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2012 Mitsubishi Galant

2012 Nissan Altima

  2012 Mitsubishi Galant 2012 Nissan Altima 4-door Sedan I4 CVT 2.5 S Side Exterior View
Invoice $20,974 $19,699
21/30 18/32
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Bottom Line The 2012 Mitsubishi Galant has endured as a rental-fleet special, but sedan shoppers would do better with nearly every other mid-size four-door on the market. Read Full Review The 2012 Nissan Altima isn't as roomy as the newest mid-offerings, but as a coupe or as a sedan, it's one of the best-looking and most sporty mid-sizers. Read Full Review
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  • SE has navigation, Bluetooth
  • Resilient ride quality
  • Good passenger space


  • Outdated powertrain
  • Poor driving dynamics
  • Gas mileage lags competitors
  • No recent safety scores


  • Still one of the best-looking mid-sizers
  • Responsive handling
  • Simple, comfortable interior
  • Strong six-cylinder acceleration


  • Back seat can seem tight
  • Pushbutton start, whether you want it or not
  • Some interior materials look drab
  • Safety scores fall a bit shy
  • CVT is an acquired taste
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