Compare Nissan Altima vs Pontiac G8

Overview

Engine
2.0L Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Engine
3.6L V6 Gas
Transmission
Continuously Variable Automatic (CVT)
Transmission
5-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Rear-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 25 MPG
Hwy: 34 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 17 MPG
Hwy: 25 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
16.2 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
19 gallons
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Trunk Volume
15.4 ft³
Trunk Volume
17.5 ft³

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
2.0L Turbo Inline-4 Gas
3.6L V6 Gas
Horsepower
248 hp @ 5600 rpm
256 hp @ 6300 rpm
Torque
273 lb-ft @ 4000 rpm
248 lb-ft @ 2100 rpm
Transmission
Continuously Variable Automatic (CVT)
5-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Rear-Wheel Drive

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
3,418 lbs
3,885 lbs

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
29 MPG
20 MPG
City
25 MPG
17 MPG
Highway
34 MPG
25 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
5.6 Tons/yr
N/A
EPA rating
N/A
5

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
16.2 gallons
19 gallons
Cruising Range City
405 miles
323 miles
Cruising Range Highway
550.8 miles
475 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
192.9 in
196.1 in
Height
56.8 in
57.7 in
Max Width
72.9 in
74.8 in
Front Width
62.8 in
62.7 in
Rear Width
62.8 in
63.3 in
Wheelbase
111.2 in
114.8 in
Ground Clearance
5 in
N/A

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
5 seater
5 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
43.8 in
42.2 in
Front Seat Headroom
38 in
38.7 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
58.2 in
59.1 in
Front Seat Hip Room
54.7 in
56.7 in
Rear Seat Leg Room
35.2 in
39.4 in
Rear Seat Headroom
36.7 in
38 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
57.1 in
59.1 in
Rear Seat Hip Room
54.5 in
58 in

Cargo Space

Trunk Volume
15.4 ft³
17.5 ft³

Wheels and Suspension

Steering

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Pwr Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter
37.4 ft
37.4 ft

Wheels

Wheels Type
Aluminum Wheels
Aluminum Wheels
Front Wheel Size
19" x 8"
18" x 8"
Rear Wheel Size
19" x 8"
18" x 8"

Suspension

Front Suspension
Strut
Performance
Rear Suspension
Multi-Link
Performance

Tires

Front Tire
P235/40VR19
P245/45R18
Rear Tire
P235/40VR19
P245/45R18
Spare Tire
Compact
Compact

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

  • Brilliant Silver Metallic
  • Deep Blue Pearl
  • Glacier White
  • Gun Metallic
  • Pearl White Tricoat
  • Scarlet Ember Tintcoat
  • Sunset Drift Chromaflair
  • Super Black
N/A

Standard Interior Materials

  • Sport, Sport Seat Trim
  • Onyx, Leather Seating Surfaces
  • Onyx, Premium Cloth Seat Trim

Features and Options

Infotainment

Bluetooth Connection
Not Available
Standard
Premium Sound System
Not Available
Standard
Satellite Radio
Not Available
Standard
MP3 Player
Not Available
Optional

Interior Trim

Cloth Seats
Not Available
Standard
Leather Seats
Not Available
Standard
Leather Steering Wheel
Not Available
Optional
Sun/Moonroof
Not Available
Optional

Comfort

Steering Wheel Audio Controls
Not Available
Standard
Power Mirror(s)
Not Available
Standard
A/C
Not Available
Standard
Climate Control
Not Available
Optional
Cruise Control
Not Available
Standard
Heated Front Seat(s)
Not Available
Optional
Keyless Entry
Not Available
Standard
Multi-Zone A/C
Not Available
Optional
Power Driver Seat
Not Available
Standard
Power Passenger Seat
Not Available
Standard
Remote Engine Start
Not Available
Standard
Remote Trunk Release
Not Available
Standard
Telematics
Not Available
Standard

Safety

Safety Features

ABS
Not Available
Standard
Tire Pressure Monitor
Not Available
Standard
Brake Assist
Not Available
Standard
Stability Control
Not Available
Standard
Traction Control
Not Available
Standard

US NHTSA Crash Test Result

Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
N/A
Rollover Rating
N/A

Airbags

Driver Air Bag
Not Available
Standard
Front Head Air Bag
Not Available
Standard
Front Side Air Bag
Not Available
Standard
Passenger Air Bag
Not Available
Standard
Rear Head Air Bag
Not Available
Standard

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Basic
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
Corrosion
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
6 Years / 100,000 Miles
Drivetrain
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
5 Years / 100,000 Miles
Roadside Assistance
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
5 Years / 100,000 Miles
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