2023 Nissan Altima
#40 of 2023 Sedan/Hatchback/Wagons
#117 of all 2023 vehicles
The Altima, part of Nissan's lineup since 1993, is a midsize sedan with seating up to 5. Having better than average EPA (miles per gallon) for its class, it reduces fuel costs and pollution. With optional all-wheel drive (AWD), it can easily handle mud, snow, and sand. Having more than average horsepower for its class, the Altima packs some oomph. Nissan offers a 3-year, 36,000-mile basic warranty, and a 5-year, 60,000-mile powertrain warranty on its lineup.
We estimate that the 2023 Nissan Altima has a vehicle lifetime fatality chance of 0.0438% and a vehicle lifetime injury chance of 5.0016%, meaning the average driver has a 0.0438% chance of dying in an accident if they drive the car under regular conditions for fifteen years, and a 5.0016% chance of being injured.
Compared to the average vehicle, the 2023 Nissan Altima is 6% less likely to result in a fatal accident. Compared to other sedans, hatchbacks, and wagons, the 2023 Nissan Altima is 13% less likely to result in a fatal accident.
Active safety features with Nissan's Safety Shield 360 greatly enhance occupant safety by reducing the likelihood of a crash. All trims and versions of the 2023 Nissan Altima include the following active safety systems: Automatic Emergency Braking w/ Pedestrian Detection, Lane Departure Warning, and Blind Spot Warning.
Another vehicle feature may make a vehicle safer, even if not at the forefront of technological advances. Side mirror turn signals are optional on the Nissan Altima. They alert other vehicles of your intention to switch lanes, which allows the other vehicle's driver to prevent an impending accident with you.