Compare 2001 Nissan Altima vs 2001 Pontiac Grand Am

2001 Nissan Altima
2001 Pontiac Grand Am
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4-Door Sedan Manual XE
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Manual XE 23 31 $14,547 $15,140
4-Door Sedan Automatic XE 21 28 $15,315 $15,940
4-Door Sedan Manual GXE 23 31 $15,016 $16,340
4-Door Sedan Automatic GXE 21 28 $15,751 $17,140
4-Door Sedan Manual SE 23 31 $16,935 $18,640
4-Door Sedan Automatic SE 21 28 $17,662 $19,440
4-Door Sedan Automatic GLE 21 29 $18,525 $20,390
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2-Door Coupe SE
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe SE 22 32 $14,827 $16,205
4-Door Sedan SE 22 32 $15,102 $16,505
2-Door Coupe SE1 22 32 $16,410 $17,935
4-Door Sedan SE1 22 32 $16,685 $18,235
2-Door Coupe GT 21 32 $18,652 $20,385
4-Door Sedan GT 21 32 $18,926 $20,685
2-Door Coupe GT1 21 32 $19,814 $21,655
4-Door Sedan GT1 21 32 $20,088 $21,955
Pricing
Invoice Price
$14,547
$14,827
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$15,140
$16,205
Monthly Payment Estimate
$252 / month
$270 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
City
23 mpg 22 mpg
Highway
31 mpg 32 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Compact Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in)
52.6 49.3
Front Shoulder Room (in)
55.7 53.7
Second Head Room (in)
37.7 37.2
Passenger Capacity
5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in)
54.8 55.0
Front Leg Room (in)
42.0 42.1
Front Hip Room (in)
52.5 52.4
Second Leg Room (in)
33.9 35.5
Front Head Room (in)
39.4 38.3
Passenger Volume (ft³)
94.0 92.7
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in)
59.3 59.0
Min Ground Clearance (in)
4.7 - TBD -
Length, Overall (in)
186.0 186.3
Height, Overall (in)
56.0 55.1
Track Width, Rear (in)
58.9 59.1
Wheelbase (in)
103.1 107.0
Liftover Height (in)
29.1 - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
69.1 70.4
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
13.8 14.6
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
11.4 x 0.87 10.9 x 1.02
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Brake ABS System
NA 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
NA NA
Brake Type
Power Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
9.0 x -TBD- 7.9 x 1.8
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
15.9 14.3
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
40.0 - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
17.0 14.7
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
37.4 35.1
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Power Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
2.7 2.5
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Front Tire Size
P195/65R15 P215/60R15
Spare Tire Size
T125/70D15 - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P195/65R15 P215/60R15
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
1000 - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
110 - TBD -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
2851 3066
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material
- TBD - - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in)
15 x 6 15 x - TBD -
Spare Wheel Size (in)
15 x 4 - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in)
15 x 6 15 x - TBD -
Front Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
7.0 - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
550 - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
100 105
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
155 @ 5600 150 @ 5600
Engine Type
Gas I4 Gas 4-Cyl
Fuel System
SMPI SFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
156 @ 4400 155 @ 4400
Engine Order Code
NA LD9
Displacement
2.4L/146 2.4L/146
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
23 (2000) 22
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
31 (2000) 32
Transmission
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.74 0.68
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.43 - TBD -
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
1.85 2.02
Trans Order Code
NA MM5
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.82 3.94
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.95 0.98
Trans Description Cont.
Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.29 3.58
Clutch Size (in)
8.86 - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.21 1.35
Trans Type
5 5
Summary
Vehicle Name
Nissan Altima Pontiac Grand Am
Body Style
4 Door Sedan 2 Door Coupe
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
32 - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
0.83 NA
Suspension Type - Rear
Independent Strut Independent
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs Tri-Link
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
32 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front
Independent Strut Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
0.63 NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs MacPherson Strut

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