The 2018 Infiniti QX60 is highly anticipated as people are expecting some major changes in the crossover. Infiniti QX 60 was initially launched in the year 2011. It is a crossover with three rows. Pathfinder by Nissan and Infiniti QX60 share the same platform. Though Pathfinder’s features have been updated there have been o changes in the Infiniti QX60.
2018 Infiniti QX60 – Design Changes
The new Infiniti QX60 is expected to have a longer front end as it is being speculated that it will have a new platform. The new Infiniti QX60 will have more width but the length and the height of the crossover will almost be the same. The car will have the capacity to accommodate seven passengers. Though a new version which will be able to seat six passengers may also be available. The space on the inside will roughly remain the same. It will have a clamp shell hood. The front of the car will also be revamped.
Infiniti is known for giving their cars the best of technology both inside and the outside. There are various safety and technical features which will be available in the new Infiniti QX60 such as; BI or backup Collision system, Around View Monitor which gives 360 views of the surroundings, Lane Departure Prevention system, Forward Emergence Braking, Lind Spot Prevention, Intelligent Cruise Control etc. The whole car is sensitive to objects and people making it one of the safest cars to own. The dashboard will be more horizontal which will be easy to view. This is especially helpful during the long journeys.
2018 Infiniti QX60 – Engine Specs
The engine on the new 2018 Infiniti QX60 is expected to be same as the one on the Infiniti QX50. It is going to be a twin-turbo V-6 engine. It will be a 3.0-liter version. This version of the engine has torque output of 295 lb. – ft. and can produce 300 hp. One lesser known fact about this engine is that it is a downsized version of the engine which has been in use on VR38 DETT. The engine will come either with an all- wheel drive or a rear wheel drive. It will come with a seven-speed automatic transmission. The intelligent all- wheel drive is of great assistance to the driver. If the conditions are not optimal half of the power is transferred to the rear wheel. Speed and power are all automatically controlled.
2018 Infiniti QX60 – Release Date and Price
The new 2018 Infiniti QX60 will be a perfect amalgamation of style and technology. The starting price is expected to be around $45,000. But this price has not been officially confirmed yet. As far the launch is concerned, we are expecting the Infiniti QX60 to come on the market in the last few months of 2017. The dates and the prices of various versions are yet to be confirmed by the company. The price is expected to be on the slightly higher side due to various safety features that come even with the base trim of the crossover.