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Hyundai Sonata vs. Nissan Altima Price Comparison (MSRP)

The sticker prices, before adjusting for remaining feature differences. Usually these are the numbers you will see on the window stickers.

Models in short supply often sell at or even above these prices.

Hyundai Sonata vs. Nissan Altima Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price: $35,425

Hyundai Sonata Limited 2.0T   
Difference: $310

Lowest Total Invoice: $33,177

Nissan Altima 3.5 SL   
Difference: $38

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  Down Payment Interest Rate Term
Model Year20172017
ModelSonataAltima
TrimLimited 2.0T3.5 SL
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Base Price $34,350 $32,690
Base Invoice $32,188 $30,453
Floor mats 125 225
Cargo mat 115  
Technology Package   1,180
Rear spoiler   405
Illuminated door sill trim plates   350
Floor mats 100 175
Cargo mat 92  
Technology Package   1,044
Rear spoiler   344
Illuminated door sill trim plates   276
Options (change) 240 2,160
Options (change) 192 1,839
Destination 835 885
Total Price $35,425 $35,735
Total Invoice $33,215 $33,177

The configured Hyundai Sonata 4dr Sedan has a turbocharged 245hp 2.0L I4 engine, a FWD drivetrain, and a 6-speed manually-shiftable 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 Hyundai Sonata and Nissan Altima are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The base sticker price of the Hyundai Sonata Limited 2.0T trim is $34,350. The features would cost an additional $240. Including the destination charge of $835, the total price of this trim is $35,425.

The base sticker price of the Nissan Altima 3.5 SL trim is $32,690. The features would cost an additional $2,160. Including the destination charge of $885, the total price of this trim is $35,735.

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 Hyundai Sonata 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 Hyundai Sonata 4dr Sedan has a turbocharged 245hp 2.0L I4 engine, a FWD drivetrain, and a 6-speed manually-shiftable 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 Hyundai Sonata and Nissan Altima are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The invoice of the Hyundai Sonata Limited 2.0T trim is $32,188. The features would cost an additional $192. Including the destination charge of $835, the total price of this trim is $33,215.

The invoice of the Nissan Altima 3.5 SL trim is $30,453. The features would cost an additional $1,839. Including the destination charge of $885, the total price of this trim is $33,177.

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 Hyundai Sonata trims is 3. The feature adjusted price of the Nissan Altima trims is 3. 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: Hyundai Sonata vs. Nissan Altima

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Hyundai Sonata Limited 2.0T
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: $2,345
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: $1,870
Model Year20172017
ModelSonataAltima
TrimLimited 2.0T3.5 SL
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Engine245hp I4270hp V6
TransmissionT6CVT-7
DrivetrainFWDFWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)22/31 MPG22/32 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers)400, 9?, 9
Tire (rear if not all the same)235/45-18235/45-18
Total Price$35,425$35,735
Adjustments for Features-2,0350
Feature-Adjusted Total Price$33,390$35,735
Total Invoice$33,215$33,177
Adjustments for Features-1,9080
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice$31,307$33,177

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Features Comparison: Hyundai Sonata vs. Nissan Altima

Model Year20172017
ModelSonataAltima
TrimLimited 2.0T3.5 SL
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Transmission and Drivetrain 
6-speed manually-shiftable automatic$1100 
7-speed manually-shiftable CVT $1100
FWD$0$0
Accessories 
Adaptive cruise control $750
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed$1000 
Heated steering wheel $100
Proximity trunk or liftgate opener$125 
Remote app$25 
Remote start $150
Remote window/roof operation $15
Sunshades, second row$125 
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
Active or whiplash-reducing head restraints, front seats$0 
Automatic braking, low-speed$200 
Forward collision warning$200 
Knee airbag, driver$100 
Lane departure warning system$200 
Obstacle detection, front $200
Predictive forward collision warning $250
Rollover sensor$50 
Torque vectoring, brake-based $100
Vehicle health reports$0 
Climate Control and Infotainment 
Android Auto support$0 
Apple CarPlay support$0 
HD radio$50 
Siri Eyes Free support $0
SMS text-to-speech reader $50
Surround sound$250 
Telematics service, such as OnStar $300
Telematics service, such as OnStar, with navigation$325 
Exterior 
Panoramic sunroof$1200 
Sunroof $900
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Auto-dimming headlights$200 
Fog lights $125
LED headlights, single projector or low beam only $750
Steering-linked headlights$150 
Xenon HID headlights$500 
Seats and Interior Trim 
Cooled or ventilated front seats$300 
Door sill trim plates$100 
Heated second row seats$200 
Illuminated door sill trim plates $200
Memory system, driver seat$200 
Metal pedals$75 
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, driver seat$150 
Power height adjuster, passenger seat$100 
Power lumbar adjuster, driver seat $100
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Electronic systems calibration selector$200 
Performance steering system (optional)$0 
Sport suspension (upgrade)$0 
Total Value of Features$7,125$5,090
Value of Feature Adjustments$2,035$0
Value of Feature Adjustments-1,9080

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Specifications Comparison: Hyundai Sonata vs. Nissan Altima

Model Year20172017
ModelSonataAltima
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Wheelbase110.4 in109.3 in
Length191.1 in191.9 in
Width73.4 in72.0 in
Height58.1 in57.8 in
Curb Weight3,492 lb.3,412 lb.
Fuel Capacity18.5 gal.18.0 gal.
Row 1 Headroom40.4 in40.0 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room57.9 in56.4 in
Row 1 Hip Room55.3 in54.0 in
Row 1 Legroom45.5 in45.0 in
Row 2 Headroom38.0 in37.1 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room56.5 in56.4 in
Row 2 Hip Room56.1 in52.1 in
Row 2 Legroom35.6 in36.1 in
Cargo Volume16.3 ft315.4 ft3

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Option Package Details
Nissan Altima 3.5 SL

Floor mats
FeatureValueRequested?
Floor mats75Yes
Cargo mat40Yes
Total Requested115100%
Total Not Requested00%
Technology Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Adaptive cruise control500Yes
Telematics service, such as OnStar300Yes
Automatic braking, high-speed or partial200Yes
Predictive forward collision warning250Yes
Total Requested1250100%
Total Not Requested00%

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