Nissan Altima Torque Specs

by Martin Woodfield

Developed and manufactured by the Nissan Motor Company, the Altima was first released in the United States in 1993. A competitor to Honda's Accord and Toyota's Camry, the Altima was available for purchase in coupe and sedan styles, and with a hybrid engine. The most recent version of the Altima was the 2011 series, with torque specifications varying over four models.

2.5 and 2.5 S Coupe and Sedan Models

The 2.5 and 2.5 S model Altimas were both outfitted with a 2.5-liter, 16-valve, four-cylinder engine capable of producing 180 ft.-lb. of torque at 3,900 rpm.

3.5 SR Coupe and Sedan Model

The 3.5 SR model Altima had a 3.5-liter, 24-valve, V6 engine capable of 258 ft.-lb. of torque at 4,400 rpm.

Hybrid Model

The hybrid Altima model had a 2.5-liter, 16-valve, four-cylinder engine that produced 162 ft.-lb. of torque between 2,800 and 4,800 rpm.

About the Author

Working out of the Pacific Northwest, Martin Woodfield has been writing professionally since 2000. Woodfield regularly covers health, politics and social issues. His work has appeared in "Mad Magazine" and "McSweeneys." He is a featured contributor for StudiousBison. Woodfield has a Bachelor of Arts in film studies from the University of California, Santa Barbara.

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