QX50 is a well-known model of Nissan’s luxury division, and it was first launched in the year 2007 where it gained a lot of attention. The current model is having a decent market sale, but Nissan is planning to expand its dominance. Thus they are planning to launch Infiniti QX50 2017. It will hold many aesthetic values of its predecessors, and it will diminish most of the current flaws in QX50. This newly updated QX50 will adorn a new outlook, and Nissan is applying all kind of ideas so that it can have a better appearance than its rivals. Some unconfirmed sources are suggesting that 2017 QX50 will carry its old engine although the automaker does not officially confirm it.
The Asian version of QX50 has already been updated with a larger wheelbase, and everyone is expecting that this new model will also get the same.
Infiniti QX50 2017 – Exterior and Interior Detail
Car experts are suggesting that Infiniti QX50 2017 won’t adorn a serious makeover. Instead, Nissan makes some up gradation in significant parts. Most of the changes are expected to appear in the front fascia where the grille will be redesigned, and the headlight will be restyled with new LED headlights.
The bumpers are projected to remain same although they might be redesigned to match up with the outlook. The side body parts will look much more advanced with its new sidelines and tapers. The wheels will receive slight modification in the rim design, but the size of the alloy will remain same.
The Infiniti QX50 2017 will retain its old elegance, but Nissan will update the tech gadgets as well as the interior quality. The basic design layout will remain same although the new wheelbase might provide more room space. The side designs and door panels might get more color option although it is not a confirmed detail.
The dashboard is expected to be updated with improved cluster gauge, dual zone air control, updated infotainment panel, satellite navigation, etc. The seats will also get better color option along with an upgraded leather material. Apart from all of these, the security and safety feature will remain in every trim.
Infiniti QX50 2017 – Engine Specs
The exact details are yet to come but according to car experts, 2017 Infiniti QX50 will be integrated with a 3.7-liter V6 engine that can produce 325 hp and 267 lb-ft. To support this engine, a seven-speed electronically controlled gearbox will be attached to the engine.
There is a possibility that it might also get a manual transmission, and both these transmission system will get the rear wheel drive and all-wheel drive option. Fuel consumption of this car is expected to economic, and it will be around 18 mpg in city and 25 mpg on the highway.
Infiniti QX50 2017 – Price, Release Date, and Rivals
Infiniti QX50 2017 will make its entry into an automotive market by the last quarter of 2016 but there is a possibility Infinity might delay it. The starting price of QX50 will be around $35,500, and it will increase according to the trim level. Porsche Macan, BMW X3, Jaguar F-Pace, Cadillac XT5 will give 2017 QX50 some intense competition, but automakers are hoping that it will outplay them.