Nissan, the luxury car manufacturer, is upping the stake with their future sport utility vehicle for the 2016 model year, with the name, 2016 Infiniti QX60. This future vehicle will seem to triumph over whatever defects its precursor experienced and take the vehicle to an entire new level of utility and sophistication. However, buyers cannot expect any drastic changes in the 2016 QX60 over the outgoing model. This is because the new QX60 is planned to be introduced as a facelift model. However, Nissan offers some minor tweaks to the interior and exterior designs of its 2017 QX60. The performance and the fuel economy of the vehicle are also enhanced by offering it with powerful engines. This family affable vehicle is being sold as the one that offers better fuel competence, amongst all other features.
2016 Infiniti QX60 Changes
The existing model is excellent in whichever way it will be observed. The automaker has determined to go with slight external adjustments, derived from their popular model to make the vehicle to have a more stylish and aggressive exterior look. The exterior of the new vehicle will be featured a jagged roofline, big grille design and the front fenders embedded softly on to its body. Furthermore, headlights and taillights of the vehicle come with LED bulbs that increase the luxury quotient of the vehicle to a great extent. At a single glance, one can say that the 2016 QX60 appears much better than its only contestant, the Acura MDX.
2016 Infiniti QX60 spy shot
New Infiniti QX60 2016 Interior
When compared to the external modifications interior design of the vehicle is expected to go through considerable overhaul that will boost both its luxury quotient and comfort. For its new QX60, the automaker would use superior quality materials that would offer its pre-existing homely appearing interiors a touch of rank. The seats inside the cabin of the new vehicle are upholstered with fine quality leather, with an extra option of heat control for the front seats. The size of the cabin of the vehicle is also expected to be increased, thus allowing for additional cargo space, in addition to leg and headroom.
There is no detailed authorized information available about the technical improvements of the new QX60, but it is expected that it would be equipped with the most popular features. Aside from having a high-end acoustic system, the new vehicle will also be equipped with the LCD touch screen, navigation control and other connectivity options, such as Bluetooth.
Nissan is going to release the 2016 Infiniti QX60 engines with two different options.
The first engine being a V6, 3.5-liter mill, which is fine-tuned to offer the new vehicle an utmost power, output of 260 HP and a maximum torque of 250 lbs per foot. The new vehicle equipped with this base engine will offer a mileage of 20 mpg in the city and 26 mpg on the highway.
The second engine option will be a 2.5-liter hybrid supercharged mill, which is capable of producing a maximum power and torque of 250 horsepower and 243 lbs per foot respectively. This hybrid engine makes the vehicle to offer a city mileage of 26 mpg and a highway mileage of 28 mpg.
Both engines will be combined with a CVT mechanical transmission. The new QX60 will be offered with both front-wheel drive and all-wheel drive modes.
Price and the release date
The new 2016 Infiniti QX60 release date is expected to be during the first quarter of 2016 with the initial cost of $ 46.500.