When driving a Nissan, one has no problem getting from Point A to Point B. Whether the engine is subtle but strong or fuel-efficient yet fun, Nissan cars are known for being reliable. In other words, Nissan cars and their engines always meet the needs of their owners. That said, it should come as no surprise that the 2019 Nissan Altima engine specs and power ratings continue this legacy of consistent, outstanding performance. Keep on reading to learn more about the engine specs and power ratings for the 2019 Nissan Altima!
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New Standard Engine in the 2019 Altima
Debuting in the 2019 production year, all Nissan Altima models will come with a standard 2.5-liter DOHC inline 4-cylinder direct injection engine that earns 188 horsepower and 180 pound-feet of torque. Both of these ratings are significant improvements over the preceding standard engine (179 horsepower and 177 pound-feet of torque). This is a good base engine, but the true showstopper is just around the corner.
The Revolutionary VC-Turbo Engine
Introducing the world’s first-ever production-ready Variable Compression Turbo (VC-Turbo) engine. After more than 20 years in development, Nissan engineers have completed the first line of VC-Turbo engines and they are ready to ship out worldwide. Available to 2019 Altima SR and Platinum models, the era of the VC-Turbo engine is on the horizon, and it is a truly exciting horizon at that. The foundation for this fun-filled driving experience begins with the engine’s power ratings of 248 horsepower and 273 pound-feet of torque. Again, this is only the beginning. To get the full story on this revolutionary engine, check out the video below!
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