If you want to buy a full-sized SUV that offers plenty of luxurious features then look no further than the new 2017 Infiniti QX80. This newly redesign vehicle has an exterior that looks very muscular and which at the same time also boasts of plenty of elegance. Changes have been made to the front grille and to the headlamps and the QX80 will also ride on 22-inch alloy wheels. That’s not all, because quite a few other changes have also been made to this car. The new QX80 is next in line after the Infiniti QX56. It features a traditional body and is an SUV that has plenty to offer by way of competition to the Cadillac Escalade and to the Tahoe.
2017 Infiniti QX80 Design Review
On the inside, the interiors look very refined and the use of high quality materials including leather and wood as well as a host of other features help to make the interiors that much more beautiful and attractive. Everything has been done to ensure that passengers and drivers get to enjoy a very comfortable ride. Use of modern technology has also done much to ensure that the interiors are perfect in every way. A number of high tech features are offered including touchscreen and navigational system. In addition, automatic climate control helps to control comfort levels within the cabin, which also boasts of Bluetooth connectivity and USB as well as an excellent entertainment system.
The QX80 also boasts of a number of safety features including a lane departure warning system and blind spot as well as brake assist features. The 2017 Infiniti QX80 is large enough to accommodate eight passengers, who can make full use of the three rows of seats. The comfortable interiors add to the enjoyment of passengers and driver and the use of soft materials also helps to make the interiors that much more appealing. The seats can be adjusted to a number of positions and are heated as well as ventilated. There is also plenty of space between each seat. What’s more, there is also plenty of luggage space.
2017 Infiniti QX80 Engine Specs
Under the hood, a V8 engine will power the 2017 Infiniti QX80. This engine is capable of producing plenty of horsepower and in addition, it also ensures a pleasant ride both on regular roads as well as off the road. The 5.8-liter V8 engine that powers up the QX80 produces a whopping 400 horsepower and 413 pound feet of torque. This engine is coupled to a 7-speed automatic gearbox that sends power to the back wheel drive or optionally to all four wheels. The engine delivers fuel economy of 14 miles per gallon in the city and 20 miles per gallon on the highway. Acceleration is quick and the QX80 jumps from zero to 60 miles per hour in just seven seconds.
2017 Infiniti QX80 Release Date and Price
We expect the 2017 Infiniti QX80 to be launched into the market toward the end of 2016 and the price of the vehicle will be approximately 70,000 dollars. However, this price may shoot up if you choose more equipment packages and if you opt for the luxurious packages then the cost will escalate even more.