2013 Nissan Altima Recalled for Spare Tire Defect

Nissan is issuing a recall for 123,308 Altima sedans from the 2013 model year for a spare tire defect, where the spare tires may be over- or under-inflated.

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2013 Nissan Altima Earns IIHS 'Top Safety Pick Plus' Rating

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) has awarded the 2013 Nissan Altima with a “Top Safety Pick Plus”, recognizing the new sedan for excellent performance in five passenger safety tests.

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2013 Nissan Altima Awarded 5-Star NCAP Rating

The 2013 Nissan Altima is the Japanese automaker’s attempt to dethrone the Toyota Camry as king of the mid-size sedan segment, and now the fuel-efficient model has been awarded a 5-star overall vehicle safety rating as part of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s (NHTSA) New Car Assessment Program (NCAP).

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Nissan Innovation Garage Offers $50,000 Grant, Free Car

Nissan wants to encourage innovation, and not necessarily exclusively within the automotive industry, which is why it is opening it’s “innovation garage” to anyone with an idea and an internet connection to share their thoughts.

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2013 Nissan Altima Costs Less to Drive to Mars – Infographic

We’re all feeling a little patriotic this week, as the United States successfully landed its massive, SUV-sized Curiosity on our neighboring planet of Mars. Taking advantage of a good situation Nissan has released an infographic on how much it would cost to drive to Mars.

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Nissan Sentra Production Increased, 1,000 Jobs Created

Strong demand for the Nissan Sentra is prompting the company to produce the car in a second location: its Canton, Miss. plant, creating 1,000 new jobs in he process.

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Nissan Holographic Water Show Celebrates Canada Day

Four major cities across Canada will play host to  Nissan’s newest marketing campaign for the Altima, which will incorporate a holographic water show of the car.

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New Nissan Slogan Debuts With Altima, Four New Commercials

Expect a new ring to Nissan’s commercials: After two years of proclaiming “innovation for all,” the brand is changing its tune.

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2013 Nissan Altima Gets Segment-Best 38 MPG: 2012 New York Auto Show

Leaks aside, Nissan debuted its 2013 Nissan Altima today at the New York Auto Show, displaying a host of new features in its refreshed mid-size sedan.

Much of the information about the new Altima made its way onto the internet yesterday thanks to a set of loose lips, or careless fingers as it were but there’s still more to tell. “NASA inspired zero-gravity seats” make their first debut in the car.

The automaker turned to  NASA in an effort to develop seats that keep the driver and front passenger in the most natural position possible for ideal comfort. Of course, people come in all shapes and sizes, so anything short of a test drive is probably inadequate to render judgement.

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2013 Nissan Altima Teased Again in Video

Ahead of its 2012 New York Auto Show Debut, Nissan is teasing us with a new video showing off the design of the 2013 Nissan Altima

This is the second teaser from the company, but there are also spy photos as well as an accidental leak that popped up a little while ago.

This newest teaser shows us a little of the headlight and grille design, but in the same fashion as the first teaser is very quick and leaves us wanting so much more. From what we have seen in all of these teasers and photo’s, the Altima looks like it is going to be quite the good looking car, adding some much needed curves and styling flair to make it stand out a little.

Watch the teaser video below.

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