When comparing the Nissan JUKE's and the Nissan Altima's specifications and ratings, the Nissan JUKE has the advantage in the area of base engine power. The Nissan Altima has the advantage in the areas of typical lower range of pricing for one- to five-year-old used cars, and fuel efficiency and interior volume. Based on this comparison of the Nissan JUKE's and the Nissan Altima's specifications and ratings, the Nissan Altima is a better car than the Nissan JUKE.
Nissan JUKE vs. Nissan Altima Pricing
A used 2017 Nissan JUKE ranges from $10,597 to $20,498 while a used 2017 Nissan Altima is priced between $9,900 to $19,905.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the Nissan JUKE’s base engine makes 188 horsepower, and the Nissan Altima base engine makes 182 horsepower. The JUKE is rated to deliver an average of 29 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 422 miles. The Altima is rated to deliver an average of 31 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 702 miles. This gives the Nissan Altima the fuel efficiency and maximum range advantage over the Nissan JUKE. The JUKE uses premium unleaded, and the Altima uses regular unleaded.
Passenger Space Comparison
The Nissan Altima has the advantage of offering more interior volume, reflected in more front head room, front shoulder room, front leg room, rear head room, rear shoulder room, rear leg room, and cargo space.
Safety Ratings Comparison
The Nissan Altima has an average safety rating of 5 out of 5 Stars based on NHTSA's crash test ratings.