The Maxima just keeps getting better with age. The silky V6, taut handling and Infiniti levels of interior comfort have kept up with strong competition.
There's 35 more horses for a total of 290, and the Bose stereo now comes included with a 9.3 gigabyte hard drive. Within the Lexus and BMW-inspired design comes a bit of flair from the outrageous GT-R, especially in the headlights.(Stan Honda/AFP/Getty Images)