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2018 Nissan Sentra vs Altima vs Maxima

red 2018 Nissan Sentra vs blue 2018 Nissan Altima vs white 2018 Nissan Maxima comparison image

Although it's tempting to only compare a prospective model to comparable vehicles of other brands, there is much to be said about taking a look at differences and similarities among models in the same lineup. At least, that's the case for the Nissan sedans. The Sentra, Altima, and Maxima each have a lot to offer the modern driver, including smart technology, dynamic handling, and plenty of options.

If you would like to get a better idea of how the 2018 Nissan Sentra, Altima, and Maxima compare to one another, we invite you to utilize the information below. We hope it allows you to find the Nissan sedan that is best suited for you and your lifestyle.

2018 Nissan Sentra

2018 Nissan Altima

2018 Nissan Maxima

Starting at $16,990* Starting at $23,140* Starting at $33,020*
29 city / 37 highway mpg 27 city / 38 highway mpg 21 city / 30 highway mpg
96 cubic feet passenger volume 102 cubic feet passenger volume 99 cubic feet passenger volume

Test Drive the Nissan Sentra, Altima, and Maxima in El Paso, TX!

As you can see from the chart above, the Sentra is the most affordable sedan in this comparison. The Altima is next in line, with the Maxima topping it off. That being said, the Maxima is still a very affordable option for drivers looking for top-of-the-line performance and an incredibly sporty design. Although each of these Nissan models is a different size and offers a different amount of passenger and cargo space, they all provide comfortable seating for five passengers. The Sentra is the smallest of the three, and, although the Maxima is longer than the Altima, it offers less passenger space. With each of these 2018 Nissan sedans, drivers can choose from a variety of trim levels and utilize a plethora of high-tech features aimed at improving convenience, safety, and entertainment on the road.

There is so much more to learn about the Sentra, Altima, and Maxima! If you would like to get up close and personal with the 2018 Nissan Sentra, Altima, and Maxima, we invite you to check out our current inventory at Charlie Clark Nissan El Paso and schedule a test drive at your convenience.


*All prices are Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). MSRP excludes destination and handling charges, tax, title, license, and options. Dealer sets actual price.

blue Nissan Altima with red title
gray Nissan Maxima with red title