Nissan moves Altima into the mainstream

Rechtin, Mark
April 2001
Automotive News;4/16/2001, Vol. 75 Issue 5925, p42
Trade Publication
Reports on Nissan Motor Co.'s introduction of a redesigned Altima automobile that is meant to compete directly with the Toyota Camry and Honda Accord. Choice of two engines; Independent rear suspension; Sharply creased character lines and tall rear deck.


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