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Here's how the 2017 Nissan Maxima and the 2017 Nissan Altima measure up.
S 3.5L *Ltd Avail*
$32,610
Starting MSRP
2017.5 3.5 SR Sedan *Ltd Avail*
$0
Starting MSRP

Overview

Door
4-door 4-door -
Seats
5 5 -
Engine

300.0-hp, 3.5-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

270.0-hp, 3.5-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

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Combined MPG
25 26 -
Size
192.8" length, 56.5" height 191.9" length, 57.8" height -
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive -

Exterior color

Exterior color

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Interior color

Interior color

Grey-Violet

Medium Grey

White

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Transmissions

Transmissions

CVT Transmission

A/T

Transmission w/Dual Shift Mode

CVT Transmission

A/T

Transmission w/Dual Shift Mode

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Vehicle

EPA Classification
Midsize Cars Midsize Cars -

Wheels

Rear Wheel Size
18 X 8.5 in 18 X 7.5 in -
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum -
Spare Wheel Material
Steel Steel -
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum -
Front Wheel Size
18 X 8.5 in 18 X 7.5 in -
Spare Wheel Size
Compact in Compact in -

Electrical

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
150 130 -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
N/A 550 -

Engine

SAE Net Torque @ RPM
261 @ 4400 251 @ 4400 -
Engine Type
Premium Unleaded V-6 Regular Unleaded V-6 -
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
300 @ 6400 270 @ 6400 -
Displacement
3.5 L/213 3.5 L/213 -

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
21 MPG 22 MPG -
Cruising Range - City
378.00 mi 396.00 mi -
Fuel Economy Est-Combined
25 MPG 26 MPG -
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
30 MPG 32 MPG -
Cruising Range - Hwy
540.00 mi 576.00 mi -
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy
N/A N/A -
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined
N/A N/A -
EPA MPG Equivalent - City
N/A N/A -

Suspension

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link Multi-Link -
Suspension Type - Front
Strut Strut -
Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link Multi-Link -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut Strut -

Brakes

Drum - Rear (Yes or )
N/A N/A -
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes -
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
12.1 in 11.5 in -
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes -
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel -
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
12.6 in 11.7 in -
Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc 4-Wheel Disc -
Brake ABS System (Second Line)
N/A N/A -

Fuel Tank

Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
N/A N/A -
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
18 gal 18 gal -

Steering

Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
N/A N/A -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
N/A 37.4 ft -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall
N/A N/A -
Steering Type
Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion -
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
N/A N/A -

Tires

Rear Tire Size
P245/45VR18 P235/45VR18 -
Spare Tire Size
Compact Compact -
Front Tire Size
P245/45VR18 P235/45VR18 -

Trailering

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
N/A N/A -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
N/A N/A -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
N/A N/A -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
N/A N/A -

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight
3478 lbs 3412 lbs -

Dimensions

Width, Max w/o mirrors
73.2 in 72 in -
Length, Overall
192.8 in 191.9 in -
Wheelbase
109.3 in 109.3 in -
Front Hip Room
54.2 in 54 in -
Min Ground Clearance
5.3 in 5.4 in -
Passenger Capacity
5 5 -
Track Width, Rear
62.4 in 62 in -
Passenger Volume
98.6 ft³ 101.9 ft³ -
Track Width, Front
62.4 in 62 in -
Front Shoulder Room
56.7 in 56.4 in -
Second Hip Room
53.5 in 52.1 in -
Second Leg Room
34.2 in 36.1 in -
Front Leg Room
45 in 45 in -
Trunk Volume
14.3 ft³ 15.4 ft³ -
Height, Overall
56.5 in 57.9 in -
Second Shoulder Room
55.7 in 56.4 in -
Front Head Room
39.4 in 40 in -
Liftover Height
N/A N/A -
Second Head Room
36.7 in 37.1 in -

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