2018 Infiniti QX70 Release date, Price and Redesign. It has never been one of the top sellers in its class and since many would say that it is beginning to look outdated, Japanese car maker decided to give it a complete overhaul. We are talking about the 2018 Infiniti QX70 which was firstly known as FX model. Perhaps it is not a good choice if you want great off-road ability but considering its styling and good performance, you might want to check it out.
Despite the fact that there is still no official data of the new Infiniti confirmed by manufacturer, it is very likely that QX70 will appear with numerous adjustments. How the competition, especially from the well known German automaker, is constantly releasing newer models, it was obvious that it is the right time for major changes. With updated design, it could easily compete against Lexus RX, Mercedes-Benz GLE and BMW X5.
2018 Infiniti QX70 – powertrain and transmission
As for the powertrain, it is still not revealed which one could power the new 2018 Infiniti QX70. The engine used in the current model will probably be found in the 2018’s version too. The seven-speed automatic transmission should be standard once again.
As for the fuel efficiency we are hoping for the better ratings that the current 17 ∕ 24 ∕ 19 mpg in the city ∕ highway ∕ combined drive with RWD. With all-wheel drive, it is rated at 16 mpg in the city, 22 mpg on the highway and 18 mpg combined.
According to some rumors, the new Infiniti might receive a 3.0-liter V-6 turbocharged unit which could be able to make 300 or even 400 horses.
Design of exterior and interior
2018 Infiniti QX70 is expected to get a completely new look. It will stay faithful to its unique and recognizable look with several cosmetic changes. We are expecting to see the new grille design, deeper intakes and eye-catching, slim headlamps.
2018 Infiniti QX70 – interior
Inside, 2018 Infiniti QX70 will be upgraded with new materials and trims. The cabin will feature some nice wood accents; the top trims will offer aluminum details for more luxurious look.
As for the equipment, leather upholstery, Bose audio system with 7 speakers, dual-zone climate control and USB will be standard. As for the safety, it will be provided with adaptive cruise control, rearview camera, blind spot monitor and so on.
2018 Infiniti QX70- Release date and price
2018 Infiniti QX70 will be ready to hit the global market later this year. The price should be similar to the current model. It should start at around $47,000.