Quite often leading manufacturers begin selling their new products either from the domestic market, either as a top priority, such as the US or Europe.
But in the case of the 2018-2019 Infiniti QX50 , the situation has changed little since the first car saw residents of China. Incidentally, the Japanese novelty has already hit the market, while other very significant market for 2018-2019 Infiniti, namely the United States of America, only in the beginning of April had the opportunity to get acquainted with the car as part of his presentation at the International Auto Show, which took place in the city New York.
An updated version of the premium crossover QX50 has changed not only the appearance of a number of other aspects, but also the name, because the car was previously known as EX.
The main goal of the update is recognized by the Japanese themselves, was the desire to increase the wheel base of the vehicle, that is, to make it more spacious in every direction. Actually, what they did. simultaneously refined the exterior of the body, and by making appropriate adjustments to the interior space.
But let us all speak in more detail to find out how to complete restyling appeared brand new 2018-2019 Infiniti QX50.
The appearance of the 2018-2019 Infiniti QX50 in the new body
As usual, the bulk of the changes took place at the front. But the profile of the stern also received their innovations, which can not but rejoice.
Chuck now boasts a brand-new, stylish radiator grille in chrome border and a grid-like honeycomb. Impressive, slightly swollen hood lends solidity to the car. Very original look new front optics with copious amounts of light-emitting diodes. The front bumper is also new, ornate chrome. Separate sections on the bumper edges placed inside a built-in daytime running lights, working on the basis of LED lamps.
Side changes, as you know, less. Although not as their little, as it seemed initially. In the photo and video materials perfectly visible new door sill, as well as new wheel exclusive design wheels. The body remains the same, chrome roof rails are preserved. But the mirrors then the new plus supplemented LED repeater turn signals.
As for the stern, there should be noted retouched rear bumper, as well as a slightly modified optics, which was not without an impressive number of LEDs.
As we have said, the car has received an increased wheelbase. Among the former was 2,800 millimeters 2,881 millimeters, while the length is now 4630 millimeters, which is 114 mm longer than that source.
Changes wheelbases and body lengths will add to the luggage compartment has 235 liters of space, and the rear passengers now get additional 33 millimeters of space in the legs. So it was much more spacious inside, and the car’s ability to carry luggage also increased significantly.
Depending on the drive, different rate of clearance. If the rear wheel drive 2018-2019 Infiniti QX50 clearance increased by 10 millimeters to 162 millimeters, the version with all-wheel drive is now rising above ground level at 165 mm against the former 145 millimeters.
Photo interior of the new 2018-2019 Infiniti QX50
Changes inside not so much as, perhaps, would be desirable. In fact, they are a point in nature, and therefore look for significant differences in the background of the source code is not necessary.
The driver has at his disposal a comfortable, multi-function steering wheel, for which there is a high-quality instrument panel with two large radii of the speedometer and tachometer, as well as the on-board computer in between.
The center console is decorated tree and place themselves on several different systems of individual control units. At the top of the screen is a multimedia system, as well as a special unit control buttons, which is substantially parallel to the floor line.
High quality finish, premium interior trim materials, excellent decorative inserts, extensive front seat adjustment, comfortable rear sofa.
By increasing the wheelbase, rear passengers are now got more space and freedom. Still having problems upiranie knees in the backs of the front seats, to which passengers complained about the high anymore. Plus the possibility of loading the luggage compartment increased significantly.
It is safe to say that the interior in 2018-2019 Infiniti QX50 is great, though taken from its predecessor with minimal changes. Why change something that is fulfilled and so on perfectly ?!
Most likely, the equipment remains the same, that is, based on the equipment EX models. At least, if we talk about the basic equipment. In her Japanese manufacturer will include:
- Security ABS, ESP;
- RV pressure sensor;
- light sensor;
- Rain sensor;
- six airbags;
- System-sky cameras;
- leather steering wheel;
- leather trim;
- climate control;
- basic sound system;
- power accessories;
- electric opening tailgate (flick foot under the rear bumper);
- LED daytime running lights;
- LED fog lamps and so on.
It is known here that the company 2018-2019 Infiniti will offer some useful and enjoyable extra-cost option. Will include the following equipment in this list:
- adaptive head optics;
- wood inlays in the cabin;
- premium audio system from Bose 11 speaker;
- dual-zone climate control;
- a variety of electronic security systems and assists.
Price on 2016 2018-2019 Infiniti QX50 in the new body
2018-2019 Infiniti brand is widely represented in Russia. In particular, there are EX model. Behind her in the base asking for 2.1 million rubles, while the top-end configuration costs approximately between $ 2.3 million. Alas, this version is no longer available to us.
Is the share of doubts as to whether the 2018-2019 Infiniti QX50 will be long-wheelbase on the territory of Russia. While this issue remains a big question. But prices for the United States of America have already been identified, and they amount to 36 thousand dollars. Pretty good value considering the fact that the manufacturer offers in the initial configuration.
Hopefully, before Russia dlinnobaznaya modification premium Japanese crossover still gets as received changes clearly benefited from the car. It is no secret that in this version the machine is even more attractive because it gives more space inside. A matter of comfort for our customers is not the last in importance when choosing a car.
As is known, the predecessor 2018-2019 Infiniti QX50 is offered in the territory of Russia with two power units. We are talking about the petrol engines, the first of which is at a volume of 2.5 liters produces 222 horsepower, while the second, top-end power unit consists of engine capacity of 3.7 liters and boasts a capacity of 333 horsepower.
Versions with rear-wheel drive, we are not available, because the only all-wheel drive has to do modifications.
After the update 2018-2019 Infiniti QX50 lost one engine, and therefore the United States will be offered only with a single, uncontested power unit.
The responsibility for being one of its kind, laid on the six-cylinder petrol power unit volume of 3.7 liters. Its capacity is an impressive 325 horsepower, and torque – 361 Nm. Only it works in tandem with a seven-speed automatic transmission, so that even the transmission manufacturer to choose not to allow it.
Perhaps the situation will change over time, and specifications 2018-2019 Infiniti QX50 will extend for one, or even several powertrains. Here it is necessary to wait and see how much demand will be midsize Japanese crossover in China and the United States as the top priority producer markets.
If successful, the range of engines have expanded. Moreover, good sales in these two countries may allow the company to Infinity focus on other markets, including Russia.
The increase in the wheelbase for the 2018-2019 Infiniti QX50 – is, of course, a good thing. As a result of the work done midsize crossover got more space for rear passengers, significantly increased the luggage compartment. Yes, and the car now looks more solid and impressive.
How successful will this decision on the part of the manufacturer – time will tell. A significant advantage of the new items is not only a larger space, but also a change of appearance, which significantly surpasses its predecessor on the solidity, which is important for 2018-2019 Infiniti customers. Plus do not forget about the rich equipment, about the impressive specifications.
By the way, the engine compartment is both a plus and a minus. On the one hand, in the engine compartment located powerful, good engine. On the other hand – he is the only one that is not allows customers to choose. As previously mentioned, over time, the situation may change, and the car has a certain chance to get to the Russian market. So we will not be upset ahead of time, but rather be patient and wait.
Obviously, at a price of 36 thousand dollars for such a machine would have found plenty of buyers among our fellow citizens. It can not not know the company 2018-2019 Infiniti, researchers whose markets have always worked perfectly.