Nissan’s Infiniti line up seems to be getting increasingly impressive as each year passes by. For the 2016 model year, the Japanese manufacturer is looking forward to renewing their QX60 series and launch it in the market known simply as 2016 Infiniti QX60. Boasting of significant enhancements, this car would be looking for fix whatever faults that made its way into its predecessor. Since this is a facelift, we are expecting reasonable modifications to the car’s body design, interior equipments and powertrain. We cannot forget about fuel economy because this is one aspect that QX60 aims to improve the most.
2016 Infiniti QX60 – Exterior and Interior
The 2016 Infiniti QX60 looks superb whichever way you look at it. To make it stand out from its predecessor, the company has introduced minor tweaks to make this car look elegant as well as aggressive. Its front end is characterized by a huge grille, front fenders that are joined elegantly into the car’s body and a rough roofline. As custom states, the car is being modernized by including LED powered lights on both front and rear ends. The aerodynamic capability has also been enhanced due to the car’s body structure and should aid in better driving and handling. Compared to changes on the car’s exterior, its interior features and design will go through an extensive overhaul and feature best in class features to increase both comfort and luxury. The seats of 2016 Infiniti QX60 will likely be upholstered in premium quality leather, which will more comfort. There will also be added cabin space to accommodate all the passengers comfortably as well as carry a good load of cargo. Other soft materials might possibly be used to furnish rest of the features. Higher trim levels will come with the option of choosing heated front and rear seats along with other high tech gadgets. Technological enhancements to be featured inside will likely be tools like satellite navigation, cruise control and high-end stereo system. Connectivity solutions will also get a boost and feature Bluetooth and Wi-Fi connectivity. Other features have still not been revealed, but we expect to know them soon.
2016 Infiniti QX60 – Powertrain
2016 Infiniti QX60 has been reported to be offered in two different engine variants that are 3,5 litre V6 engine producing a maximum horsepower of 260 and 250 lb-ft of torque, second one will be 2,5 litre supercharged engine capable of delivering 250 hp and 243 lb-ft of torque. The Base engine has been recorded to score 20 and 28 mpg for city drive and highway respectively. The hybrid version has scored a little more efficiency at 26 mpg for city and 30 mpg for highways. These engines will be mated to a CVT automatic gearbox and be available in both front and all-wheel drive options.
2016 Infiniti QX60 – Price and Release Date
The 2016 Infiniti QX60 is expected to roll out on to the streets by fall of 2016 with a price somewhere around $46,000 for the base model. Even though this information are just speculative, there is more than enough credibility to back it up as being accurate.