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  • 2012 Nissan Altima SL in Woodbridge, Virginia 22192

    Price: $10,998*

    Mileage: 113,432

    VIN: 1N4AL2AP0CN400740

    Stock Number: 16509405

    Location: CarMax Potomac Mills in Woodbridge, Virginia 22192

    Description Used 2012 Nissan Altima SL for sale - $10,998, 113,432 miles with , Bluetooth, Premium Package, Convenience Package

    Transmission: Automatic Color: Black Avg. Vehicle Review: 4.624 (194 reviews) "The Nissan I have is a great size for me being that I don't have any children. It's sporty and great on gas. I only put Chevron or BP in the tank, NOTHING ELSE. Putting different types of gas in your car ( and cheap gas) can mess up some things for sure. The only maintenance I've done on the car is getting the oil changed."

  • 2012 Nissan Altima S in Laurel, Maryland 20723

    Price: $10,899*

    Mileage: 75,272

    VIN: 1N4AL2AP0CC210514

    Stock Number: 16683734

    Location: CarMax Laurel in Laurel, Maryland 20723

    Description Used 2012 Nissan Altima S for sale - $10,899, 75,272 miles with , Sunroof(s), Cruise Control, Auxiliary Audio Input

    Transmission: Automatic Color: Red Avg. Vehicle Review: 4.624 (194 reviews) "Love this car I wanted a Honda Accord but it was alittle to much for me now and this Nissan was my second choice and honestly it's great it rides nice it's comfortable and roomy front and back seat only thing that's ok I wish that was better is the radio but it's not bad better then most"

  • 2012 Nissan Altima S in Laurel, Maryland 20723

    Price: $13,899*

    Mileage: 59,614

    VIN: 1N4AL2EP4CC140199

    Stock Number: 16614322

    Location: CarMax Laurel in Laurel, Maryland 20723

    Description Used 2012 Nissan Altima S for sale - $13,899, 59,614 miles with , Bluetooth, Premium Package, Convenience Package

    Transmission: Automatic Color: Silver Avg. Vehicle Review: 4.624 (194 reviews) "I always heard good things about Nissan motors. I did a lot of research before making this purchase, it's 5 months later and I have zero regrets! I purchased the Altima SE- fully loaded. I get great mileage and the vehicle is sleek! I've been getting compliments on the car since I bought it."

  • 2012 Nissan Altima S in White Marsh, Maryland 21162

    Price: $12,499*

    Mileage: 94,785

    VIN: 1N4AL2EP8CC208780

    Stock Number: 16523822

    Location: CarMax White Marsh in White Marsh, Maryland 21162

    Description Used 2012 Nissan Altima S for sale - $12,499, 94,785 miles with , Bluetooth, Premium Package, Convenience Package

    Transmission: Automatic Color: Blue Avg. Vehicle Review: 4.624 (194 reviews) "I like the exterior looks of the car, spacious interior, and fuel economy. Now for the cons! The vehicle has a CVT, which I personally do not enjoy. The car feels sluggish from a stop, and I believe it takes away from the sporty potential that the vehicle has. The electronics in this vehicle have had many issues. The radio broke within one week of purchase around 19000 miles. The lights in the cabin work intermittently, and the power window features have also been working intermittently. The entire hydraulic braking system had to be replaced around 19000 miles as well. The vehicle has rough handling above 50 mph, and on long highway trips you have to really "drive" the vehicle on the highway. All in all, I would avoid this car!!"

  • 2012 Nissan Altima S in Richmond, Virginia 23114

    Price: $10,998*

    Mileage: 74,002

    VIN: 1N4AL2AP8CN501430

    Stock Number: 15799805

    Location: CarMax Midlothian in Richmond, Virginia 23114

    Description Used 2012 Nissan Altima S for sale - $10,998, 74,002 miles with , Cruise Control, Auxiliary Audio Input, Overhead Airbags

    Transmission: Automatic Color: Silver Avg. Vehicle Review: 4.624 (194 reviews) "This Nissan Altima has 35,000 miles on it, and is a 2012 model, It is in perfect condition and has great handling and speed! Our sales associate, Carlos Nunez, was terrific, very knowledgeable and made our purchase so easy. We did not have any anxiety whatsoever...a great day at Carmax!"

  • 2012 Nissan Altima SL in Salisbury, Maryland 21801

    Price: $12,499*

    Mileage: 70,071

    VIN: 1N4AL2AP1CC103097

    Stock Number: 15929508

    Location: CarMax Salisbury in Salisbury, Maryland 21801

    Description Used 2012 Nissan Altima SL for sale - $12,499, 70,071 miles with , Bluetooth, Convenience Package, Leather Seats

    Transmission: Automatic Color: Black Avg. Vehicle Review: 4.624 (194 reviews) "great look smooth ride quiet gas saver"

  • 2012 Nissan Altima SR in Virginia Beach, Virginia 23452

    Price: $14,998*

    Mileage: 55,165

    VIN: 1N4BL2EP2CC263911

    Stock Number: 16735769

    Location: CarMax Virginia Beach in Virginia Beach, Virginia 23452

    Description Used 2012 Nissan Altima SR for sale - $14,998, 55,165 miles with , Bluetooth, Sunroof(s), Rear View Camera

    Transmission: Automatic Color: Black Avg. Vehicle Review: 4.624 (194 reviews) "Very good car, excellent mileage on the road for the true road warrior. Itravel a lot and my car has gotten me to and from cities 3 hours away from home and back with 1 tank of gas. It has great handle, acceleration, and hug truck space. I'm a former Camry owner and I love this car a lot more"

  • 2012 Nissan Altima S in Raleigh, North Carolina 27616

    Price: $10,998*

    Mileage: 100,437

    VIN: 1N4AL2EP9CC116612

    Stock Number: 16380355

    Location: CarMax Capital Boulevard in Raleigh, North Carolina 27616

    Description Used 2012 Nissan Altima S for sale - $10,998, 100,437 miles with , Cruise Control, Auxiliary Audio Input, Alloy Wheels

    Transmission: Automatic Color: Black Avg. Vehicle Review: 4.624 (194 reviews) "Bought my 2dr coupe because it looks Great. Really excellent performance w tight,responsive suspension.Not softness like an Avalon or Lexus. Had 4000 miles- I am REALLY liking it!"

  • 2012 Nissan Altima S in Albany, New York 12205

    Price: $11,998*

    Mileage: 54,996

    VIN: 1N4AL2AP6CN444595

    Stock Number: 16174562

    Location: CarMax Albany in Albany, New York 12205

    Description Used 2012 Nissan Altima S for sale - $11,998, 54,996 miles with , Cruise Control, Auxiliary Audio Input, Overhead Airbags

    Transmission: Automatic Color: Black Avg. Vehicle Review: 4.624 (194 reviews) "Hello Nissan Altima is one of the best cars I have driven in some time I recommend it to my family my friends and co-workers as one of the best cars out there today drives great it's comfortable you had a real car into you drive a Nissan Altima thank you Christine croll"

  • 2012 Nissan Altima S in Dayton, Ohio 45449

    Price: $10,998*

    Mileage: 87,347

    VIN: 1N4AL2AP6CN577356

    Stock Number: 16106853

    Location: CarMax Dayton in Dayton, Ohio 45449

    Description Used 2012 Nissan Altima S for sale - $10,998, 87,347 miles with , Bluetooth, Cruise Control, Auxiliary Audio Input

    Transmission: Automatic Color: Gray Avg. Vehicle Review: 4.624 (194 reviews) "After three months of researching vehicle reviews, statistics, and visits to dealerships and test drives I saved the Altima for last because it was the vehicle that I was considering the most, (color, 4cyl, leg and head room, and other accoutrements). I can share that my research has paid off and in the short time that I have owned my Altima I am really pleased."

  • 2012 Nissan Altima S in Dayton, Ohio 45449

    Price: $11,599*

    Mileage: 66,272

    VIN: 1N4AL2AP4CC169112

    Stock Number: 16317418

    Location: CarMax Dayton in Dayton, Ohio 45449

    Description Used 2012 Nissan Altima S for sale - $11,599, 66,272 miles with , Cruise Control, Auxiliary Audio Input, Overhead Airbags

    Transmission: Automatic Color: Blue Avg. Vehicle Review: 4.624 (194 reviews) "I bought this car to replace my 06' G35. I was impressed that it drove almost exactly like it. I don't mind the back seat. It actually has more room for the dog. The "gearless" concept will surprise you. I was up to 70 in no time. I understand now why I see so many on the road now. Great car and really affordable."

  • 2012 Nissan Altima S in Dayton, Ohio 45449

    Price: $11,599*

    Mileage: 68,356

    VIN: 1N4AL2AP2CC186698

    Stock Number: 16557436

    Location: CarMax Dayton in Dayton, Ohio 45449

    Description Used 2012 Nissan Altima S for sale - $11,599, 68,356 miles with , Cruise Control, Auxiliary Audio Input, Overhead Airbags

    Transmission: Automatic Color: White Avg. Vehicle Review: 4.624 (194 reviews) "Nice car, looks good. Lots of tire noise and vibrations when going 70 plus MPH. Gas mileage is great!"

  • 2012 Nissan Altima S in Cincinnati, Ohio 45240

    Price: $9,998*

    Mileage: 118,836

    VIN: 1N4AL2EP3CC192083

    Stock Number: 16557793

    Location: CarMax Cincinnati in Cincinnati, Ohio 45240

    Description Used 2012 Nissan Altima S for sale - $9,998, 118,836 miles with , Cruise Control, Auxiliary Audio Input, Alloy Wheels

    Transmission: Automatic Color: Black Avg. Vehicle Review: 4.624 (194 reviews) "It drives smoothly, very spacious, all around great car! Jeremy at the Naperville location was absolutely wonderful! He took the time to listen and knew exactly what car to put me in! I know nothing about cars and he walked me through everything about my Nissan I highly recommend going to see him in Naperville !"

  • 2012 Nissan Altima S in Lexington, Kentucky 40515

    Price: $10,599*

    Mileage: 90,785

    VIN: 1N4AL2AP2CC227914

    Stock Number: 16106984

    Location: CarMax Lexington in Lexington, Kentucky 40515

    Description Used 2012 Nissan Altima S for sale - $10,599, 90,785 miles with , Cruise Control, Auxiliary Audio Input, Overhead Airbags

    Transmission: Automatic Color: Red Avg. Vehicle Review: 4.624 (194 reviews) "Gorgeous inside and out. Love all the bells and whistles. Handles beautifully. BUT... you feel EVERY bump in the road, especially when you are not the person driving. I owned a 2006 Altima and wanted to purchase a new one. It was a big mistake not testing how the passenger side would feel when the car was being driven. BIG MISTAKE!"

  • 2012 Nissan Altima SL in Knoxville, Tennessee 37934

    Price: $13,599*

    Mileage: 48,796

    VIN: 1N4AL2AP2CN572848

    Stock Number: 15274948

    Location: CarMax Knoxville in Knoxville, Tennessee 37934

    Description Used 2012 Nissan Altima SL for sale - $13,599, 48,796 miles with , Bluetooth, Convenience Package, Leather Seats

    Transmission: Automatic Color: White Avg. Vehicle Review: 4.624 (194 reviews) "It's a mid size vehicle, very roomy, lots of trunk space. Great on gas, rides comfortably. I bought the car it only had 1 previous owner it had 29,000miles. maintained well. I love the body style. Only down size it's light vehicle so this past winter when I drove it on snowy roads it handled ok not as well as I expected. I still love my car. I would purchase another one. It's truce to it's name NIssan"

  • 2012 Nissan Altima S in Atlanta, Georgia 30519

    Price: $10,998*

    Mileage: 87,940

    VIN: 1N4AL2AP1CC122801

    Stock Number: 16165721

    Location: CarMax Buford in Atlanta, Georgia 30519

    Description Used 2012 Nissan Altima S for sale - $10,998, 87,940 miles with , Bluetooth, Cruise Control, Auxiliary Audio Input

    Transmission: Automatic Color: Blue Avg. Vehicle Review: 4.624 (194 reviews) "This is my second Altima, and I love this car. Love the gas mileage on this car. This car has all the features that I needed including the push bottom start. There's so many features that it will take a while to list. But the button line is this a great car. You won't be disappointed."

  • 2012 Nissan Altima S in Atlanta, Georgia 30519

    Price: $14,998*

    Mileage: 57,357

    VIN: 1N4AL2EP7CC223559

    Stock Number: 16566341

    Location: CarMax Buford in Atlanta, Georgia 30519

    Description Used 2012 Nissan Altima S for sale - $14,998, 57,357 miles with , Bluetooth, Premium Package, Convenience Package

    Transmission: Automatic Color: Silver Avg. Vehicle Review: 4.624 (194 reviews) "This Altima has plenty of room and power. It's deceptively quick. Definitely a "sleeper ". Great performance and handling. Smooth engine and transmission. I was originally going to buy an Infiniti G37, but after a test drive I decided to go with the larger Altima. It has more interior room and looks very sporty. Even though it's rated at 270 horsepower(vs 328 in the G37) it's just as quick. The only thing that I don't like so far are the cheap Nexen all-season tires it came with. They are good for normal driving, but definitely not great for the performance this car has."

  • 2012 Nissan Altima SL in Kentwood, Michigan 49512

    Price: $11,599*

    Mileage: 90,216

    VIN: 1N4AL2AP5CC189823

    Stock Number: 16487833

    Location: CarMax Grand Rapids (Kentwood) in Kentwood, Michigan 49512

    Description Used 2012 Nissan Altima SL for sale - $11,599, 90,216 miles with , Bluetooth, Premium Package, Convenience Package

    Transmission: Automatic Color: Gray Avg. Vehicle Review: 4.624 (194 reviews) "We were looking for a reliable car to drive our son to school and appointments. We weren't expecting to drive off the lot with a new car! The gas milage is amazing and the car itself was in perfect condition. I will never buy anything but Nissan from here on out!!"

  • 2012 Nissan Altima S in Atlanta, Georgia 30076

    Price: $10,599*

    Mileage: 95,409

    VIN: 1N4AL2AP0CC117492

    Stock Number: 16232106

    Location: CarMax Roswell in Atlanta, Georgia 30076

    Description Used 2012 Nissan Altima S for sale - $10,599, 95,409 miles with , Bluetooth, Cruise Control, Auxiliary Audio Input

    Transmission: Automatic Color: Black Avg. Vehicle Review: 4.624 (194 reviews) "This car is an excellent combination of the features that we wanted at a price we could afford! It has been completely reliable so far, gets great gas mileage and takes us where we want to go in comfort!"

  • 2012 Nissan Altima S in Atlanta, Georgia 30122

    Price: $12,998*

    Mileage: 31,520

    VIN: 1N4AL2AP9CN556405

    Stock Number: 15672462

    Location: CarMax Lithia Springs in Atlanta, Georgia 30122

    Description Used 2012 Nissan Altima S for sale - $12,998, 31,520 miles with , Cruise Control, Auxiliary Audio Input, Overhead Airbags

    Transmission: Automatic Color: White Avg. Vehicle Review: 4.624 (194 reviews) "Great size car.... Great mileage"

*Price excludes tax, title & tags. Dealer fees up to $299 may apply.

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2012 Nissan Altima Base Specifications

Feature Description
Transmission Automatic
Engine 2.5L
Horsepower 175 horsepower@5600rpm
MPG City 23
MPG Highway 32

Customer Review Summary for 2012 Nissan Altima

4.6
(194 Reviews)

I love this car

2012 Nissan Altima Rasheda P - College Park, GA 05/02/2016

The Nissan I have is a great size for me being that I don't have any children. It's sporty and great on gas. I only put Chevron or BP in the tank, NOTHING ELSE. Putting different types of gas in your car ( and cheap gas) can mess up some things for sure. The only maintenance I've done on the car is getting the oil changed.

Wonderful car

2012 Nissan Altima Stephanie Osorio - Mint hill, NC 08/16/2015

Love this car I wanted a Honda Accord but it was alittle to much for me now and this Nissan was my second choice and honestly it's great it rides nice it's comfortable and roomy front and back seat only thing that's ok I wish that was better is the radio but it's not bad better then most

My best car yet!

2012 Nissan Altima P. Spratley - Richmond, VA 03/05/2017

I always heard good things about Nissan motors. I did a lot of research before making this purchase, it's 5 months later and I have zero regrets! I purchased the Altima SE- fully loaded. I get great mileage and the vehicle is sleek! I've been getting compliments on the car since I bought it.

2012 Nissan Altima Overview

The 2012 Nissan Altima is quite distinct for a midsize car. Among its competitors, the Altima has established a reputation for sharp handling that inspires confidence behind the wheel. It is comfortable, practical, and well-suited to growing families. Best known as a midsize sedan, the Altima is also available as a more aggressive coupe.

2012 Nissan Altima History

  • The Nissan Altima premiered in 1993 as a compact car.
  • Modified from the third generation, the 2007 Altima was released with a new front, an upgraded rear suspension, and more powerful engine options.
  • The Altima became available as a coupe beginning in the 2008 model year.
  • The Altima received a facelift in the 2010 model year with a restyled front fascia, hood, headlights, wheels, and seat upholstery.
  • Continuously variable transmissions (CVT) became available for all trims for sedan body styles as of 2011, and manual transmissions were dropped as options for almost all trims. Alternatively, Altima coupes only have manual transmission.
  • The 2012 model year concludes the fourth generation of Nissan Altimas.

How It Drives

Nissan built the 2012 Altima to handle the best in its class. The suspension may feel a bit firm, but it is steady and predictable in rough situations. Steering feels natural. Between the four-cylinder and V6 engine options, most commuters will be quite satisfied with the four-cylinder, as 2012 Nissan Altima models equipped with solid four-cylinder engines balance out acceleration and fuel efficiency well. It's still quite exciting on both cities and highways, and competent with the CVT.

Altimas equipped with a V6 are a different beast altogether; the horsepower increases dramatically, and makes for a very engaging drive. Each engine for the sedan is paired with a CVT, enabling a very responsive ride, even for higher speeds. The coupe version of the 2012 Nissan Altima offers only manual transmission.

Used 2012 Nissan Altima Value

Over the past decade, the Nissan Altima found a lot of success despite stiff competition in the Toyota Camry, Chevrolet Malibu, Hyundai Sonata, and Honda Accord. The Altima lineup can be customized to fit a wide variety of tastes and budgets. Both sedan and coupe versions of the Altima are stylish and distinct. If you prefer a manual transmission Altima, it may be a bit rare to find; most Altimas for this model year pair their engines with CVTs.

Design & Performance

The 2012 Nissan Altima is designed to balance between fuel efficiency and performance. Both two-door and four-door versions have a choice of either four-cylinder or V6 engines, but differ in transmission options. A CVT is standard on all sedans, but Altima coupes will only have manual shift options.

The Nissan Altima has a few trim levels that are categorized by body style:

  • The Altima sedan has the 2.5 base level trim. The 2.5 S trim level has a few more features, and the 3.5 SR trim level has a stronger engine.
  • The Altima coupe is available with the fuel-efficient 2.5 S and more powerful 3.5 SR trim level.

Notably, the Nissan Altima is no longer available as a hybrid. New for the 2012 model year, the surviving coupe and sedan models have feature packages:

  • The 2.5 S sedan now has the Value package with a leather steering wheel, Bluetooth connectivity, and headlights that turn on automatically.
  • The 3.5 SR sedan includes a Bluetooth phone system. The same feature is also available on the 2.5 S as an optional upgrade in the Convenience package.

Powertrain & Engine

The 2012 Nissan Altima is quite athletic for its car segment. Both sedan and coupe body styles have either a 2.5L four-cylinder engine and a 3.5L V6 engine available. The engine options straddle the line between performance and fuel efficiency, though the V6 trades in some fuel efficiency for acceleration.

Body Style & Interior Comfort

The 2012 Nissan Altima still looks great as it closes out this generation. The Altima for this model year is available as a sedan and as a coupe. The Altima's sleek style takes inspiration from other sports cars, especially in the coupe version. The interior is both refreshing and spacious. Though rear headroom may be a problem for taller passengers, most passengers feel comfortable in either the sedan or coupe body styles.

  • All Altima trim levels and body styles come with a push-to-start button.
  • Bluetooth connectivity is also standard in all models.
  • Cargo is spacious; it can be expanded by folding down the back seat.
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