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Comparing the 2023 Nissan Maxima vs 2023 Volkswagen Golf R

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MSRP starting at:

45,370

SL Sedan
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2023 Volkswagen Golf R

MSRP starting at:

50,545

Manual
 
Overview
Base MSRP $45,370 $50,545
EPA Classification Midsize Cars Midsize Cars
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
EnerGuide Estimate - City (L/100 km) 11.6 11.8
EnerGuide Estimate - Hwy (L/100 km) 7.9 8.3
Engine Type Premium Unleaded V-6 Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4
Displacement 3.5 L/213 2.0 L/121
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 300 @ 6400 315 @ 5900
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 261 @ 4400 280 @ 1900
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Technical Specs
Vehicle
EPA Classification Midsize Cars Midsize Cars
Kg/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 20K km/year
EnerGuide Estimate - City (L/100 km) 11.6 L/100 km 11.8 L/100 km
EnerGuide Estimate - Hwy (L/100 km) 7.9 L/100 km 8.3 L/100 km
Powertrain
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
EnerGuide Estimate - City (L/100 km) 11.6 L/100 km 11.8 L/100 km
EnerGuide Estimate - Hwy (L/100 km) 7.9 L/100 km 8.3 L/100 km
Engine Order Code
Engine Type Premium Unleaded V-6 Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4
Displacement 3.5 L/213 2.0 L/121
Fuel System Sequential MPI Gasoline Direct Injection
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 300 @ 6400 315 @ 5900
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 261 @ 4400 280 @ 1900
Trans Order Code M4
Trans Type 1 6
Trans Description Cont. CVT w/OD Manual w/OD
Trans Description Cont. Again
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.41 - 0.38 3.36
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.09
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.48
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.09
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.10
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.91
Reverse Ratio (:1) 1.80 3.99
Clutch Size (in)
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 5.25 3.27
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 540
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 150 140
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
Dimensions
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Passenger Volume (ft³) 96.9 91.9
Front Head Room (in) 38.9 38.5
Front Leg Room (in) 45 41.2
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.7 55.9
Front Hip Room (in) 54.2 53.4
Second Head Room (in) 35.8 38.1
Second Leg Room (in) 34.3 35
Mechanical
ABS Standard Standard
4-Wheel Disc Brakes Standard Standard
Front Wheel Drive Standard N/A
V6 Cylinder Engine Standard N/A
Gasoline Fuel Standard Standard
Power Steering Standard Standard
Aluminum Wheels Standard Standard
A/T Standard N/A
CVT Transmission Standard N/A
Transmission w/Dual Shift Mode Standard N/A
Tire Pressure Monitor Standard Standard
Brake Actuated Limited Slip Differential Standard N/A
Locking/Limited Slip Differential N/A Standard
All Wheel Drive N/A Standard
4 Cylinder Engine N/A Standard
Turbocharged N/A Standard
6-Speed M/T N/A Standard
M/T N/A Standard
Active Suspension N/A Standard
Exterior
Sun/Moonroof Standard N/A
Tires - Front Performance Standard Standard
Tires - Rear Performance Standard Standard
Temporary Spare Tire Standard N/A
Generic Sun/Moonroof Standard N/A
Dual Moonroof Standard N/A
Generic Sun/Moonroof (Option) N/A Standard
Sun/Moonroof (Option) N/A Standard
Panoramic Roof (Option) N/A Standard
Interior
Climate Control Standard Standard
Multi-Zone A/C Standard Standard
A/C Standard Standard
Security System Standard Standard
AM/FM Stereo Standard Standard
CD Player Standard N/A
Cruise Control Standard Standard
Rear Defrost Standard Standard
Floor Mats Standard Standard
Keyless Entry Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Heated Mirrors Standard Standard
Power Mirror(s) Standard Standard
Navigation System Standard Standard
Power Driver Seat Standard Standard
Power Passenger Seat Standard Standard
Pass-Through Rear Seat Standard Standard
Leather Seats (Option) Standard Standard
Leather Seats Standard Standard
Bucket Seats Standard Standard
Adjustable Steering Wheel Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard
Premium Sound System Standard Standard
Satellite Radio Standard Standard
MP3 Player Standard Standard
Heated Front Seat(s) Standard Standard
Variable Speed Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard
Steering Wheel Audio Controls Standard Standard
Immobilizer Standard Standard
Auto-Dimming Rearview Mirror Standard Standard
Driver Vanity Mirror Standard Standard
Passenger Vanity Mirror Standard Standard
Driver Illuminated Vanity Mirror Standard Standard
Passenger Illuminated Visor Mirror Standard Standard
Rear Parking Aid