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Optima LX

Maxima S

Base Retail Price (MSRP) $21,350 $32,420
Base Invoice Price $20,400 $29,695
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ConsumerReports.org® Bottom Line Price Not Available Not Available
Blue Book® Suggested Retail Value $10,922 - $16,403 $17,419 - $18,665
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Quick Facts

Optima LX

Maxima S

Standard Engine 2.4L 200 hp I4 3.5L 290 hp V6
Standard Transmission

6-Speed Automatic Overdrive

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Continuously Variable Transmission

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Fuel Economy (MPG) (city/highway) 24 / 35 19 / 26
Horsepower 200 @ 6300 RPM 290 @ 6400 RPM
Standard Seating 5 5

Photos

Optima LX

Maxima S

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Reviews

Optima LX

Maxima S

MSN Expert Rating (out of 10) 9.0(read reviews) 7.5(read reviews)
MSN User Rating (out of 10) 9.7(read reviews) 9.6(read reviews)
ConsumerReports.org® (out of 100) Not Rated Not Rated

Model Warranty

Optima LX

Maxima S

Basic (mo.) 60 36
Basic (mi.) 60,000 36,000
Powertrain (mo.) 120 60
Powertrain (mi.) 100,000 60,000
Rust (mo.) 60 60
Rust (mi.) 100,000 Unlimited
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