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Honda Accord vs. Nissan Altima Price Comparison (MSRP)

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Honda Accord vs. Nissan Altima Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price: $35,385

Nissan Altima 3.5 SL   
Difference: $420

Lowest Total Invoice: $32,810

Honda Accord Touring   
Difference: $91

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  Down Payment Interest Rate Term
Model Year20172017
ModelAccordAltima
TrimTouring3.5 SL
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Base Price $34,930 $32,690
Base Invoice $31,935 $30,453
Technology Package   1,180
Rear spoiler   405
Floor mats   225
Technology Package   1,044
Rear spoiler   344
Floor mats   175
Options (change) 0 1,810
Options (change) 0 1,563
Destination 875 885
Total Price $35,805 $35,385
Total Invoice $32,810 $32,901

The configured Honda Accord 4dr Sedan has a 278-horsepower 3.5L V6 engine, a FWD drivetrain, and a 6-speed automatic transmission.

The configured Nissan Altima 4dr Sedan has a 270-horsepower 3.5L V6 engine, a FWD drivetrain, and a 7-speed manually-shiftable CVT transmission.

Even when the Honda Accord and Nissan Altima are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The base sticker price of the Honda Accord Touring trim is $34,930. The features would cost an additional $0. Including the destination charge of $875, the total price of this trim is $35,805.

The base sticker price of the Nissan Altima 3.5 SL trim is $32,690. The features would cost an additional $1,810. Including the destination charge of $885, the total price of this trim is $35,385.

For full details about the differences among the trims, see the Trim Comparison table.

For an apples-to-apples comparison of these trims, we subtract the value of the additional features from the total price of the trim. The feature adjusted price of the Honda Accord trims is 3. The feature adjusted price of the Nissan Altima trims is 5. Based on this adjustment, the Nissan Altima 3.5 SL appears to be the best value.

You can change the body, engine, audio, and tires on the body configuration page. Want different features? Head over to the feature section page to choose your own features.

The configured Honda Accord 4dr Sedan has a 278-horsepower 3.5L V6 engine, a FWD drivetrain, and a 6-speed automatic transmission.

The configured Nissan Altima 4dr Sedan has a 270-horsepower 3.5L V6 engine, a FWD drivetrain, and a 7-speed manually-shiftable CVT transmission.

Even when the Honda Accord and Nissan Altima are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The invoice of the Honda Accord Touring trim is $31,935. The features would cost an additional $0. Including the destination charge of $875, the total price of this trim is $32,810.

The invoice of the Nissan Altima 3.5 SL trim is $30,453. The features would cost an additional $1,563. Including the destination charge of $885, the total price of this trim is $32,901.

For full details about the differences among the trims, see the Trim Comparison table.

For an apples-to-apples comparison of these trims, we subtract the value of the additional features from the total price of the trim. The feature adjusted price of the Honda Accord trims is 3. The feature adjusted price of the Nissan Altima trims is 2. Based on this adjustment, the Nissan Altima 3.5 SL appears to be the best value.

You can change the body, engine, audio, and tires on the body configuration page. Want different features? Head over to the feature section page to choose your own features.

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Honda Accord vs. Nissan Altima

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Honda Accord Touring
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: $830
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: $1,236
Model Year20172017
ModelAccordAltima
TrimTouring3.5 SL
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Engine278hp V6270hp V6
TransmissionA6CVT-7
DrivetrainFWDFWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)21/33 MPG22/32 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers)360, 7?, 9
Tire (rear if not all the same)235/40-19235/45-18
Total Price$35,805$35,385
Adjustments for Features-1,2500
Feature-Adjusted Total Price$34,555$35,385
Total Invoice$32,810$32,901
Adjustments for Features-1,1450
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice$31,665$32,901

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Features Comparison: Honda Accord vs. Nissan Altima

Model Year20172017
ModelAccordAltima
TrimTouring3.5 SL
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Transmission and Drivetrain 
6-speed automatic$1000 
7-speed manually-shiftable CVT $1100
FWD$0$0
Accessories 
Active noise reduction$0 
Heated steering wheel $100
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
911 assist$25 
Active or whiplash-reducing head restraints, front seats$0 
Automatic braking, low-speed$200 
Blind spot camera, passenger side$300 
Blind spot warning system $200
Forward collision warning$200 
Lane departure warning system$200 
Lane keeping assist system$400 
Pedestrian detection$50 
Predictive forward collision warning $250
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system$100 
Rear cross-traffic detection $100
Rollover sensor$50 
Torque vectoring, brake-based $100
Cargo Management 
Cargo mat $40
Climate Control and Infotainment 
Android Auto support$0 
Apple CarPlay support$0 
HD radio$50 
Media drive$15 
Rain-sensing wipers$175 
Siri Eyes Free support $0
Telematics service, such as OnStar $300
Traffic + travel information $25
Traffic information$25 
Variable intermittent wipers $75
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Auto-dimming headlights$200 
Interior ambient lighting $150
LED headlights$1000 
LED headlights, single projector or low beam only $750
Spotter mirror(s)$50 
Powertrain 
Steering-wheel-mounted transmission controls $100
Seats and Interior Trim 
Heated second row seats$200 
Memory system, driver seat$200 
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Adaptive dampers - mechanical$100 
Total Value of Features$4,540$3,290
Value of Feature Adjustments$1,250$0
Value of Feature Adjustments-1,1450

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Specifications Comparison: Honda Accord vs. Nissan Altima

Model Year20172017
ModelAccordAltima
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Wheelbase109.3 in109.3 in
Length192.5 in191.9 in
Width72.8 in72.0 in
Height57.7 in57.8 in
Curb Weight3,543 lb.3,412 lb.
Fuel Capacity17.2 gal.18.0 gal.
Row 1 Headroom39.1 in40.0 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room58.6 in56.4 in
Row 1 Hip Room55.6 in54.0 in
Row 1 Legroom42.5 in45.0 in
Row 2 Headroom37.5 in37.1 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room56.5 in56.4 in
Row 2 Hip Room54.7 in52.1 in
Row 2 Legroom38.5 in36.1 in
Cargo Volume15.8 ft315.4 ft3

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Option Package Details
Nissan Altima 3.5 SL

Floor mats
FeatureValueRequested?
Floor mats75Yes
Cargo mat40No
Total Requested7565%
Total Not Requested4035%
Technology Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Adaptive cruise control500Yes
Telematics service, such as OnStar300No
Automatic braking, high-speed or partial200Yes
Predictive forward collision warning250Yes
Total Requested95076%
Total Not Requested30024%

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