Nissan Maxima Trims

The Nissan Maxima is a full-size car (previously mid-size) manufactured by Nissan and sold primarily in North America, the Middle East, and China. Making its sales debut in 1981 for the 1982 model year as the Datsun Maxima, it replaced the earlier Datsun 810. The…

Nissan Altima Interior

No doubt about it—if you think the roads and parking lots are filling up with tall, view-blocking crossovers and SUVs, your eyes aren’t deceiving you. The four-door mid-size sedan, once the dominant form of family transport, has lost favor. Call it a sedan recession. Nissan…

2012 Nissan Maxima 3.5 Sv

Reviewers wrote that the 2012 Maxima’s V6 engine delivers powerful acceleration around town and on the highway. However, critics reported that the front-wheel drive Maxima can suffer from torque steer, where the car pulls to one side under hard acceleration. Test drivers said the Maxima’s…

2013 Nissan Sentra Oil Type

All about Oil ChangeEngine oil is the lifeblood of the engine. The oil resides in the oil pan, which is under the car attached to the bottom of the engine. All internal (moving) parts of the engine need to be lubricated by the engine oil….

2016 Nissan Maxima Configurations

From the September 2015 issue Our culture is currently grappling with questions of identity, the ability to change ourselves. So what, you may ask, does that have to do with the new Nissan Maxima? This is a sedan that has long claimed (without much credibility)…

2014 Nissan Maxima 3.5 Sv

vehicle overview The 2014 Nissan Maxima is the brand’s flagship sedan, but frankly, you might not know that by looking at it. Indeed, the Maxima was last redesigned for the 2009 model year, and even when it was introduced, it didn’t turn many heads. Yet…

2016 Nissan Altima 2.5

No doubt about it—if you think the roads and parking lots are filling up with tall, view-blocking crossovers and SUVs, your eyes aren’t deceiving you. The four-door mid-size sedan, once the dominant form of family transport, has lost favor. Call it a sedan recession. Nissan…

2016 Nissan Maxima Platinum Review

2016 Nissan Maxima Details Interior Despite its flagship status, the new Nissan Maxima is actually a little smaller inside than the mainstream Nissan Altima sedan. However, the Altima can’t compare to the new Maxima’s luxury. The diamond-pattern theme on the accent trim extends to the…

2013 Nissan Maxima 3.5 S

2013 Nissan Maxima Details Interior Nissan says it aimed to make the Maxima’s cabin feel like an airplane’s cockpit. We think Nissan’s team achieved that goal, and then some. From the premium leather seats that are standard on SV versions, to its thick steering wheel,…

Nissan Altima White

2-Door Design The compact two-door featured an ergonomic, sporty interior with perfectly placed controls and body-hugging bucket seats, much like today’s performance coupe, the 370Z. The lower, lighter, leaner Z generates plenty of power—332 horses worth of it—and plenty of adrenaline in everyone who drives…