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.
Hear that legendary VQ like never before. On Maxima models equipped with Bose® audio, Active Sound Enhancement system dials a more engaging engine note into the cabin by enhancing the sound from the 3.5-liter V6.
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.
The Maxima's distinctive exterior styling helps it stand out in traffic. A set of thin character lines draw the eye down the side of the car, and an unusual "floating" roof design further sets it apart from the crowd.
Standard 18-inch aluminum wheels, front and rear LED exterior lighting, and fog lamps are all standard. A large panoramic sunroof comes on SL and Platinum trim levels, while the SR and SR Midnight models have 19-inch wheels and available rear spoilers.
The Maxima doesn't hide its nearly 193-inch overall length; if anything, it flaunts its curvy hips that give way to an ordinary tail end. Maxima SR trims have more overt sporty-looking touches like a rear spoiler
Technology that helps you find that new restaurant, serves up live traffic and weather alerts - even features a Hands-free Text Messaging Assistant. Imagine the possibilities of an advanced navigation system with connected technology that helps keep you in touch.
2018 Nissan Maxima luxury sedan highlighting the Advanced Drive-Assist® display. Keep focused on what's most important: driving. From turn-by-turn directions to safety alerts - even warning you if it senses you need a break - this 7" color display lays it all right before your eyes, helping to minimize the time you look away.
Apple CarPlay™ takes many of the things you want to do with your compatible iPhone® while driving and puts them right on your car's built-in display. You can use Siri®, get directions, make calls, send and receive messages, listen to music, and access many iPhone® functions through the remote controls on Maxima's steering wheel.
Maxima's 8" touch-screen lets you zoom in or out with a pinch, or swipe in any direction. And with navigation "Swipe to Meter", you can even send map directions from the touch-screen to the instrument panel's Advanced Drive-Assist® Display.
Maxima's sport-styled front seats are deeply bolstered to help keep you in place - even during high-G cornering. Plus, inspired by zero-gravity space travel, their natural, neutral seating position can help reduce fatigue.
Android Auto™ is a simpler way to use your compatible phone in the car, and was designed with safety in mind. With larger touch targets, a simplified interface, and easy-to-use voice actions, it's designed to integrate with your Maxima, minimizing distraction so you can stay focused on the road.
Maxima's D-shaped steering wheel is flat on the bottom for added leg clearance, while SR models feature sporty Premium Ascot Leather with an Alcantara® insert. The available heated wheel is great on chilly mornings.
Vehicle Dynamic Control (VDC) helps you maintain your steered path, while the Traction Control System (TCS) helps reduce wheelspin in low-traction situations. And when you have to brake suddenly, the Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) helps you maintain steering control, while Electronic Brake force Distribution (EBD) sends extra force to the rear brakes to compensate for additional rear passengers or cargo.
Using the Nissan Intelligent Key® or your compatible smartphone, you can start the Maxima remotely and heat up or cool down the cabin before getting inside. So every time you climb in, it's at the perfect temperature.
This available system features 11 strategically placed speakers custom-tuned for the Maxima's interior. Bose® Centerpoint® 2 Surround Technology transforms ordinary stereo signals into a lifelike surround sound experience.
SiriusXM® Travel Link helps keep you on the go with information like weather forecasts, sports, movie listings and stocks - it can even help you find the cheapest gas.
LATCH (Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children) is another way we're working to help keep children safe. The LATCH system lets you secure LATCH-compatible child restraints in the back seat without having to use seat belts or a locking clip. Proving our commitment, the Snug Kids® Child Safety Seat Fit Guide lists child seats that fit the rear seats of Nissan vehicles, as well as offers invaluable tips on correct installation.
Navigate any city like a local. Nissan Navigation System features an 8" color screen that serves up Points of Interest like restaurants, gas stations and ATMs, and features voice-guided turn-by-turn directions.
Available climate-controlled front seats offer individual heating and cooling for driver and passenger, making comfort as easy as turning a knob.
Using the Display Commander, you can control Maxima's infotainment system without the need to look down or touch the display screen.
This system can help save you from a potential frontal collision. It monitors your speed and distance between you and the car ahead and can let you know if you need to slow down. It can even automatically engage the brakes to help avoid a collision or lessen the severity of an impact.
Blind Spot Warning helps you change lanes with confidence. It keeps an eye on the blind spot area and gives you a heads-up if it detects a vehicle hiding there.
Maxima's available Intelligent Cruise Control watches the flow of traffic to take the tedium out of your daily commute. The system helps maintain an adjustable speed and set distance between you and the car ahead.
Available Rear Cross Traffic Alert helps you back out of a space with more confidence. It watches around the rear of your Maxima, and can warn you about cars it detects creeping up on you from either side.
Intelligent Forward Collision Warning is on the lookout when you can't see what's going on ahead. It watches two cars ahead, monitoring your speed and distance, and when it detects sudden deceleration, it gives you a heads-up to slow down.
Maxima's available Intelligent Around View® Monitor uses four cameras to give you a virtual composite 360o bird's-eye view of the vehicle, with selectable split-screen close-ups of the front, rear, and curbside views. It also gives you an on-screen heads-up when it detects moving objects near your vehicle.
Maxima's available parking sonar gives you an added ally in your pursuit of parking perfection. With sensors on all four corners looking out for static objects, it gives you an audible warning when it detects you're getting close.
Maxima's 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, with a beep of the horn once you've reached the correct pressure.
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