Compare 2022 Kia K5 vs 2022 Nissan Altima

2022 Kia K5
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EX Automatic FWD
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
K5 EX Automatic FWD 27 37 $27,685 $28,690
K5 GT DCT FWD 24 32 $29,787 $31,190
K5 GT-Line Automatic AWD 25 33 $26,818 $27,790
K5 GT-Line Automatic FWD 27 37 $25,274 $26,190
K5 LX Automatic FWD 29 38 $23,196 $23,790
K5 LXS Automatic AWD 25 33 $25,660 $26,590
K5 LXS Automatic FWD 27 37 $23,923 $24,790
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2.0 SR Sedan
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Altima 2.0 SR Sedan 25 34 $28,974 $31,100
Altima 2.5 Platinum AWD Sedan 25 35 $32,091 $34,450
Altima 2.5 S Sedan 28 39 $23,069 $24,750
Altima 2.5 SL AWD Sedan 26 36 $29,430 $31,590
Altima 2.5 SL Sedan 27 37 $28,128 $30,190
Altima 2.5 SR AWD Sedan 25 35 $26,232 $28,150
Altima 2.5 SR Sedan 27 37 $24,929 $26,750
Altima 2.5 SV AWD Sedan 26 36 $25,301 $27,150
Altima 2.5 SV Sedan 27 37 $24,000 $25,750
Pricing
Invoice Price
$27,685
$28,974
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$28,690
$31,100
Monthly Payment Estimate
$478 / month
$518 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
7.3
6.8
TCC’s Bottom Line
The 2022 Kia K5 jump-starts its more engaging future with a sharper image and a 290-hp GT edition. The 2022 Nissan Altima lets its safety and fuel economy speak volumes; the powertrain stays mostly mum.
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Fuel Economy
City
27 mpg 25 mpg
Highway
37 mpg 34 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Large Cars Midsize Cars
Interior Dimensions
Passenger Volume (ft³)
105.3 98.8
Second Hip Room (in)
56.6 54.5
Front Shoulder Room (in)
58 58.2
Second Head Room (in)
37.4 36.7
Passenger Capacity
5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in)
56.1 57.1
Front Leg Room (in)
46.1 43.8
Front Hip Room (in)
56.6 54.7
Second Leg Room (in)
35.2 35.2
Front Head Room (in)
38.4 38
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in)
63.7 62.8
Min Ground Clearance (in)
5.3 5
Length, Overall (in)
193.1 192.9
Height, Overall (in)
56.9 56.8
Track Width, Rear (in)
64 62.8
Wheelbase (in)
112.2 111.2
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
73.2 72.9
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
16 15.4
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
12 11.7
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
11.2 11.5
Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc 4-Wheel Disc
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
15.8 16.2
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
36 37.4
Steering Type
Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion
Tires
Front Tire Size
P235/45VR18 P235/40VR19
Spare Tire Size
Compact Compact
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P235/45VR18 P235/40VR19
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in)
Compact Compact
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in)
18 X 7.5 19 X 8
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
18 X 7.5 19 X 8
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
760 510
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
130 150
Engine
Engine Type
Intercooled Turbo Regular Unleaded I-4 Intercooled Turbo Regular Unleaded I-4
Fuel System
Gasoline Direct Injection Port/Direct Injection
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
195 @ 1500 267 @ 4000
Engine Order Code
NA NA
Displacement
1.6 L/98 2.0 L/120
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
180 @ 5500 236 @ 5600
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
27 25
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
31 29
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
37 34
Transmission
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.91 -
Trans Order Code
NA NA
Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.64 -
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.42 -
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD CVT w/OD
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 -
First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.72 -
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.79 -
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.37 5.25
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.86 -
Trans Type
8 1
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.22 -
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.24 1.80
Summary
Vehicle Name
Kia K5 Nissan Altima
Body Style
Sedan Sedan
Suspension
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut Strut
Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front
Strut Strut
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
5.7 6.0
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
- 3418
Crash Test Ratings
Overall Rating
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Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Driver
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Passenger
Overall Side Crash Rating
--
Side Barrier Rating
--
Side Barrier Rating Driver
--
Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat
--
Side Pole Rating Driver Front Seat
--
Combined Side Rating Front Seat
--
Combined Side Rating Rear Seat
--
Rollover Rating
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2022 Kia K5
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