The Japanese manufacturer Nissan, in February this year presented the photo of new 2016 Nissan Maxima – 7th generation model has A36 body. World debut of the new car was held at the 2015 New York Autoshow. The appearance of the 2016 Nissan Maxima, as promised by Nissan company is consistent with the appearance of the Sport Sedan prototype, which was shown at 2014 motor show which took place in Detroit.
2016 Nissan Maxima release date: 2015 summer
2016 Nissan Maxima photos
2016 Nissan Maxima exterior
Design of the new car made in the artist signature style and most elements somehow reminds 3rd generation Nissan Murano SUV 2014. In fact, the 2016 Nissan Maxima exterior in the back is bright and easy to find in a city stream. The exterior of a car perfectly match V-shaped grille, sloping roof, body side with relief surface, and the main highlight of a novelty – a complex shape headlights, which comes right on the fenders of the car.
2016 Nissan Maxima interior
2016 Nissan Maxima interior especially produces pleasant impressions boasts high-quality materials in finishing, sports type multifunction steering wheel with a truncated bottom rim. There is the new digital dashboard with 7-inch screen , and the new 8.0-inch Touch Screen multimedia system, located on the center console. New multimedia system now has access to the Internet and in addition access to satellite radio.
2016 Nissan Maxima engine specs
Automaker itself calls a novelty in the A36 body a four-door sports car and ensures excellent maneuverability and excellent dynamic performance. Under the hood of a car, you can see the 3500-cubic centimeters six cylinder engine of VQ family, which has got a major upgrade.
Here it should be noted that, engineers have replaced more than 60 percent of engine parts. Now the performance of the engine is 300-horsepower (290 hp in the previous model), paired with CVT Xtronic transmission, configured to performance driving. The car with this engine is able to accelerate to 60 miles per hour in 5.8 seconds.
Although at first glance, we are told by 2016 Nissan Maxima specs, the engine in comparison to its predecessor, much more powerful, but it is necessary to add that the company is currently trying to improve the fuel-economy trend. Now the car consumes 15 percent less fuel, and the average fuel consumption rate at mixed driving is about 30 miles per gallon (7.7-liters / 100km).
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Nissan Maxima 2016 price
We note that in the near future, the company plans to release a hybrid modification of the model, with the power plant is likely to be borrowed from the Nissan Pathfinder Hybrid. 2016 Nissan Maxima price starts at 32,410 US dollars, 2016 Nissan Maxima release date will be in this summer. New car will be available in five trim levels, along with three new: Platinum, SR and SL.
2016 Nissan Maxima dimensions
2016 Nissan Maxima in a new body can accommodate 5 people. The boot capacity is 14,3 cubic ft (405 liters). Here are the full dimensions:
Length – 192,7 in (4897 mm);
Width – 73,1 in (1859 mm);
Height – 56,4 in (1435 mm);
Wheelbase – 109,2 in (2776 mm).
The car refers to full size sedan segment, just like Ford Taurus.
2016 Nissan Maxima trim levels
New 2016 Nissan Maxima will be available in five variations, including three major – SL, SR and premium Platinum.
Basic trim will include: seven-inch monitor, infotainment system with 8-inch touchscreen (with navigation, satellite radio, eight speakers, Bluetooth; rear view video camera, audio auxiliary, and USB/iPod connectivety), cruise control, climate control adjustable for front and rear passengers, Keyless Entry (keyless access), start / stop engine button, powered front and rear seats, ABS, braking assist system.
The top trim called Platinum supplemented with intelligent cruise control, 360-degree camera system, active sound attenuation and sound amplification; warning of a frontal collision; Forward Emergency Braking; blind spots control system. It is also comes with park assistant, interior LED backlight, driver seat with memory, heated steering wheel, heated front passenger seat, Ascot leather trimming and natural wood elements, audio package with eleven speakers, power sunroof, LED lamps low beam light.