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Nissan Maxima MPG


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Model Year Body/Powertrain MPG  
2012 2012 4dr Sedan 300-hp 3.5L V6 7-sp shiftable CVT FWD 25
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With the 300-horsepower 3.5L V6 engine, 7-speed shiftable CVT transmission, and front-wheel drive, the 2012 Nissan Maxima has been averaging 25 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2012 Nissan Maximas in this analysis were driven mostly in the city (about 78 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were on the highway at an average speed of 75 miles per hour (16 percent), in heavy traffic (5 percent), and in the suburbs (0 percent).

In addition, the average 2012 Nissan Maxima in this analysis was driven on flat terrain with an ultra-light foot and the AC on only some of the time.

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2011 4dr Sedan 290-horsepower 3.5L V6
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2012 Nissan Maxima Gas Mileage (MPG)

Unlike other fuel economy surveys, TrueDelta's Real-World Gas Mileage Survey includes questions about how and where a car was driven. So you can get an idea of the Nissan Maxima's real-world MPG based on how and where you drive a car.