Is the Nissan Maxima AWD?

December 24th, 2019 by

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At Planet Nissan, Mesquite drivers often ask us, “is the Nissan Maxima AWD?” While it is not available with all-wheel drive, this advanced 2020 Nissan Maxima has so much more to offer drivers in and around Henderson. Our team at Planet Nissan will help you learn more about Nissan Maxima performance and Nissan AWD. We’ll help you find the perfect new Nissan to help make your Pahrump drives an event to look forward to.

2020 Nissan Maxima Performance Specs

The new Nissan Maxima comes in six trim levels for you to choose from. Nissan Maxima trim levels include S, SV, SL, SR, Platinum, and Platinum Reserve. Each offers a unique combination of comfort, tech, and connectivity features to enjoy. Explore their performance, features, and more to see which is best for your Mesquite drives below:

  • Nissan Maxima S, SV, SL, and SR: These four trims come with a 300-hp 3.5L DOHC 24-valve V6 engine with the Xtronic CVT® system. On top of this engine, you’ll find upgraded 19″ by 8.5″ gloss black aluminum-alloy wheels on the SR, Intelligent Cruise Control on the SV and higher, and a Front and Rear Sonar System on the SL and higher.


  • Nissan Maxima Platinum and Platinum Reserve: As far as performance is concerned, the top-trim Nissan Maxima models come equipped with the very same engine listed above. However, the wheels are a machine-finished aluminum-alloy and it offers distinguished exterior features. You’ll also find a Memory System for the driver’s seat, steering wheel, and outside mirrors.

2020 Nissan Maxima Features

While Nissan Maxima AWD is still not available, it offers plenty of high-tech features to keep you more than satisfied. These features include:

  • Advanced Drive-Assist® Display
  • NissanConnect® 8-inch touchscreen
  • Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™ compatibility
  • Bluetooth® Hands-Free Phone System
  • Rearview Monitor
  • Intelligent Driver Alertness
  • And much more!

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