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2021 Nissan Altima vs. 2021 Toyota Corolla Review

New 2021 Nissan Altima

2021 Nissan
Altima

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New 2021 Toyota Corolla

2021 Toyota
Corolla

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MSRP*
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$24,300 to $34,100
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$19,925 to $28,210
Invoice* $22,650 to $31,764 $18,830 to $26,119
MPG - City 25 - 28 29 - 31
MPG - Hwy 34 - 39 36 - 40
Engine(s) Inline-4 Inline-4
Seating Capacity 5 5
Basic Warranty 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** ***** Not Tested
Frontal Crash Rating** **** Not Tested
Side Crash Rating** ***** Not Tested

**Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries.

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Convenience
The Nissan Altima will require fewer stops at the gas station than the Toyota Corolla, making it more convenient to drive.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). The Nissan Altima is somewhat more expensive than the Toyota Corolla. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. In this case, the Nissan Altima will cost less to deliver to the dealership than the Toyota Corolla.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Nissan Altima is somewhat more powerful than the Toyota Corolla.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Nissan Altima and the Toyota Corolla.

Warranty
The Nissan Altima comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Toyota Corolla.