Edmunds.com Named the Nissan Altima to its “17 Best Cars You Can Buy”

Edmunds.com’s list of the ’17 Best Cars You Can Buy’ named the 2013 Nissan Altima the Best Midsize Sedan. This list is a new feature this year and was created to select vehicles that are simply “the best, period” in each class.

2013 Nissan AltimaThe editors at Edmunds.com chose the 2013 Altima for its outstanding fuel economy, a powertrain that blends “speed and efficiency”, easy-to-use technology and overall “balance between refinement and engagement”. The 2013 Nissan Altima just keeps raking in the awards and by the looks of it, they will just keep coming.

Fred Diaz, divisional vice president, Nissan Sales & Marketing, Service & Parts, Nissan North America, said “With the redesign of the 2013 Altima, we set out to be the best mid-size sedan in the marketplace. The combination of 38 mpg fuel economy, sleek styling and abundant technology makes the new and improved Altima the best overall package in the segment, and we’re thrilled for the third-party validation from Edmunds.com.”

The Nissan Altima continues to be one of the top selling mid-size sedans in the United States. Lewis Nissan is proud to carry the 2013 Altima in stock. Come in and test drive one today and see what the buzz is about for yourself!

AutoPacific® 2013 Ideal Vehicle Awards© Honored the Nissan Altima

The AutoPacific 2013 Ideal Vehicle Awards recently named the Nissan Altima the Most Ideal Mid-Size Car. This is based on a survey of more than 52,000 new car and light truck owners who have had their vehicles for at least 90 days. The Ideal Vehicle Awards recognize cars and light trucks that best meet the owner expectations and desires.

Owners of the 2013 Altima said they were satisfied in 15 key vehicle attributes including cargo space, power, exterior styling, power, safety features and acceleration.

2013 Nissan AltimaFred Diaz, divisional vice president, Nissan Sales & Marketing, Service & Parts, Nissan North America, said “In completely redesigning the Altima for the 2013 model year, we wanted to make sure that each customer need in this segment was addressed while neither skimping on fuel economy nor tech features. We’re thrilled to be recognized by AutoPacific, which further validates the tremendous sales we’ve seen with a product that’s also incredibly affordable.”

Lewis Nissan is proud to carry the 2013 Nissan Altima in stock. For more information on the Altima or other Nissan models, please visit our website.

Versa Note Included on Kelley Blue Book’s 10 Best Back-to-School Cars of 2013

The 2014 Nissan Versa Note is all-new and has earned a spot as one of the top 10 best back-to-school cars according to Kelley Blue Book’s kbb.com list. Every year editors at Kelly Blue Book develop their list of the 10 Best Back-to-School Cars based on characteristics that appeal and cater to the average student’s lifestyle. KBB.com credited the Versa Notes’ cost efficiency, overall technology and a sleek design as top factors to the vehicles high ranking.

2014 Nissan Versa NoteJon Brancheau, vice president, Marketing, Nissan North America, Inc. said “The all-new Versa Note offers the ideal combination of versatility, style and technology , all at an attractive price point for the budget-savvy student heading back to campus this fall. The Versa Note’s modern styling provides enhanced aerodynamics for improved fuel economy while its dramatic shape and proportions add an energetic look to reflect the active lives of its target consumers.”

The Versa Note can seat up to five people and has an EPA estimated 31 mpg city, 40 mpg highway and 35 mpg combined fuel economy on the CVT-equipped models. The Versa Note starts at $13,990. For more information on the 2014 Versa Note, visit our website.

Nissan Rolls Out a Special Customer Service-Centric Promotion

August 1st marked the launch of Nissan’s “Keep Summer Rolling” service promotion. The “Keep Summer Rolling” campaign is a unique customer service-centric promotion that helps promote Nissan’s customer service mission. The promotion allows for Nissan owners in the United States to have a chance at winning big ticket prizes, such as a 2014 Nissan Altima sedan, 370Z sports car and Pathfinder SUV. There are also other “instant win” service offerings. It’s designed to driver interest and service lane traffic to Nissan dealerships, where the customer will find a great experience waiting for them.

John Spoon, vice president, Parts & Service, Nissan North America, said “Nissan’s mission is to give our customers the best experience throughout the lifecycle of the vehicle. Customer service is at the heart of our proactive customer engagement commitment, which is most apparent to our customers at their local dealerships. This promotion is designed to make servicing our customers’ vehicles even easier for them, while also reminding them of the great offerings available at their dealers”.

The promotion runs from August 1 – September 30, 2013. Watch the video below for all the details!