2012 Nissan Altima 2-Door Coupe I4 CVT 2.5 S Specs

2-Door Coupe I4 CVT 2.5 S
MSRP based on 2-Door Coupe I4 CVT 2.5 S

Quick Specs

Gas Mileage 23 mpg City/32 mpg Hwy
Engine Gas I4, 2.5L
EPA Class Midsize
Style Name 2dr Cpe I4 CVT 2.5 S
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Doors 2
Body Style 2dr Car


EPA Classification Midsize
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3124
Interior Dimensions
Passenger Capacity 5
Front Hip Room (in) 54.2
Front Leg Room (in) 42.5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 52.4
Passenger Volume (ft³) 89.3
Second Head Room (in) 35.6
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.9
Second Hip Room (in) 47.6
Front Head Room (in) 39.7
Second Leg Room (in) 34.4
Exterior Dimensions
Wheelbase (in) 105.3
Track Width, Rear (in) 61.2
Height, Overall (in) 55.9
Length, Overall (in) 180.9
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.3
Track Width, Front (in) 61.0
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.7
Liftover Height (in) 26.2
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 8.2

Fuel Economy

Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 20.0
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 26
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 23
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 32

Performance Specs

Engine Order Code NA
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 180 @ 3900
Fuel System Electronic Fuel Injection
Engine Type Gas I4
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 175 @ 5600
Displacement 2.5L/- TBD -
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
First Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD -
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Trans Description Cont. Continuously Variable Ratio
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 5.79
Trans Order Code NA
Second Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 1.75
Trans Description Cont. Again NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Trans Type 1
Third Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Clutch Size (in) NA
Brake Type Pwr
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.5 x 0.4
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.7 x 1.0
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.7
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.2
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.83
Front Tire Order Code NA
Spare Tire Size T135/90D16
Front Tire Size P215/55TR17
Rear Tire Order Code NA
Rear Tire Size P215/55TR17
Spare Tire Order Code NA
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.5
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.5
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact
Suspension Type - Front Strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.86
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.68

Safety Features

Air Bag-Frontal-Driver Yes
Air Bag-Frontal-Passenger Yes
Air Bag-Passenger Switch (On/Off) No
Air Bag-Side Body-Front Yes
Air Bag-Side Body-Rear No
Air Bag-Side Head-Front Yes
Air Bag-Side Head-Rear Yes
Brakes-ABS Yes
Child Safety Rear Door Locks No
Daytime Running Lights No
Traction Control Yes
Night Vision No
Rollover Protection Bars No
Fog Lamps No
Parking Aid No
Tire Pressure Monitor Yes
Back-Up Camera No
Stability Control Yes
Other Features 4-wheel anti-lock braking system
Electronic brake force distribution
Traction control system (TCS)
Vehicle dynamic control
Shift interlock
2.5 mph energy absorbing front/rear bumpers
Side-door guard beams
Front & rear crumple zones
Zone body construction
Driver & passenger supplemental dual-stage front airbags...
Front side-impact airbags
Front/rear roof mounted side curtain airbags
Front seat belts -inc: pretensioners, load limiters, adjustable...
3-point seat belts in all seating positions
ELR seat belt system for driver seating position
ALR/ELR seat belt system for passenger seating positions
Lower anchors & tethers for children (LATCH)
Child restraint upper anchors
Emergency inside trunk release
Tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS)
Energy absorbing steering column
Front seat active head restraints


Basic Miles/km 36,000
Basic Years 3
Corrosion Miles/km Unlimited
Corrosion Years 5
Drivetrain Miles/km 60,000
Drivetrain Years 5

Other Specs

Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 8.0
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 110
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA
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