Altima Hybrid — the first hybrid car Nissan, created by the Toyota technology. This car is equipped with petrol engine volume of 2.5 liters and an electric motor with power of 30 kW, with a torque of 270 Nm. The total rated power is 198 HP (148 kW).
There are nickel-metal-hydride batteries of 244 V, fuel consumption of 6.7 l/km in the city and 7.1 l/km on highway. The fuel tank capacity is 75 liters. The car's range on one filling is about 1100 km. the Altima Hybrid will be sold in 8 States of the USA.
Sales began in early 2007, Nissan plans to produce annually 40 000 Altima Hybrid at its plant in the United States. The third generation of Altima sedans with Nissan Altima headlights, that is enjoying well-deserved popularity for a good combination of properties and prices in the US, established on a universal platform of Nissan D-type and is the North American version of Nissan Teana.