2018 Nissan Maxima Nismo

According to the latest reports, newest model from company’s performance departments will come as 2018 Nissan Maxima Nismo. This will be a hi-performance version of popular full-size sedan, which is one of the best-selling models in class. For the U.S. market, Nismo will make a special version that will feature several unique characteristics, those that we used to see on Nismo-badged models. So, after more than 35 years and eight generations, this full-size sedan will be not just an excellent family car, but also a car with amazing performances and amazing driving experience. So, 2018 Maxima Nismo will feature not only more powerful engine, but also some new bodywork, improved interior etc.

2018 Nissan Maxima Nismo design and features

2018 Nissan Maxima Nismo side viewThe 2018 Nissan Maxima Nismo will be the latest model that will come out of company’s performance department. We will see plenty of modifications that are usual for Nismo models. First of all, we should mention that base characteristics will remain pretty much the same. We will see a car with same dimensions and same base shape. On the other side, we will see plenty of new bodywork. In order to provide sportier look, 2018 Nissan Maxima Nismo will feature things like sporty bumpers, spoilers, new rims, exhaust etc. Besides significantly improved exterior styling, we will also see some new things inside. Expect things like chrome details, sporty seats and steering wheel, modified cluster etc. Besides those visual upgrades, we will see some serious mechanical improvements. This refers mostly to suspension and brakes, which will come directly from Japan, from models like 370Z and GT-R.

2018 Nissan Maxima Nismo rear view2018 Nissan Maxima Nismo engine

When it comes to powertrain, 2018 Nissan Maxima Nismo will use bigger of two units that are in offer for standard Maxima. It is a 3.5 liter V6 unit, which is good for about 300 horses and 260 pound-feet of torque. However, company will do some modifications on engine, which will provide higher output. So, max power should be around 330 horses and 300 pound-feet of torque. In terms of performances, several reports suggest that new model will be able to go from 0 to 60 in about 5.5 seconds, while top speed should be around 140 miles per hour.

2018 Nissan Maxima Nismo front view2018 Nissan Maxima Nismo release date and price

The 2018 Nissan Maxima Nismo should come somewhere late this year, with price around 45.000 dollars.

2 Responses to 2018 Nissan Maxima Nismo

  1. Michael ATKINSON says:

    I want to purchase the Nissan Maxima Nismo

  2. Reuben Lane says:

    Nissan Maximas are getting uglier and uglier. I have a 2008 Maxima with neat, simple lines; that was the last body style I liked. I will NOT buy another Maxima until the body style gets simpler .. and the front grill is really really really ugly!

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