2017 Nissan Maxima Performance Specs
With the recent arrival of the new 2017 Maxima to Nissan dealerships in Dayton, OH, and all over the country, many drivers are wondering what to expect in terms of performance from this sporty new four-door sedan. The Nissan Maxima is very well-known for its incredible performance and road-hugging driving dynamics and that has not changed with the introduction of the new 2017 model. As the new Maxima rolls into Nissan dealerships, new car shoppers can now get the details the need to make the most informed buying decision. The following information will offer you the 2017 Nissan Maxima performance specs so you can decide if it has the power and efficiency that you want and need in your new sports sedan.
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2017 Nissan Maxima Engine Power and Efficiency
Giving the new 2017 Nissan Maxima the power and performance that drivers desire in their new car is a 3.5-liter V6 engine that puts out an incredible 300 horsepower and 261-lb-ft of torque. All of that power is sent to the front wheels through a continuously variable transmission (CVT) that offers a higher final drive ratio. Available steering wheel-mounted paddle shifters help give drivers complete control and quicker responses. Even with all of that power, the fuel-efficient 2017 Nissan Maxima can deliver an impressive EPA-estimated fuel economy rating of 21 city/30 highway and 25 combined mpg.
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To help give you the performance you want in your new Maxima, the 2017 model receives a fully independent front strut/rear multi-link suspension, disc brakes and your choice of either 18- or 19-inch wheels.