If you are looking for luxury brand, then you would never want to miss exploring Infiniti and it is the luxury SUV that everyone would love to ride in. The flagship model i.e. QX80 was introduced in 2004 and by now, 2 generations has been released. The last model was released in 2014 so the new model will have prominent changes. Now for the 2017 Infiniti QX80 the automakers have done some redesigning. Let’s find out what changes are going to be introduced:
2017 Infiniti QX80: Redesign and Features
The 2017 Infiniti QX80 will be the 3rd generation model as we all know. Many interesting features have been introduced but some old ones will be seen. It is going to possess the conventional SUV look but the details are not conventional. The changes will be seen at the front and rear end. The front fascia has been redesigned and the new design language has been provided. You cannot overlook the change brought in the bumper. Latest LED headlights and fog lights have been provided. The grille is further made of 2 new components. Moving on to the rear end, the styling changes are new too. The interior is also completely redesigned. It will be a combination of a comfortable cabin, spacious design, and new styling. The infotainment and entertainment system is further enhanced. 22 inch wheels have been designed with brand new braked calipers. There is so much to love about the 2017 Infiniti QX80. The test mule has not been introduced yet but it is expected to come out on the streets too. With the introduction of the press release, fans are going to admire the features to their best extent.
2017 Infiniti QX80: Engines and Performance
The is a huge crossover and hence it is to have a heavy engine and horsepower under the hood. The 5.6-liter V8 engine will be provided with 400 hp. The torque is 420 pound-feet. This engine package is paired with the 7 speed gearbox and FWD configuration is provided by default. The RWD system has been provided too as an option. When you are driving in a full-size SUV, it is not the acceleration which is expected to be significant but still the automakers have provided something better. The maximum towing capacity is 9000 pounds. It can take up to 16 mpg. This gives a clue that the performance of this vehicle is going to be bigger and better than before. Further information tells us that the traction, handling and fuel economy and performance are going to be than before. The safety features have been improved too. The changes seen are parking sensors, forward collision, brand new alert system, blind spots, and land departure. The passengers and the driver will enjoy these features.
2017 Infiniti QX80: Price and Arrival
The price for the 2017 Infiniti QX80 will start from $70,000. If additional features and specs are chosen, then the price will increase even more. It is expected that this full-size SUV will be available in the second half of the year 2016.