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2022 BMW 530 vs. 2022 Nissan Maxima Review

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2022 BMW
530

MSRP*: $54,200 to $56,500
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2022 Nissan
Maxima

MSRP*: $37,840 to $43,150
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MPG - City 23 - 25 MPG 20 MPG
MPG - Hwy 32 - 33 MPG Info not available
Seating Capacity 5 seats 5 seats
Cargo Space Info not available Info not available
Engine
  • 248-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 300-hp, 3.5-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission 8-Speed A/T Continuously Variable
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive, Rear Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Horsepower 248 hp 300 hp
Exterior Length 195.8 in 192.8 in
Exterior Width 73.5 in 73.2 in
Leg Room Front 41.4 in
Rear 36.5 in
Front 45.0 in
Rear 34.2 in
Head Room Front 38.8 in
Rear 37.5 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 BMW 530 than the Nissan Maxima. The Nissan Maxima will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the BMW 530.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the BMW 530 as you will with the Nissan Maxima, as they get the same number of miles per tank of gas.

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 BMW 530 will definitely make more of a dent in your wallet than the Nissan Maxima, which has a much lower MSRP.

Dimensions
The BMW 530 is about the same width as the Nissan Maxima. When looking at overall length, the BMW 530 takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Nissan Maxima.

Performance
The BMW 530 has less horsepower than the Nissan Maxima, so it will probably be somewhat slower.

Powertrain
With similar torque, the BMW 530 and the Nissan Maxima do an equal job of transmitting their engine's power to their wheels.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the BMW 530 and the Nissan Maxima.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the BMW 530 than that of the Nissan Maxima.