2018 Infiniti QX50 Review, Release Date

The Japanese motor giant Nissan is about to launch this high-end vehicle. This model was last updated in 2013 and now the next generation is coming with the 2018 Infiniti QX50. This is a crossover SUV that will certainly whet the appetite of many SUV lovers. The vehicle comes with some changes from its processors while retaining some of the best features characteristic of this model. To get some insights on what this powertrain promises to consider the following:

2018 Infiniti QX50 - front

2018 Infiniti QX50 – Exterior and Interior Redesign

From the outside, this vehicle has an appealing futuristic look. The hood, with a medium sized grille, is elongated and slants nicely to the front. The headlamps are rather massive and curved all the way to the top of the front wheel. The vehicle looks compact and very stable. The front bumper is nicely extended giving the 2018 Infiniti QX50 an elegant look. The rear is updated nicely giving it an inspiring novel shape.


The interior of this car promises to be breath-taking. All the features have been enhanced to make the car comfortable and appealing to drive and ride in. The infotainment will feature a high-quality stereo system. The entertainment features will be connected to a central control panel enabled with a Bluetooth application, weather control, a CD player and much more. The 2018 Infinity QX50 will have enhanced security options including airbags for all the passengers, seat belts, traceability features.

The interior features extensive leather upholstery for utmost comfort. Some wood has been introduced inside the car to break the usual monotony. Looking at the dashboard one will notice it is highlighted with an appealing touch screen display. The driver will be able to see what is happening around through a well-fitted camera. The air conditioning of 2018 QX50 is upgraded to perform better than previous models. Inside the car will be a satellite navigation system and a speed regulation system for enhanced performance on the road.

2018 Infiniti QX50 - interior

2018 Infiniti QX50- Engine and Performance

The 2018 Infiniti QX50 comes with powerful engine options. With a 3.7-liter V6 engine, the car will come with a 7-speed transmission system. Basically, the car will be a front wheel drive but with an all-wheel drive version being available. The front wheel drive version promises to deliver about 320 hp and about 270 lb- ft of torque while the all-wheel drive variation will have slightly less torque. Other than the petrol version the car might also have a diesel powered alternative. This could be a 3.0 turbo diesel engine. On performance, the possibility of a mileage of 18 miles per gallon and 26 miles per gallon for city and highways respectively is a good bargain.

2018 Infiniti QX50 - side

2018 Infiniti QX50 – Price and Release Date

The official price for the 2018 Infiniti QX50 has not yet been released by Nissan. However, the car should retail at a price in the range of $41,935 MSRP. The Infiniti QX50 2018 is expected in the market sometime in 2017. It will be interesting to see how this SUV faces completion from similar models in this category including the Lexus RX 350 and BMW X 3.

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