Nissan Maxima

Price $37,890 – $45,650
Fuel consumption 7.9 – 11.6 L/100km
The Car Guide rating 79%(view ratings)
Refreshed for 2019, the Maxima is critically acclaimed for the quality of its interior (with Zero Gravity front seats that can be appointed in diamond-quilted leather or feature premium Alcantara inserts) and of its engine. We're talking about a 3.5-litre V6 that produces 300 horsepower and teams up with a performance-focused CVT. There's also a long list of advanced safety technologies highlighted by the Nissan Safety Shield 360, which includes autonomous emergency braking.

Detailed ratings

The Car Guide rating 79%
Fuel economy 6/10
Reliability 5/10
Safety 10/10
Infotainment 8/10
Driving 8/10
Overall 8/10

What's new in 2019



  • Nice cabin design and assembly
  • Spirited engine
  • Nice body
  • Attractive price


  • Limited headroom
  • Limited visibility
  • Trunk is very small
  • Super gas required