643 listings nationwide

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

2018 Nissan Altima
2.5 S
Fair Price
$22,131
Good Price
$19,987
Great Price
$18,761
2018 Toyota Camry
Hybrid LE
Fair Price
$26,234
Good Price
$23,982
Great Price
$22,694

Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2018 Nissan Altima
2.5 S
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$21,165
241 listings nationwide
7 GREAT deals
36 GOOD deals

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2018 Toyota Camry
Hybrid LE
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$28,816
20 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2018 Nissan Altima
2.5 S
Kyree Williams Preview:

Nissan revamped the Altima back in 2013, and unlike competitors like the Honda Accord or Toyota Camry, the Altima only had a modest refresh in 2016 in lieu of a complete overhaul. The ...

2018 Toyota Camry
Hybrid LE
George Kennedy Test Drive Review:

You know that parent trying to be the awkward “Cool Dad”? He tries to force the issue that he's still “hip” or “with it,” but really his primary job is to provide for his family. Toyot...

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  • Look and Feel 8
  • Performance 9
  • Form & Function 7
  • Technology 8
  • Safety 10
  • Cost-Effectiveness 6

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2018 Nissan Altima
2.5 S
writes:
Very nice car and well suited for my family
Back Seats Ranked 2016 Nissan Maxima SR worse.
"More room "
Family Car Ranked 2016 Nissan Maxima SR worse.
"More room"
writes:
powerful but smaller seats
writes:
Nice design
2018 Toyota Camry
Hybrid LE
10
writes:
not classy looking
Power Ranked 2018 Volkswagen Passat 2.0T R-Line FWD better.
"better in traffic driving feel with a 6spd transmission"
Value Ranked 2018 Volkswagen Passat 2.0T R-Line FWD better.
"msrp was lower with good discounts"
40
writes:
I love the feel of the new Camry behind the wheel. feels like a luxury vehicle compared to my Honda civic.
Cargo Capacity Ranked 2018 Honda Civic Si better.
"definitely more room in the trunk which is great if you have a family and your kids play sports or if you like taking road trips. but i would rather take a long road trip in the camry. "
Family Car Ranked 2018 Honda Civic Si worse.
"feels like a lot more upgrades are available on the Camry thats not available on the civic"
40
writes:
Beautiful car

Specs

2018 Nissan Altima
2.5 S
2018 Toyota Camry
Hybrid LE
Powertrain Continuously Variable Transmission Continuously Variable Transmission
Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
27 MPG
51 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
38 MPG
53 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 18 gal 13 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Hybrid
Power
179 hp @ 6,000 RPM
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Torque
177 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
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Cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
10.3:1
14:1
Displacement
2,500 cc
2,500 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.5 in x 3.94 in
3.44 in x 4.07 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Rear Side Airbags -- Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall 5 stars 5 stars
Front Crash Overall 5 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 3 stars 5 stars
Side Barrier Passenger 5 stars 5 stars
Side Pole Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Standard Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats -- Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 45 in 42.1 in
Back Legroom 36.1 in 38 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 15.4 cu ft 15.1 cu ft
Maximum Payload -- 925 lbs
Exterior
Length 191.9 in 192.1 in
Width 72 in 72.4 in
Height 57.8 in 56.9 in
Wheelbase 109.3 in 111.2 in

Available Options

2018 Nissan Altima
2.5 S

Exterior Colors

  • Brilliant Silver
  • Glacier White
  • Gun Metallic
  • Scarlet Ember
  • Storm Blue
  • Super Black
  • [E10-A] Premium Paint - Scarlet Ember

Option Packages

  • [W10] Wheels: 16" Aluminum Alloy
2018 Toyota Camry
Hybrid LE

Exterior Colors

  • Blue Crush Metallic
  • Brown Stone
  • Celestial Silver Metallic
  • Galactic Aqua Mica
  • Midnight Black Metallic
  • Predawn Gray Mica
  • Ruby Flare Pearl
  • Special Color
  • Super White

Option Packages

  • Paint Protection Film Hood and Door Package
  • Audio Package
  • Toyoguard Platinum
  • Blind-Spot Monitor with Rear Cross-Traffic Alert
  • Sunroof Package

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