2017 Infiniti Q50: powerful and elegant


Japanese sedan 2017 Infiniti Q50 with an updated crossover QX60 officially debuted at the Detroit Auto Show in early January 2016. The new 2017 Infiniti four-door sedan received a new petrol V6 twin-turbo in two power versions of 300 and 400 horsepower, 7-speed automatic transmission, upgraded suspension and Direct Adaptive Steering technology. The design of the exterior body and the interior design is not altered in any way correspond to the pre-reform model.

2017 Infiniti Q50 release date

The new business class mid-size sedan will be available for sale in the last quarter of 2016.

Release date: late 2016

Also read about the 2017 Honda Accord release date

2017 Infiniti Q50 price

The pricing for a new model will remain the same, starting at around $ 35,000 for a basic trim level.

2017 Infiniti Q50 redesign

Exterior and interior of the Infiniti Q50 remained the same, so engineers focus on the updated technical characteristics of a sedan.

2017 Infiniti Q50 equipment

The standard equipment for the basic configuration and additional options of theInfiniti Q50 sedan offers an extensive list of systems to ensure safety, comfort, and entertainment of the driver and his passengers.

Infiniti InTouch Multimedia system with two touch screens (7 and 8 inches diagonal), dual-zone climate control, 8 airbags, rear view camera, navigation, rain and light sensors, power tailgate; Blind-Spot Intervention system; Lane Departure Warning; Lane Departure Prevention with Active Lane Control; Forward Emergency Braking; Blind-Spot Warning; Back Collision Intervention with Cross Traffic Alert; Predictive Forward Collision Warning; Around View Monitor with Moving Object Detection; fabric or leather trim; Auto-leveling Adaptive Front Lighting system; High-Beam assistant headlights; adaptive cruise control; Distance control Assist; electric front seats and steering column with memory, heated front and rear seats, and other attributes of modern business-class sedan.

You also might be interested in the 2017 Chrysler 300 new equipment

2017 Infiniti Q50 video

2017 Infiniti Q50 specs

The most important change is hidden under the hood of a Japanese sedan. In the engine compartment now might have the new turbo VR30 engine with optimal power and torque, as well as low fuel consumption thanks to an innovative turbocharger with high performance, capable of short spin up to 220,000 rpm, and the electric motor installed in the gas distribution system.

The new 3.0-liter V6 twin-turbo is available in two power versions (300 hp 295 ft lbs) and (400 hp 350 ft lbs). Gearbox is 7-speed automatic.

In the process of restyling, Infiniti specialists improved steering (Direct Adaptive Steering) system, providing a more natural stress on the steering wheel with clear feedback and changed tinctures and characteristics of the suspension, taking into account the increased power of the engines.

In addition to the powerful version with a 3.0-liter engine, the updated sedan is offered with familiar powerplants:

  • Petrol four-cylinder 2.0-liter turbocharged engine (211 hp);
  • Hybrid power plant (total power output of about 364 HP) with a 3.5-liter petrol V6 (302 hp) and an electric motor (67 hp);

For all versions of the updated sedan rear-wheel drive or the system of Intelligent All-Wheel Drive is available.
The most powerful sedan with 400-horsepower engine is called Infiniti Q50 Red Sport 400 and comes standard with unique and stylish 19-inch aluminum wheels.

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Editor's rating
4.6 overall
  • Safety4.6
  • Performance4.9
  • Design4.8
  • Features4.8
  • Fuel economy4.1

New Infiniti Q50 sport sedan is a strong rival for 3-series BMW and C-class. In some aspects it feels and looks even better.

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