See how a 2016 Nissan Maxima sizes up to its competition in Brakes And Stopping Near Dublin, GA.


 
  • Childre Nissan Journal
  • Nov 19th 2017 - 308 days ago
  • Dublin, GA
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Compared To Audi A3 Sedan 2015



For better stopping power the Maxima’s brake rotors are larger than those on the A3 Sedan:

Maxima

A3 Sedan

Front Rotors

12.6 inches

12.3 inches

Rear Rotors

12.13 inches

10.7 inches

The Maxima’s standard front and rear disc brakes are vented to help dissipate heat for shorter stops with less fading. The rear discs on the A3 Sedan are solid, not vented.




Compared To Audi A4 2015



The Maxima’s standard front and rear disc brakes are vented to help dissipate heat for shorter stops with less fading. The rear discs on the A4 are solid, not vented.




Compared To Audi A6 2016



The Maxima’s standard front and rear disc brakes are vented to help dissipate heat for shorter stops with less fading. The rear discs standard on the A6 2.0T/TDI are solid, not vented.

The Maxima stops shorter than the A6:

Maxima

A6

70 to 0 MPH

168 feet

171 feet

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Compared To Toyota Camry 2016



For better stopping power the Maxima’s brake rotors are larger than those on the Camry:

Maxima

Camry

Front Rotors

12.6 inches

11.7 inches

Rear Rotors

12.13 inches

11 inches

The Maxima’s standard front and rear disc brakes are vented to help dissipate heat for shorter stops with less fading. The rear discs on the Camry are solid, not vented.

The Maxima stops much shorter than the Camry:

Maxima

Camry

70 to 0 MPH

168 feet

182 feet

Car and Driver

60 to 0 MPH

132 feet

136 feet

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60 to 0 MPH (Wet)

141 feet

145 feet

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Compared To Audi A3 Sedan 2016



For better stopping power the Maxima’s brake rotors are larger than those on the A3 Sedan:

Maxima

A3 Sedan TDI

A3 Sedan

Front Rotors

12.6 inches

11.3 inches

12.3 inches

Rear Rotors

12.13 inches

10.7 inches

10.7 inches

The Maxima’s standard front and rear disc brakes are vented to help dissipate heat for shorter stops with less fading. The rear discs on the A3 Sedan are solid, not vented.




Compared To Ford Fusion 2016



For better stopping power the Maxima’s brake rotors are larger than those on the Fusion:

Maxima

Fusion

Front Rotors

12.6 inches

11.8 inches

Rear Rotors

12.13 inches

11.9 inches

The Maxima’s standard front and rear disc brakes are vented to help dissipate heat for shorter stops with less fading. The rear discs on the Fusion are solid, not vented.

The Maxima stops shorter than the Fusion:

Maxima

Fusion

70 to 0 MPH

168 feet

175 feet

Car and Driver

60 to 0 MPH (Wet)

141 feet

145 feet

Consumer Reports




Compared To Lincoln MKS 2015



The Maxima’s brakes have 57% more swept area (the area covered by the brake pads) than the MKS (444 vs. 283.54 square inches), so the Maxima has more braking power available.




Compared To Volvo S60 2016



For better stopping power the Maxima’s standard brake rotors are larger than those on the S60:

Maxima

S60

Front Rotors

12.6 inches

11.8 inches

Rear Rotors

12.13 inches

11.9 inches

The Maxima’s standard front and rear disc brakes are vented to help dissipate heat for shorter stops with less fading. The rear discs on the S60 are solid, not vented.

The Maxima stops much shorter than the S60:

Maxima

S60

70 to 0 MPH

168 feet

193 feet

Car and Driver

60 to 0 MPH

132 feet

134 feet

Consumer Reports

60 to 0 MPH (Wet)

141 feet

147 feet

Consumer Reports