Infiniti, which is a luxury division of Nissan, is always known for its stupendous motors with luxurious outlook, and Q50 is one such model from Infiniti. The 2017 Infiniti Q50 will be a new addition to the vast lineup of Q series, and it is expected to make a huge impact in the automotive world. After its launch in 2013, it has made huge fan base in US, UK, Canada and Australian market and 2017 Q50 is expected to follow the same niche.
The 2017 version will appear with many dynamic up gradation in design as well as a performance which will enhance the overall performance by a large margin. According to some sources, Infiniti is planning to deliver this updated model as soon as possible so that they can make a good impact in the sedan market. In the beginning, there were rumors that Infiniti will discontinue their top selling model Q50, but this news has cleared every cloud.
2017 Infiniti Q50 – Unique Feature
New 2017 Infiniti Q50 will incorporate the Essence platform which will provide better stability and interior space. Sources have confirmed that the outer portion of the sedan will receive some significant enhancement to maintain its aesthetic outlook although there won’t be any major changes. Crescent-cut C-pillar, which is an exclusive feature of Q50, will remain same, but three dimensions dual arch front grille will be updated.
Front headlights will receive LED functionality along with daytime running the facility, and it will be perfectly matched with the chrome surrounding of the grille. Bumpers on the both end will be revamped and to increase the aerodynamics the airflow structure will be reorganized.
Q50 is famous for its exquisite cabin adorned with sophisticated design pattern along with high tech gadgets. Infiniti is considered as one of the pioneers in the art of interior design, and the same thing will be seen in 2017 Infiniti Q50. The equipment of the interior will be distributed on the basis of four trims although the exact details are still unknown.
Interior will be adorned with smooth shapes boasting the combination black and aluminum equipment panels. Seats will get upgraded leather material along with floor mat illuminated with ambient lighting. The mentionable features of this sedan will be automatic locking feature, large touch screen panel, one touch ignition, floor heater, etc.
2017 Infiniti Q50 – Powertrain
Nissan hasn’t confirmed the original specification of the engine, but rumors are suggesting that customers will have three different engine choice. One will be a 3.7-litres V6 engine crunching out 328 hp and 269 lb-ft and the second engine will be 2.2-litres turbocharged diesel that will produce 208 hp and 236 lb-ft.
The last engine will be a 3.5-litre V-6 combined with an electric motor producing 360 hp and 400 lb-ft. These engines will have six-speed manual or 7-speed automatic gearbox that will provide economic mileage.
2017 Infiniti Q50 – MSRP, Rivals, and Availability
The 2017 Infiniti Q50 is expected to hit the showrooms at the beginning of 2017, but there isn’t any official confirmation. The starting price will be around $36,000, and it will increase depending upon the trim. Audi A4, BMW 3-Series, Jaguar XE will be the arch rival of 2017 Q50 when it makes its way in the market.