Nissan Maxima

Recall Alert: 2015 Nissan Altima, 2016 Maxima

By Tom Torbjornsen on November 23, 2015


Vehicles Affected: Approximately 100 model-year 2015 Nissan  Altima and 2016 Maxima sedans manufactured between Oct. 6 and Oct. 7, 2015 The Problem: The front brake caliper mounting bolts may not be properly tightened; this could cause the caliper to detach… Read More

Recall Alert: 2015 Nissan Altima, 2016 Maxima

By Tom Torbjornsen on November 23, 2015

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 100 model-year 2015 Nissan  Altima and 2016 Maxima sedans manufactured between Oct. 6 and Oct. 7, 2015 The Problem: The front brake caliper mounting bolts may not be properly tightened; this could cause the caliper to detach… Read More

2016 Nissan Sentra Photo Gallery

By Matt Schmitz on November 18, 2015

When it comes to its sedan siblings, Nissan is keeping it in the family. The redesigned-for-2016 Nissan Sentra was unveiled today at the 2015 Los Angeles Auto Show bearing a striking resemblance to the larger Altima and even-larger Maxima. The… Read More

Recall Alert: 2016 Nissan Maxima, 2013-2016 Altima

By Matt Schmitz on October 26, 2015

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 47,000 model-year 2016 Nissan Maxima sedans manufactured between March 19 and June 2, 2015, and model-year 2013-16 Altima sedans equipped with a 3.5-liter six-cylinder engine manufactured between March 30, 2012, and Aug. 18, 2015. This latest action… Read More

2016 Nissan Maxima Video

By Mike Hanley on September 9, 2015

Nissan advertises its sedan as a four-door sports car. With its recent redesign for 2016, the Maxima wears an even more aggressive look to back up its name, but is it still a car that's fun to drive? Watch the… Read More

'Hot Wheels' Report: Same Cars Being Stolen, But Fewer

By Matt Schmitz on August 31, 2015

It must suck just a little to be the Nissan Maxima right now. You're coveted enough to sneak into the top 10 most-stolen cars in the U.S. for 2014, but you're still not as popular as the Acura Integra —… Read More

NHTSA: 2016 Acura RDX, Nissan Maxima, Honda HR-V Earn Five-Star Safety Rating

By Matt Schmitz on August 24, 2015

The revised 2016 Acura RDX, the redesigned 2016 Nissan Maxima and the all-new 2016 Honda HR-V have earned the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration's five-star safety rating for crashworthiness. Related: More Safety News The RDX compact luxury SUV repeated its… Read More

Recall Alert: 2016 Nissan Maxima

By Matt Schmitz on August 14, 2015

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 5,500 model-year 2016 Nissan Maxima sedans manufactured between March 19 and June 2, 2015 The Problem: Due to an improperly installed O-ring that may not have been seated correctly at the time of assembly, in a crash… Read More

2016 Nissan Maxima: Car Seat Check

By Jennifer Newman on August 6, 2015

For 2016, the Nissan Maxima sheds its boring looks for a face that should get shoppers' blood pumping. Nissan says the five-passenger Maxima competes with full-size sedans such as the Chevrolet Impala and Toyota Avalon, but it falls short when… Read More

2016 Nissan Maxima Photo Gallery (19 Photos)

By Matt Schmitz on August 5, 2015

When we first got a look at the Nissan Sports Sedan Concept during the 2014 North American International Auto Show in Detroit, it was clear the automaker was headed in an entirely new stylistic direction with its Maxima. Entirely new, that… Read More

Nissan Talks AWD, Safety Features for 2016 Maxima

By Kelsey Mays on July 20, 2015

Nissan's aggressive redesign of its flagship sedan, the Maxima, may offer a sneak peek at the brand's future. After all, the Maxima's styling — together with the Murano SUV — departs radically from other Nissan models. Can shoppers expect more… Read More