2012 Nissan Maxima price starts at $31,750, gets some upgraded styling and features

Nissan has updated the 2012 Maxima but you’ll have to look really close to notice the differences. Lucky for you, we’re here to help you to notice all the changes.

For the 2012 model year, the Maxima sedan gets an upgraded exterior with a new grille, new rear combination lights, new 18-inch and 19-inch aluminum alloy wheels. Two new exterior colors are also offered including Java Metallic and Dark Slate.

Inside, the 2012 Nissan Maxima gets a new meter cluster illumination color (white instead of orange), dark piano-hairline trim, new Atlantic Cherry wood tone trim, a new metallic-finish trim and a new Cafe Latter interior color. Nissan also added a new audio segment display and new audio/HVAC knob design.

The 2012 Nissan Maxima continues to be offered in two models – Maxima 3.5 S and Maxima 3.5 SV, each powered by a 290-horsepower 3.5 liter V6 engine and Xtronic CVT transmission. There are no price increases despite a number of upgrades for the new model year.

MSRP for the 2012 Nissan Maxima:

2012 Maxima 3.5 S CVT $31,750 USD
2012 Maxima 3.5 SV CVT $34,450 USD


– By: Omar Rana