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Nissan Altima vs. Nissan Maxima Price Comparison (MSRP)

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Nissan Altima vs. Nissan Maxima Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price: $33,245

Nissan Altima 2.5 SL   
Difference: $11,105

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  Down Payment Interest Rate Term
Model Year20212021
ModelAltimaMaxima
Trim2.5 SLPlatinum
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Base Price $29,990 $42,320
Technology Package 1,290  
Floor mats 235 300
Illuminated door sill trim plates 375 375
Rear spoiler 405 405
Technology Package 0  
Floor mats 0 234
Illuminated door sill trim plates 0 291
Rear spoiler 344 344
Options (change) 2,305 1,080
Options (change) 344 869
Destination 950 950
Total Price $33,245 $44,350

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Nissan Altima vs. Nissan Maxima

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Nissan Altima 2.5 SL
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: $7,765
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: $388
Model Year20212021
ModelAltimaMaxima
Trim2.5 SLPlatinum
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Engine188hp I4300hp V6
TransmissionCVTCVT-7
DrivetrainFWDFWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)25/34 MPG20/30 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers)?, 9?, 11
Tire (rear if not all the same)215/55-17245/40-19
Total Price$33,245$44,350
Adjustments for Features0-3,340
Feature-Adjusted Total Price$33,245$41,010

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Features Comparison: Nissan Altima vs. Nissan Maxima

Model Year20212021
ModelAltimaMaxima
Trim2.5 SLPlatinum
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Transmission and Drivetrain 
CVT$1000 
7-speed manually-shiftable CVT $1100
FWD$0$0
Accessories 
Active noise reduction $0
Remote app $25
Sunshade, rear, power $225
Tilt/telescoping steering wheel, manual$250 
Tilt/telescoping steering wheel, power $350
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
Around view cameras $500
Driver drowsiness monitor $150
Moving object detection, front $25
Moving object detection, rear $25
Obstacle detection, front $150
Obstacle detection, rear $250
Rearview camera$200 
Rollover sensor $50
Torque vectoring, brake-based$100 
Cargo Management 
Cargo net $40
Climate Control and Infotainment 
HD radio $50
Rain-sensing wipers $175
Rear seat USB outlets (optional) $0
Surround sound $250
Variable intermittent wipers$75 
Exterior 
Active grille shutters$0 
Laminated front side windows $200
Panoramic sunroof $1200
Sunroof$900 
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Auto-dimming driver-side mirror $75
Compass$0 
Large color reconfigurable instrument cluster display $250
Mirror tilt-down in reverse $25
Seats and Interior Trim 
Cooled or ventilated front seats $300
Manual thigh support length adjuster, driver seat $50
Memory system, driver seat $200
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Electronic systems calibration selector $200
Total Value of Features$2,525$5,865
Value of Feature Adjustments$0$3,340
Value of Feature Adjustments0-137

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Specifications Comparison: Nissan Altima vs. Nissan Maxima

Model Year20212021
ModelAltimaMaxima
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Wheelbase111.2 in109.3 in
Length192.9 in192.8 in
Width72.9 in73.2 in
Height56.7 in56.5 in
Curb Weight3,436 lb.3,552 lb.
Fuel Capacity16.2 gal.18.0 gal.
Row 1 Headroom39.2 in39.4 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room58.2 in56.7 in
Row 1 Hip Room0.0 in54.2 in
Row 1 Legroom43.8 in45.0 in
Row 2 Headroom36.9 in36.7 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room57.1 in55.7 in
Row 2 Hip Room0.0 in53.5 in
Row 2 Legroom35.2 in34.2 in
Cargo Volume15.4 ft314.3 ft3

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Option Package Details
Nissan Altima 2.5 SL

Technology Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Sunroof900Yes
Adaptive cruise control450Yes
Telematics service, such as OnStar200Yes
LED headlights, single projector or low beam only750Yes
Predictive forward collision warning50Yes
Navigation system600Yes
Voice control for nav and audio100Yes
Traffic + travel information25Yes
Speed limit information0No
Apple CarPlay support100Yes
Android Auto support100Yes
Total Requested3275100%
Total Not Requested00%

Option Package Details
Nissan Maxima Platinum

Floor mats
FeatureValueRequested?
Floor mats75Yes
Cargo net40No
Cargo mat40Yes
First-aid kit15No
Total Requested11568%
Total Not Requested5532%

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