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2022 Audi A6 vs. 2022 Nissan Maxima Review

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2022 Audi
A6

MSRP*: $55,900 to $59,800
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2022 Nissan
Maxima

MSRP*: $37,840 to $43,150
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MPG - City 21 - 23 MPG 20 MPG
MPG - Hwy 30 - 32 MPG Info not available
Seating Capacity 5 seats 5 seats
Cargo Space Info not available Info not available
Engine
  • 261-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline/Mild Electric Hybrid)
  • 335-hp, 3.0-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline/Mild Electric Hybrid)
  • 300-hp, 3.5-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission 7-Speed A/T Continuously Variable
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Horsepower 261 - 335 hp 300 hp
Exterior Length 194.4 in 192.8 in
Exterior Width 74.3 in 73.2 in
Leg Room Front 41.3 in
Rear 37.4 in
Front 45.0 in
Rear 34.2 in
Head Room Front 38.0 in
Rear 38.1 in
Front 38.9 - 39.4 in
Rear 35.8 - 36.7 in

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Comfort
Due to its greater rear head- and legroom, backseat passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Audi A6 than the Nissan Maxima. The Nissan Maxima will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Audi A6.

Convenience
The Audi A6 will require fewer stops at the gas station than the Nissan Maxima, making it more convenient to drive.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). The Audi A6 will definitely make more of a dent in your wallet than the Nissan Maxima, which has a much lower MSRP.

Dimensions
The Audi A6 is a little wider than the Nissan Maxima, so getting in and out of the car in a crowded parking lot may be a little more of a squeeze. When looking at overall length, the Audi A6 takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Nissan Maxima.

Performance
The Audi A6 has less horsepower than the Nissan Maxima, so it will probably be somewhat slower.

Powertrain
With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the Audi A6 transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the Nissan Maxima.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Audi A6 and the Nissan Maxima.