The 2019 Infiniti QX60 will come redesigned. The Japanese carmaker will refresh their entire crossover lineup. Cosmetic changes, in combination with the tuning of engines, will bring new prices and trim levels. However, it also makes upcoming season more interesting. Finally, the fans always love to hear that big changes are on the way.
The Infiniti QX60 is a mid-size luxurious SUV. It is in production since 2012, and so far, it records excellent selling results. The big redesign is just a prelude to even bigger plans for this vehicle. After 2020 we can expect a new generation, which will be modern, faster, and more exclusive than current. By then, experts will enjoy the redesign of the popular SUV.
2019 Infiniti QX60 Engine and Specs
Although Infiniti is not changing engines for 2019 season, changes will make QX60 more powerful and economical at the same time. The base unit is going to get power from a 3.5-l V-6 drivetrain. For 2019 Infiniti QX60, it can deliver 270 horses and probably the equal amount of pound-feet for torque. The drivetrain is paired with a CVT gearbox and transfers energy to front wheels. Buyers of the 2019 QX60 can purchase an AWD model as well.
Infiniti QX60 Hybrid
Petrol unit is not the only drivetrain for the 2019 Infiniti QX60 crossover. This SUV has a hybrid variant, which combines classic engine and electric motors. While engineers could upgrade battery pack, conventional powertrain remains the same. It is a 2.5-l 4-cylinder engine. Alone, it is good for 230 hp and 250 lb-ft of torque. With help, it can gain 25 hp more. As its gasoline sibling, hybrid model also uses a continuously variable transmission.
As we already said, mpg rating for Infiniti QX60 Hybrid will be improved. The crossover will go over 20 mpg for city ride for sure. Its petrol variant will get a boost, and it is definitely that combined mileage will be closer to 24 mpg.
On the other hand, plug-in QX60 is more fuel-friendly. However, current electric motor improves the mileage only for 4 or 5 mpg. If Infiniti makes some bigger changes here, fans will be happy to see an SUV over 30 mpg combined.
2019 Infiniti QX60 Changes and Features
The luxurious vehicle has a plenty of equipment already as a part of its standard offer. However, 2019 Infiniti QX60 will refresh both exterior and interior. Outside, fans can expect a more aggressive approach from the new front fascia. Also, narrow headlights will be stylish, modern, and LED lighting is improving overall safety.
Inside, there is more room. The SUV is using the same platform, but with the new layout, passengers will get extra space for legs. Furthermore, equipment will be up-to-date, and it is not possible to predict what will 2019 year bring in the hi-tech world.
2019 Infiniti QX60 Price and Competition
The base model of the 2019 Infiniti QX60 will go higher compared to current crossover. The SUV will cost probably over $45,000, but not more than $46,000. It will face a competition from new Lexus LX, and in the European market, the main rival is going to be Volvo XC60.