Nissan: Nissan Maxima named 2016 Strategic Vision Total Quality Impact (TQI) leader in full-size automobile segment

Posted on 16. Jun, 2016 by in Nissan Canada

2016 Nissan Maxima Press Kit


NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Nissan currently announced that a 2016 Maxima has been named a tip scoring full-size automobile in a Strategic Vision Total Quality Impact (TQI) Awards. The 2016 Maxima had a sum analysis measure of 720 – out of a probable 1,000 – besting a other competitors in a full-size automobile shred and good above a shred average.

More than usually counting problems, a TQI rating allows owners to entirely simulate their practice with their vehicles, including discernible aspects such as acceleration and visibility, unsubstantial aspects such as automobile image, romantic aspects and involvement, as good as a endless consult of a series and astringency of a automobile problems reported.

According to a investigate results, Maxima stood out in all pivotal factors – including safety, durability, NVH (noise, quivering and harshness), comfort, workmanship, style, energy and pickup, and courteous engineering. Maxima also ranked rarely in fad and individuality measures.

“The 2016 Maxima, a flagship of a renouned sedan lineup, sets a customary for style, opening and record – all aspects that were concurred by a Maxima owners participating in a Strategic Vision TQI study,” pronounced Dan Mohnke, clamp president, Nissan Chief Marketing Manager Marketing Operations. “We are quite gratified by a high rankings in a romantic measures of a study, reflecting a Maxima’s positioning as a loyal driver’s car.”

In 2016, Maxima has been famous by heading automotive media for a pattern and pushing delight – including being named to WardsAuto’s “10 Best Interiors,” MotorWeek’s “Drivers’ Choice Awards” and WardsAuto’s “10 Best Engines.” In calendar year 2016 (through May) Maxima sales are adult 146 percent.



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About a 2016 Nissan Maxima

The 2016 Maxima takes a nameplate’s slicing corner design, opening and creation care to a top execution ever. The new 2016 Maxima embodies a latest Nissan pattern denunciation and projects a particular upscale demeanour by a singular multiple of a reduce form and a far-reaching stance, confidant front end, Nissan signature V-Motion grille and floating roof appearance. Inside, a use of accessible reward materials includes Ascot Leather-appointed seats with diamond-quilted inserts – with Alcantara® diamond-quilted inserts on SR models.

Maxima’s next-generation record includes customary NissanConnectSM with navigation and accessible 11-speaker Bose® reward audio system, NissanConnect Services powered by SiriusXM® (SiriusXM® subscription required, sole separately) and Around View® Monitor (AVM) with Moving Object Detection (MOD).

At a heart of this newest era “4-Door Sports Car” is a totally revised 300-horsepower 3.5-liter VQ-series V6 engine and new performance-oriented Xtronic transmission. Along with a high specific outlay (HP/L) of 85.7 horsepower/liter, a revised engine also offers a 15 percent boost in highway fuel economy to 30 miles per gallon*. The new, performance-oriented Xtronic delivery facilities a wider ratio range, that allows for stronger acceleration from a station start and an all-new D-Step changeable proof that provides fast shifts during high stifle openings.

The 2016 Maxima also offers an endless operation of accessible safety, confidence and pushing aids, including Predictive Forward Collision Warning (PFCW), Intelligent Cruise Control (ICC), Forward Emergency Braking (FEB), Rear Cross Traffic Alert (RCTA), Blind Spot Warning (BSW) and Driver Attention Alert (DAA)**.

The 2016 Maxima is offering in 5 well-equipped models (all apparatus is class standard, no accessible options): Maxima S, SV, SL, SR and Platinum. It is fabricated in Smyrna, Tennessee, with engines fabricated in Decherd, Tennessee.

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About Nissan North America

In North America, Nissan’s operations embody automotive styling, engineering, consumer and corporate financing, sales and marketing, placement and manufacturing. Nissan is dedicated to improving a sourroundings underneath a Nissan Green Program and has been famous annually by a U.S Environmental Protection Agency as an ENERGY STAR® Partner of a Year given 2010. More information on Nissan in North America and a finish line of Nissan and Infiniti vehicles can be found online during and, or revisit a U.S. media sites and

About Nissan Motor Co.

Nissan Motor Co., Ltd., Japan’s second-largest automotive company, is headquartered in Yokohama, Japan, and is partial of a Renault-Nissan Alliance. Operating with some-more than 247,500 employees globally, Nissan sole 5.32 million vehicles and generated income of 11.38 trillion yen (USD 103.6 billion) in mercantile year 2014. Nissan delivers a endless operation of some-more than 60 models underneath a Nissan, Infiniti and Datsun brands. Nissan leads a universe in zero-emission mobility, dominated by sales of a LEAF, a initial mass-market, pure-electric vehicle. It is a best-selling EV in story with roughly 50% share of a zero-emission automobile segment. For some-more information on a products, services and joining to tolerable mobility, revisit a website during

About Strategic Vision

Led by President Alexander Edwards, Strategic Vision is a research-based consultancy that helps companies know tellurian function and decision-making patterns. We know how and because people make decisions in any marketplace or field. With over thirty years of believe and a best methodology in a industry, we assistance a clients to truly know their stream and intensity customers. Armed with a believe of because their aim assembly creates decisions, a clients are means to tailor their products and messaging accordingly, and grasp success in a endeavors they select to pursue.

The organisation has a reputable position in a automotive marketplace with over twenty years of New Vehicle Experience Study (NVES) data. Strategic Vision has grown a many comprehensive, integrated and actionable data-set on new automobile owners accessible in a automobile industry. Strategic Vision is ordinarily cited as an automobile courtesy consultant in inhabitant press and publications such as a Wall Street Journal, USA Today, a Detroit News, and a Washington Times.


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Dan Passe
Nissan North America

Kevin Raftery
Nissan North America

*Fuel economy formed on 2016 EPA fuel economy estimates for 2016 Maxima. Actual mileage might change with pushing conditions – use for comparison only.
**It is a driver’s shortcoming to sojourn warning during all times. DAA is usually a warning to surprise a motorist of a intensity miss of motorist courtesy or drowsiness. It does not detect and yield an warning in each situation. See Owner’s Manual for details.

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