It is time for the new 2016 Infiniti QX60 and it will be delivered by Nissan`s luxury division. This luxury crossover will have seven seats and it will be made on the Nissan Murano platform. It will certainly come with some changes, but they won’t be anything revolutionary. However, this new model will overcome the flaws that plagued its predecessor and it will offer great looks and luxury. The new Infiniti will probably cause quite a stir in the market, because the company built in some of the top specs and features.
2016 Infiniti QX60 Exterior design
The exterior of the new Infiniti QX60 2016 looks very beautiful from every angle. It comes with some minor improvements and tweaks, which will ensure that this model stands out from the crowd. This model is, surely, more elegant and striking than its predecessors.
At the front of the new Infiniti will be a new large grille, front fenders, well-crafted LED headlamps and jagged roofline, all in favor of the good taste, elegance and striking look. The front and the rear lights will be powered by LED technology.
Infiniti QX60 2016 Interior design
Interior wise, the new Infiniti QX60 will come with a lot of improvements. There will be a lot of top specs and features. The cabin will be spacious and comfortable for all passengers. The seats will be furnished with genuine leather, which will lift up the model’s sophistication level.
The cabin will come with more space for the legs and head, and the cargo space will be increased, too. The dashboard and the rest of the interior features will be covered with other top quality soft-to-touch materials. The interior will have heat control features for both, the front and the rear seats. The interior of the new Infiniti will also be featured with a high end stereo, navigation system and Bluetooth.
New Infiniti QX60 Engine
According to some rumors, the new 2016 Infiniti QX60 will have two engine options. The first engine option will be a 3.5-liter V-6 unit, with the capacity to deliver up to 260 hp and 250 pound-feet of torque. The second engine option will be in the form of a hybrid engine boasting of a 2.5-liter supercharged unit. This unit will be able to deliver 250 hp and 243 pound-feet of torque.
According to the EPA, the numbers are: 20/28 mpg in the city/on the highway for the standard engine. The EPA numbers for the hybrid engine are: 26/30 mpg in the city/ on the highway. Both engines will probably be mated with a CVT transmission and will have both, AWD system and FWD system.
2016 Infiniti QX60 Price and release date
The 2016 Infiniti QX60 should come to the market any time soon. The base price for this new Nissan model will probably be somewhere around $46.500, which is more expensive compared to the current model.
The main rival to this luxury crossover will be the Acura MDX. The Infiniti QX60 Hybrid will continue to be sold in Mexico and China, but the model has been officially dropped from the U.S. market.