Compare The Nissan Maxima


The 2017 Nissan Maxima is Your Best Bet for a Sporty Midsized Sedan
Compare to the Toyota Avalon & Honda Accord


Midsized sedans represent a huge segment, and they come in all different styles. For a more performance-driven and sporty style, choose the new 2017 Nissan Maxima, a dynamic four-door that's sensible for everyday driving, but more powerful and exciting than other sedans. You can find the perfect edition of the new Maxima by making your way over to our Hickory, NC Nissan dealership serving Newton, Statesville, Morganton, Gastonia, Lincolnton and Lake Norman today. We're conveniently located at 840 HWY 70 SE, Hickory, NC, and when you visit, you'll understand why the new Maxima is your best bet for a sedan.

While you could easily make the case for any of our new Nissan models over comparable competitors, here we're looking at how the new Maxima compares with the Toyota Avalon and the Honda Accord, two other popular sedans. Beyond the styling and dynamic performance of the new Maxima, take a look to see what other advantages our Nissan sedan has over the other two.

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Compare the 2017 Maxima to the Toyota Avalon in Hickory


  • The standard 300-horsepower V-6 in the Maxima offers a more dynamic performance than what's offered in the new Avalon.
  • If you're still rocking out to your favorite CDs, you'll love the standard CD changer in the Maxima, which isn't available in the Avalon. Of course the Maxima also features plenty of modern entertainment features as well.
  • With more of a focus on the driver, you'll appreciate the leg room and head room up front in your new Maxima.
  • All told, you'll spend considerably less on the entry level Maxima than you would in the lowest trim level of the Avalon.

Compare the 2017 Maxima to the Honda Accord in Hickory


  • If you opt for the V-6 edition of the Accord, you'll not only pay much more for that upgrade, but you'll still find better performance from the standard 300-horsepower V-6 in the Maxima.
  • The roadside assistance program with the Maxima isn't offered with the Accord, and it provides a nice peace of mind while knowing if something were to go wrong, you'll be helped out quickly and efficiently.
  • The Maxima is equipped with standard navigation, which is only found at costlier trim levels of the Accord.
  • You and your front seat passenger will be far more comfortable in the more spacious cabin of the Maxima when compared to the interior dimensions in the Accord.