25 reviews
2006 Nissan Maxima
2006 Nissan Maxima
Available Price Range $3,129-$9,861 TrimsN/A Combined MPG 24 SeatsN/A

Our Take on the 2006 Nissan Maxima

Our Take

Redesigned for 2004, Nissan's front-wheel-drive flagship sedan received a stronger V-6 and a new Skyview roof that features a narrow glass panel running lengthwise between the front and rear seats. An Elite Package included a fixed, full center console that provides four-passenger seating, w... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Road noise

Notable Features

  • 265-hp, 3.5-liter V-6
  • Automatic or manual
  • Optional four-passenger version
  • Skyview sunroof
  • Shapely styling


Our Expert Reviews

We hit the highway for this review with extreme prejudice. No, that's not spy lingo for the elimination of a foe. Just an admission that I climbed into the 2006 Nissan Maxima 3.5 SE knowing that it is powered by what I consider to be the best V-6 engine on the planet. It's superbly smooth and plenty powerful at 265 horsepower, and ready toannounce its presence through quad-tipped du... Read full review for the 2006 Nissan Maxima

Consumer Reviews


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Very nice car

by COOL from on June 8, 2010

this car handles surprisingly well. great acceleration and braking, little bit of road noise but that was because of the continental tire, switch to michelin and this car is equivalent to BMW 3 series... Read Full Review


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