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2002 Nissan Altima

2002 Nissan Altima
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2003 Nissan Altima - Review
2002 Nissan Reviews

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A steadfast presence on the market for many years, the popular and sophisticated Nissan Altima Sedan does it again with an impressive host of comforts and conveniences that are matched with equally stellar performance and handling. Backed by a lengthy list of modern advances in safety specifications, the new 2002 Altima Sedan is a great vehicle for everyone - from trendy twenty-somethings to families to just about anybody with a busy lifestyle.

Available Models
In order to meet your every driving need, demands for luxuries, and the your pocketbook, the 2002 Nissan Altima Sedan is available in four different models - Altima 2.5 Sedan, 2.5 S Sedan, 2.5 SL Sedan, and 3.5 SE Sedan.

Interior Features
A spacious and accommodating interior of the base model is appointed with standards such as power windows, power door locks, rear center armrest with cupholders, tilt steering wheel, front cupholders, covered CD storage, and an AM/FM stereo with CD player and six speakers. The seating is upholstered in velour cloth.

Subsequent models upgrade the audio system, add either eight-way manual or power driver's seats depending on the model, cruise control, remote keyless entry, and leather on the highest model.

Exterior Features
Each four-door classy Nissan Altima 2.5 and 2.5 S Sedan features sixteen-inch steel wheels with wheel covers and single exhaust with dual tips. All three top models sport color-keyed dual power outside mirrors and optional power sliding glass sunroof with tilt feature.

Under the hood of the front-wheel drive Nissan Altima 2.5, 2.5 S, and 2.5 SL sedans is a 2.5-litre, DOHC, 16-valve, four-cylinder engine that cranks out an impressive 175 horsepower and 181 lb-ft of torque. Among its specifications are double platinum-tipped spark plugs, continuously variable valve timing control, variable intake manifold, and variable capacity exhaust system. The standard transmission is five-speed manual, with optional electronic four-speed automatic.

The Altima 3.5 SE Sedan speeds along with tremendous power due to a 3.5-litre, DOHC, 24-valve, six-cylinder engine that blasts out 240 horsepower and 246 lb-ft of torque. It is equipped with a sport-tuned suspension for excellent precision handling. Traction control is available as an option.

Safety and Security
With leading-edge safety standards, the Nissan Altima Sedan not only provides a luxurious ride and excellent performance, but will lend peace of mind as well. Each vehicle is equipped with a dual-stage driver air bag, and a dual-stage passenger air bag. The top three models feature side impact air bags and side curtain air bags as options. The cabin is equipped with three-point seatbelts, child safety locks, and child seat tethers and anchors. The overall design includes front and rear crumple zones, side impact door beams, and hood buckling creases. The Altima 3.5 SE Sedan is equipped with front fog lights as a standard for optimum visibility in inclement weather.

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Fast Stats


MSRP from
2.5L I4
3.5L V6
175 @ 6000
240 @ 5800
4-speed auto
5-speed manual
MPG: City/Hwy
I4 man. 23 / 29
I4 auto 22 / 28
V6 man. 21 / 26
V6 auto 19 / 26

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