2016 MAXIMA SR MIDNIGHT EDITION ADDS SPORTY STEALTH APPEARANCE AT A HIGH-VALUE $1,195 PACKAGE PRICE
February 19, 2016 by Nissan
◾Special Midnight Edition package offers $2,195 in added content exclusively for Maxima SR at just $1,195*, a $1,000 discount
◾Midnight Edition takes Maxima's sporty appearance even farther with black sport spoiler, black rear diffuser, black 19-inch aluminum-alloy wheels and Charcoal premium leather-appointed interior with Alcantara® inserts, available on five exterior color combinations
◾Arriving now at Nissan dealers nationwide
– Nissan today announced the addition of a new Midnight Edition Package to its 2016 Maxima sedan. The collection of aggressive new appearance features is offered only on the sporty Maxima SR model and available in five color combination – Super Black, Pearl White, Brilliant Silver, Coulis Red or Deep Blue Pearl – with Charcoal leather-appointed interior. It is priced at $1,195 over the Maxima SR model's $37,770 starting MSRP.
'Customer response to our limited production Maxima 'Midnight' accessories package last summer was so strong, we've now made it a factory installed option – and we're launching it at a $1,000 discount versus what it would cost to order and install the features individually,' said Dan Mohnke, vice president, Nissan Chief Marketing Manager & Marketing Operations. 'This special edition combines a more aggressive look with an affordable price, taking the popular SR grade level to an even higher level as enthusiasts' favorite Maxima.'
The Maxima SR Midnight Edition includes:
◾Offered in five available exterior colors
◾Charcoal premium leather-appointed interior with Alcantara® seat inserts (standard on all Maxima SR models)
◾Black rear sport spoiler
◾Black rear bumper diffuser
◾19-inch black aluminum-alloy wheels
About the 2016 Nissan Maxima
The award-winning 2016 Maxima embodies the latest Nissan design language and projects a distinctive upscale look through its unique combination of a lower profile and a wide stance, bold front end, Nissan signature V-Motion grille and floating roof appearance. Maxima also features a premium-crafted interior featuring standard NissanConnectSM with navigation and available 11-speaker Bose® premium audio system, NissanConnect Services powered by SiriusXM® (SiriusXM subscription required, sold separately) and Around View® Monitor (AVM) with Moving Object Detection (MOD).
All 2016 Maximas feature a revised 300-horsepower 3.5-liter VQ-series V6 engine and new performance-oriented Xtronic transmission (versus the previous generation). The comprehensive re-engineering effort also results in a 15 percent increase in highway fuel economy to 30 miles per gallon**.
The 2016 Maxima also offers an extensive range of available safety, security and driving aids, including Predictive Forward Collision Warning (PFCW), Intelligent Cruise Control (ICC), Forward Emergency Braking (FEB), Rear Cross Traffic Alert (RCTA), Blind Spot Warning (BSW) and Driver Attention Alert (DAA) system***.
The 2016 Maxima is available in five well-equipped models: Maxima S, SV, SL, SR and Platinum. The Maxima SR, which serves as the foundation for the new Midnight Edition package, includes a sport-tuned suspension, Integrated Dynamics-control Module (IDM), a front chassis performance damper, premium Ascot leather-appointed seats with diamond-quilted Alcantara® inserts, Climate-controlled front seats, Ascot leather-appointed steering wheel with Alcantara® insert, paddle shifters, aluminum sport pedals, Liquid Chrome faceted finishers, LED low beam headlights, 19-inch diamond-cut machined aluminum-alloy wheels and 245/40R19 all-season tires developed uniquely for Maxima.
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