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Official

How will it stand up against the new Camry, Accord and Malibu?

Nissan releases a design sketch of the 2019 Altima that "hints at the future of Nissan design language."

New York

All-new Altima midsize sedan can't come a moment too soon

SUVs may now be king, but there are still a ton of midsize sedans sold.

Followup

Will the Accord, Camry and other new sedans further increase Detroit's reliance on SUVs and pickups?

Will this further increase Detroit's reliance on SUVs and pickups?

These were the most stolen cars in the US in 2016.

Featured

Sure, there are few truly bad cars anymore, but we definitely did not like these.

Manual transmissions apparently are the best theft deterrent.

Stick with the stick.

Recalls

Nissan is recalling 3.53 million vehicles globally – 3.2 million in the United States – because the front passenger airbag may or may not deploy properly in the event of a crash.

Recalls

Nissan will recall 846,000 examples of the 2013-2015 Altima because the secondary hood latch might not fasten.

Official

Four imports – 2016 Honda Civic, Hyundai Sonata, Lexus RX, and Nissan Altima – scored Top Safety Pick+ honors in the latest round of IIHS crash tests.

First Drive

Meaningful Updates Signal A Shift

Nissan gives the Altima a number of updates for 2016. The end result is a car that's still focused on mainstream appeal, but offers more pizzaz than ever before.

Recalls

Nissan expands a recall over potential fuel line leak to include more than 46,000 Altimas and Maximas from the 2013 to 2016 model years.

Motorsports

This year's Bathurst 1000 will see the #23 Nissan Altima V8 Supercar sporting the retro livery worn by Jim Richards' Skyline in the victorious 1990 Australian Touring Car Championship.

Official

Nissan has revised its midsize Altima for 2016. The styling updates focus on the nose, while a new SR trim promises warmed-up performance.

Report

Nissan and Kia are under investigation by NHTSA because of reported flaws with the occupant detection system. The Nissan campaign could affect nearly a million cars to check if a recall from last year worked.

Official

Nissan Also Confirms 2016 Model Updates

Nissan is finally giving the Xterra the axe from its lineup, but the company has a lot of upgrades in store for the 2016 model year. New generations of the Maxima and Titan join the range, and refreshes for the Sentra and Altima are on the way.

Report

The 2016 Nissan Sentra and Altima are getting significantly restyled looks later this year. The Sentra might also get some new tech to keep up in its segment.