Not all luxury sedans are made equal. Comparing the 2019 Toyota Avalon vs the 2019 Nissan Maxima, for example, shows that the 2019 Avalon overshadows the 2019 Maxima in several ways. Drivers who compare these sedans will find that the 2019 Toyota Avalon comes out on top in terms of utility and practicality. While the Toyota Avalon received a complete redesign for 2019, the Nissan Maxima’s current design is almost a half-decade old.
The standard 2019 Toyota Avalon engine outputs more horsepower and torque than the 2019 Nissan Maxima’s standard engine. Every 2019 Avalon utilizes a 3.5-liter, six-cylinder engine which produces 301 horsepower and 267 pound-feet of torque. The 2019 Nissan Maxima is less powerful, generating only 300 horsepower and 261 lb.-ft. through the use of a 3.5-liter V6 engine.
The interior of the 2019 Toyota Avalon is more spacious than the 2019 Nissan Maxima. 2019 Avalon drivers can take advantage of a cargo capacity of 16.1 cubic feet, which is 1.8 cubic feet more than the 2019 Maxima.
The 2019 Avalon is also available in more exterior color options than the 2019 Maxima. Exterior colors available for the 2019 Avalon include Wind Chill Pearl, Parisian Night Pearl, Brownstone, Ruby Flare Pearl, Harbor Gray Metallic, Opulent Amber, Midnight Black Metallic and Celestial Silver Metallic.
Standard 2019 Toyota Avalon safety features include: Tire pressure monitoring, auto delay off headlamps, an engine immobilizer, rear door child safety locks, turn signal mirrors, traction control, a pre-collision safety system, stability control, daytime running lights, child seat anchors, emergency braking assistance and dusk sensing headlamps.