When you are in the market for a new vehicle, it is important to weigh your options and do research to determine which model is right for you. It can be particularly difficult when you are looking at so many similar models, which is why doing comparisons can be so helpful. Comparisons allow you to put those similar models up side by side to see which one offers more of the features and capabilities that you are looking for. This comparison looks at the base models of the 2017 Chrysler 300 vs 2017 Nissan Altima.
While the Altima has slightly higher fuel economy numbers, the Chrysler 300 provides more power, comfort and convenience features, making it the better choice overall. The Chrysler 300 has standard features like heated front seats, cruise control, a cabin air filter, knee protection airbags for the driver, daytime running lights and LED brake lights, all of which are not available on the base trim of the Nissan Altima. Let's take a closer look at some of the key differences between these two models.
|2017 Chrysler 300||vs||2017 Nissan Altima|
|3.6-liter V6||Engine||2.5-liter I4|
|292 Horsepower||Horsepower||179 Horsepower|
|8-speed automatic w/OD and auto-manual||Transmission||2-speed Continuously Variable Transmission w/OD|
|Rear-Wheel Drive||Drivetrain||Front-Wheel Drive|
The Chrysler 300 has an auto-dimming day/night rearview mirror, dual-zone front automatic climate control, heated side mirrors and 106 cubic feet of passenger volume compared to the Altima's 102 cubic feet. The 300 also has available features like parking assist, Blind Spot Monitoring System, front fog lights, a sunroof and remote starting system.
If you are interested in the 2017 Chrysler 300, you can browse our inventory and set up a test drive online before you come in to check it out at the dealership! We hope to see you soon here at Palmen Motors!