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Nissan Altima Specs at TrueDelta: Powertrains and tires by trim level (2006)

How powerful is the engine? How much room is in the back seat? Get the 2006 Nissan Altima specs.

2006 Nissan Altima Specs - Exterior and Interior Dimensions

Body 4dr Sedan
Wheelbase 110.2 in
Length 192.3 in
Width 70.4 in
Height 57.9 in
Curb Weight 3090 lb.
Fuel Capacity 20.0 gal.
Headroom, Row 1 40.8 in
Shoulder Room, Row 1 56.3 in
Hip Room, Row 1 53.0 in
Legroom, Row 1 43.9 in
Headroom, Row 2 37.6 in
Shoulder Room, Row 2 56.0 in
Hip Room, Row 2 54.5 in
Legroom, Row 2 36.4 in
Total Legroom 80.3 in (over 2 rows)
Cargo Volume 15.6 ft3

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What Our Members Are Saying about the Seat Room and Comfort of the 2006 Nissan Altima

2006 Nissan Altima Seat Room and Comfort: Pros
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2007 4dr Sedan 158-horsepower 2.5L I4 Hybrid
CVT FWD
People who get into the back seat rant and rave about how much room they have, even with my seat all the way back. see full Nissan Altima review
2005 4dr Sedan 175-horsepower 2.5L I4
4-speed automatic FWD
Big accommodating backseat. see full Nissan Altima review
2006 Nissan Altima Seat Room and Comfort: Cons
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2007 4dr Sedan 175-horsepower 2.5L I4
6-speed shiftable CVT FWD
Cramp for a midsized sedan. see full Nissan Altima review
2007 4dr Sedan 270-horsepower 3.5L V6
6-speed shiftable CVT FWD
front seat squirm!!!! many people have it and it annoys me. see full Nissan Altima review
 

2006 Nissan Altima 4-door Sedan Specs - Powertrains and Tire Sizes

Trim 2.5 2.5 S 2.5 SL 3.5 SE 3.5 SL SE-R
Standard Engine 2.5L I4
DOHC-4v
175 hp@6000
180 lb-ft@4000
2.5L I4
DOHC-4v
175 hp@6000
180 lb-ft@4000
2.5L I4
DOHC-4v
175 hp@6000
180 lb-ft@4000
3.5L V6
DOHC-4v
250 hp@5800
249 lb-ft@4400
3.5L V6
DOHC-4v
250 hp@5800
249 lb-ft@4400
3.5L V6
DOHC-4v
260 hp@5800
251 lb-ft@4400
Standard Transmission5-speed manual5-speed manual4-speed automatic5-speed manual5-speed manually-shiftable automatic6-speed manual
Optional Transmission(s) 4-speed automatic 5-speed manually-shiftable automatic 5-speed manually-shiftable automatic
Standard DrivetrainFWDFWDFWDFWDFWDFWD
Standard Tires215/60R16 tires215/60R16 tires215/60R16 tires215/55VR17 tires215/60R16 tires225/45WR18 tires
Optional Tires   215/55HR17 tires  

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What Our Members Are Saying about the Powertrain of the 2006 Nissan Altima

2006 Nissan Altima Powertrain: Pros
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2007 4dr Sedan 270-horsepower 3.5L V6
6-speed shiftable CVT FWD
Quick, excellent acceleration, manual cvt mode very near approximates stick see full Nissan Altima review
2007 4dr Sedan 270-horsepower 3.5L V6
6-speed shiftable CVT FWD
CVT is the best; good fuel economy, very smooth (especially downshifting), power right when you want it see full Nissan Altima review
2007 4dr Sedan 175-horsepower 2.5L I4
6-speed shiftable CVT FWD
Plenty of go go when called on see full Nissan Altima review
2007 4dr Sedan 175-horsepower 2.5L I4
6-speed shiftable CVT FWD
Smooth I-4, relatively powerful for a smaller engine, CVT is very refined see full Nissan Altima review
2007 4dr Sedan 270-horsepower 3.5L V6
6-speed manual FWD
Extremely strong performance from the 3.5l VQ motor. Excellent combination of low end pull (low speed cornders can be taken in 3rd gear) and top end rush. 30 mp cruising in 6th gear on the highway. see full Nissan Altima review
2007 4dr Sedan 175-horsepower 2.5L I4
6-speed shiftable CVT FWD
Terrific pickup, both from a complete stop and at highway speeds. see full Nissan Altima review
2007 4dr Sedan 270-horsepower 3.5L V6
6-speed shiftable CVT FWD
270HP CVT V6 is best option in mid size family sedan when compared to Accord, Camry, Focus, Milan, Sonata. see full Nissan Altima review
2007 4dr Sedan 270-horsepower 3.5L V6
6-speed shiftable CVT FWD
Smoother, faster, easier to control see full Nissan Altima review
2007 4dr Sedan 270-horsepower 3.5L V6
6-speed shiftable CVT FWD
Quick, Smooth, Crisp see full Nissan Altima review
2007 4dr Sedan 270-horsepower 3.5L V6
6-speed shiftable CVT FWD
Everything about the V-6 and CVT seems effortless, and it has plenty of power when you need it. The fuel economy is very respectable for a car this size with this much power. see full Nissan Altima review
2006 Nissan Altima Powertrain: Cons
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2007 4dr Sedan 175-horsepower 2.5L I4
6-speed shiftable CVT FWD
Not enough power for almost 4000lb car! V6 should be standard. see full Nissan Altima review
 

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2006 Nissan Altima MSRP and Invoice Prices

Body Trim Base Price Invoice Destination
4dr Sedan 2.5 17,750 17,343 605
4dr Sedan 2.5 S 19,600 18,331 605
4dr Sedan 2.5 SL 23,950 22,299 605
4dr Sedan 3.5 SE 23,600 21,826 605
4dr Sedan 3.5 SL 27,400 25,340 605
4dr Sedan SE-R 29,650 27,421 605

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