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Nissan Maxima SL

(2008 model)

Brief specs of 2008 Nissan Maxima SL

4-door 5-seater sedan (saloon), 6-cylinder 24-valve V engine, DOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam), 3505 cm3 / 213.9 cu in / 213.9 cu in, 190.0 kW / 254.8 hp / 254.8 hp @ 6000 rpm / 6000 rpm / 6000 rpm, 341.7 N·m / 252.0 lb·ft / 252.0 lb·ft @ 4400 rpm / 4400 rpm / 4400 rpm, front wheel drive, consumption 11.2 l/100km / 25.2 mpg-UK / 21.0 mpg-US

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)NissanIssued from2008
ModelMaxima SLIssued until
SerieMaximaNumber made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerNissan Motor Co. Ltd.CountryJP,UK

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors4
Bodywork typesedan (saloon)Number of seats5
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)453 l / 16.00 cu ft / 16.00 cu ft
Passenger space (volume)2945 l / 104.00 cu ft / 104.00 cu ftMax. cargo capacity (volume)584 l / 20.62 cu ft / 20.62 cu ft

Dimensions & Weight

Length4940 mm / 194.5 in / 194.5 inTotal (curb) weight1574 kg / 3470 lb / 3470 lb
Width1830 mm / 72.0 in / 72.0 inDry weight
Height1490 mm / 58.7 in / 58.7 inLoad capacity49 kg / 108 lb / 108 lb
Wheelbase2830 mm / 111.4 in / 111.4 inGross (max.) weight1623 kg / 3578 lb / 3578 lb
Track frontTowing weight454 kg / 1001 lb / 1001 lb
Track rearWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearance150 mm / 5.9 in / 5.9 inFuel capacity76 l / 16.7 UK gal / 20.1 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.75  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)0.3Frontal area (A)2.32 m2 / 24.9 sq ft / 24.9 sq ft (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)0.70 m2 / 7.5 sq ft / 7.5 sq ft (est.)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)17.3 kW / 23.2 hp / 23.2 hp (est.)

Engine

Engine CodeTotal number of cylinders6
Engine TypeV engine (V6)Total number of valves24
Engine ManufacturerValves per cylinder4
Engine constructionBore
FuelStroke
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio
Fuel supplyInjection. Sequentially electronic fuel injectionEngine displacement3505 cm3 / 213.9 cu in / 213.9 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity
Cam DesignDOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam)Compression ratio
SumpMax. output power190.0 kW / 254.8 hp / 254.8 hp at 6000 rpm / 6000 rpm / 6000 rpm
AspirationMax. torque341.7 N·m / 252.0 lb·ft / 252.0 lb·ft at 4400 rpm / 4400 rpm / 4400 rpm
Compressor typeMaximum rpm
IntercoolerMax. net output (power at the wheels)76.0 kW / 101.9 hp / 101.9 hp (est.)
CoolantSpecific output54.2 kW/l / 1.191 bhp/cu in / 1.191 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converterSpecific torque97.5 N·m/l / 0.85 lb·ft/cu in / 0.85 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typeNumber of gears
Wheel drivefront wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio
  Final gear (drive) ratio

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio164.5 kW/ton / 124.6 bhp/ton / 124.6 bhp/ton
Acceleration 0-100 km/hFuel consumption, City (urban)12.4 l/100km / 22.8 mpg-UK / 19.0 mpg-US
Acceleration 0-100 mph (160 km/h)Fuel consumption, Road (extra-urban)9.4 l/100km / 30.1 mpg-UK / 25.0 mpg-US
Acceleration 80-120 km/h (50-70 mph) in topFuel consumption, Mixed (combined)11.2 l/100km / 25.2 mpg-UK / 21.0 mpg-US
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions
  Range679 km / 422 mi / 422 mi

Chassis

Engine locationEngine alignment
SteeringSteering details
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle13.0 m / 42.7 ft / 42.7 ft
Suspension frontIndependentSuspension rear
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres front225/55-HR17Tyres rear225/55-HR17
Brakes frontBrakes rear
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsABS (anti-lock braking system)Braked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Nissan Maxima SL

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