The 2018 Nissan Maxima is an upcoming full-size family sedan, and the latest version in the Nissan’s Maxima series. The vehicle was updated last in 2015, and the new version is set to arrive with a mean appearance and four doors. Its headlamps will have an aggressive appeal and the design will have styled curving line. It will come in a number of versions, S, SL, SR, SV and a standard version. Chevy Impala, Toyota Avalon, Ford Fusion, Honda Accord and Hyundai Azera will be main rivals of the new 2018 Maxima, when it comes to US car market this year.
2018 Nissan Maxima redesign
The new Nissan Maxima 2018 is sports sedan that will have its V-Motion grille that represents Nissan’s signature in last couple of years. The model will have inventively designed boomerang-style headlamps and its sides will be noticeable with large 19-inch alloy wheels that would enhance its looks. There will be a few changes to the sedan’s front face, such as in the lights, grille and bumper. Rear side of the car will be finished with large sports dual chrome exhaust. We expect few new exterior colors available with new 2018 Maxima beside its nine standard colors: Bordeaux Black, Brilliant Silver, Coulis Red, Deep Blue Pearl, Gun Metallic, Pearl White, Storm Blue, Super Black and Forged Bronze.
The internal cabin of the 2018 Nissan Maxima is rumored to be coming with Double Panel, Heated leather steering wheel, premium Ascot wrapped panoramic roof and heated leather seats. The seats will be well designed and comfortable. The back seats are expected to have less head and leg space. The design will take a leaf out of the Mazda. There will be driver support, a driver’s seat memory, a smart Nissan key that would control climate technology and push-button start. There will be plenty of advancements, such as a wireless charging system, wireless Internet access, iPod, USB, 3rd party app support, live music stream, Bluetooth screen with built-in voice command.
New 2018 Maxima specs
The new Nissan Maxima 2018 will draw power from a 3.5-liter, V6 engine paired with Xtronic automatic transmission with manual shift mode. It will be capable of producing maximum power of 300 hp and yielding peak torque of 261 pounds per feet. Traction control system (TCS) and Vehicle dynamic control will be standard for all Maxima models. Fuel economy should be improved. Its engine will be able to offer mileage of 32 mpg on the highways and 23 mpg on the city roads. The improved mileage is expected to put this model of Maxima ahead in the race with other full-sized sedans in the department of fuel efficiency.
2018 Nissan Maxima price and release date
The price of the new 2018 Maxima is expected to be around $33,000, which is around the price of its predecessor. The base models are expected to be about $33,000 while the flagship model will be available for around $40,000. The vehicle is anticipated to arrive into the showrooms officially sometime during the final quarter of 2017. The 2018 Nissan Maxima price will a bit higher than price of other entry-level luxury automobiles, but it will offer more features as standard.