Nissan Maxima Wagon Information

Fuel Efficiency · MPG

Fuel Efficiency

Nissan has manufactured models of Maxima Wagon for 5 years. They average 18.5 combined miles per gallon, with the latest 1988 Maxima Wagon below average at 18 combined MPG.

Government regulators estimate the fuel cost of the 1988 Maxima Wagon to be $2,150 per year. This estimate is based on 15,000 miles driven, 55% city driving and 45% highway driving, and regular gasoline.

Compared to other vehicles, you spend $3,500 more over 5 years compared to an average vehicle.

The Maxima Wagon consumes about 18 barrels of petroleum per year, according to the standard estimate of 15,000 miles driven. Most of the world's petroleum comes from countries like Russia, Saudi Arabia, the U.S., and Iraq.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
1988 Nissan Maxima Wagon 18 22 16
1987 Nissan Maxima Wagon 18 22 16
1986 Nissan Maxima Wagon 18 22 16
1985 Nissan Maxima Wagon 17 20 15
1984 Nissan Maxima Wagon 20 24 18

MPG breakdown by model options

The Nissan Maxima Wagon has 6 different model options on record with the EPA since 1984. For the most accurate MPG estimates, find your exact model below.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
1988 4-dr, Automatic 4-spd, 6-cyl, 3.0 L 18 22 16
1987 4-dr, Automatic 4-spd, 6-cyl, 3.0 L 18 22 16
1986 4-dr, Automatic 4-spd, 6-cyl, 3.0 L 18 22 16
1985 4-dr, Automatic 4-spd, 6-cyl, 3.0 L 17 20 15
1984 4-dr, Automatic 4-spd, 6-cyl, 2.4 L 20 24 18
1984 4-dr, Automatic 4-spd, 6-cyl, 2.4 L 20 24 18