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2013 Nissan Maxima 2013 Acura TL 2013 Infiniti G37
     
4dr Sdn 3.5 S
  • 4dr Sdn 3.5 S
  • 4dr Sdn 3.5 SV
  • 4dr Sdn 3.5 SV w/Sport Pkg
  • 4dr Sdn 3.5 SV w/Premium Pkg
2WD Automatic
  • 2WD Automatic
  • 2WD Automatic Special Edition
  • SH-AWD Automatic
  • 2WD Automatic with Technology Package
  • 2WD Automatic with Advanced Package
  • SH-AWD Manual with Technology Package
  • SH-AWD Automatic with Technology Package
  • SH-AWD Automatic with Advanced Package
Journey
  • Journey
  • x AWD
  • Sport 6MT
  • Journey
  • x AWD
  • Sport 6MT
  • Base
  • IPL 6MT
  • Sport 6MT
  • IPL
  • IPL

Prices

MSRP $31,000 $35,905 $32,850
Invoice $28,396 $33,712 $30,550
Avg. Paid N/A $25,049 $24,613

U.S. News Scores

Overall 7.6 8.6 8.4
Critics' Rating 7.7 8.4 8.8
Performance 8.0 7.9 8.6
Interior 7.7 8.2 8.1
Safety 8.6 9.3 8.9
Reliability 3.0 5.0 4.0
Operating Cost N/A 7.7 7.6

Pros & Cons

Pros
  • Powerful engine
  • Luxurious interior
  • Lively standard V6 engine
  • Impressive interior quality
  • Spacious rear seats
  • Superb reliability rating
  • Powerful standard V6
  • Sporty handling
  • Sleek, luxurious interior
Cons
  • High price for a non-luxury brand
  • Other sport sedans offer better performance
  • Below-average safety score
  • SH-AWD model has small trunk
  • Coupe and convertible have severely cramped back seat
  • Coarse manual shifter and clutch

General Specs

Transmission Automatic Automatic Automatic
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front-Wheel Drive Rear-Wheel Drive
Fuel/Engine Gas V6 3.5L/213 Gas V6 3.5L/212 Gas V6 3.7L/225
MPG 19 City / 26 Hwy 20 City / 29 Hwy 19 City / 27 Hwy

Exterior

Body

Body Style Sedan Sedan 4 Door Sedan

Dimensions

Wheelbase(in) 109.300 109.3 112.2
Length, Overall (in) 190.600 194.0 187.9
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 73.200 74.0 69.8
Height, Overall (in) 57.800 57.2 57.2

Doors & Windows

Rear Defrost Standard Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard Standard

Exterior Features

Sun/Moon Roof Standard Standard Optional
Power Tilt/Sliding Sunroof Standard Standard Optional
Rear Spoiler Optional Optional

Measurements

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3551 3726 3628

Tires & Wheels

Tires - Front Performance Standard Standard Standard
Tires - Rear Performance Standard Standard Standard
Compact Spare Tire Standard Standard Standard
Tire Pressure Monitoring System Standard Standard Standard
Aluminum Wheels Standard Standard Standard

Interior

Convenience & Comfort

Alarm Standard Standard
Auxiliary Pwr Outlet Standard Standard Standard
Back-Up Camera Standard
Cruise Control Standard Standard Standard
Vehicle Anti-Theft System Standard Standard Standard
Fog Lamps Standard Standard
Auto-Off Headlights Standard Standard Standard
HID headlights Standard Standard
Keyless Start Standard Standard
Rear Parking Aid Optional
Front Reading Lamps Standard Standard Standard
Rear Reading Lamps Standard Standard Standard
Adjustable Steering Wheel Standard Standard Standard
Steering Wheel Controls Standard Standard Standard
Leather Wrapped Steering Wheel Standard Standard Standard
Trip Computer Standard Standard
Remote Trunk Release Standard Standard
Universal Garage Door Opener Standard Standard
Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard Standard
Rain Sensing Wipers Optional
Variable Speed Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard Standard
Front Floor Mats Optional Standard Standard
Keyless Entry Standard Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard Standard
Electrochromic rearview mirror Standard Standard Standard
Heated Mirrors Standard Standard
Mirror Memory Standard Optional
Power Driver Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Driver Vanity Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Driver Illuminated Vanity Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Vanity Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Illuminated Visor Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Power Steering Standard Standard Standard

Dimensions

Passenger Capacity 5 5 5
Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) 95.800 98.2 99.0
Front Head Room (in) 38.500 38.4 40.5
Front Leg Room (in) 43.800 42.5 43.9
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.300 58.2 55.6
Front Hip Room (in) 53.400 55.7 55.1
Second Head Room (in) 36.400 36.7 37.7
Second Leg Room (in) 34.600 36.2 34.7
Second Shoulder Room (in) 55.100 56.2 55.2
Second Hip Room (in) 53.900 54.8 53.7
Trunk Volume (cu. ft.) 14.200 13.1 13.5

Entertainment

AM/FM Stereo Standard Standard Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input Standard Standard Standard
CD Changer Standard Standard
CD Player Standard Standard Standard
MP3 Player Standard Standard Standard
Satellite Radio Standard Standard
Premium Sound System Standard Optional

Heating & Cooling

Climate Control Standard Standard Standard
Dual Zone A/C Standard Standard Standard
A/C Standard Standard Standard
Rear A/C Standard Standard

Navigation & Communication

Navigation System Optional
Wireless Cell Phone Hookup Standard Standard Standard

Seats

Cloth Seats Standard
Leather Seats Standard Standard
Heated Driver Seat Standard Standard
Driver Lumbar Standard Standard Standard
Seat Memory Standard Optional
Power Driver Seat Standard Standard Standard
Power Passenger Seat Standard Standard Standard
Pass-Through Rear Seat Standard Standard Standard
2nd Row Bench Seat Standard Standard Standard
Bucket Seats Standard Standard Standard

Safety

Airbags

Driver Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Side Head Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Rear Head Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Side Air Bag Standard Standard Standard

Brakes

4-Wheel ABS Standard Standard Standard
4-Wheel Disc Brakes Standard Standard Standard

Safety Features

Brake Assist Standard Standard Standard
Electronic Stability Control Standard Standard Standard
Daytime Running Lights Standard
Child Safety Locks Standard Standard
Integrated Turn Signal Mirrors Standard
Front Tow Hooks Standard
Traction Control Standard Standard Standard
Emergency Trunk Release Standard Standard Standard

Mechanical

Engine & Performance

Locking Rear Differential Optional
Front Wheel Drive Standard Standard
Rear Wheel Drive Standard
V6 Cylinder Engine Standard Standard Standard
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas V6 Gas V6
Displacement 3.5L/213 3.5L/212 3.7L/225
Horsepower (Net @ RPM) 290 @ 6400 280 @ 6200 328 @ 7000
Torque (Net @ RPM) 261 @ 4400 254 @ 5000 269 @ 5200
Transmission Continuously Variable Ratio Automatic w/Manual Shift Automatic w/OD
Turning diameter 37.400 38.4 36.1

Fuel

Gasoline Fuel Standard Standard Standard
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 19 20 19
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 26 29 27
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 20.000 18.5 20.0

Suspension

Suspension Type - Front Strut Double Wishbone Independent
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link Multi-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs

Transmission

Automatic Standard Standard Standard
Automatic Transmission w/Manual Mode Standard Standard
6-Speed Automatic Standard
7-Speed Automatic Standard
Continuously Variable Trans Standard