2017 Nissan Maxima Nismo, price, interior, specs – The mid-size car named Nissan Maxima made its debut in the year 1982 as Datsun Maxima. Datsun was acquired by Nissan in the year 1983, and thus the vehicle got its name. During the three decades of its existence various generations of the Nissan Maxima have completed its life cycles and vanished into history. The present one, the eight generation was unveiled at New York Auto Show conducted in the year 2015. Those who hope for radical changes in the incoming vehicle will be completely disappointed as the company’s plan is to make only minor improvements only to the design of the with its V6 engine. Considering the size of this sedan, one can understand that Hyundai Azera and Toyota Avalon are the major competitors for the new 2017 Maxima.
2017 Nissan Maxima redesign
The 2017 Nissan Maxima is a luxury car with spacious and comfortable front and rear seats. Embellishments like metallic trim, fake suede, diamond-patterned stitching etc. add to the exquisite beauty of the car. Ambient lighting has been provided to illuminate the instrument panel and the doors. Seven inch screen display route guidance and elegant gauges help to navigate the vehicle with ease. Eight inch touch screen at the central console can be controlled easily a knob near the shifter. The vehicle is rather silent inside with only 66 decibels of sound at 70 mph and 74 decibels at the full throttle.
The 2017 Maxima interior review
The newly introduced sway concept dropped the V shaped grille to a lower position so that it lost its great appearance to some extent. The intention of the company was to bring down the visible accessories resulting in appealing appearance. The V- shaped business grille, arrow-like headlight etc added an aggressive look to the front side fascia. The floating roof design is carried over in this model also and it resembles new Muranos. The 2017 Maxima may or may not be a sports car, but when you add the sports car label, it needs to fulfill all the requirements for the sports car.
2017 Maxima Nismo awd specs
The V6 engine in the present Nissan is retained in the new Nissan Maxima also. The company executives confirm that 60 % of the V6’s parts are redesigned to increase the power of the engine. These new parts help the engine to increase the power by 10 HP making a total of 300 HP. But it is surprising that the engine lacks direct injection. On a test run in a demanding strafe like the San Gabriel Mountains the Maxima achieved 18 mpg. Thought the revised engine is not efficient and quiet it is able to reach 60 mph in about 5.9 seconds.
2017 Nissan Maxima release date and price
Though all most all specifications of the new 2017 Maxima are known to the car enthusiasts, nothing is revealed about the estimated price and release date of the vehicle. But most people believe that this new Maxima will be on roads during the second half of 2016. As no big changes are involved in the incoming vehicle the, 2017 Nissan Maxima price is expected to remain at that of the 2016 model vehicle now running on the road.