U.S.: 2014 Nissan Maxima starts at $31,000 image

Nissan, Japan’s second largest carmaker has just announced that the new 2014 Maxima flagship sedan will start at $31, 000 (MSRP) and is available for ordering now in the United States.

Power comes from the same 290-horsepower 3.5-liter DOHC 24-valve VQ-series V6 engine that is matted to a standard Xtronic CVT gearbox with manual and “DS” (drive sport) modes (paddle shifters are also available). Even if some will say this is an old engine – this engine still performs great.

There are two standard trim levels of S ($31, 000) and SV ($34,090) according to the Japanese automaker.
The S model can be up upgraded with a Limited Edition Package that will cost 750 USD and includes smoked appearance headlights, Xenon headlights, compass in rearview mirror, 18-inch aluminum-alloy Dark Hyper Silver wheels, rear spoiler, fog lights, outside mirrors with integrated turn signals and metallic trim treatment.

On the same time, three’s also an SV trim that will add RearView Monitor, USB connectivity and 7.0-inch color monitor with QVGA display, SiriusXM Satellite Radio, USB connectivity and Xenon headlights.
In addition for 2014 there are two new exterior colors: Gun Metallic and Midnight Garnet (eight available exterior colors total)

MSRP for the 2014 Nissan Maxima:
Maxima 3.5 S $31,000 USD
Maxima 3.5 SV $34,090 USD
Destination and Handling $810.