Car quick pick



My car fleet

No cars selected
Nissan logo

Nissan Altima

(1996 model)

Brief specs of 1996 Nissan Altima

4-door 5-seater sedan (saloon), petrol (gasoline) 4-cylinder 16-valve straight (inline) engine, DOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam), 2389 cm3 / 145.8 cu in / 145.8 cu in, 111.9 kW / 150.1 hp / 150.1 hp @ 5600 rpm / 5600 rpm / 5600 rpm, 209.0 N·m / 154.2 lb·ft / 154.2 lb·ft @ 4400 rpm / 4400 rpm / 4400 rpm, manual 5-speed transmission, front wheel drive

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)NissanIssued from1996
ModelAltimaIssued until
SerieAltimaNumber made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerNissan Motor Co. Ltd.CountryJP,UK

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors4
Bodywork typesedan (saloon)Number of seats5
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)
Passenger space (volume)Max. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length4585 mm / 180.5 in / 180.5 inTotal (curb) weight1294 kg / 2853 lb / 2853 lb
Width1704 mm / 67.1 in / 67.1 inDry weight
Height1420 mm / 55.9 in / 55.9 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2619 mm / 103.1 in / 103.1 inGross (max.) weight
Track front1466 mm / 57.7 in / 57.7 inTowing weight
Track rear1455 mm / 57.3 in / 57.3 inWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearanceFuel capacity60 l / 13.2 UK gal / 15.9 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.75  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)Frontal area (A)2.06 m2 / 22.1 sq ft / 22.1 sq ft (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)

Engine

Engine CodeTotal number of cylinders4
Engine Typestraight (inline) Total number of valves16
Engine ManufacturerNissanValves per cylinder4
Engine constructionBore89.0 mm / 3.50 in / 3.50 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke96.0 mm / 3.78 in / 3.78 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio0.93
Fuel supplyEngine displacement2389 cm3 / 145.8 cu in / 145.8 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity597.25 cm3/cylinder / 36.446 cu in/cylinder / 36.446 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignDOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam)Compression ratio
SumpMax. output power111.9 kW / 150.1 hp / 150.1 hp at 5600 rpm / 5600 rpm / 5600 rpm
AspirationnaturalMax. torque209.0 N·m / 154.2 lb·ft / 154.2 lb·ft at 4400 rpm / 4400 rpm / 4400 rpm
Compressor typeN/AMaximum rpm
IntercoolernoMax. net output (power at the wheels)44.8 kW / 60.0 hp / 60.0 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output46.8 kW/l / 1.029 bhp/cu in / 1.029 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converteryesSpecific torque87.5 N·m/l / 0.77 lb·ft/cu in / 0.77 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typemanualNumber of gears5
Wheel drivefront wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio
  Final gear (drive) ratio

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio115.9 kW/ton / 87.8 bhp/ton / 87.8 bhp/ton
Acceleration 0-100 km/hFuel consumption, City (urban)
Acceleration 0-100 mph (160 km/h)Fuel consumption, Road (extra-urban)
Acceleration 80-120 km/h (50-70 mph) in topFuel consumption, Mixed (combined)
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions
  Range

Chassis

Engine locationfrontEngine alignmenttransverse
SteeringSteering details
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle
Suspension frontIndependent, MacPherson strut, Coil springsSuspension rearIndependent, MacPherson strut, Coil springs
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres frontTyres rear
Brakes frontventilated discBrakes reardrum
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsservo-assistedBraked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Nissan Altima

Infobox

10 Great Tips How To Save On Car Insurance

Here’s something to stop and consider: When’s the last time you devoted mental energy to the particulars of your auto insurance policy? Did you basically set it and forget it?

It’s incredibly easy to let that happen — and if it has happened in your case, it might be high time to refresh your memory on just where your policy stands. You may be able to take a bite out of your insurance bill with a minimal amount of effort.

These quick tips can help you see whether you can save a little – or a lot.

    (...)

    Read more...

 
TOPlist