We are ready to see a completely new 2019 Infiniti QX50. The second generation of this compact luxury crossover is about to come and it features plenty of new things. Compared to the outgoing model, we will many improvements.
The original model is in production for about six years and will be replaced by a crossover that will be bigger, more powerful and more sophisticated. For this occasion, the company prepared a completely new platform, once again from Mercedes Benz. We will also see a significant improvement in terms of styling since the new model will completely follow the new design language of the brand.
Also, there is a new cabin with plenty of conveniences. Finally, we will see a new turbo inline-four engine, which will provide much better efficiency and overall performances. The new 2019 QX50 should come very soon, maybe already in early 2018.
2019 Infiniti QX50 redesign
This redesign will bring many novelties. The 2019 Infiniti QX50 will come with significant improvements in various aspects. First of all, it will get a new platform. The old FM architecture will finally be replaced by the new one, developed along with Mercedes Benz. It will be a different architecture from one that underprints QX30 and GLA models.
The new 2019 Infiniti QX50 will be bigger. With a bigger size, we will see many other benefits. First of all, expect much better drive experience. Then, expect much more space inside. Besides more space, the new cabin will also feature much better materials and more technologies. Besides significant technical improvement, we will also see a completely new styling. The company prepared an extremely attractive look for the new model, which will completely follow the latest design language of the brand.
2019 Infiniti QX50 styling
The great thing about the new 2019 Infiniti QX50 will be its exterior look. The test model has been finally spotted without the camouflage. We can now see the shape of the new model. The great thing about the new model is that it is very close to the concept version that we saw recently. The new model follows the lines of the concept and completely features brand’s latest design language.
The same thing is about interior design. The production model will definitely take cues from a concept. Both versions feature that same double screens on the center stack. The new crossover keeps cool analog gauges, which is pretty rare for modern premium crossovers.
The 2019 Infiniti QX50 will also come with plenty of advanced safety features like lane departure prevention, forward collision warning, forward emergency braking with pedestrian detection, front and rear parking sensors, and rear cross-traffic alert.
2019 Infiniti QX50 powertrain
The 2019 Infiniti QX50 will come with a completely new engine. The large six-cylinder unit will be replaced with a much more efficient 2.0-liter turbo inline-four unit. This advanced engine features a variable compression technology that automatically changes the engine’s cylinder compression depending on driving conditions. It has a total output of 260 horsepower and 280 pound-feet of torque. It will most likely come in a pair with CVT.
When it comes to fuel economy and overall efficiency, the new engine should provide significant improvements. According to the company’s spokesman, the new engine will feature a 27-percent better fuel economy compared to the six-cylinder unit with the similar amount of power. Also, the new engine will provide much more torque, which is significant for a more convenient ride. Besides this advanced unit, another engine for some specific market is possible too.
2019 Infiniti QX50 release date and price
The 2019 Infiniti QX50 will come very soon. According to some reports, the new model will hit the market already early next year. When it comes to the price, some sources suggest a sum of 37.000 dollars for the base model. The new model will compete with many premium crossovers, but key rivals will probably be models like BMW X3, Audi Q5, Jaguar F-Pace, Lexus RX and several others.