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2018 Nissan Altima vs 2018 Honda Accord near Chicago, IL

2018 Nissan Altima vs 2018 Honda Accord near Chicago, ILThe vehicle pictured above is the 2018 Nissan Altima with available features.

Finding a dealership you can trust is not always easy, but here at Thomas Nissan of Joliet, you can count on us to get you behind the wheel of the vehicle you want. To simplify your decision, we decided to put the one-of-a-kind 2018 Nissan Altima up against the 2018 Honda Accord. After this comparison, you will see why the Altima is better than its competitors. Visit us today at 1427 North Larkin Avenue in Joliet, IL, to speak with a member of our staff, and to see the Altima up close and personal.

Having an advanced and innovative cabin is necessary in today’s day in age, and the 2018 Nissan Altima has you covered. The Advanced Drive-Assist Display2 provides you with vital stats, all at a glance. From turn-by-turn directions to caller ID, this advanced system dishes out information right in front of you so you are always aware of what’s going on. You will also be able to call your friends and family thanks to the available NissanConnect®3, giving you control right at your fingertips. Call hands-free, or find the cheapest gas in your town, this system can do almost anything. You can even access your compatible smartphone by through the available Apple Carplay™2 and Android Auto™2. All of this and more is a simple tap away. All of these features can be yours, while in the Accord, you won’t have features like the Advanced Drive-Assist Display.

With all of this technology, you need to comfort to go with it, and the 2018 Nissan Altima will always make sure you are cozy. Every thrilling drive will be done in total comfort with the available Sport Cloth seat trim that will softly caress your skin. Then wrap your hands around the luxurious and neatly-stitched premium leather steering wheel, and prepare yourself for an exhilarating drive. The Altima takes comfort a step further with the optional 8-way power adjustable driver’s seat with power lumber support; simply mold the seat to your liking, and cruise down the Elgin Bypass with ease. You will also be able to control the temperature of the cabin with the dual zone automatic temperature control, which gives you, and your co-pilot, the ability to control the air that comes out of the vents. The Accord offers some of the aforementioned amenities, but most notably, it doesn’t come with a standard sport cloth seat trim. Now all that’s left is to picture yourself cruising down I-55 in this classy vehicle.

The answer is straightforward, when it comes to the 2018 Nissan Altima vs 2018 Honda Accord near Chicago, IL, the Altima stands tall. Visit us at Thomas Nissan of Joliet as soon as possible to see the Altima in person. Our friendly staff eagerly awaits your arrival!


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Awards

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Best Vehicles By Class: Midsize Cars (2018 Model)
- GreenerCars.org

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Initial Quality Study (IQS): Top Models (2018 Model)
- J.D. Power and Associates

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Top Safety Pick - Midsize Cars (2018 Model)
- Insurance Institute for Highway Safety

2018 Altima Interior with Optional Amenities

Sales Hours

(815) 741-5353
Monday 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sunday Closed

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Features

Features

  • Safety
  • Technology
  • Exterior
  • Comfort
  • Interior
  • Mechanical

Safety

Safety

Breakaway engine
Rearview monitor in dash
Autonomous braking
Pre-collision warning system audible warning, visual warning
Child safety door locks
Child seat anchors LATCH system
Hood buckling creases
Energy absorbing steering column
Safety brake pedal system
Body side reinforcements side impact door beams
Emergency interior trunk release
Camera system rearview
Impact absorbing bumpers
Crumple zones front, rear

Airbags

Airbag deactivation occupant sensing passenger
Side airbags front
Front airbags dual
Side curtain airbags front, rear
Side-curtain airbag rollover sensor

Security

Power door locks anti-lockout, auto-locking
Anti-theft system engine immobilizer, alarm with remote
2-stage unlocking doors

Mirrors

Side mirror adjustments power

Technology

Exterior

Comfort

Interior

Mechanical

Specs

Warranty

Dealership Information

Green Score

EPA Green Score ( California LEV-III SULEV30 ?
EPA and California-required standards. The names refer to tables of numerical limits for the various air pollutants allowed by the standards.
)

Fuel Type Gasoline
Air Pollution Score ?
The Air Pollution Score is based on the government emission standards for which the vehicle was certified to comply with and reflects vehicle tailpipe emissions that contribute to local and regional air pollution, creating problems such as haze, and health issues.
7
1
7
10
Greenhouse Gas Score ?
This score reflects fuel emissions of carbon dioxide (CO2) and other greenhouse gases.
7
1
7
10
Smartway ?
SmartWay is a designation earned by those vehicles that have combined Air Pollution and Greenhouse Gas Scores that place them in the top tier (approximately the top 20%) of environmental performers. SmartWay Elite is reserved for the best of the best.
Yes

EPA Green Score ( Federal Tier 3 Bin 30 ?
EPA and California-required standards. The names refer to tables of numerical limits for the various air pollutants allowed by the standards.
)

Fuel Type Gasoline
Air Pollution Score ?
The Air Pollution Score is based on the government emission standards for which the vehicle was certified to comply with and reflects vehicle tailpipe emissions that contribute to local and regional air pollution, creating problems such as haze, and health issues.
7
1
7
10
Greenhouse Gas Score ?
This score reflects fuel emissions of carbon dioxide (CO2) and other greenhouse gases.
7
1
7
10
Smartway ?
SmartWay is a designation earned by those vehicles that have combined Air Pollution and Greenhouse Gas Scores that place them in the top tier (approximately the top 20%) of environmental performers. SmartWay Elite is reserved for the best of the best.
Yes

Testimonials

Excellent experience!

Nicholas George
3-27-2016
Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star

he experience my fiance and I had at Thomas Nissan was hands down, by far the best dealer experience we've ever had. Matt Richards did a great job helping us with our purchase. He was very professional, courteous, friendly and knowledgeable. Colin in finance, went above and beyond to help get my fiance and I financed. I will definitely choose Thomas Nissan the next time I am in the market for a vehicle.

Crash-Test Ratings

2018 Nissan Altima 4 DR FWD

Overall
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarFull Star
Front Crash Overall
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarFull Star
Front Crash Driver
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarFull Star
Front Crash Passenger
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarEmpty Star
Side Crash Overall
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarFull Star
Side Barrier Overall
N/A
Side Barrier Driver
Full StarFull StarFull StarEmpty StarEmpty Star
Side Barrier Passenger
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarFull Star
Side Pole Driver
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarFull Star
Side Combined Front
N/A
Side Combined Rear
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarFull Star
Rollover
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarEmpty Star

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Current Inventory

There are currently no New 2018 Nissan Altima 2.5 S 4dr Sedan for Sale in inventory

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1. Driving is serious business and requires your full attention. If you have to use the feature while driving, exercise extreme caution at all times so full attention may be given to vehicle operation.

2. Driving is serious business. Only use features when safe to do so. App availability is dependent upon vehicle model, trim level, packaging, and/or options. See NissanUSA.com/connect for complete app availability details. Never program while driving. GPS mapping may not be detailed in all areas or reflect current road status. Compatible smartphone required. Cellular network and GPS signals not available in all areas and/or at all times. Technology is evolving, and changes by independent companies are not within Nissan’s control. Nissan is not responsible for associated costs that may be required for continued operation due to cellular network termination (including equipment upgrades, if available, or roaming charges on alternative networks) or other third party changes. Should a third party provider terminate/restrict service, service may be terminated without notice and with no liability to Nissan and its agents or affiliates. Subscription Agreement required and terms and conditions of Subscription Agreement apply. See NissanUSA.com/connect for details. Text rates and/or data usage may apply.