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2009 Nissan Maxima

2009 Pontiac G8

  2009 Nissan Maxima S 2009 Pontiac G8
MSRP
$30,160
$28,250
Invoice $27,628 $26,978
MPG
City/Highway
19/26 13/25
Rating
8.0
/ 10
TCC Rating
8.4
/ 10
TCC Rating
Bottom Line The stylish 2009 Nissan Maxima has the looks—and acceleration specs—of a sport sedan but lacks the high-performance driving feel to match. Read Full Review The G8 gives Pontiac real sport-sedan credentials and hits the mark with only minor faults. Read Full Review
Likes &
Dislikes

Likes:

  • Stylish interior
  • Responsive handling and great steering
  • Quiet, absorbent ride
  • Excellent (optional) sport seats

Dislikes:

  • V-6 doesn't feel sporty with CVT automatic
  • Tight backseat headroom

Likes:

  • Attractive contours
  • Neutral handling
  • Roomy interior
  • Ample rear passenger accommodations

Dislikes:

  • Inconveniently located controls
  • Non-optional all-wheel drive
  • Bluetooth and navigation system
Crash Test Ratings
Frontal Driver:
Frontal Passenger:
Side Driver:
Side Rear Passenger:
NHTSA Rollover Rating:
No crash data available
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