2018 Nissan Altima vs 2018 Volkswagen Passat

2018 Nissan Altima vs 2018 Volkswagen Passat

Take on the status quo and accelerate your pulse with the new 2018 Nissan Altima! With an aggressive styling, exceptional performance, and amazing safety features, the new 2018 Nissan Altima is perfect for those that want more out for their ride. However, the 2018 Nissan Altima isn't without its competition! The 2018 Volkswagen Passat is a tough competitor, and choosing between them can be difficult, especially if you're not a vehicle expert!

Thankfully, we at Matt Castrucci Nissan are vehicle experts, and we know how important it is to make sure you get a great deal! With that in mind, we've done some of the research for you! Look at the table below to see how these two vehicles do when pitted head to head!

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2018 Nissan Altima Vs 2018 Volkswagen Passat
$23,260 Starting MSRP $22,995
179 Horsepower Base Available Horsepower 174 Horsepower
27 MPG Fuel Economy (City) 25 MPG
5 Stars Overall NHTSA Test Rating 4 Stars

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As you can see from the table above, the 2018 Nissan Altima takes the lead in just about every category, outside of starting MSRP. However, the 2018 Nissan Altima takes the lead in terms of base available horsepower, fuel economy in the city, and a better overall NHTSA safety test rating! That means that you get more out of the 2018 Nissan Altima, especially when you consider that it's only slightly more expensive than the 2018 Volkswagen Passat. Overall, the new Nissan Altima is the better deal!

Sweetening the deal, the 2018 Nissan Altima also has a wealth of excellent interior technology and infotainment features to offer! One of these includes the available Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™, which allows you to connect your phone and use its great applications!

So, if you're looking for a vehicle that has a lot to offer, then look no further than the 2018 Nissan Altima! To learn more about this excellent vehicle, or to take it for a test drive, contact us at Matt Castrucci Nissan today!


2018 Nissan Altima parked in white.
2018 Nissan Altima engine view.
2018 Nissan Altima steering and dash view.
2018 Nissan Altima parked in white.