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This section is for documenting a list of verified Nissan Maxima, Altima & Sentra Horsepower (HP) dyno numbers. All numbers were verified with dyno sheets. These are big accomplishments in the community showcasing the potential of these cars.

Important Note: This list is meant to serve as a reference and motivation purpose vs “who is better and who is faster”.

Overall List

Top 25 All Motor

Top 25 Turbo

Top 25 Supercharged

Top 25 Nitrous

Owner: Jerry Herrera
Instagram: @5.5genjry

Year: 2003
Model: Maxima
Color: White
Transmission: 6-Speed Manual
Trim: GLE

Mod List:

  • 2003 6-Speed HLSD Manual Swapped Max
  • GLE with full SE interior swap
  • Nisformance Stock Re-flashed ECU
  • Desmond Motorsports Catch Can
  • Unorthodox Racing Aluminum Underdrive/Crank Pulley
  • Stillen Front Mount Strut Bar
  • Custom 3” SRI with AEM 3” Dry Flow Air Filter
  • OBX Catback Exhaust
  • Muffler Delete
  • Resonator Delete
  • OBX Headers
  • I35 Cluster Swap
  • Stillen Front Lip
  • G-plus 19-Row AN10 Oil Cooler
  • Glow Shift Sandwich Adapter Plate
  • 350z Bumper Air Duct Custom Fitted to 2003 Maxima
  • Energy Suspension Shifter Cable Bushings
  • V1R Street Shift Springs
  • NWP Thermal Gasket Spacers
  • VIS Racing Carbon Fiber Hood
  • VMS Grounding Kit
  • Godspeed Mono Coilovers
  • 1” Hubcentric Wheel Spacers
  • Ionic Dynamics Rear Sunvisor
  • G35 18×8 Stock Wheels

Owner: Matt Carey

Year: 1996
Model: Maxima
Color: Black
Transmission: 6-Speed HSLD
Trim: GXE

What motivated you to MOD your Maxima?

Wanted to push it to the limits and have the freshest cleanest Maxima out there. – Matt Carey

Full Mod List / Specs:

  • VQ35DE Motor Swap
  • Vortech V2 supercharger
  • HSLD 6-speed Swap
  • Unorthodox Underdrive Pulley
  • Aeromotive Fuel Pressure Regulator
  • Kinetix Intake Manifold
  • 600cc Injectors
  • AEM Methanol Kit
  • Walbro 255 Fuel Pump
  • Greddy e-Manage Ultimate
  • Fidanza Lightweight Flywheel
  • ACT Stage 6 Puck Extreme Pressure Plate
  • OBX V2 Long Tube Headers with Equal Length Y-Pipe
  • Full 3″ Exhaust
  • Ksport Coilovers
  • Polyurethane Engine Mounts and Control Arm Bushings a
  • Sway Bar Bushings
  • 350z Steering Wheel
  • 350z Power Leather Seats
  • I30 Rear Seats
  • Cefiro Headlights
  • 350z Anniversary Wheels
  • Stillen Front Lip
  • 97′ Front Conversion
  • 97′ Rear Conversion
  • Pioneer Double-Din head Unit
  • JL Audio Amp with JL Audio Sub

Owner: David Colaire

Year: 2001
Model: Maxima
Color: Satin Blue Pearl
Transmission: Manual 5-Speed to 6-Speed Swap
Trim: SE

Part 1 Feature: https://www.my4dsc.com/david-colaires-2001-6-speed-hr-swapped-5thgen-maxima/


Full Mod List / Specs:

  • 2013 Altima HR 10.3:1 Motor
  • Rev-up Cams Re-timed for Boost
  • Rev-up Oil Pump
  • Maxima HR ‘C’ manifold
  • 70MM Pathfinder Throttle Body
  • 440cc injectors
  • Aeromotive Adjustable FPR
  • Custom Return Fuel Rail Setup
  • VHR37 Spark Plugs (1-Step Colder HR)
  • Vortech V1 S-Trim Supercharger
  • V2 Supercharger Plate with Metal Idler Pulleys
  • 3.125″ 10psi Pulley
  • Blitz JDM BOV
  • 4.1FD HLSD 6-Speed Transmission Swap
  • Spec Stage 2Plus Clutch
  • 93 Pump Fuel
  • Red Lion Motor Mounts

This section is for documenting the list of VQ35DE RIPP Vortech Supercharged Nissan Maxima’s and Altima’s.

Overall Top List

Owner: Gustavo Castillo Jr

Year: 1993
Model: White
Color:  Custom Color
Transmission: 5-Speed Manual
Trim: SE

Its not a skyline by any means even if I did put the motor and transmission in it. It’s just a Maxima customized in a way others never attempted to do. I have no skyline badges on it as I had all badges shaved. To me my car is my baby Fantasma.

Mod List:

  • VE30DE Engine
  • 5-Speed Manual Transmission
  • OBX Headers
  • EGR Delete
  • eBay Cold Air Intake
  • 300ZX NA Catalytic Converter
  • Hayame DTX Muffler
  • Eibach Lowering Springs
  • Nissan Skyline GTR R34 Wheels w/ 235/45/R18 Ties
  • Slotted and Drilled Rotors
  • Premium Ceramic Brake Pads

Owner: Jean Gresseau

Year: 1995
Model: Maxima
Color:  Pearl White
Transmission: 5-Speed Manual
Trim: GXE

Mod Lists:

  • VQ35DE Engine Swap
  • Holset HY35
  • Foward 2-2.5in ypipe
  • 3″ Downpipe
  • eBay 38mm Wastegate
  • 31x13x3 Intercooler
  • 2.5″ I/C Pipes
  • Walbro 255 FP
  • RC 550cc Injectors
  • eBay Type S Bov
  • Greddy Oil Sandwich Plate
  • Custom 3″ Downpipe
  • Stock Suspension
  • ES Control Arm Bushings
  • ES Sway Bar Links
  • R32 Skyline Wheels
  • 6-Puck Clutch
  • Short-throw Shifter
  • 2.5″ Catback
  • 3″ OBX Forza Muffler
  • Rear Spoiler
  • Cloth Interior
  • Pearl White Paint
  • Stillen Front Lip

Owner: Terrance Herrera

Year: 2005
Model: Altima
Current Color: Smoke
Transmission: 6-Speed Manual
Trim: SE-R

Mod List:

  • 1st Gen VQ35DE
  • Kinetix Intake Manifold
  • NWP 75mm Throttle Kit
  • NWP Intake Manifold thermal Spacers
  • OEM GTR Injectors
  • Quantum Fuel Pump (E85 Compatible)
  • Custom Fuel Rails & Fuel Return System with External Fuel Pressure Regulator
  • Audi/Volkswagen Coilpack conversion.
  • OBX Headers mated to Custom Turbo Up-Pipe.
  • Custom Intercooler Piping
  • Universal Oil Cooler Kit
  • Custom 3″ Single Exit Exhaust System
  • Red Lion Racing Engine Mounts
  • Boost Junkies Gtx3582r, 44mm Wastegate, Blow off Valve & Vacuum Manifold
  • Oem HLSD Upgrade
  • Fidanza Single Mass Flywheel
  • Spec Stage 3 Clutch Kit
  • Unorthodox Racing Crank Pulley
  • 350z Brembo Front & Rear Brakes
  • Megan Racing 3-Way Adjustable Coilovers
  • SPC Rear Toe Arms
  • Racing Line Traction Arms
  • Greddy Profec B Boost Controller
  • Tuned By Richard Williams aka “Dry” On UpRev

Owner: Moncef aka AdminTuning

Year: 2002
Model: Maxima
Color: Tan
Engine: Built VQ35DE (Built by epstuning)
Transmission: 6-Speed Manual


Mod List:

  • EPS Built Engine
  • 8.8:1 Pistons
  • Forged Rods
  • ARP 625+ Head Studs
  • ARP Main Studs
  • BC S2 Cams
  • RevUp Oil Pump
  • Custom Fuel Return System with Walbro 450LPH Fuel Pump
  • E85 Gas
  • ID1000 Injectors
  • Custom Turbo Kit with BWS366 Turbo with 0.91 AR Back Housing and Quick Spool Valve (13 PSI)
  • SSIM Intake Manifold with 3.5” Elbow
  • UpRev GT MAF and Tuned on Stock ECU