Nissan today announced U.S. pricing for its flagship 2014 Nissan Maxima, which is on sale now at Nissan dealers nationwide. Maxima offers sports sedan styling, a driver-oriented cockpit, ample comfort and luxury, and an advanced drivetrain led by Nissan’s 290-horsepower 3.5-liter DOHC 24-valve VQ-series V6 engine and standard Xtronic CVT with manual and "DS" (drive sport) modes with available paddle shifters.

Enhancements for the 2014 model year include:

– Addition of a Limited Edition Package (on 3.5 S models), priced at $750 USD, featuring smoked appearance headlights, Xenon headlights, compass in rearview mirror, 18-inch aluminum-alloy Dark Hyper Silver wheels, rear spoiler, fog lights, outside mirrors with integrated turn signals and metallic trim treatment

– SV grade adds standard RearView Monitor, USB connectivity and 7.0-inch color monitor with QVGA display, SiriusXM Satellite Radio (SiriusXM subscription required, sold separately), USB connectivity and Xenon headlights

– Two new exterior colors: Gun Metallic and Midnight Garnet (eight available exterior colors total)

Maxima’s wide range of available technology includes a Bose premium audio system with nine speakers and Nissan Hard Drive Navigation system with NavTraffic Real-Time Traffic information and NavWeather (SiriusXM subscription required, sold separately) and Voice Recognition.

Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Prices* (MSRP) for the 2014 Nissan Maxima starts at 31.000 USD for Maxima 3.5 S, and at 34.090 USD for Maxima SV.