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User Ranking Drivers and owners ranked these cars in 9 categories.

New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

2020 Nissan Maxima
Platinum FWD
MSRP
$41,840
Invoice
$39,051
Average Price Paid
$40,373
392 listings nationwide

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2020 Chevrolet Impala
LS FWD
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2020 Nissan Maxima
Platinum FWD
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LS FWD
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Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2020 Nissan Maxima
Platinum FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$39,154
42 listings nationwide

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2020 Chevrolet Impala
LS FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2020 Nissan Maxima
Platinum FWD
Cherise Threewitt Preview:

The Maxima, Nissan's largest sedan, was last refreshed for 2019. For 2020, Nissan continues to demonstrate a commitment to making the Maxima competitive by adding new standard safety f...

2020 Chevrolet Impala
LS FWD
Kyree Williams Preview:

The Chevrolet Impala is a large sedan, one you might consider if you’re in the market for a Dodge Charger, Kia Cadenza, Nissan Maxima, Buick LaCrosse, or Toyota Avalon. It gets a few c...

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2020 Nissan Maxima
Platinum FWD
20
GuruPR6B3 writes:
I like this car
Back Seats Ranked 2020 Toyota Avalon better.
"Because Toyota have large back seat"
Cargo Capacity Ranked 2020 Toyota Avalon worse.
"It has also medium back seat "
GuruQ57K7 writes:
Very sporty and handling is amazing. A lot of power. Nice interior and safety features
Stephanie writes:
Cargo Capacity Ranked 2020 Toyota Camry TRD V6 FWD better.
"Large trunk "
Family Car Ranked 2020 Toyota Camry TRD V6 FWD better.
"The entertain center that it offers keeps the grand babies occupied "
2020 Chevrolet Impala
LS FWD
No User Reviews

Specs

2020 Nissan Maxima
Platinum FWD
2020 Chevrolet Impala
LS FWD
Powertrain 7-Speed CVT
Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
20 MPG
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Fuel Economy, Highway
30 MPG
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Fuel Tank Volume 18 gal 18.5 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Flex Fuel Vehicle
Gasoline
Power
300 hp @ 6,400 RPM
305 hp @ 6,800 RPM
197 hp @ 6,300 RPM
Torque
261 lb-ft @ 4,400 RPM
264 lb-ft @ 5,300 RPM
191 lb-ft @ 4,400 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
6 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
10.6:1
11.5:1
11.3:1
Displacement
3,500 cc
3,600 cc
2,500 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.76 in x 3.2 in
3.7 in x 3.37 in
3.46 in x 3.97 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall 5 stars --
Front Crash Overall 5 stars --
Front Crash Driver 5 stars --
Front Crash Passenger 5 stars --
Side Crash Overall 5 stars --
Side Barrier Driver 5 stars --
Side Barrier Passenger 5 stars --
Side Pole Driver 4 stars --
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof 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 --
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 45 in 45.8 in
Back Legroom 34.2 in 39.8 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 14.3 cu ft 18.8 cu ft
Maximum Payload 1,007 lbs --
Exterior
Length 192.8 in 201.3 in
Width 73.2 in 84.3 in
Height 56.5 in 58.9 in
Wheelbase 109.3 in 111.7 in

Available Options

2020 Nissan Maxima
Platinum FWD

Exterior Colors

  • Brilliant Silver Metallic
  • Carnelian Red Tintcoat
  • Deep Blue Pearl
  • Gun Metallic
  • Pearl White Tricoat
  • Sunset Drift Chromaflair
  • Super Black
  • [E10-1] Premium Paint - Pearl White
  • [E10-2] Premium Paint - Carnelian Red

Option Packages

  • [N92] Illumination Package
  • [X01] Reserve Package
2020 Chevrolet Impala
LS FWD

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