Here’s the 2010 Nissan Maxima. Now 290 horsepower takes you somewhere special. Where sports car performance and sedan sophistication exist together. The re-engineered VQ engine is a 3. 5 liter DOHC V6 power plant. A new performance-tuned Continuously Variable Transmission delivers seamless acceleration while steering wheel column-mounted A streamlined cockpit purposefully designed to center around you. Paddle shifters are within easy reach. For a custom fit the driver‚Äôs seat is available with a manual thigh support extension to help reduce fatigue. Even the center console and high armrests are designed so you feel enveloped. Being in control has never felt so powerful. Six standard air bags along with an Anti-lock Braking and Vehicle Dynamic Control are among the more than 50 standard safety features you’ll find on every Maxima. It’s all part of the Nissan Safety Shield our comprehensive approach to help inspire confidence every time you get behind the wheel. Elegance has an edge in the 4-Door Sports Car. The 2010 Nissan Maxima.