2011 Nissan Maxima Values

Select a 2011 Nissan Maxima trim level

2011 model year changes

For 2011, the Nissan Maxima receives only minor updates, including new Metallic Slate, Pearl White and Brilliant Silver exterior colors. SV Sport-optioned models get smoked headlights, a dark chrome grille and unique shiny gray interior stitching.


Competitive comparison

Smooth and powerful drivetrain; comfortable interior with easy-to-use controls; lots of standard features at all trim levels


Special features for 2011

The Maxima's sporty styling and handling plus its long list of standard features makes it a solid performer in its segment. There are two trim levels, plus Sport and Premium packages, which can be added for the maximum in comfort and technology.




The 2011 Nissan Maxima is a FWD five passenger sedan powered by a 3.5-liter V6 engine that produces 290 hp and 261 lb-ft of torque. The Maxima comes standard with Xtronic automatic transmission and optional paddle shifters. Fuel mileage clocks in at an EPA estimated 19 mpg city and 26 mpg highway. Options include rear-view monitor, heated front seats, USB connection, 19-inch alloy wheels, rear spoiler, HID headlights, navigation, and a premium package. Safety features are comprised of Nissan advanced airbag system, vehicle dynamic control, traction control system, energy absorbing steering column, and tire pressure monitoring system. The Maxima is backed by a 3-year/30,000-mile warranty.