Nissan, being the world leaders in luxury vehicles would be looking forward to making a new addition to their Infinity line-up for the model year 2016. Named as the 2016 Infiniti QX60, this vehicle will boast of some significant improvements over its predecessor and would also overcome the flaws that plagued the previous release. This facelift would come in the form of minor exterior visual modifications, better equipped interior design and enhanced level of performance while providing better fuel economy. This much awaited release is expected to cause quite a stir in the market.
2016 Infiniti QX60 Under the Hood
According to reports, the 2016 Infiniti QX60 will come in two engine variants. The first engine is a 3.5 litre V6 unit capable of producing horsepower of up to 260 and torque of 250 lbs.-ft. The second options are available in the form of a hybrid model boasting of a 2.5 litre supercharged engine producing 250 horsepower and 243 lb-ft of torque. Fuel economy rates have been rated at 20 mpg for city and 28 mpg on highway drive for the standard engine model while the hybrid version has clocked at 26 and 30 mpg for city and highway respectively. These two engines will likely be paired with a CVT auto transmission system and come in all-wheel and front-wheel drive.
2016 Infiniti QX60 Exterior and Interior Redesign
The upcoming 2016 Infiniti QX60 looks gorgeous from every angle. It has received minor tweaks and improvements to make it stand out from its predecessor. To make it more elegant looking, the car’s front end has been characterized by the usage of a large grille, jagged roofline and front fenders sophisticatedly melting into the car’s body. Following the latest trends, LED powered lights is expected to be featured for both the front and rear ends. The lights are believed to have been incorporated to increase its luxury quotient as well as make it look better than its competitors.
Interior of his vehicle will go through a lot more improvements than what we saw on the exterior, resulting in more comfort and best in class technology features that would leave everyone awestruck. We expect the seats to be furnished with genuine leather that will drastically improve the car’s sophistication level. Other soft-to-touch materials have been employed in covering rest of the interior features that include its high of utility dashboard. There ought to be heat control options for both its front and rear seats. The cabin space will also increase allowing better room for the head as well as legs, and not to mention more cargo space.
We are still waiting for further information regarding the technological features of 2016 model of Infiniti QX60. However, based entirely on speculations, we can expect high-end stereo, navigation and Bluetooth connectivity.
2016 Infiniti QX60 Price and Release Date
Expect this vehicle to arrive in the auto market by the fall of 2016. Base price of 2016 Infiniti QX60 is expected to be somewhere around $46,500, which is higher, compared to the current version available on offer. This car will compete Acura MDX.