2018 Nissan Maxima vs 2018 Nissan 370Z

Red 2018 Nissan Maxima and white 2018 Nissan 370Z side by side

When looking at the lineup of Nissan vehicles, drivers will see a wide variety of performance. However, when it comes to the most impressive performance on the roads, two models that immediately stand out are the Maxima and 370Z. Since drivers have to choose just one to take home, we wanted to take a look at some of the key differences between the 2018 Nissan Maxima vs the 2018 Nissan 370Z.

While both models excel in performance, the Maxima offers the great convenience of a sedan as opposed to the 370Z sports car lineup. The Maxima offers comfortable seating for up to five passengers, along with many exciting and convenient features that match its performance. Looking towards the future, the 2019 Maxima is set to make its debut at the upcoming 2018 Los Angeles Auto Show.

2018 Nissan Maxima


018 Nissan 370Z

$33,270* Starting MSRP $29,990*
300 Standard Horsepower 332
FWD Drivetrain RWD
5 Seats 2

Power of the 2018 Nissan 370Z NISMO

Not only is the 370Z one of the most stylish and most powerful vehicles from Nissan, the sports car also gets even more impressive thanks to the NISMO model of the 370Z. While the standard 370Z model offers an incredible 332 horsepower, the NISMO model comes equipped with 3.6-liter V6 engine capable of generating 350 horsepower and 276 lb-ft of torque.

If you would like to learn more about the differences between the 2018 Nissan Maxima vs the 2018 Nissan 370Z, be sure to contact us at Glendale Nissan. You can also get behind the wheel of either exciting new vehicle by visiting our dealership in Glendale Heights, IL. Whichever model you would like to drive, we would be more than happy to assist you in any way we can.


*All prices are Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). MSRP excludes destination and handling charges, tax, title, license, and options. Dealer sets actual price.