While there are plenty of great vehicles currently offered in the sedan segment, it isn’t always easy to settle on just one. Drivers having difficulty deciding between the 2019 Nissan Maxima vs the 2019 Toyota Camry can learn more about the differences between these two sedans in our comparison below. We’ve broken down both sedans in terms of engine output and feature availability.
Overall, the 2019 Nissan Maxima is far sportier than the 2019 Toyota Camry. Powering every 2019 Maxima is a 3.5-liter V6 engine outputting 300 horsepower and 261 pound-feet of torque. The 2019 Camry’s standard powertrain is a 2.5-liter, four-cylinder engine which produces 203 horsepower and 184 pound-feet of torque. The 2019 Maxima is front-wheel drive and pairs its powertrain with a continuously variable automatic transmission system.
2019 Nissan Maxima
2019 Toyota Camry
|261 lb.-ft.||Standard Torque||184 lb.-ft.|
|Standard||Integrated Navigation System||Optional|
|Eight Speakers||Standard Audio System||Six Speakers|
The 2019 Nissan Maxima’s standard lineup of interior features outshines the 2019 Camry’s in several areas. Notably, the 2019 Maxima comes standard with an integrated navigation system, while the 2019 Camry’s standard navigation features require a compatible smart device. A fully-integrated navigation system is only available in the 2019 Camry’s higher trim levels.
An eight-speaker audio system comes standard in the base trim of the 2019 Maxima. Most rivals, such as the 2019 Camry, come standard with only six speakers. Additional 2019 Maxima entertainment features include Apple CarPlay/Android Auto smartphone integration, satellite radio support and an infotainment system with an eight-inch touchscreen interface.
Genuine Nissan accessories available for the 2019 Maxima include: An impact sensor, an illumination package with interior and exterior accent lighting, splash guards, a chrome Nissan-branded license plate frame, a Wi-Fi hotspot, all-season floor mats, a trunk organizer, a trunk protector, seat belt extenders and a wireless smartphone charger.