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2019 Infiniti QX60 and QX80 Limited Editions look hotter than ever

Infiniti decided that they would give the 2019 versions of the QX60 and QX80 more style, especially with the introduction of the new Limited edition at the 2018 New York Auto Show. Some of these upgrades would be the eye catching parts on the exterior, and the high quality leather that can be found throughout the cabin.

Infiniti decided to give the QX60 Limited dark chrome bits around its body - from the grille, to the fog lights surrounds, and door moldings. The automaker also gave its roof rack and cross bars some dark paint, while the lower portion of the rear bumper is gloss black. The Limited model has been given a set of 20 inch multi spoke wheels too. That’s all the new things it gets on the outside.

As for the interior, the company installs Stone coloured, semi aniline leather seats that are contrasted with the stitching. This also extends to the door panels. The upholstery is then accented with dark silver wood trim as well as a black headliner. Under the hood, the QX60 Limited remains with the same 3.5 liter V6 that has an output of 296 horsepower (220 kilowatts) and 270 pound-feet of torque.

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Fully equipped 2018 Infiniti QX80 large SUV is priced $86,495 in the US

Infiniti has commenced sales of the new 2018 Infiniti QX80 full-size luxury sports utility vehicle. Aside from the standard specs and optional features, potential customers would want to know how much they would have to shell out to acquire a new 2018 Infiniti QX80.

Thankfully, Infiniti’s online configurator for the new QX80 is now accessible in the United States. This means that anyone could pick and personalize their own 2015 QX80 without even having to go an Infiniti dealership. They could choose the specs, exterior colors, interior elements as well as details and features, while also knowing the price they have to pay.

Of course, as a large luxury SUV, the new 2018 Infiniti QX80 isn't really affordable. Built to cater to more affluent buyers looking for a spacious and luxurious three-row SUV, the base version of the Infiniti QX80 is available at a base Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price of $64,750. When the destination charge of $995 is taken into account, the price is at $65,745. This applies to a base 2018 Infiniti QX80 with a rear-wheel drive configuration, a 5.6-liter V8 engine delivering 400 hp of output and 413 lb.-ft. of torque and seven-speed automatic transmission.

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2018 Infiniti QX80 priced from $64,750

Infiniti has finally unwrapped the 2018 QX80 SUV at the  2017 Dubai Auto Show and announced that it will bring it at the 2017 Los Angeles Auto Show. While not entirely a new model, the QX80 just got bolder, better and more spacious after having gone through a well-deserved facelift.

With a starting price of $64,750, the 2WD base model is packed with the same 400hp (298kW) 5.6-liter V8 engine but is offered with a fresh new look. For starters, the latest improvements could be seen at the vehicle’s lower fascia, headlights and front grille.

Infiniti’s QX80 AWD, which has a steeper price tag of $67,850, comes packed with more features such as three different driving modes (Auto/ 4H/ 4L) and a computer control module. A choice between a seven seat and an eight-seat configuration will also be added as an option.

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Infiniti updates styling of its 2018 QX80 SUV for a bolder appearance

There is both good and bad news for fans of the Infiniti QX80 sports utility vehicle. Bad news is that this luxury SUV remains at its current second generation even after eight years in the market. Good news is that for the 2018 model year, the Infiniti QX80 is getting a major refresh. Infiniti has just unveiled the latest iteration of the Infiniti QX80 SUV at the 2017 Dubai International Motor Show.

Thankfully, what Infiniti implemented in the latest iteration of its premium full-size SUV is more than just a refresh as it’s a major update that involves exterior styling. According to the premium carmaker, the 2018 Infiniti QX80 is taking the brand’s ‘Powerful Elegance’ design language in a bold new direction, thereby creating a dynamic, modern and commanding exterior appearance. Overall, the new Infiniti QX80 now comes with bigger and bolder looks.

To this extent, the styling changes made on the new Infiniti QX80 are very much noticeable up front. For instance, the front end of the new 2018 Infiniti QX80 is now dominated by a larger grille, covering more space on the façade of the SUV. Compared to the headlamps of the outgoing QX80, the ones on the 2018 iteration have been raised to be more in line with the top end of the massive grille.

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The Infiniti QX50 compact crossover has been in the market since 2014, and has not been given a facelift since then. After being in the market for almost four years, the SUV will be needing some updates to keep up with its competitors, though the company did say that the update will come in 2019, and that they will completely skip the 2018 model year.

This statement was confirmed by Infiniti on Tuesday when they said that they are not considering a 2018 model year QX50, but will focus on a better version of the vehicle for the 2019 model year, says Motor Authority. Engineers and designers will make sure that the new SUV will resemble the QX50 Concept we saw earlier this year at Detroit.

Right now, you are probably wondering what to expect from the 2019 model year. Well, sources say that it will come powered by Infiniti’s new Variable Compression-Turbocharged four-cylinder gas engine that they refer to as VC-Turbo - this was first previewed last August. For improved performance and fuel economy, the technology changes the cylinder compression ratio. As for performance, the first production unit is unfortunately less powerful than the 3.7-liter V6 found on the outgoing QX50 with 325 horsepower (242 kilowatts). That being said, it has 268 horsepower (200 kilowatts) and 288 pound-feet (390 Newton-metres) of torque.

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The Infiniti QX50 is getting ready for the 2016 model year and the updated crossover was just introduced at the 2015 New York Auto Show. The first visual impact with the vehicle shows a new front bumper and lower front fascia, new LED daytime running lights, new signature Infiniti-style double-arch fornt grille, new side mirrors and integrated LED turn signals as well as updated side sill styling.

At the rear we find a new bumper and lower fascia. Meanwhile, there are new 19-inch aluminum-alloy wheels added as part of Deluxe Touring Package. Infiniti says that the wheelbase length was increased by 3.2 inches to 113,4 inches, while the overall length increased by 4.5 inches to 186.8 inches.

As a result, the 2016 Infiniti QX50 offers an 8.3 cubic feet increase in interior volume (115.4 cubic feet total), while the rear legroom grows by 4.3 inches and rear knee room is boosted by 3.9 inches. Furthermore, ground clearance was enhanced by 6.9 inches (+0.4 inches) for rear-wheel drive models and to 6.5 inches (+0.8 inches) for all-wheel drive models.

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Earlier this week we revealed you the updated 2015 Infiniti QX80, but for those who want even more, the Japanese manufacturer unveiled the 2015 Infiniti QX80 Limited at the 2014 New York International Auto Show. According to Infiniti, this is unlike any SUV ever as it comes with exclusive features including an upgraded level of craftsmanship.

First of all, you have to know that the QX80 Limited starts with a fully equipped 2015 QX80 and adds subtle exterior upgrades and a refined interior. The exterior highlights of the 2015 Infiniti QX80 Limited are the dark finish for the LED headlights, tinted rear combination lamps and special lightning under the brushed finished running boards, a dark chrome finish for the upper and lower grille surround, fog light surround, side vents, roof rails and crossbar, A-pillar finisher, door handles, license plate surround and side mirror caps.

Furthermore, 22-inch aluminum-alloy wheels featuring a unique dark finish treatment complete the exterior design.

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The 2015 Infiniti QX80 made its debut at the 2014 New York International Auto Show showing a fresh new exterior design as well as a more crafted interior. As you can see from the photos, the front end is dominated by the redesigned front grille, LED fog lamps, a new front bumper with parking sensors and new LED daytimes running legs located above the fog lamps.

Furthermore, the 2015 Infiniti QX80 comes with new LED high/low beam headlights and LED turn signals. The QX80 Deluxe Technology Package also adds chrome-plated outside rear mirrors caps. At the rear, the vehicle comes with a standard bumper protection to reduce potential damage when loading or unloading it.

For the 2015MY, Infiniti added three new exterior colors among the seven total choices: Hermosa Blue, Graphite Shadow and Majestic White. The exterior design is completed by the two new wheel designs: – standard machine-finished 20-inch aluminum-alloy wheels and 14-spoke 22-inch forged aluminum-alloy wheels.

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Infiniti revealed that tomorrow it will be presenting two models, both of which have those striking new faces. These two have been designed to have a “good and evil” pairing with the objective of being able to seduce while also shock. The two models are the Infiniti Q50 and the QX70. Both of them are first one-off models that resulted from the creative partnership of two exceptionally premium brands. Specifically, this is the well-known leather and furniture specialist of Italy, Poltrona Frau, and the luxury performance automaker Infiniti.

According to Shiro Nakamura, who is the Chief Creative Officer of Infiniti, the project was a great chance for two luxury and premium brands to be able to work together. This particular project, he added, began in a natural manner and is mainly founded on the respect and admiration each brand had with their respective vision and spirit.

The design team at Infiniti was inspired by the modernity displayed by Poltrona Frau, he continued, as well as the awe-inspiring craftsmanship and the excellent historic heritage. Nakamura continued by saying that with the two brands having a common goal, it was important that the result would be exhibited as pure artwork. In addition, it needed to be shown at a special event as part of the Salone Internazionale del Mobile di Milano.

Read the entire article Poltrona Frau event to showcase special Infiniti Q50 and QX70 models

Infiniti announced today a new hybrid model that will join the 2014 Infiniti QX60 premium crossover lineup in the United States this summer: the QX60 Hybrid. Set to make its official debut next month at the 2013 New York Auto Show, the new QX60 Hybrid is powered by a 2.5-liter supercharged engine and 15 kW electric motor connected to an advanced CVT (Continuously Variable Transmission).

The total output delivered by the hybrid system is 250 hp. Moreover, the QX60 Hybrid uses a compact Lithium-ion battery and electric motor to provide supplementary power through its one-motor/two-clutch system.

As a result, the hybrid system delivers the power equivalent of the 3.5-liter 6 engine, but with 4-cylinder fuel economy. Infiniti QX60 Hybrid is projected to achieve a fuel economy of 26 mpg (combined city/highway driving), a 24 percent increase over non-hybrid QX60 models and is projected to have best 7-passenger fuel efficiency in the segment.

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The 1962 Chris-Craft “Holiday” boat will soon cruise the seas powered by a V8 engine of Infiniti QX56. The hot-rodding of QX56’s engine in the Holiday is a collaboration project of students from Tennessee Technical Center-Nashville and Nashville State Community College with their instructors and some Infiniti personnel. The students have completed the first phase of the project.

After the 400-horsepower 5.6-liter V8 engine was removed from the QX56, it was dispatched to Bracket Marine in Westbrook, Maine for a trial fitting. The engine’s bell housing was also modified so that it could be used with the ZF/Hurth marine transmission.  The project is currently on its second phase. The engine is undergoing “marinization,” during which water-cooled exhaust manifolds are fabricated and a closed cooling system is adapted.

It will then be sent to Infiniti’s engine facility in Decherd, Tennessee, where its horsepower and torque will be tested to make sure it remains at par with factory specs. The engine will go back to Maine, where it will be installed in Holiday’s hull, which is currently undergoing total restoration. Following the restoration, the students will commence the third phase, the reassembly.

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Nissan's 2011 QX luxury full-size SUV from its luxury division Infiniti is currently on display at the 2010 Beijing Auto Show. Infiniti will also be introducing the 2010 FX sport utility vehicle, EX25 coupe crossover, G37 convertible and G25 premium sport sedan.

The production models will be displayed alongside the Essence concept. The 2011 Infiniti QX56 is equipped with a 5.6l V8 engine, which generates 441 hp.

Power is sent to the wheels with the aid of an All-Mode 4WD system, while driving is enhanced with the help of the Intelligent Cruise Control. The model's introduction to China coincides with announcement of the availability of all the Infiniti models in the country.

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From off-road capability, what SUV carmakers really brag about now is these cars' towing capacity. In 1990, all companies that were represented in this segment boast of having off-road capability.

The luxurious features and the price of the car mostly weren't considered at all. But as the SUV market is now on its way to a full recovery, the focus is now on these cars' towing capacity. The response to this trend is Infiniti's new-generation 2011 QX56.

Despite being regarded as a luxury vehicle with its stitched leather seats, woodwork laced with powdered silver and a buttery-smooth ride, the QX56 is still a terrific work partner as it is capable of towing 8,500 pounds in two-wheel or all-wheel drive. This represents a reduction from the 2010 model, which offers 9,000 pounds of towing.

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As you can remember, on Sunday, 4WheelsNews got the first images with the brand new 2011 Infiniti QX but today the new SUV was officially unveiled at this year's 2010 New York Auto Show. The 2011 Infiniti QX56 2WD will go on sale for $56,700 MSRP (Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price) while the Q56 4WD will carry a price tag of $59,800.

The new car carries a new 400 hp 5.6-liter V8 engine with Infiniti's VVEL (Variable Valve Event & Lift) and Direct Injection Gasoline (DIG) technologies.

According to the manufacturer, the new engine produces 25% more power and shows 10% increase in fuel efficiency comparing it to the current model. Also, a new 7-speed automatic transmission with manual shift mode and Downshift Rev Matching is available, replacing the previous 5-speed automatic. Also, the new car features Standard Around View Monitor, upgraded Bose Premium Audio System and Automatic Temperature Control System.

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2011 Infiniti QX is able to show that it has strength and power considering that it was made not simply to draw attention but to hold it as well. It has a dynamic design and is big enough to carry eight people including any luggage they may have.

The body is unique in such a way that the interior offers convenience and luxury. For example, the semi-aniline leather seats are perforated. Other features include the Around View Monitor and the Infiniti Hard Drive Navigation System. Those who like to listen to music can do so with the Bose 2-channel and 13-speaker Premium Audio System.

The QX has a DVD entertainment system that has 7-inch dual color monitors and enables shows to be played at the same time and even through different sources. The first and second row provide enough room for passengers and space for luggage.

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