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Nissan Maxima vs. Toyota Camry Price Comparison (MSRP)

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Nissan Maxima vs. Toyota Camry Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price

Toyota Camry XSE V6   
Difference: $6,438

Lowest Total Invoice

Toyota Camry XSE V6   
Difference: $6,999

The configured Nissan Maxima 4dr Sedan has a 300-horsepower 3.5L V6 engine, a FWD drivetrain, and a 7-speed manually-shiftable CVT transmission.

The configured Toyota Camry 4dr Sedan has a 268-horsepower 3.5L V6 engine, a FWD drivetrain, and a 6-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.

Even when the Nissan Maxima and Toyota Camry are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The base sticker price of the Nissan Maxima Platinum trim is $39,960. The features would cost an additional $975. Including the destination charge of $835, the total price of this trim is $41,770.

The base sticker price of the Toyota Camry XLE V6 trim is $31,370. The features would cost an additional $3,801. Including the destination charge of $835, the total price of this trim is $36,006.

The base sticker price of the Toyota Camry XSE V6 trim is $31,370. The features would cost an additional $3,127. Including the destination charge of $835, the total price of this trim is $35,332.

For full details about the differences among the trims, see the Trim Comparison table. The TrueDelta Value Comparison figures include adjustments for most differences in feature content. However, they do not include advertising fees, factory-to-dealer incentives, or differences in engines, tires, seat configurations, and audio systems. Exceptions: They do include values for third-row seats and media players. (Additional notes)

For an apples-to-apples comparison of these trims, we subtract the value of the additional features from the total price of the trim. The feature adjusted price of the Nissan Maxima trims is 3. The feature adjusted price of the Toyota Camry trims is 5. Based on this adjustment, the Toyota Camry XSE V6 appears to be the best value.

You can change the body, engine, audio, and tires on the body configuration page. Want different features? Head over to the feature section page to choose your own features.

The configured Nissan Maxima 4dr Sedan has a 300-horsepower 3.5L V6 engine, a FWD drivetrain, and a 7-speed manually-shiftable CVT transmission.

The configured Toyota Camry 4dr Sedan has a 268-horsepower 3.5L V6 engine, a FWD drivetrain, and a 6-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.

Even when the Nissan Maxima and Toyota Camry are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The invoice of the Nissan Maxima Platinum trim is $37,298. The features would cost an additional $777. Including the destination charge of $835, the total price of this trim is $38,910.

The invoice of the Toyota Camry XLE V6 trim is $28,546. The features would cost an additional $3,106. Including the destination charge of $835, the total price of this trim is $32,487.

The invoice of the Toyota Camry XSE V6 trim is $28,546. The features would cost an additional $2,530. Including the destination charge of $835, the total price of this trim is $31,911.

For full details about the differences among the trims, see the Trim Comparison table. The TrueDelta Value Comparison figures include adjustments for most differences in feature content. However, they do not include advertising fees, factory-to-dealer incentives, or differences in engines, tires, seat configurations, and audio systems. Exceptions: They do include values for third-row seats and media players. (Additional notes)

For an apples-to-apples comparison of these trims, we subtract the value of the additional features from the total price of the trim. The feature adjusted price of the Nissan Maxima trims is 3. The feature adjusted price of the Toyota Camry trims is 2. Based on this adjustment, the Toyota Camry XSE V6 appears to be the best value.

You can change the body, engine, audio, and tires on the body configuration page. Want different features? Head over to the feature section page to choose your own features.

Calculate Payments

  Down Payment Interest Rate Term
Model Year201620162016
ModelMaximaCamryCamry
TrimPlatinumXLE V6XSE V6
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Base Price $39,960 $31,370 $31,370
Base Invoice $37,298 $28,546 $28,546
Floor mats 220 225 225
Rear spoiler 405 159  
Illuminated door sill trim plates 350 299 299
Technology Package   750 750
Blind spot warning system   500 500
JBL 120W 10 speakers   805 805
Telematics service, such as OnStar   515  
Cargo net   49 49
Remote start   499 499
Floor mats 167 140 140
Rear spoiler 344 99  
Illuminated door sill trim plates 266 219 219
Technology Package   668 668
Blind spot warning system   445 445
JBL 120W 10 speakers   716 716
Telematics service, such as OnStar   477  
Cargo net   32 32
Remote start   310 310
Options (show) (change) 975 3,801 3,127
Options (show) (change) 777 3,106 2,530
Destination 835 835 835
Total Price $41,770 $36,006 $35,332
Total Invoice $38,910 $32,487 $31,911

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Nissan Maxima vs. Toyota Camry

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Toyota Camry XSE V6
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: 3,773
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: 4,516
Model Year201620162016
ModelMaximaCamryCamry
TrimPlatinumXLE V6XSE V6
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Engine300hp V6268hp V6268hp V6
TransmissionCVT-7T6T6
DrivetrainFWDFWDFWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)22/30 MPG21/31 MPG21/31 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers?, 11120, 10120, 10
Tire (rear if not all the same)245/45-18215/55-17225/45-18
Total Price41,77036,00635,332
Adjustments for Features-2,665-2000
Feature-Adjusted Total Price39,10535,80635,332
Cost Above Minimum04740
Total Invoice38,91032,48731,911
Adjustments for Features-2,483-1800
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice36,42732,30731,911
Cost Above Minimum03960

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Features Comparison: Nissan Maxima vs. Toyota Camry

Model Year201620162016
ModelMaximaCamryCamry
TrimPlatinumXLE V6XSE V6
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Transmission and Drivetrain 
7-speed manually-shiftable CVT$1100  
6-speed manually-shiftable automatic $1100$1100
FWD$0$0$0
Accessories 
Active noise reduction$0  
Heated steering wheel$100  
Remote app$25  
Remote window/roof operation$15  
Sunshade, rear, power$225  
Tilt/telescoping steering wheel, manual $250$250
Tilt/telescoping steering wheel, power$350  
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
Around view cameras$500  
Driver drowsiness monitor$150  
Front seat active head restraints $50$50
Knee airbag, driver $100$100
Knee airbag, passenger $100$100
Lane departure warning system $200$200
Moving object detection, front$25  
Moving object detection, rear$25  
Obstacle detection, front$200  
Obstacle detection, rear$300  
Predictive forward collision warning$250  
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system $100$100
Rear side airbags $300$300
Rearview camera $200$200
Climate Control and Infotainment 
DVD-compatible player $0$0
Rain-sensing wipers$175  
Siri Eyes Free support $0$0
Surround sound$250  
Telematics service, such as OnStar$300$300 
Variable intermittent wipers $75$75
Wireless charging station $75$75
Exterior 
Laminated front side windows$200  
Panoramic sunroof$1200  
Sunroof $900$900
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Auto-dimming driver-side mirror$75  
Auto-dimming headlights $200$200
Compass $0$0
Interior ambient lighting$150  
Large color reconfigurable instrument cluster display$250  
LED headlights $1000$1000
LED headlights, single projector or low beam only$750  
Mirror tilt-down in reverse$25  
Turn signals on or near mirrors$25  
Powertrain 
Steering-wheel-mounted transmission controls  $100
Seats and Interior Trim 
Cooled or ventilated front seats$300  
Manual thigh support adjuster, driver seat$50  
Memory system, driver seat$200  
Synthetic suede inserts in leather seating surfaces  $0
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Alloy wheels$350$350 
Electronic systems calibration selector$200  
Machined alloy wheels  $350
Ultra-sport suspension (upgrade)  $0
Total Value of Features$7,765$5,300$5,100
Value of Feature Adjustments$2,665$200$0
Value of Feature Adjustments-2,483-1800

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Specifications Comparison: Nissan Maxima vs. Toyota Camry

Model Year20162016
ModelMaximaCamry
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Wheelbase109.3 in109.3 in
Length192.8 in190.9 in
Width73.2 in71.7 in
Height56.5 in57.9 in
Curb Weight3,471 lb.3,460 lb.
Fuel Capacity18.0 gal.17.0 gal.
Row 1 Headroom39.4 in38.8 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room56.7 in58.0 in
Row 1 Hip Room54.2 in54.5 in
Row 1 Legroom45.0 in41.6 in
Row 2 Headroom36.7 in38.1 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room55.7 in56.6 in
Row 2 Hip Room53.5 in54.5 in
Row 2 Legroom34.2 in38.9 in
Cargo Volume14.3 ft315.4 ft3

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Option Package Details
Toyota Camry XLE V6

Blind spot warning system
FeatureValueRequested?
Blind spot warning system200Yes
Rear cross-traffic detection100Yes
Total Requested300100%
Total Not Requested00%
Floor mats
FeatureValueRequested?
Floor mats75Yes
Cargo mat40Yes
Total Requested115100%
Total Not Requested00%
Technology Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Adaptive cruise control500Yes
Auto-dimming headlights200No
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system100No
Lane departure warning system200No
Automatic braking, high-speed or partial200Yes
Total Requested70058%
Total Not Requested50042%

Option Package Details
Toyota Camry XSE V6

Blind spot warning system
FeatureValueRequested?
Blind spot warning system200Yes
Rear cross-traffic detection100Yes
Total Requested300100%
Total Not Requested00%
Floor mats
FeatureValueRequested?
Floor mats75Yes
Cargo mat40Yes
Total Requested115100%
Total Not Requested00%
Technology Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Adaptive cruise control500Yes
Auto-dimming headlights200No
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system100No
Lane departure warning system200No
Automatic braking, high-speed or partial200Yes
Total Requested70058%
Total Not Requested50042%

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