Nissan today announced it is expanding its Midnight Edition equipment package, previously available only on the Maxima SR, to five additional models – each among the brand’s best-selling nameplates. Designed to add visual excitement, the new Midnight Editions of Sentra, Altima, Maxima, Rogue, Murano and Pathfinder share unique content – including black wheels, black spoiler, black mirror caps and available special floor mats –with additional equipment added by model.
The 2016 Nissan Maxima is the highest-ranked large car in the J.D. Power 2016 U.S. Tech Experience Index (TXI) Study℠. This inaugural study is designed to measure a vehicle owner's experience over a 90 day period using and interacting with the "driver-centric vehicle technology," according to J.D. Power. The award was presented this week during the CES trade-show in Las Vegas.
The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) today awarded three 2017 Nissan vehicles with its "Top Safety Pick Plus" (TSP+) vehicle safety rating, which is the group's highest-available designation. The 2017 Nissan Altima, Maxima and Rogue each scored at least a "Good" rating in all five "Top Safety Pick" (TSP) test categories and earned "Top Safety Pick Plus" status with "Advanced" or "Superior" ratings for front crash prevention for models equipped with optional Forward Emergency Braking. Beginning this year a "Good" or "Acceptable" rating for headlight performance is also required to earn a TSP+ rating.
Nissan today announced it is furthering its partnership with the North American Gay Amateur Athletic Alliance (NAGAAA) to sponsor the 40th Annual Gay Softball World Series (GSWS) from August 15 to 20 in Austin, Texas.
Three Nissan models have scored favorably in their respective segments in the just released J.D. Power 2016 U.S. Automotive, Performance, Execution and Layout (APEAL) SM Study – with the all-new 2016 Nissan TITAN XD taking honors in the Large Light Duty Pickup segment, the new Maxima topping the Large Car segment and the refreshed Altima ranked number two among Midsize Car competitors.
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Nissan today announced that the 2016 Maxima has been named the top scoring full-size car in the Strategic Vision Total Quality Impact (TQI) Awards. The 2016 Maxima had a total evaluation score of 720 – out of a possible 1,000 – besting the other competitors in the full-size car segment and well above the segment average.
Nissan today announced that the 2016 Maxima, Murano, Rogue and Frontier have been named the top vehicles in their segments in AutoPacific's 20th annual Vehicle Satisfaction Awards (VSA), a survey of over 65,000 owners of new 2015 and 2016 cars and light trucks. It was the second win in a row for the redesigned Murano crossover. The four wins also tied Nissan as the second most of any manufacturer.
Nissan today announced U.S. pricing for the 2017 Nissan Maxima, which is on sale now at Nissan dealers nationwide. It is available in five well-equipped models: Maxima S, SV, SL, SR and Platinum, each equipped with a 300-horsepower 3.5-liter VQ-series V6 engine and performance-oriented Xtronic transmission.