Safety Features

See the list of 2012 Nissan Altima safety features that comes standard for the available trims / styles.

2.5 S 2dr Coupe I4 Manual 2.5 S

  • 4-wheel anti-lock braking system
  • Electronic brake force distribution
  • Traction control system (TCS)
  • Vehicle dynamic control
  • Clutch interlock
  • 2.5 mph energy absorbing front/rear bumpers
  • Side-door guard beams
  • Front & rear crumple zones
  • Zone body construction
  • Driver & passenger supplemental dual-stage front airbags w/occupant classification sensor
  • Front side-impact airbags
  • Front/rear roof mounted side curtain airbags
  • Front seat belts -inc: pretensioners, load limiters, adjustable upper anchors, seat belt sensors
  • 3-point seat belts in all seating positions
  • ELR seat belt system for driver seating position
  • ALR/ELR seat belt system for passenger seating positions
  • Lower anchors & tethers for children (LATCH)
  • Child restraint upper anchors
  • Emergency inside trunk release
  • Tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS)
  • Energy absorbing steering column
  • Front seat active head restraints

2.5 S 2dr Coupe I4 CVT 2.5 S

  • 4-wheel anti-lock braking system
  • Electronic brake force distribution
  • Traction control system (TCS)
  • Vehicle dynamic control
  • Shift interlock
  • 2.5 mph energy absorbing front/rear bumpers
  • Side-door guard beams
  • Front & rear crumple zones
  • Zone body construction
  • Driver & passenger supplemental dual-stage front airbags w/occupant classification sensor
  • Front side-impact airbags
  • Front/rear roof mounted side curtain airbags
  • Front seat belts -inc: pretensioners, load limiters, adjustable upper anchors, seat belt sensors
  • 3-point seat belts in all seating positions
  • ELR seat belt system for driver seating position
  • ALR/ELR seat belt system for passenger seating positions
  • Lower anchors & tethers for children (LATCH)
  • Child restraint upper anchors
  • Emergency inside trunk release
  • Tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS)
  • Energy absorbing steering column
  • Front seat active head restraints

3.5 SR 2dr Coupe V6 Manual 3.5 SR

  • 4-wheel anti-lock braking system
  • Electronic brake force distribution
  • Traction control system (TCS)
  • Vehicle dynamic control
  • Clutch interlock
  • 2.5 mph energy absorbing front/rear bumpers
  • Side-door guard beams
  • Front & rear crumple zones
  • Zone body construction
  • Driver & passenger supplemental dual-stage front airbags w/occupant classification sensor
  • Front side-impact airbags
  • Front/rear roof mounted side curtain airbags
  • RearView monitor
  • Front seat belts -inc: pretensioners, load limiters, adjustable upper anchors, seat belt sensors
  • 3-point seat belts in all seating positions
  • ELR seat belt system for driver seating position
  • ALR/ELR seat belt system for passenger seating positions
  • Lower anchors & tethers for children (LATCH)
  • Child restraint upper anchors
  • Emergency inside trunk release
  • Tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS)
  • Energy absorbing steering column
  • Front seat active head restraints

3.5 SR 2dr Coupe V6 CVT 3.5 SR

  • 4-wheel anti-lock braking system
  • Electronic brake force distribution
  • Traction control system (TCS)
  • Vehicle dynamic control
  • Shift interlock
  • 2.5 mph energy absorbing front/rear bumpers
  • Side-door guard beams
  • Front & rear crumple zones
  • Zone body construction
  • Driver & passenger supplemental dual-stage front airbags w/occupant classification sensor
  • Front side-impact airbags
  • Front/rear roof mounted side curtain airbags
  • Front seat belts -inc: pretensioners, load limiters, adjustable upper anchors, seat belt sensors
  • 3-point seat belts in all seating positions
  • ELR seat belt system for driver seating position
  • ALR/ELR seat belt system for passenger seating positions
  • Lower anchors & tethers for children (LATCH)
  • Child restraint upper anchors
  • Emergency inside trunk release
  • Tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS)
  • Energy absorbing steering column
  • Front seat active head restraints

2.5 4dr Sedan I4 CVT 2.5

  • 4-wheel anti-lock braking system
  • Electronic brake force distribution
  • Brake assist
  • Traction control system (TCS)
  • Vehicle dynamic control
  • Clutch interlock
  • 2.5 mph energy absorbing front/rear bumpers
  • Side-door guard beams
  • Front & rear crumple zones
  • Zone body construction
  • Driver & passenger supplemental dual-stage front airbags w/occupant classification sensor
  • Front side-impact airbags
  • Front/rear roof mounted side curtain airbags
  • Front seat belts -inc: pretensioners, load limiters, adjustable upper anchors, seat belt sensors
  • 3-point seat belts in all seating positions
  • ELR seat belt system for driver seating position
  • ALR/ELR seat belt system for passenger seating positions
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • Lower anchors & tethers for children (LATCH)
  • Child restraint upper anchors
  • Emergency inside trunk release
  • Tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS)
  • Energy absorbing steering column
  • Front seat active head restraints

2.5 S 4dr Sedan I4 CVT 2.5 S

  • 4-wheel anti-lock braking system
  • Electronic brake force distribution
  • Brake assist
  • Traction control system (TCS)
  • Vehicle dynamic control
  • Shift interlock
  • 2.5 mph energy absorbing front/rear bumpers
  • Side-door guard beams
  • Front & rear crumple zones
  • Zone body construction
  • Driver & passenger supplemental dual-stage front airbags w/occupant classification sensor
  • Front side-impact airbags
  • Front/rear roof mounted side curtain airbags
  • Front seat belts -inc: pretensioners, load limiters, adjustable upper anchors, seat belt sensors
  • 3-point seat belts in all seating positions
  • ELR seat belt system for driver seating position
  • ALR/ELR seat belt system for passenger seating positions
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • Lower anchors & tethers for children (LATCH)
  • Child restraint upper anchors
  • Emergency inside trunk release
  • Tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS)
  • Energy absorbing steering column
  • Front seat active head restraints
  • Dual note horn

2.5 SL 4dr Sedan I4 CVT 2.5 SL

  • 4-wheel anti-lock braking system
  • Electronic brake force distribution
  • Brake assist
  • Traction control system (TCS)
  • Vehicle dynamic control
  • Shift interlock
  • 2.5 mph energy absorbing front/rear bumpers
  • Side-door guard beams
  • Front & rear crumple zones
  • Zone body construction
  • Driver & passenger supplemental dual-stage front airbags w/occupant classification sensor
  • Front side-impact airbags
  • Front/rear roof mounted side curtain airbags
  • Front seat belts -inc: pretensioners, load limiters, adjustable upper anchors, seat belt sensors
  • 3-point seat belts in all seating positions
  • ELR seat belt system for driver seating position
  • ALR/ELR seat belt system for passenger seating positions
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • Lower anchors & tethers for children (LATCH)
  • Child restraint upper anchors
  • Emergency inside trunk release
  • Tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS)
  • Energy absorbing steering column
  • Front seat active head restraints
  • Dual note horn

3.5 SR 4dr Sedan V6 CVT 3.5 SR

  • 4-wheel anti-lock braking system
  • Electronic brake force distribution
  • Brake assist
  • Traction control system (TCS)
  • Vehicle dynamic control
  • Shift interlock
  • 2.5 mph energy absorbing front/rear bumpers
  • Side-door guard beams
  • Front & rear crumple zones
  • Zone body construction
  • Driver & passenger supplemental dual-stage front airbags w/occupant classification sensor
  • Front side-impact airbags
  • Front/rear roof mounted side curtain airbags
  • Front seat belts -inc: pretensioners, load limiters, adjustable upper anchors, seat belt sensors
  • 3-point seat belts in all seating positions
  • ELR seat belt system for driver seating position
  • ALR/ELR seat belt system for passenger seating positions
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • Lower anchors & tethers for children (LATCH)
  • Child restraint upper anchors
  • Emergency inside trunk release
  • Tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS)
  • Energy absorbing steering column
  • Front seat active head restraints
  • Dual note horn