Nismo models are always very attractive. Especially when such company, as Nissan, supports it. Nismo on its vehicles means better – more aggressive and attractive design, higher performance with exceptional specifications. Also, safety gets boost, comfort. In one word – everything is at higher level. So it is with 2018 Nissan Maxima Nismo. Base model is there just to be a mannequin. Similarities in appearance are obvious, but that is almost the end of common things of two vehicles. Although it carries Maxima badge, Nismo version is car from another class.
2018 Nissan Maxima Nismo drivetrain
Engineers plans for 2018 Nissan Maxima Nismo are to achieve 300 horsepower. To do this, this car will get the energy from 3.5-l V-6 engine. Power produced by this drivetrain goes through CVT transmission box to front wheels. With it, Maxima Nismo can make maximum torque level. Nevertheless, power can go beyond 300 horses. Some rumors are informing about 350 hp. Furthermore, comparing to standard 2018 Maxima, this upper trim will have special equipment. That involves suspension, brakes and all other stuff.
2018 Nissan Maxima Nismo redesign
Not only drivetrain, but special parts are on entire body. Hood is more aggressive, with totally different shape. Same is with rear end, where 2018 Nissan Maxima Nismo is sportier than standard unit. Special headlights perfectly fit into front fascia and grille. Under them is larger bumper with bigger air vents. Interior also suffer changes. There are more luxurious equipment. We still don’t know exactly what will be there for Nismo version, but fans don’t expect many parts to survive revisit. Sportier and more comfortable seats, premium audio, are just some of the modifications certain for Nismo.
2018 Nissan Maxima Nismo release and price
The 2018 Nissan Maxima Nismo will come after standard model. We still don’t know when it is exactly, but it will probably take few months between two arrivals. Furthermore, Nismo’s luxury will be shown on price. We believe, gap will be somewhere about $10,000 in favor of higher end model. However, this doesn’t mean standard Maxima is not cool vehicle, but tuning can make it even better. And it is one of the best models to make such stuff.