The introduction of second-generation QX56 ten years ago marked the entry of Infiniti in the class of the largest SUVs on the U.S. market. For many years, Nissan’s premium division has seen domestic competition, such as the Cadillac Escalade and Lincoln Navigator, to control the market and win new customers in the class that just seven years ago did not exist. And then Infiniti has given the business and introduced the first QX56, which is combined platform borrowed from several Nissans such as the Titan and Armada, as well as 5.6L V8 engine. Even the size QX56 was higher than the Escalade and Navigator, but the sale never went off to the extent that the Japanese automaker had expected. The QX56 is later refreshed with modern design, powerful engines and new sedan speed automatic transmission and last year the name was modify the QX80 modeled on the new strategy of the company.
At this year’s Motor Show in New York, once again Infiniti comes with a refreshed 2015 QX80 also in response to the refresh Escalade and Navigator, but the changes are much less than in the past. The dimensions are identical and the mechanics, so it is still the only engine option checked 5.6L V8, which develops 400 hp and transmits power to the rear wheels, or optional all-wheel drive, via a seven-speed automatic transmission.
2015 Infiniti QX80 redesign
However, the changes are significant in terms of design where the SUV got a new line following the example of other models of the company, as well as 22-inch wheels, three new colors and more luxurious interiors. Infiniti says that the inspiration for the front of a smaller model Q50 and the 2015 Infiniti QX80 made in a similar style, with LED headlamps and distinctive guise. Significant changes can be found in the interior where the 2015 Infiniti QX80 is now providing long list of standard equipment such as premium audio system, navigation system, sunroof and leather seats. For the extra money the customer can get stronger audio system with 15 speakers and systems of which purifies the air and combined it with the scents of your choice.
2015 Infiniti QX80 release date and price
The 2015 Infiniti QX80 Limited model, which Infiniti says it will be available with full equipment and that his research showed that the public wants just such a model. Production 2015 Infiniti QX80 will start by the end of the year when the first models will begin arriving in showrooms early next year. The starting price of 62,500 dollars (about 45,200 euros) was not supposed to be changed significantly, thus 2015 Infiniti QX80 continues to remain one of the most premium SUV in the U.S. market.