First Look 2010 Nissan Maxima: Is it really a front wheel drive four door sports car?


Nissan says the 2010 Maxima is a four door sports car.

In fact Nissan in it’s marketing materials specifically says, “The 4-Door Sports Car” and even trademarks the phrase.

But can a front wheel drive four door sedan with a CVT transmission really be a true sports car?

Check out this first look video as we drive the Nissan Maxima 3.5 SV with the 290 HP engine and sport car like paddle sifters.

Editor’s Note: Often first impressions are the most honest. This video represents an initial impression. We use it like a reporters note pad to give you an inside glimpse of what we are doing before we formally review the car.

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