2020 Nissan Altima Safety

August 21st, 2019 by

Exterior profile shot of a 2020 Nissan Altima

When you get behind the wheel of a new sedan, you want to know that you’ll have access to the best automotive safety systems to keep you protected whether you’re around Tacoma or far away from home. The new 2020 Nissan Altima safety features and ratings deliver promising results to ensure that Bonney Lake area customers are always safe on the road. Learn more about the Nissan Altima safety with the experts at Bill Korum's Puyallup Nissan.

Nissan Altima Safety Rating

Although the 2020 Nissan Altima is close to release, looking back at the 2019 Nissan Altima safety ratings from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, it received outstanding crash test safety ratings. After checking out the marks it received from the IHS, drivers will be sure to have even more peace of mind behind the wheel. See its rankings below:


  • Small overlap front:
    • Driver Side: Good
    • Passengers Side: Acceptable
  • Moderate overlap front: Good
  • Side: Good
  • Roof strength: Good
  • Head restraints and seats: Good

Crash Avoidance and Mitigation

  • Front crash prevention: Superior (with optional equipment)
  • Headlights: Acceptable (with certain trims/options)

Child Seat Anchors (LATCH) Ease Of Use: Good

Nissan Altima Safety Features

One of the perks of having a sedan that’s designed with safety in mind is that it comes with a full suite of features designed to help you become an even better driver in challenging environments, and grants you more control as well as superior awareness of your surroundings. Take advantage of the following driver-assist and safety features in the Nissan Altima for more stability when driving:

  • Nissan Advanced Airbag System
  • Seat-mounted side-impact supplemental airbags
  • Driver and front-passenger supplemental knee airbags
  • Roof-mounted curtain side-impact supplemental airbags
  • 3-point ALR/ELR seat belt system (ELR only for driver)
  • Front and rear seat belts with pretensioners and load limiters
  • LATCH System (Lower Anchors and Tethers for CHildren)
  • Zone Body construction with front and rear crumple zones
  • Hood buckling creases and safety stops
  • Pipe-style steel side-door guard beams
  • Energy-absorbing steering column
  • Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)
  • Easy-Fill Tire Alert

Discover the 2020 Nissan Altima Safety Systems at Bill Korum's Puyallup Nissan

Now that you know more about the 2020 Nissan Altima safety ratings, features, and more, you can learn more about this popular sedan’s interior and browse our inventory of new Altima models for sale to find what suits your driving needs. Contact us today to get the car-buying or leasing process started with a member of our sales team, or schedule a test drive and a visit to our showroom near Spanaway and Federal Way!

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