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Review of 2008 Nissan Altima Coupe

2008 Nissan Altima CoupeThe 2008 Nissan Altima Coupe comes with either a 170-hp, 2.5-liter 4-cylinder engine or the 3.5-liter VQ V6 rated at 270 horsepower and 258 ft-lbs. of torque, both available with either an Xtronic CVT or 6-speed manual.  Dimensionally, the Altima Coupe rides on a 105.3-inch wheelbase, a full 4.0 inches shorter than the Sedan. Overall length is 182.5 inches – 7.1 inches less than the Sedan. The Coupe also has a lower profile – at 55.3 inches it is 2.5 inches shorter than the Sedan. In terms of major body panels, the two cars share only a common hood, with all other panels, grille, headlights and rear combination lights unique to the Altima Coupe.

Drivers that are interested about the interior of a vehicle will not be disappointed in the least bit from the Nissan Altime Coupe. This is because there is a certain amount of spunk yet elegance that is included with the interior of this vehicle. For those that are looking for a streamlined look of cleanliness and functionality, there are many who will come to appreciate the Coupe for what is has to offer. All of the controls that are inside are easy to locate. There can be an interior cd player that is installed in the Coupe, as well as a docking station for an ipod, if need be. There are also the driver that will come to appreciate the nice grip on the comfortable steering wheel, which makes for a pleasurable drive. The gear shaft is also easy to locate, and it has been stated that shifting into gear is not at all difficult on this vehicle. The downside of the coupe is that there is less headroom that is available in the vehicle, since it is known to be more of a sports car than anything else. This can be trouble for those that are tall, or just may prefer that there is more head room that is made available while they are driving. Drivers may also complain about how stiff the seats are, as they are extra firm, while others may appreciate the lumbar support that the chairs have to offer.

This two-door car is known to be quite cute, and will make many heads turn. For those that are looking for a sport-like vehicle, but with the extra space of a normal vehicle, then the 2008 Nissan Altima Coupe is the vehicle for them. The small trunk space that is available with the car can be compensated for with the rear seats that will fold down, making much more room available for hauling items, such as groceries. The two door features are sure to make heads turn, as there will be many who are looking for a sports-like car with the Altima.

Searching for the right car that will be known to be of great comfort and make heads turn is often what many car owners are looking for. There are so many drivers that will look for a brand new vehicle that is available on the market, and the 2008 Nissan Altima Coupe is quickly becoming the one. Selecting a vehicle such as this often tells others that the driver is laid back and yet sophisticated at the same time. The vehicle, which is being offered for around $25,000, is a great price for all of the beauty and amenities that are included in the car. Nissan expects this vehicle to be one of their best selling ones to date, and already have thousands of cars that have been ordered. Due to the popularity that Nissan has had in the past with their Altimas, the 2008 release of the vehicle is expected to do exceptionally well, and is sure to be some of the best vehicles that are currently available on the market today.

By JSC Editor

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