Nissan Altima vs Nissan Maxima Compare price, expert/user reviews, mpg, engines, safety, cargo capacity and other specs at a glance.

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2023 Nissan Altima 2.0 SR FWD
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2023 Nissan Altima
2.0 SR FWD
MSRP
$34,990
Invoice
$32,592
Average Price Paid
$33,617
502 listings nationwide

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2023 Nissan Maxima
Platinum FWD
MSRP
$44,250
Invoice
$41,297
Average Price Paid
$43,675
882 listings nationwide

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Pricing Analysis Price analysis based on recent sales data applied to current trim without options.

2023 Nissan Altima
2.0 SR FWD
Fair Price
$34,750
Good Price
$32,717
Great Price
$31,554
2023 Nissan Maxima
Platinum FWD
Fair Price
$44,612
Good Price
$42,366
Great Price
$41,082

Specs

2023 Nissan Altima
2.0 SR FWD
2023 Nissan Maxima
Platinum FWD
Powertrain Continuously Variable Transmission 7-Speed CVT
Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
25 MPG
20 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
34 MPG
30 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 16.2 gal 18 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
236 hp @ 5,600 RPM
300 hp @ 6,400 RPM
Torque
267 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
261 lb-ft @ 4,400 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
8:1
10.6:1
Displacement
2,000 cc
3,500 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.31 in x 3.55 in
3.76 in x 3.2 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Rear Side Airbags Standard Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall 4 stars 5 stars
Front Crash Overall 4 stars 5 stars
Front Crash Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Front Crash Passenger 4 stars 5 stars
Side Crash Overall 5 stars 5 stars
Side Barrier Driver 4 stars 5 stars
Side Barrier Passenger 5 stars 5 stars
Side Pole Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Rollover 5 stars 5 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Standard Standard
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player -- Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard Standard
Passenger Power Seats Standard Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 43.8 in 45 in
Back Legroom 35.2 in 34.2 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 15.4 cu ft 14.3 cu ft
Maximum Payload 980 lbs 905 lbs
Exterior
Length 192.9 in 192.8 in
Width 72.9 in 73.2 in
Height 56.8 in 56.5 in
Wheelbase 111.2 in 109.3 in

Available Options

2023 Nissan Altima
2.0 SR FWD

Exterior Colors

  • Brilliant Silver Metallic
  • Deep Blue Pearl
  • Gray Sky Pearl
  • Gun Metallic
  • Pearl White Tricoat
  • Scarlet Ember Tintcoat
  • Super Black

Option Packages

  • [N94] External Ground Lighting W/Logo
2023 Nissan Maxima
Platinum FWD

Exterior Colors

  • Brilliant Silver Metallic
  • Deep Blue Pearl
  • Gun Metallic
  • Pearl White Tricoat
  • Scarlet Ember Tintcoat
  • Super Black
  • [E10-1] Premium Paint - Pearl White
  • [E10-2] Premium Paint - Scarlet Ember

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