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2020 Toyota Camry

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2020 Nissan Altima

2020 Toyota Camry vs. Nissan Altima

2020 Toyota Camry


2020 Nissan Altima
$24,425 MSRP*

Starting Price

$24,100 MSRP


2.5L 4-Cylinder

Base Engine

2.5L 4-Cylinder
29/41 mpg**

Base Fuel Economy (city/highway)

28/39 mpg


Electronically controlled Continuously Variable (ECVT)


Continuously Variable Valve Timing Control System (CVTCS)

If you want a midsize sedan with plenty of power and technology, then you’ve probably started comparing the 2020 Toyota Camry vs. Nissan Altima. These two vehicles are some of the most popular in the Reading and Wyomissing area, but which is the better buy? Given its phenomenal specs and cutting-edge features, the 2020 Toyota Camry is the clear winner. Check out the evidence for yourself and start planning your test drive in Sinking Spring!

Altima vs. Camry: Interior

Between the Toyota Camry vs. Nissan Altima, it’s the Camry that has the plusher cabin. The Camry is exceptionally well designed to maximize comfort for each individual, including standard lumbar support for the driver and extra legroom for rear-seat passengers. And while both the Altima and Camry can be customized with different seating and upholstery choices, the base Camry has incredible model options even at the base model – including more points of adjustment for the passenger seat in the Camry L.

Altima vs. Camry: Performance

Do you want a little extra pep in your Lancaster morning commute? The Toyota Camry has more powerful and efficient engine options. 

  • Power: The Altima maxes out at 188-hp, while the Camry can produce 203 hp with exceptional acceleration! 
  • Efficiency: The Camry has higher fuel economy figures with 29 mpg city and 41 mpg highway** compared to just 28 mpg city and 39 mpg highway for the Altima.
  • Versatility: The Camry offers a Hybrid option for eco-minded drivers, while the Altima Hybrid has long been discontinued.

Altima vs. Camry: Safety

Finally, which is the safer vehicle between the Toyota Camry vs. Nissan Altima? While Nissan offers its own suite of safety features, it’s tough to beat Toyota’s exclusive Toyota Safety Sense™ bundle with technology like:

  • Pre-Collision System with Pedestrian Detection
  • Dynamic Radar Cruise Control (DRCC) or Full-Speed Range DRCC
  • Lane Departure Alert
  • Automatic High Beams
  • And more!

Take a Test Drive with Performance Toyota

You’ve read all about the differences between the Toyota Camry vs. Nissan Altima, so are you ready to find your next car? Feel free to contact us at Performance Toyota with any questions about your options, and we’ll help you find just the right match for your needs. And if you can’t wait to start shopping, you don’t even need to visit our dealership in Sinking Spring! Shop online with our Express Car Buying feature with virtual assistance, instant savings, at-home test drives, and even home delivery!

*MSRP excludes the Delivery, Processing, and Handling Fee of $955 for Cars (Yaris, Yaris iA, 86, Corolla, Corolla HB, Camry, Camry HV, Prius LB, Prius c, Prius Prime, Mirai, Avalon, Avalon HV), $1,120 for Small/Medium Trucks, SUVs and Van (C-HR, RAV4, RAV4 HV, Highlander, Highlander HV, 4Runner, Sienna, Tacoma), $1,325 for Large SUVs (Sequoia, Land Cruiser), and $1,595 for Large Truck (Tundra). (Historically, vehicle manufacturers and distributors have charged a separate fee for processing, handling and delivering vehicles to dealerships. Toyota’s charge for these services is called the “Delivery, Processing and Handling Fee” and is based on the value of the processing, handling and delivery services Toyota provides as well as Toyota’s overall pricing structure. Toyota may make a profit on the Delivery, Processing and Handling Fee.) Excludes taxes, license, title and available or regionally required equipment. The Delivery, Processing and Handling Fee in AL, AR, FL, GA, LA, MS, NC, OK, SC and TX will be higher. The published prices do not apply to Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Actual dealer price will vary.
**Based on EPA estimates. Actual mileage may vary.

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