1982 Nissan MaximaReview
My First Car Ever. — 1982 Datson 810 (Maxima, later owned by Nissan.) I had the 4 door wagon model. Mine had the engine of a 280Z in it, and a two speed auto transmission. It was the fastest Maxima I ever drove, esp. for a wagon!!
Pros: It got me to college, great gas mileage, voice chip, looked similar to a DeLorean. (Mine had a silver paint job.)
Cons: High maintenance for such an old car. My entire power steering rack had to be replaced, complete with the fluid pump. Ouch. It had over 280K miles on her.
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