2018 Chevy Impala Compare


2018 Nissan Altima Compare


Chevrolet Impala vs. Nissan Altima

Between the Chevy Impala vs. Nissan Altima, which sedan is the better buy? The Chevy Impala is our clear winner for its outstanding safety features and stronger performance specs. The Nissan Altima just can’t keep up with the busy Cincinnati driver! Take a look at our Nissan vs. Chevy comparison, and then contact Tom Gill Chevy to get behind the wheel. We’re located in Florence, near Covington.


Between Nissan vs. Chevy, the Chevy Impala is equipped with quite a few safety features that aren’t available on the Nissan Altima at all. For example, Chevy offers an optional Lane Departure Warning to prevent lane drifting and a “limp home system” in case of engine coolant loss. Plus, the Impala has power child safety locks instead of the manual locks offered on the Nissan. Overall, the Chevy Impala specs are just better.

Chevy Impala


Nissan Altima

Power Child Safety Locks

Not Available (manual only)

Lane Departure Warning

Not Available

Limp Home System

Not Available


How do the Chevy Impala vs. Nissan Altima stack up in terms of performance? The Chevy Impala specs win yet again. The base engine may be similar on both models, but the Impala packs in nearly 20 additional hp and 14 additional lb-ft of torque. If you compare the optional V6 engines, the Impala still produces more horsepower with 305 hp compared to just 270 hp on the Altima. No matter which trim you select from the Chevy Impala inventory, the Impala has the better performance overall.

Chevy Impala


Nissan Altima
2.5L 4-Cylinder

Standard Engine

2.5L 4-Cylinder
197 hp


179 hp
191 lb-ft


177 lb-ft

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