Now available with altered packages, the 2013 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 a Xtronic automatic transmission and optional paddle shifters. Fuel mileage is an EPA estimated 19 mpg city and 26 mpg highway. Features include rear-view monitor, heated front seats, USB connection, 19-inch alloy wheels, rear spoiler, HID headlights, navigation, and a premium package. Safety is comprised of Nissan advanced airbag system, anti-lock braking (ABS), vehicle dynamic control (VDC), traction control system (TCS), energy absorbing steering column, and tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS). The Maxima is backed by a 3-year/36,000-mile warranty.Read more Read less
2013 brings a few changes to the Nissan Maxima. The Sport Package has been updated. It now includes a 7-inch monitor, USB connectivity, RearView Monitor and a climate-controlled driver's seat. Also new on the sport package are a set of 19-inch alloy wheels finished Dark Hyper Silver. New for 2013 is the SV Value Package which includes a 9-speaker Bose stereo, satellite radio, heated front seats and a heated steering wheel.
Smooth and powerful drivetrain; comfortable interior with easy-to-use controls; lots of standard features at all trim levels
The Maxima's sporty styling and spirited handling plus its long list of standard features makes it a solid performer in its segment. The standard 3.5L V6 engine in the Maxima is the most powerful in the segment, while the continuously variable transmission (CVT) allows good fuel economy.