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New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

2019 Nissan Maxima
Platinum FWD
MSRP
$41,540
Invoice
$38,772
Average Price Paid
$38,217
587 listings nationwide

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2020 Chevrolet Impala
LS FWD
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2019 Nissan Maxima
Platinum FWD
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LS FWD
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Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2019 Nissan Maxima
Platinum FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$38,276
49 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.

2019 Nissan Maxima
Platinum FWD
Clifford Atiyeh Test Drive Review:

The Maxima has endured for eight generations as a premium midsize Nissan sedan. While not the “four-door sports car” that Nissan proclaims, the Maxima’s powerful V6 engines and crisp h...

2020 Chevrolet Impala
LS FWD
No Expert Reviews
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  • Look and Feel 8
  • Performance 7
  • Form & Function 9
  • Technology 7
  • Safety 8
  • Cost-Effectiveness 6
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User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2019 Nissan Maxima
Platinum FWD
30
writes:
I really like this car. Nice ride, tight handling and a great sound system. One of the drawbacks is that Nissa...
Cargo Capacity Ranked 2019 Honda Accord 2.0T Touring FWD better.
"It appear that the Honda has more square footage in the trunk than the Maxima. I may be wrong, but it appears that ay"
Would Buy Ranked 2019 Honda Accord 2.0T Touring FWD better.
"Takes regular gas. Highly recommended to be less 15% ethanol used. The ride is god so far. Lots of tech features. No heated steering wheel, at least in mine."
writes:
SR 2019 - Really Sporty - Fast, handles amazing. Car power keeps on coming.
Handling Ranked 2019 INFINITI Q70L worse.
"Yes - But stiffer ride "
Cargo Capacity Ranked 2019 INFINITI Q70L better.
"Both are close "
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Handling Ranked 2019 Acura ILX worse.
"I dont"
Front Seats Ranked 2019 Acura ILX worse.
"I dont "
2020 Chevrolet Impala
LS FWD
No User Reviews

Specs

2019 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
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 1,009 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

2019 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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