Infiniti announced today the U.K. prices and specs for the 2011 M30d, its latest addition in Europe. The new car is powered by a fuel-efficient 3.0-litre V6 piezo-injection diesel engine delivering 235 bhp and 406 lb ft of torque as well as CO2 emissions under 200 g/km.
The car can accelerate from 0 to 62 mph (100 km/h) in 6.9 secs and has a top speed of 155 mph or 250 km/h. Fuel consumption on the combined cycle is 37.7 mpg (7.5 l/100km), while the range of the car with on a full tank (80 liters) is 800 miles. Priced from £36,750 (M30d), the new car is available in five grades, ranging from well equipped to nothing left out.
The M30d comes as standard with 7-speed automatic transmission, bi-Xenon lights, 10-way power front seats, reversing camera, parking sensors, heated steering wheel, hard disk drive (HDD) sound system, White Ash wood trim with silver powder finish and Infiniti’s new Drive Mode Selector which tailors key driving parameters to Sport, Normal, Snow and Eco settings. The M30d GT is priced from £39,250 and is offered with semi-aniline leather and heated and ventilated front seats.
The M30d S carries a price tag of £41,250 and for this money it offers -Wheel Active Steering (4WAS), sports suspension, sports seats (also heated and ventilated), gearshift paddles and 20-inch alloy wheels.
M30d GT Premium and M30d S Premium are both offered for £44,600 and include Blind Sport Intervention, Intelligent Cruise Control, Lane Departure Warning and Prevention and other technologies comprising the Dynamic Safety Shield.
Also, the Premium versions bring a 16-speaker Bose sound system and Infiniti’s acclaimed Connectiviti+ information and entertainment platform comprising 30GB HDD navigation.
As an option, Infiniti offers metallic paint (£665), a temporary spare wheel (in place of repair kit, £90) and, for the GT and S, the Connectiviti+ HDD multimedia navigation system (£2350).