Infiniti has published the first photo of a new global model – the coupe-crossover QX55. It is made in the style of the discontinued FX and will hit the market next year.
New information about QX55 at Infiniti decided not to disclose. Crossover announced in August, when he showed his first sketch, noting that “the model will occupy a Central place in the fastest growing segment of the industry”. In addition, the company is confident that customers will be delighted with kupeobrazny profile and sloping roofline, like the once popular FX.
Crossover Infiniti FX was produced under this name from 2003 to 2013, and then changed the index on the QX70. The model is based on the FM platform, similar to that used on the Nissan 370Z. Gamma engines cross-compartment consisted of a 3.5 V6 (307 forces, 355 Nm of torque) 3.7 V6 (330 forces, 362 Nm of torque), 5.0 V8 (400 forces, 500 Nm torque) and a three-liter diesel (243 power and 550 Nm of torque). As a powertrain offered semidiaphanous automatic. The most powerful QX70 accelerated to first “hundred” for 5.8 seconds.
In 2012, Infiniti has introduced a special edition FX, dedicated to Formula 1 world champion Sebastian Vettel. This crossover featured improved aerodynamics and uprated to 420 horsepower and 520 Nm of torque eight-cylinder engine. To reach “hundreds”, the FX Vettel needed 5.6 seconds and its top speed was 300 kilometers per hour.