There’s nothing like a sedan that is both comfortable and powerful. Unfortunately, not all sedans follow this mode of thinking. That said, some modern sedans do – and some take it a step further, even. Two of those rivals are the VW Arteon and the Nissan Maxima. Both pack powerful engines and cozy interiors – but which one is the better overall value? What about the best performer? Take a look at this comparison between the 2023 Volkswagen Arteon vs the 2023 Nissan Maxima to find out!
How does the Arteon compare to the Maxima? Well, the numbers and specs are all laid out for you below to judge for yourself. Check out how things stack up and let us know what you think!
Feature / Spec
2023 VW Arteon
2023 Nissan Maxima
Standard Engine / Horsepower / Torque
2.0L TSI® 16-valve DOHC turbo 4-cylinder engine /
300 / 295
3.5L V6 / 300 / 261
Standard Transmission / Drive
7-speed DSG with Tiptronic & Autohold / AWD
Continuously variable automatic with manual shifting mode
Fuel Economy City / Hwy
24 / 30
Standard Safety Features
IQ.DRIVE suite of advanced safety features
Safety Shield 360 suite of advanced safety features
8" touchscreen navigation & AM/FM/HD Radio
NissanConnect® 8" color touch-screen display
4 years / 50k miles
3 years / 36k miles
0-60 in Seconds
18" Machine-finished aluminum-alloy wheels
The Arteon costs a bit more than the Maxima. That said, the base trim level has many more appealing features and specs than the Maxima does. For instance, the sophisticated 7-speed transmission vs the CVT. Also, the Arteon has superior mileage, it’s quicker, and it has a better warranty. It also has a ton of other standard and available features worth considering.
Some standard and available features and specs you can expect include:
Herman Cook VW Encinitas has the selection, pricing, and service that you want when buying a new car or SUV. We are your source for the new 2023 VW Arteon near San Diego and Orange County. Contact us via the website or come into the dealership and test drive the vehicle of your choice.