2011 Nissan Altima Values

Select a 2011 Nissan Altima trim level

2011 model year changes

Following a thorough refresh of the model lineup in 2010, the Nissan Altima hits 2011 with few changes. A Special Edition package is available on 2.5S models, while three new exterior paint colors are offered: Metallic Slate, Saharan Stone and Brilliant Silver.

Competitive comparison

Strong acceleration; crisp handling; sporty interior design; coupe body style; hybrid fuel economy

Special features for 2011

Whether as a coupe or sedan, the Altima feels quite sporty, with better steering and handling than most other mid-size sedans. Appearance-wise, it's also more distinctive than other mid-size sedans or coupes, with an interior that feels more inspired and sporty. Base-model Altimas also come better equipped than most other mid-size models. Performance remains a strength for the Altima; its engines provide good acceleration, while responsive handling helps complete the sporty feel throughout. The Altima Hybrid isn't offered in all states, but it does offer excellent fuel economy while performing better overall than the Toyota Camry Hybrid.
The 2011 Nissan Altima is a mid-sized car available in hybrid and coupe trim levels. The sedan and coupe trims are available with two engine options; a 2.5-liter 4-cylinder engine that produces 175 hp or a 3.5-liter V6 engine that produces 270 hp. Both trims are FWD, come with Xtronic continuously variable automatic transmission, and the coupe has a standard option of a 6-speed manual. Fuel mileage comes in an EPA estimated range of 18 mpg city and 32 mpg highway, depending on engine and transmission selection. The Altima Hybrid is powered by a 2.5-liter 4-cylinder hybrid engine. This FWD hybrid vehicle comes standard with Xtronic continuously variable automatic transmission and gets an EPA estimated 33 mpg city and 33 mpg highway. Packaged options include alloy wheel package, convenience package, convenience plus package, fog lights, premium audio package, rear spoiler, aluminum kick plates, and technology package. Safety features include front-passenger/curtain-side airbags, traction control system, vehicle dynamic control, hood buckling creases with safety stops, and tire pressure monitoring system. The Altima is backed by a 3-year/30,000-mile warranty.