All-new 2023 Nissan Maxima

Born to thrill

starting MSRP



Up to 20/30 City/Hwy


300hp 3.5-liter V6

Cargo Space

14.3 cu ft of trunk space[3]

2023 Nissan Maxima Trims

Choose your Maxima



2023 Nissan Maxima SV sedan for sale near Elk Grove

Starting MSRP $38,140

  • 3.5-liter DOHC 24-Valve V6 Engine
  • Nissan Safety Shield 360



2023 Nissan Maxima SR sedan for sale near Modesto

Starting MSRP $43,300

  • Paddle Shifters
  • Sport-tuned suspension with retuned dampers, stiffer springs, and larger front stabilizer bar



2023 Nissan Maxima Platinum sedan for sale near Sacramento

Starting MSRP $44,250

  • 19″ Machine-finished aluminum-alloy wheels
  • Rain-sensing variable intermittent windshield wipers

2023 Nissan Maxima Performance

A 4-door powerhouse


Combine four-door practicality with a 3.5-liter V6 engine that gets 30 Highway MPG, and suddenly every commute becomes intensely thrilling.


Maxima’s XTRONIC CVT® (Continuously Variable Transmission) combines incredible smoothness with uncompromised fuel efficiency.


The Maxima with attitude. Choose SR for track-inspired suspension and 19″ gloss-black alloy wheels. 

Maxima horsepower, engine, and transmission

Legendary performance

2023 Nissan Maxima VQ V6 engine
Maxima’s Legendary VQ V6 Engine

Under the hood lies its beating heart: Nissan’s legendary 300-horsepower, 3.5-liter, VQ V6 engine. From sodium-filled exhaust valves and anodized pistons, to the high-flow tuned induction system, it’s designed to exhilarate from idle to redline.

2023 Nissan Maxima CVT transmission
XTRONIC CVT (Continuously Variable Transmission)

Engineered to satisfy even the most die-hard enthusiast, Maxima’s advanced Xtronic CVT features dynamic step shifting, wider gear ratio coverage, and an adaptive shift controller. The result is a more connected, spirited driving experience – all without sacrificing fuel economy.

2023 Nissan Maxima drive mode selector
Drive Mode Selector

Adrenaline on tap. Put it in Sport, and you’ll sharpen throttle response, steering feel, and transmission tuning for a pulse-raising ride. The system even pumps a more powerful engine note into the cabin, thanks to available Active Sound Enhancement.

2023 Nissan Maxima Sport Mode
Sport Mode

When you’re in Sport Mode, all your essential engine information is displayed in real time on your Advanced Drive-Assist™ Display.

2023 Nissan Maxima Drive-focused suspension and chassis
Drive-focused suspension and chassis

Maxima’s independent multi-link rear suspension with monotube shocks equals exhilarating performance and a more comfortable ride. And a lowered stance isn’t just for looks; it gives you the handling and response you’d expect from the 4-Door Sports Car®.

Maxima dynamic drive technologies

Raising the bar on confidence

Maxima incorporates advanced chassis tech, including an independent dynamics-control module to help you feel calm, composed, and connected while you enjoy the drive.

2023 Nissan Maxima Intelligent Engine Brake
Intelligent Engine Brake

Get smoother deceleration when cornering or coming to a stop. Intelligent Engine Brake uses the Xtronic CVT to apply engine braking, helping you to avoid stopping short. And helping to keep your bag from flying off the passenger seat.

2023 Nissan Maxima Intelligent Trace Control
Intelligent Trace Control

Enjoy hugging curves with handling that feels effortless. Intelligent Trace Control monitors the situation and, if needed, can brake each wheel individually to help you steer smoothly through the corners.

2023 Nissan Maxima Active Ride Control
Active Ride Control

Bumpy ride? Active Ride Control can automatically apply the brakes and adjust engine torque to smooth out your ride, turning those mountains into molehills.

Maxima SR – max performance

Curve your enthusiasm

To give you a G-induced grin, Maxima SR combines 19″ gloss-black aluminum-alloy wheels with a track-inspired suspension. So get inside, and enjoy the thrill of your favorite road in the way only a purpose-built sports car can provide.

Corner with confidence

Go take on your favorite roads. Maxima SR features a track-inspired suspension with stiffer springs and a larger front stabilizer bar.

2023 Nissan Maxima track inspired suspension
2023 Nissan Maxima double spoked wheels

Make your mark

The unique double-spoked wheels and road-gripping W-rated tires are at the intersection of sport and style.

Form and function

Adding to Maxima’s high-performance styling are the available black sport rear spoiler and quad-tipped exhaust for enhanced exhaust flow and a more aerodynamic look.

2023 Nissan Maxima SR available sport accessories
2023 Nissan Maxima SR premium interior features

Drive in style

Maxima SR’s premium interior features dynamic diamond-quilted inserts, made from premium Italian-made Alcantara® – a material usually reserved for high-end performance cars.

Power at close range

The paddle shifters are mounted on the steering column, so they’re always within easy reach – even on corners when Maxima’s steering wheel is clocked 90° – making the perfect gear ratio just a fingertip-blip away.

2023 Nissan Maxima available paddle shifter

2023 Nissan Maxima Interior & Cargo

Step inside for your next thrill 


Maxima’s available Memory System remembers your driver’s seat, steering wheel position, and outside mirror settings.


Warm in the winter, cool in the summer, available climate-controlled front seats mean year-round comfort.


Those riding in back enjoy true upscale treatment with available rear heated seats and power rear sunshade.

Maxima interior features and technology

Custom-tailored comfort

Enjoy this work of art that also happens to be state of the art. In Maxima, classic luxury touches and advanced technology features help to create a truly unique environment that can be personalized just for you.

2023 Nissan Maxima zero gravity seating

Zero Gravity Seats with 3D Bolsters

Maxima’s sport-styled front seats are deeply bolstered to help keep you in place during cornering. Plus, inspired by zero-gravity space travel, their natural, neutral seating position can help reduce fatigue.

2023 Nissan Maxima available remote start

Remote Engine Start System with Intelligent Climate Control

Imagine having it feel “just right” the second you get in. The 2023 Nissan Maxima features a standard Intelligent Climate Control system that can respond to the weather outside, to heat or cool your cabin as you like.

2023 Nissan Maxima available dual zone climate control

Dual Zone Automatic Temperature Control

You like it one way. Your front passenger likes it another way. With Dual Zone, you can both be happy. And with standard rear vents, everyone on board stays comfortable.

2023 Nissan Maxima available heated steering wheel

Heated Steering Wheel

Never grab an icy-cold steering wheel again. Maxima’s available heated steering wheel takes the chill off those cold mornings and puts soothing heat in your hands.

2023 Nissan Maxima climate controlled front seats

Climate-controlled front seats

Available climate-controlled front seats offer individual heating and cooling for driver and passenger, making comfort as easy as turning a knob.

2023 Nissan Maxima seat memory system
Memory System

Someone else borrowing your ride? No worry. Maxima’s available Memory System remembers your personal settings, including driver’s seat, steering wheel, and outside mirrors. And with dual memory settings, two drivers get the personal treatment.

2023 Nissan Maxima rain sensing wipers
Rain-sensing wipers

Looking out for you, when engaged, the available rain-sensing wipers will automatically turn on when they sense moisture, adjust their speed depending on how much rain is coming down, and will turn off when things dry up.

2023 Nissan Maxima power rear sunshade
Power rear sunshade

When that late afternoon sun becomes too hot or too bright, Maxima’s available power rear sunshade gives you a cool and comfortable retreat.

Rear Door Alert

If you tend to forget things you placed in the back seat, the innovative Rear Door Alert system can give you a visual and audible alert that can remind you to check your rear seats before and after leaving your Maxima.

2023 Nissan Maxima rear door alert
2023 Nissan Maxima available trunk space 14.3 cubic feet

Trunk space dimensions

Pack your bags into 14.3 cubic feet of space inside Maxima’s trunk, or fold the rear seats down to create even more space and load up larger items.

2023 Nissan Maxima Connected Technology

Stay connected to your world


Hook up your compatible iPhone® to your Maxima to conveniently call friends or access your full Apple Music® library.


Enjoy your favorite tunes the way they’re meant to be heard, through the available 11-speaker Bose Premium Audio System.


Seamless connectivity to a stream of worthwhile information, whether you need the latest traffic and weather alerts, or want to find the best local restaurants.

Maxima connectivity

Like your own personal assistant

When you’re connected to these available features, getting around is easy. Nissan Door to Door Navigation adds directions that move from your compatible smartphone to Maxima’s touch-screen display seamlessly. If you end up parking several blocks away, it can send a walking route to your compatible phone. Smart tech makes every trip easier, too. SiriusXM Travel Link helps with information like parking, weather forecasts, sports, movie listings, and stocks – even the cheapest gas. SiriusXM Traffic keeps you up-to-date on the best routes.

2023 Nissan Maxima apple carplay

Apple Carplay Integration

People to see? Places to be? Just ask Siri®. Equipped with Siri® voice control, Apple CarPlay® brings your contacts, favorite messaging apps, Apple Music® playlists, Apple Maps, and more on board to your Maxima. Simply plug in your compatible iPhone® and go.

2023 Nissan Maxima available navigation

Nissan Door to Door Navigation

Getting around should always be this easy. Mobile Navigation helps keep you on the go with detailed real-time Premium Traffic information, 3D building graphics, and seamless turn-by-turn directions. Use the NissanConnect® Services app to get walking directions to and from your Nissan to ensure that you’ll always know where you’re headed.

2023 Nissan Maxima android auto

Android Auto

Connect your Android™ phone to experience a simpler, safer way to use your phone in the car. Talk to Google on Android Auto and get things done with your voice. Easily send messages, get directions, control media and more. Just say, “Hey Google” or, in compatible cars, long-press the voice control button on your steering wheel.

2023 Nissan Maxima display commander

Display Commander

Designed for intuitive control of the 8” touch-screen display, Display Commander lets you control the infotainment system without the need to look down or touch the display.

2023 Nissan Maxima available wifi hotspot with nissan connect

NissanConnect with Wi-Fi Hotspot

Standard NissanConnect® with Wi-Fi Hotspot provides you with the ability to turn your Maxima into a powerful Wi-Fi hotspot, keeping you connected on the go. With the ability to connect up to seven devices, you can give your passengers the ability to stream, browse, share, and more, right from the comfort of your vehicle.

Maxima entertainment

Bose Premium Audio System

To create a Maxima-worthy audio system, the available 11-speaker Bose Premium Audio System features Centerpoint 2 surround technology. By using a proprietary algorithm to analyze the stereo signal and convert it into multiple channels, you enjoy greater detail when reproducing music from nearly any source, including AM/FM or satellite radio, CDs, and digital music files.

2023 Nissan Maxima premium bose audio
Active Noise Cancellationc 

Standard on Bose audio-equipped models, Active Noise Cancellation monitors input from the engine and the cabin and creates a noise-cancelling signal delivered through Maxima’s speakers, for a refined, quiet ride.

Active Sound Enhancement

Hear that legendary VQ like never before. On Maxima SR, Active Sound Enhancement dials a more engaging engine note into the cabin by enhancing the sound from the 3.5-liter V6.

Acoustic Laminated Glass

Standard on all trim levels, Acoustic Laminated Glass on both the windshield and front side windows drastically cuts down on high-frequency wind noise, which helps you enjoy conversation, even at highway speeds.

2023 Nissan Maxima Driver Assist & Safety Technology

Technology that yields confidence


Six standard safety features that help you see more, sense more, and can give you an assist when you need it.


Helping you enjoy a happier commute, Intelligent Cruise Control can maintain an adjustable speed and set distance between you and the car ahead.


Park with confidence with the available Intelligent Around View® Monitor, providing you with a virtual composite 360° bird’s-eye view of your Maxima.

Nissan Safety Shield 360 

Monitor, respond, protect

You’re only human – it’s nice to have a little backup when something unexpected happens. Maxima provides a suite of standard Nissan Intelligent Mobility™ features that can step in and take action to help keep you out of trouble. 

2023 Nissan Maxima safety and driver assist features
Automatic Emergency Braking with Pedestrian Detection

Maxima monitors your speed and distance between you and the car ahead and can let you know if you need to slow down. It can also automatically engage the brakes to help avoid a frontal collision or lessen the severity of an impact. And when it detects a pedestrian in the crosswalk, it can stop you in your tracks.

Rear Automatic Braking

Save your bumper. Maxima with Rear Automatic Braking watches out directly behind you for large stationary objects you might not see. If it detects something and you fail to stop, it can automatically engage the brakes to help avoid a rear collision or lessen the severity of an impact.

Blind Spot Warning

Wait. Was that a car over there? Maxima with Blind Spot Warning keeps an eye on the blind spot area and gives you a heads-up if it detects a vehicle hiding there.

Rear Cross Traffic Alert

Fear no parking lot. When you’re backing out of a space, Maxima with Rear Cross Traffic Alert watches around the rear of your Maxima and can warn you about cars it detects creeping up on you from either side.

Lane Departure Warning

Hold it right there. Lane Departure Warning helps make sure you change lanes only when you mean to. If the system detects that you’re drifting over, haptic feedback on the steering wheel can let you know.

High Beam Assist

Standard High Beam Assist helps out with night vision, while being considerate of your fellow drivers. It automatically switches to low-beam headlights when it detects a vehicle ahead and turns the high beams back on when you need them.

Additional available driver assist features

Get comfortable in your own lane

From helping to keep you at a set distance from other drivers, to helping keep you in your lane if it’s not safe to move over, to being able to detect when you might need to slow down, Maxima looks out for you and your fellow drivers.

2023 Nissan Maxima Intelligent Cruise Control
Intelligent Cruise Control

Go with the flow. Intelligent Cruise Control watches the flow of traffic to take the tedium out of your commute. The system helps maintain an adjustable speed and set distance between you and the car ahead.

2023 Nissan Maxima Intelligent Lane Intervention
Intelligent Lane Intervention

Stay between the lines. When lane markings are clear, available Intelligent Lane Intervention can detect if you’re straying out of your lane and can tap the brakes to help gently guide you back.

2023 Nissan Maxima forward collision warning
Intelligent Forward Collision Warning

What’s up ahead? Intelligent Forward Collision Warning watches two cars ahead, and when it detects sudden deceleration in front of you, it gives you a warning to slow down.

2023 Nissan Maxima Intelligent Around View Monitor

Intelligent Around View® Monitor 

Tight space? No biggie

Keep your pride and rims intact. Intelligent Around View® Monitor makes parking easy with a virtual composite 360° bird’s-eye view of your Maxima. You can select from split-screen close-ups of the front, rear, and curbside views for a better look. It also gives you an on-screen heads-up when it detects moving objects near your vehicle. We’re looking at you, shopping cart.

2023 Nissan Maxima driving aids
Driving Aids

Alerts from advanced safety features like Blind Spot Warning are displayed right here.

2023 Nissan Maxima traffic sign recognition
Traffic Sign Recognition

Traffic Sign Recognition can keep you up-to-date with the latest speed limit by detecting road signs as you go.

2023 Nissan Maxima intelligent driver alertness
Intelligent Driver Alertness

Time for a break? Intelligent Driver Alertness monitors your steering patterns and if the system detects you might be getting drowsy and need a break, it then alerts you with a chime and a coffee cup icon on your display.

Maxima safety features

Looking out for you

Maxima comes with the Nissan Advanced Air Bag System, which features front air bags with seat-belt and occupant-classification sensors. But that’s just the start of what the Maxima offers to help keep the driver and passengers safe.

2023 Nissan Maxima Anti-lock Braking System
Anti-lock Braking System

Under certain hard-braking situations, the ABS is able to pump the brakes faster than you possibly can, helping to prevent wheel lockup and allowing you to continue to steer while braking heavily.

2023 Nissan Maxima brake assist
Brake smarter

If you need to slam on the brakes, Brake Assist detects how hard you’re braking, and if it senses you are in an emergency, it helps to apply maximum braking force. The Electronic Brake force Distribution (EBD) system is designed to send extra force to the rear brakes when there’s extra weight in the back.

2023 Nissan Maxima traffic control system
Traction Control System

The Traction Control System (TCS) means you won’t be wasting power just spinning the tires. When it senses driver wheelspin, it responds by reducing throttle or applying brake pressure to specific wheels.

2023 Nissan Maxima vehicle dynamic control monitors
Confidence-inspiring technology

In slick road conditions, Vehicle Dynamic Control (VDC) monitors steering and braking, and responds by reducing engine output and/or applying brake pressure to specific wheels.

2023 Nissan Maxima zone body construction
Zone Body construction

This advanced body construction combines impact-absorbing structures with a high-strength cabin, which helps provide protection for you and your passengers.

2023 Nissan Maxima advanced airbag system
Nissan Advanced Air Bag System

The advanced air bag system includes dual-stage supplemental front air bags with seat-belt and occupant-classification sensors. Maxima also features 8 additional air bags.

2023 Nissan Maxima Tire Pressure Monitoring System with Easy-Fill Tire Alert safety feature
Tire Pressure Monitoring System with Easy-Fill Tire Alert

The Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) lets you know whenever a tire is low. Plus, the Easy-Fill Tire Alert takes the guesswork out of filling your tires by a beep of the horn once you’ve reached the correct pressure.

2023 Nissan Maxima latch and snug kids
LATCH and Snug Kids®

The LATCH (Lower Anchors and Tethers for CHildren) system lets you secure compatible child restraints in the back seat without a seat belt or locking clip. Nissan’s Snug Kids® is our Child Safety Seat Fit Program.

[1] – Price is Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). MSRP excludes tax, title, license, options, and destination and handling charges. Dealer sets actual price.

[2] – 2023 EPA Fuel Economy Estimates. 20 City MPG / 30 Highway MPG / 24 Combined MPG for Maxima®. Actual mileage may vary with driving conditions. Use for comparison only.

[3] – Cargo and load capacity limited by weight and distribution. Always secure cargo.