The Best Mid-Size Sedan

America loves it some mid-size sedans. Wagons might be more practical and crossovers are now outselling the humble four-door, but mid-sizers remain the chariot of choice for a massive swath of the population. Nearly every automaker offers one and each comes in dozens of flavors, so how do you pick the best? We’re… » 3/23/15 12:00pm 3/23/15 12:00pm

Georgia Spending At Least $24,500-Per-Job To Get Mercedes To Leave NJ

This is The Morning Shift, our one-stop daily roundup of all the auto news that's actually important — all in one place every weekday morning. Or, you could spend all day waiting for other sites to parse it out to you one story at a time. Isn't your time more important? » 1/19/15 9:42am 1/19/15 9:42am

Nissan Wants Its V8 Supercar Altimas To Look More Like The Real Deal

So, Michael Caruso's car is belching smoke like a QR25DE with a blown head gasket. A+, guys, as a former Altima driver, I can confirm that this looks very realistic, not to mention familiar. » 12/08/14 8:20pm 12/08/14 8:20pm

Watch Nissan Prove That You Can Really Excite People With An Altima

Not wanting to let the Altima get such a bland image as the rival Toyota Camry, Nissan seems eager to prove that you can surprise people with their car's performance. In this video, people think they're getting into a racing version of the Altima. » 5/02/14 10:00pm 5/02/14 10:00pm

What's The Worst Beater You've Ever Had?

Y'know, I have a hard time thinking of Raphael's car as a hunk of crap. Yeah, it's old, smelly and breaks in amusing ways, but it's at least an awesome aircooled Volkswagen. Those are easy to fix! That's not even fair. I had a deceptively shiny car that sucked at being a car. Get off my lawn. » 1/24/14 4:20pm 1/24/14 4:20pm

What Are The Unpopular Cars You See Everywhere?

From what Nissan would like us to believe, the Altima Coupe will not be missed. It’s done after 2013, likely because no one bought it. Which is odd, because I keep seeing them everywhere. » 9/15/13 4:00pm 9/15/13 4:00pm

Nissan Gives Up On The Altima Coupe

Apparently even Nissan got bored of the Altima coupe. The car didn't change at all for the 2013 model year, and Wards Auto reports it's off the 2014 lineup. » 7/17/13 10:44am 7/17/13 10:44am

Man Drives Car Into Ocean While Screaming "This Is My Beach"

An unidentified driver with an unknown motive drove their Nissan Altima over a California beach and directly into the ocean Friday afternoon. » 7/08/12 4:10pm 7/08/12 4:10pm

The 2013 Nissan Altima: Now With More Squiggles

Automakers dictate that you have to be punished with a boring car if you want a midsize sedan. Nissan has done everything they could do to interest you with a lighter, more efficient 2013 Nissan Altima. Well, everything but change anything important. » 4/04/12 2:00pm 4/04/12 2:00pm

2013 Nissan Altima: Even NASA Seats Can't Make It Cool

This is the internet, so I'm sure there's someone out there waiting breathlessly for the reveal of the new 2013 Nissan Altima, in the same way I'm sure there's someone out there who gets sexually aroused by crown moldings. » 4/03/12 2:30pm 4/03/12 2:30pm

2013 Nissan Altima: This Is Its Roof

Carmakers are apparently convinced that short "sneak previews" of new products are sexy and attention-grabbing instead of asinine and pointless. But here we are, writing up the 2013 Nissan Altima. » 3/01/12 4:30pm 3/01/12 4:30pm

This Is The Absolute Worst Way To Transport A Ladder

This Nissan driver is trying to carry a ladder in the back seat of his family-size Altima. The car is just under six feet wide. The ladder is longer than that. Significantly longer. » 2/21/12 2:30pm 2/21/12 2:30pm

The 2013 Nissan Altima Looks Beefy

A Jalopnik reader spotted this super-secret 2013 Nissan Altima mule near his office and managed to get a snapshot of its meaty proportions. With funky wheels and big-bore exhausts, it's possible the aging Altima could once again make the mid-size market more interesting. » 2/06/12 1:30pm 2/06/12 1:30pm

2010 Nissan Altima: Maxima-ized, For Your Pleasure

The 2010 Nissan Altima may look a bit more like the new Maxima, but it's still the same old Altima underneath, albeit with a slightly tweaked interior, new electronics and a $19,900 starting price. » 9/30/09 5:20pm 9/30/09 5:20pm

2010 Nissan Altima More Like A Maxima

The 2010 Nissan Altima is getting teased with this shot of its new headlamps and more Maxima-esque hood. We don't suggest holding your breath until the full unveil on 30 September. » 9/21/09 2:45pm 9/21/09 2:45pm

Top Ten Best Selling Cars: May 2009

Parsing the sales numbers from May, the boys at Cars.com put together this month's list of the top ten best selling cars. They found lower gas prices increase U.S. sales of trucks and SUVs. America! Truck yeah! » 6/03/09 9:00am 6/03/09 9:00am

New Pricing Of $9,990 Makes 2009 Nissan Versa Cheapest New Car In USA

In response to the Financiapocalypse » 10/31/08 12:15pm 10/31/08 12:15pm, Nissan is offering 0% financing on five of their vehicles. Most interesting, and seemingly lost in the saved-by-zerogasm, is news of a lower-priced version of the 2009 Nissan Versa Sedan that, at an MSRP of $9,990, will be the cheapest new car in the USA. Source: (subs.…