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2012 Nissan Altima 2-Door Coupe V6 CVT 3.5 SR Specs

2-Door Coupe V6 CVT 3.5 SR
MSRP based on 2-Door Coupe V6 CVT 3.5 SR
 

Quick Specs

Gas Mileage 20 mpg City/27 mpg Hwy
Engine Gas V6, 3.5L
EPA Class Midsize
Style Name 2dr Cpe V6 CVT 3.5 SR
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Doors 2
Body Style 2dr Car

Dimensions

Vehicle
EPA Classification Midsize
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3333
Interior Dimensions
Front Head Room (in) 37.2
Second Leg Room (in) 34.4
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
Exterior Dimensions
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.7
Liftover Height (in) 26.2
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
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 8.2

Fuel Economy

Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 20.0
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 27
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 23
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 20

Performance Specs

Engine
Displacement 3.5L/- TBD -
Engine Order Code NA
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 258 @ 4400
Fuel System Electronic Fuel Injection
Engine Type Gas V6
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 270 @ 6000
Transmission
Trans Type 1
Third Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Clutch Size (in) NA
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) 5.17
Trans Order Code NA
Second Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 1.76
Trans Description Cont. Again NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Brakes
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (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
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.73
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 36.1
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.2
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code NA
Front Tire Order Code NA
Spare Tire Size T135/90D16
Front Tire Size P235/45VR18
Rear Tire Order Code NA
Rear Tire Size P235/45VR18
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact
Front Wheel Size (in) 18 x 8.0
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 18 x 8.0
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Suspension
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.72
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) 0.95
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -

Safety Features

Safety
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 Yes
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

Warranty

Warranty
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) 8.8
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 130
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 100
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