2018 Nissan Maxima Review in Downers Grove, IL

A blue 2018 Nissan Maxima

Why upgrade your daily drive with a 2018 Nissan Maxima? Featuring best-in-class standard horsepower, class-exclusive standard intelligent forward collision warning, a luxurious interior and advanced technology, the new Nissan Maxima has the features you want for your commute. Find out more details about the performance, design features, and technology features available for the 2018 Maxima. After learning all there is to know, get in touch with a product specialist at Bill Kay Nissan in Downers Grove, IL by phone at (888) 448-1554 to schedule a test drive.


2018 Nissan Maxima: Performance Features

2018 Nissan Maxima

Every new Nissan Maxima comes with a 3.5L DOHC 24-valve V6 engine and an Xtronic® CVT transmission. This pairing results in an awesome combination of power and efficiency. The 2018 Maxima is also available with an Integrated Dynamics-control Module with Active Ride Control, Intelligent Trace Control, and Intelligent Engine Brake for improved handling. Key performance specs for the new Maxima include:


3.5L DOHC 24-valve V6


300 HP


261 lb.-ft.

Fuel Efficiency

21 MPG city
30 MPG highway

0-60 MPH acceleration

5.9 seconds

Top Track Speed

135 MPH


2018 Nissan Maxima: Design Elements

Interior of the 2018 Nissan Maxima

Crafted with a sculpted exterior design and a premium interior cabin, the 2018 Nissan Maxima is built to stand out in traffic and provide a relaxed oasis from the daily grind. If youre looking for a four-door sedan thats built with your commute in mind, the new Maxima is it. Important design features that youll want to see during your test-drive at Bill Kay Nissan in Downers Grove, IL are as follows:

  • D-shaped, racing-inspired steering wheel
  • Sport-styled, zero-Gravity seats with 3D bolsters
  • Available climate controlled front seats
  • Active Noise Cancellation available with Bose® audio-equipped models
  • Optional dual panel panoramic sunroof
  • Two distinctive alloy wheel options
  • Dual mufflers with rolled chrome-tipped finishers

2018 Nissan Maxima: Safety & Technology

The infotainment system of the 2018 Nissan Maxima

Designed to connect you to your drive more than ever before, the 2018 Maxima features Nissan Intelligent Mobility systems to provide greater awareness when youre behind the wheel. Adaptive driver aids are available with select trim levels to alert you to hazards and mitigate collisions. Advanced safety systems include:

  • Intelligent Cruise Control
  • Blind Spot Warning
  • Automatic Emergency Braking
  • Rear Cross Traffic Alert
  • Intelligent Forward Collision Warning
  • Cutting edge parking technology including Intelligent Around View® Monitor and Front and Rear Sonar

In addition to the available safety systems, the new Nissan Maxima comes standard with NissanConnect® to provide navigation and smartphone integration. Connected features available for the 2018 model year are as follows:

  • Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™
  • Emergency response and customizable convenience alerts available
  • 8-in. color screen provides the turn-by-turn directions that you need

Get a Quick Quote for your new Nissan Maxima

Can you see yourself cruising through traffic a 2018 Nissan Maxima? Discover the new Maxima in the color and trim package that you want to experience in the inventory at Bill Kay Nissan in Downers Grove, IL. After youve located your ideal new Nissan sedan, get a quick quote or schedule a test drive by calling (888) 448-1554, or reaching out to us through our appointment form. Upgrade your commute by buying with the Bill Kay Way!