At last car show in New York, 2017 Infiniti QX80 was unveiled. It is described that it would be a very innovative and attractive crossover. It will offer change in cabin, engine, platform and safety equipments.
2017 Infiniti QX80 – Redesign Exterior and Interior
In order to make this crossover attractive, Company is looking to add unique features like new powertrain, grille and cabin features. This model will come in wide range of colours and designs. The use of three additional colours is expected. Its huge size and massive appearance will attract the buyers. Light emitting diode technology will offer great lighting experience. The fog lights and LED headlights will receive latest technology. The grill will consist of two components or parts to give a fresh look. On the rear end, the new bumper will reflect the beauty of vehicle. The side is also robust. The car height will increase than previous models. Hence the upcoming model will be positioned higher. Some news announced that more space will be added to interior side. The wheel size will show minor change and we can expect it around 22 inch. In order to improve the stability or handling of vehicle, we can expect the presence of new brake calipers.
As compared to exterior design, the interior of 2017 Infiniti QX80 will also offer significant changes. The interior cabin will get more space. The number of seats will remain unchanged. Similarly new and modified dashboard will add the beauty of interior space. The presence of LCD, keypad and touch screen will offer best infotainment to passengers. All seats will make from leather material. The use of floor mats, hangers and window curtains is also possible. The storage space may increase up to many folds due to increase in cabin space. Similarly Company is looking to add the advanced entertainment products like CD player, LCD and speakers. The option of Bluetooth, WI-FI, internet and wireless is also accessible. All these features will make this crossover perfect in performance.
2017 Infiniti QX80 – Engine Specs
We can expect a powerful engine in upcoming 2017 Infiniti QX80. It is expected that it will possess 5.6 L engine with V8 option. This engine spec is very similar to previous model. The generation of power will be close to 400 horsepower. Similarly we can expect the torque production around 420 lb/ft. The engine will feature rear wheel drive system and front wheel drive system. The use of 7 speed transmission system is expected into this crossover. This vehicle will take only few seconds to acquire the speed of 60 mph. The value of fuel economy will be lower than previous models.
The exact value of fuel economy is unknown but we can expect it around 16 mpg.
2017 Infiniti QX80 – Price and Release Date
The 2017 Infiniti QX80 price would be around 70,000 dollars. The possible release date is end of 2016. The possible rivals of 2017 Infiniti QX80 include Escalade and Tahoe. The presence of advanced security tools is confirmed in this crossover like airbags, seat belts, parking sensors and cruise control.