The 2020 Nissan Maxima is now on sale now at CarProUSA certified dealers. Available in five trims, S, SV, SL, SR and Platinum, the Maxima features a 300-horsepower 3.5-liter VQ-series V6 engine mated to Nissan’s Xtronic transmission. The four-door base S trim starts from $34,250 and stretches to $41,540 mark for the top-of-the-line Platinum. This does not include a $895 destination charge.
What’s New for 2020
After a refresh in 2019, here’s what’s new for the 2020 model year.
- The entire Maxima lineup now comes standard with Nissan Safety Shield 360. The suite of active safety technologies includes Automatic Emergency Braking with Pedestrian Detection, Blind Spot Warning, Rear Cross Traffic Alert, Lane Departure Warning, High Beam Assist and Rear Automatic Braking. (Maxima’s Intelligent Driver Alertness technology is also standard on all grade levels.)
- The sporty SR grade also comes more well-equipped for 2020 with a standard Dual Panel Panoramic Moonroof and Intelligent Around View Monitor.
- All grade levels also come with Integrated Dynamics control Module (IDM), including Intelligent Trace Control, Active Ride Control and Intelligent Engine Brake. This was was previously reserved for the sporty SR grade.
The Maxima received some significant design updates in 2019 and also offered new semi-aniline, diamond-quilted Rakuda Tan leather-appointed seating, which carries over to 2020. You can check it out in the video below.
In addition to Safety Shield 360, the Maxima also offers available Intelligent Cruise Control (ICC), and Traffic Sign Recognition (TSR). Available interior features include Rear Door Alert (RDA) and Nissan Door to Door Navigation system (standard on SV grade and above). Maxima Platinum models include standard NissanConnect® with Navigation and Services featuring Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.
The 2020 Maxima is on sale now.