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Nissan Altima vs VW Jetta

By Autolist Staff | May 29, 2019

2019 Nissan Altima

2018 Volkswagen Jetta

Our User's Take

What owners think


100%

Would Buy Again

2 Ratings

100%

Would Buy Again

3 Ratings

Cost of Ownership

2019 Nissan Altima

2018 Volkswagen Jetta

Annual Fuel Costs

$1,367
15k miles at $2.642/gal
$1,468
15k miles at $2.642/gal
Fuel Economy

25 mpg (miles per gallon)
City
24 mpg (miles per gallon)
City
34 mpg (miles per gallon)
Highway
33 mpg (miles per gallon)
Highway

Safety

2019 Nissan Altima

2018 Volkswagen Jetta

NHTSA Crash Test Results

Overall
5 stars
Overall
Safety Features

Standard
Autonomous Braking
Available
Autonomous Braking
Standard
Blind-Spot Warnings
Available
Blind-Spot Warnings
Standard
Adaptive Cruise Control
Standard
Adaptive Cruise Control
Standard
Lane-Keep Assist
-
Lane-Keep Assist
Standard
Cross-Traffic Alert
Available
Cross-Traffic Alert

Interior

2019 Nissan Altima

2018 Volkswagen Jetta

Interior Features

Standard
Leather
Available
Leather
Standard
Moonroof
Available
Moonroof
Standard
Heated Seats
Available
Heated Seats
Standard
Keyless Entry
Available
Keyless Entry
Standard
Climate Control
Available
Climate Control
Technology

Standard
Apple Carplay
Available
Apple Carplay
Standard
Android Auto
Available
Android Auto
Standard
Satellite Radio
Available
Satellite Radio
Standard
Bluetooth
Standard
Bluetooth
Standard
Navigation System
Available
Navigation System

Under the Hood

2019 Nissan Altima

2018 Volkswagen Jetta

Powertrain

Transmission
5-Speed Manual
Transmission
FWD
Drivetrain
FWD
Drivetrain
Drivetrain

N/A
Horsepower
150+ HP @ 5000 RPM
Horsepower
N/A
Torque
184+ lb-ft @ 1400 RPM
Torque
N/A
Cylinders
I4
Cylinders