My Grandmother has the 4 cylinder version of this car, in bright red, so not a granny car. My cousin has a silver one with a V6 and a factory spoiler, she loves it, she says it's fast.
Nissan Altima Coupe specs
|Curb weight||1475 kg (3252 lbs)|
|Submitted by||audi r8|
|0 - 100 kph||6.0 s|
|0 - 200 kph||24.0 s|
|Est. 100 - 200 kph||18.0 s|
|Est. 0 - 60 mph||5.6 s|
|0 - 100 mph||14.2 s|
|Est. 1/8 mile||10.0 s @ 85.7 mph|
|Est. 1/4 mile||15.4 s @ 106.3 mph|
|Est. 1/2 mile||23.4 s @ 123.0 mph|
|Top speed||240 kph (149 mph)|
|Est. max acceleration||0.52 g (5 m/s²)|
|Displacement||3.5 l (214 ci)|
|Power||274 ps (270 bhp / 201 kw)|
|Torque||350 Nm (258 lb-ft)|
|Power / liter||78 ps (77 hp)|
|Power / weight||186 ps (183 bhp) / t|
|Torque / weight||237 Nm (175 lb-ft) / t|
|Layout||front engine, front wheel drive|
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Shaggy 10y ago
monkeypop 13y ago
I drove one of these a few years back and was pretty stunned at how quick they are. Virtually no torque steer which was a major problem with previous generations.
As fast as a Cobalt SS.. no. But still a very quick granny car. Problem is that the majority of these have the god awful CVT tranny.
VW Veyron SS 13y ago
I find it hard to imagine that this car can do 1/4 mile in 14 seconds. The European VW CC with 296 bhp, lighting fast 6 speed DUAL CLUTCH transmission, launch control, and AWD is listed at 14.0 1/4 mile. This rather primitive Altima has almost none of those technologies to help its 1/4 mile time.
Anonymous 14y ago
The 2010 3.5SR with TCS and VDC should set some interesting lap times, probably better than the Cobalt SS.
audi r8 14y ago
1/4 mile = 14.0s
Anonymous 14y ago
Look at the lap times on the Acura TL Type S and then look at the potential this has with the Z motor easily tuned for 300hp and the weight. The wheel wells will also take 255/40/18s. All it needs is a new grill and a GT spoiler to look right. I bet this would be faster than the Z set up the same.