2018 Nissan Maxima - Exterior
ACTIVE NOISE CANCELLATION
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.
ACTIVE SOUND ENHANCEMENT
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.
ACOUSTIC LAMINATED GLASS
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.
LIGHTWEIGHT, AGGRESSIVE ALUMINUM WHEELS
Maxima’s 18" aluminum-alloy wheels are aggressively styled, while the Maxima SR raises the bar with 19" aluminum-alloy wheels.
SIGNATURE BOOMERANG HEADLIGHTS AND TAILLIGHTS
Boomerang-shaped headlights feature an eye-catching illuminated LED signature line. LEDs also accent the wraparound taillights, while “4DSC” is embossed in the light housings.
LUSTROUS “LIQUID METAL” FINISHES
Maxima's Carnelian Red color features nano-pigment technology, using pigments ground 10 times finer than those in traditional paints. The resulting finish is exceptionally deep and lustrous.
2018 Nissan Maxima - Interior
DRIVE-ASSIST AND ENTERTAINMENT TECHNOLOGY
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.
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.
ZERO GRAVITY SEATS WITH 3D BOLSTERS
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.
RACING-INSPIRED STEERING WHEEL
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.
2018 Nissan Maxima - Performance
PERFORMANCE WITH VEHICLE DYNAMIC CONTROL AND TRACTION CONTROL SYSTEM
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.
REMOTE ENGINE START SYSTEM WITH INTELLIGENT CLIMATE CONTROL
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.
BOSE® AUDIO SYSTEM
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
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.
KEEPING YOUR MOST PRECIOUS CARGO SAFE
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.
NISSAN NAVIGATION SYSTEM
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.
CLIMATE-CONTROLLED FRONT SEATS
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.
2018 Nissan Maxima - Safety
AUTOMATIC EMERGENCY BRAKING
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
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.
INTELLIGENT CRUISE CONTROL
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.
REAR CROSS TRAFFIC ALERT
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
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.
INTELLIGENT AROUND VIEW® MONITOR
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.
FRONT AND REAR SONAR
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.
EASY-FILL TIRE ALERT
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.