2020 Nissan Altima SR/Platinum MPG and Fuel Economy

On this page, you will find a complete guide to the miles per gallon and fuel efficiency data for the 2020 Nissan Altima SR/Platinum.

The 2020 Nissan Altima SR/Platinum has 2 model options: Automatic (variable gear ratios) 4-cyl, 2.5 L and Automatic (variable gear ratios) 4-cyl, 2.0 L.

The 2020 Nissan Altima SR/Platinum Automatic (variable gear ratios) 4-cyl, 2.5 L runs on regular gasoline and is in the Midsize Cars car class.

The 2020 Nissan Altima SR/Platinum Automatic (variable gear ratios) 4-cyl, 2.0 L runs on regular gasoline and is in the Midsize Cars car class.

🛣 How Many Miles per Gallon (MPG) Does a 2020 Nissan Altima SR/Platinum Get?

Across all models, the combined average MPG for the 2020 Nissan Altima SR/Platinum is 30 miles per gallon.

The table below breaks down the MPG for each model option:

Model Option Combined MPG City MPG Highway MPG
Automatic (variable gear ratios) 4-cyl, 2.5 L 31 27 37
Automatic (variable gear ratios) 4-cyl, 2.0 L 29 25 34

💵 What is the Average Yearly Fuel Cost for a 2020 Nissan Altima SR/Platinum?

The average fuel costs for all models of the 2020 Nissan Altima SR/Platinum is $2,075.

The average fuel costs have been estimated by government regulators based on 15,000 miles driven per year, using regular gasoline, and a split of 55% city driving and 45% highway driving.

Comparing a 2020 Nissan Altima SR/Platinum to an average vehicle over 5 years, you will save $1,125 on fuel.

The table below shows the fuel costs and 5-year save/spend for each model option:

Model Option Fuel Cost 5-Year Save/Spend
Automatic (variable gear ratios) 4-cyl, 2.5 L $2,000 save $1,500
Automatic (variable gear ratios) 4-cyl, 2.0 L $2,150 save $750

🛢 How Many Barrels of Petroleum Does a 2020 Nissan Altima SR/Platinum Consume?

Across all models, the average number barrels of petroleum that the 2020 Nissan Altima SR/Platinum will consume in one year is 10 barrels.

The majority of the world's petroleum is sourced from countries like Saudi Arabia, Russia, Iraq, and the United States.

Model Option Barrels
Automatic (variable gear ratios) 4-cyl, 2.5 L 10
Automatic (variable gear ratios) 4-cyl, 2.0 L 10

💨 How Many Grams of CO2 Does a 2020 Nissan Altima SR/Platinum Emit?

The 2020 Nissan Altima SR/Platinum will emit an average of about 4,492,500 grams of CO2 per year.

🌳 To help you understand the impact of this, a normal tree will absorb around 21,000 grams of CO2 per year. This means that roughly 153 trees would be needed to offset emissions from the 2020 Nissan Altima SR/Platinum.

Overview

The tables below cover all of the miles per gallon, engine specifications, and emission details we have for the 2 2020 Nissan Altima SR/Platinum model options.

Automatic (variable gear ratios) 4-cyl, 2.5 L

The table below contains all of the details we have for the 2020 Nissan Altima SR/Platinum Automatic (variable gear ratios) 4-cyl, 2.5 L:

City MPG 27
Highway MPG 37
Combined MPG 31
Save/Spend vs Average Car Save 1,500
Fuel Cost $2,000
Fuel Type 1 Regular
Barrels of Petroleum 10
Grams of CO2 4,320,000
Trees Needed to Offset 206
Drive Front-Wheel Drive
Cylinders 4
Transmission Automatic (variable gear ratios)
Vehicle Class Midsize Cars
Start/Stop? No
Supercharged? No
Turbocharged? No

Automatic (variable gear ratios) 4-cyl, 2.0 L

The table below contains all of the details we have for the 2020 Nissan Altima SR/Platinum Automatic (variable gear ratios) 4-cyl, 2.0 L:

City MPG 25
Highway MPG 34
Combined MPG 29
Save/Spend vs Average Car Save 750
Fuel Cost $2,150
Fuel Type 1 Regular
Barrels of Petroleum 10
Grams of CO2 4,665,000
Trees Needed to Offset 222
Drive Front-Wheel Drive
Cylinders 4
Transmission Automatic (variable gear ratios)
Vehicle Class Midsize Cars
Start/Stop? No
Supercharged? No
Turbocharged? Yes

Disclaimer

Ratings were provided by the manufacturer to the U.S. Department of Energy, which is where we sourced the data. Be advised that manufacturers may have upgraded, downgraded, or changed these ratings following the compilation of this data.

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