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Nissan Altima 2.4 16V

(1998 model)

Brief specs of 1998 Nissan Altima 2.4 16V

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, 112.0 kW / 150.2 hp / 150.2 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, automatic 4-speed transmission, front wheel drive, 180 km/h / 112 mph / 112 mph top speed

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)NissanIssued from1998
ModelAltima 2.4 16VIssued until2002
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

Length4660 mm / 183.5 in / 183.5 inTotal (curb) weight1300 kg / 2866 lb / 2866 lb
Width1760 mm / 69.3 in / 69.3 inDry weight
Height1420 mm / 55.9 in / 55.9 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2620 mm / 103.1 in / 103.1 inGross (max.) weight
Track front1510 mm / 59.4 in / 59.4 inTowing weight
Track rear1500 mm / 59.1 in / 59.1 inWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearance100 mm / 3.9 in / 3.9 inFuel capacity
Length/wheelbase ratio1.7786259541985  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)Frontal area (A)2.12 m2 / 22.9 sq ft / 22.9 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 ManufacturerValves 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 ratio0.92708333333333
Fuel supplyDistributed injectionEngine displacement2389 cm3 / 145.8 cu in / 145.8 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity597.23 cm3/cylinder / 36.445 cu in/cylinder / 36.445 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignDOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam)Compression ratio9.2 : 1
SumpMax. output power112.0 kW / 150.2 hp / 150.2 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 typeMaximum rpm
IntercoolerMax. net output (power at the wheels)54.2 kW / 72.7 hp / 72.7 hp (est.)
CoolantSpecific output46.9 kW/l / 1.030 bhp/cu in / 1.030 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converterSpecific torque87.5 N·m/l / 0.77 lb·ft/cu in / 0.77 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typeautomaticNumber of gears4
Wheel drivefront wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio
  Final gear (drive) ratio

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed180 km/h / 112 mph / 112 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio
Acceleration 0-100 km/h9.00 s / 9.00 s / 9.00 sFuel consumption, City (urban)11.8 l/100km / 23.9 mpg-UK / 19.9 mpg-US
Acceleration 0-100 mph (160 km/h)Fuel consumption, Road (extra-urban)9.1 l/100km / 31.0 mpg-UK / 25.8 mpg-US
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 frontSuspension rear
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres front195/65 R15Tyres rear195/65 R15
Brakes frontventilated discBrakes reardisc
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsBraked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Nissan Altima 2.4 16V

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