The three millionth Altima produced by Nissan

Posted on Saturday, 11 August 2007 , 08:08:18 byEmil

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The three millionth Altima produced by Nissan

It’s a historical day for Nissan as the 3 millionth Altima has been produced. Nissan's Altima it’s their best selling auto. Its introduction was in the mid 1992 as a 1993 model. Since then the vehicle has been built in the U.S. All Altimas were produced in Smyrna, Tennessee, until 2004 when Nissan made additional Atlimas at their Canton, Mississippi to cover increased demand. Smyrna – the main Altima plant is producing 750 cars a day, adding another 600 Altimas a day from the Canton facility.

Altima has proven itself as a essential product and good alternative for the Nissan line-up although the Altima sells in a highly competitive area, one that includes monsters like Toyota Camry and Honda Accord. Altima's popularity stands on the variety of its configurations, 6 speed manual to an CVT automatic, from sedan to coupe, and from high-powered V6 to hybrid. The news of the 3 millionth Altima comes on the heels of the. Nissan has been producing autos in the U.S. since 1983. In the July announcement Nissan reports its 9 millionth cars produced here in the United States.