2012 Nissan Maxima Price Reduction!

Nissan Canada today released pricing for the refreshed 2012 Nissan Maxima which will go on sale this week at dealers nationwide. With a Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) starting at just $37,880, the 2012 Maxima is up to $1,920 less than the 2011 model and provides a variety of value-packed options for the Canadian consumer. "Maxima offers the best of both worlds combing the spaciousness and quality of a premium sedan along with the performance and styling usually saved for a sports car," said Judy Wheeler, Director of Marketing, Nissan Canada, Inc. "With the refreshed look and even more attractive pricing for 2012, we expect consumers will be drawn to Nissan's exciting four-door sports car more than ever." In addition, the 2012 Maxima Sport, priced at $1,620 less than its 2011 equivalent, now offers a standard Rear View Monitor, providing drivers with valuable assistance in parking maneuvers. MSRPs for the 2012 Nissan Maxima include: * MAXIMA SV $37,880 * MAXIMA SV SPORT $40,230 * MAXIMA SV PREMIUM $40,680 * MAXIMA SV SPORT with Navigation Package $42,430 * MAXIMA SV PREMIUM with Navigation Package $42,880 About the 2012 Nissan Maxima The flagship Nissan Maxima continues to set the bar for Nissan sedans, combining breakthrough sports sedan styling, a driver-oriented cockpit, ample passenger comfort and luxury, and an advanced drivetrain anchored by Nissan's legendary VQ-series V6 engine that delivers 290 horsepower and 261 lb-ft of torque. For 2012, the iconic Maxima receives a refreshed exterior - with a new front grille design, new rear combination lights, and new 18-inch and 19-inch aluminum-alloy wheel designs. Inside, the roomy Maxima interior's enhancements include a new meter cluster illumination colour (white), new Dark Piano-hairline trim, a new Atlantic Cherry wood tone trim and a new Beige interior colour. There's also a new audio segment display and new audio/HVAC knob design. Maxima is again offered in one well-equipped 3.5 SV model - along with several special equipment packages. The 3.5 SV with Sport Package includes 19-inch wheels in Light Silver finish and tires, sport-tuned suspension, HID headlights, rear spoiler, premium leather-appointed seats, paddle shifters, Rear View Monitor and much more. The 3.5SV with Premium Package includes the unique Dual Panel Moonroof, HID headlights, premium leather-appointed seats, Atlantic Cherry wood tone interior trim accents, power rear window shade, Rear View Monitor and much more. In addition, the 3.5 SV Navigation Package offers such features as Nissan Hard Drive Navigation System, DVD playback capability and more. In addition, a new exterior colour is offered for 2012: Meteorite Brown. Key features of the 2012 Nissan Maxima include: * Standard 290-horsepower 3.5-litre DOHC 24-valve VQ-series V6 engine * Standard Xtronic CVT(r) with manual and "DS" (drive sport) modes with available paddle shifters * Independent front strut/independent multi-link rear suspension * A wide range of available technology, including a Bose(r) premium audio system, RearView Monitor and Nissan Hard Drive Navigation system with XM NavTraffic, Real-Time Traffic information and Voice Recognition * Available equipment packages include Sport Package, Premium Package and Navigation Package The 2012 Nissan Maxima will go on sale this week at Nissan dealers nationwide.