2020 Nissan Altima vs 2020 Toyota Camry

Trying to find the right midsize sedan for your driving needs? Looking for a luxurious feel and a modern design? Here at Sheehy Nissan of Waldorf, we have put together our 2020 Nissan Altima vs 2020 Toyota Camry comparison. There, we explore the differences between these two rivals along with the benefits of driving one over the other.

2020 Nissan Altima


2020 Toyota Camry

2.5L Engine with 188 Horsepower and 180 Lb-Ft of Torque

2.0L VC-Turbo™ Engine with 236 Horsepower and 267 Lb-Ft of Torque
Engine Options

2.5L Engine with 203 Horsepower and 184 Lb-Ft of Torque

3.5L V6 with 301 Horsepower and 267 Lb-Ft of Torque
Available Driver Memory Seats Not Available
Standard Proximity Key Available
15.4 Cubic Feet Trunk Volume 14.1 Cubic Feet


Similarities and Differences Between the 2020 Nissan Altima and 2020 Toyota Camry

Before we dive into the differences, lets review some similarities. Both vehicles are similar in prices, with the Camry costing a bit more on average. Both offer available all-wheel drive to tackle various road conditions and both sedans offer similar space for passengers, with the Altima being a bit more spacious.

Regarding differences, the Camry holds the advantage when it comes to power. Its standard engine is similar to the standard engine of the Altima, with its available V6 offering impressive strength. Despite this, the Altima offers plenty of power for the common driver. The fuel economy of both standard engines are similar, but the fuel economy with the available engine in the Altima greatly surpasses that of the available engine in the Camry. To be exact, the fuel economy of the 2020 Nissan Altima reaches up to 28 mpg in the city* and 39 mpg on the highway*.

When it comes to convenience, the 2020 Nissan Altima is the clear winner. Available driver memory seats will save you time when switching between drivers. The standard Nissan Intelligent Key allows for keyless entry and push-button ignition, a luxury that costs extra with the Camry. Also, if you plan on taking plenty of groceries or luggage with you, you’ll find that it is much easier to fit everything inside the trunk of the Altima instead of the Camry.

Intrigued by the value you will receive with the 2020 Nissan Altima? At Sheehy Nissan of Waldorf, we’d be happy to offer more details about this incredibly popular sedan and demonstrate some of its most advanced and convenient features.

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*2020 EPA Fuel Economy Estimates 28 City/39 Highway/32 Combined for Altima® S, SV, SL FWD; 26 City/36 Highway/30 Combined for Altima S, SV, SL AWD; 27 City/37 Highway/31 Combined for Altima SR, Platinum FWD; 25 City/35 Highway/29 Combined for Altima SR, Platinum AWD; 25 City/34 Highway/29 Combined for Altima SR, Platinum, Edition ONE VC-Turbo FWD. Fuel economy estimates based on 87-octane fuel. Actual mileage may vary with driving conditions. Use for comparison only.

Front angle of a blue 2020 Nissan Altima driving on a road
Steering wheel inside the 2020 Nissan Altima
Passenger angle of a red 2020 Nissan Altima