Infiniti

Infiniti is the luxury car business of Nissan. Infiniti officially started selling vehicles on November 8, 1989 in North America and has become its own separate brand in Australia in 2012. Infiniti has the FX SUV, M Sedan, G Coupe and Convertible on offer in Australia with plans to expand the range.
Infiniti Q80 Inspiration revealed in full with 410kW hybrid drivetrain

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Infiniti Q80 Inspiration revealed in full with 410kW hybrid drivetrain

After a lot of teasing and partial reveals, the Infiniti Q80 Inspiration concept car has been unveiled and detailed in full. Any way you cut it, the Q80 Inspiration is a large car. It measures 5060mm from front to rear, is 2010mm wide and its roof sits 1340mm off the ground...

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Infiniti Q50 2.0T Review
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Infiniti Q50 2.0T Review

The latest addition to the Infiniti Q50 range is the best yet.

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$51,900 to $60,500

Infiniti set for major product expansion in Australia from 2016
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Infiniti set for major product expansion in Australia from 2016

Infiniti Australia won’t offer any new models in 2015, but the brand has confirmed big plans in the years following – including an aim to offer a car in every luxury car segment of the market. The first model to arrive will be the new Q30 luxury hatch, which will give the brand a rival to the likes of the Audi A3, Mercedes-Benz A-Class, BMW 1 Series and Lexus CT200h...


Infiniti Q80 Inspiration concept points to a new rival to the Porsche Panamera
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Infiniti Q80 Inspiration concept points to a new rival to the Porsche Panamera

The Infiniti Q80 Inspiration concept to be revealed at the 2014 Paris motor show is set to showcase what the brand will offer at the top of its model range in the near future. At the launch of the new Infiniti Q50 2.0T, Infiniti Cars Australia product planning manager, Bernard Michel, indicated that reports doing the rounds about a production version of the Q80 offering buyers a large sports luxury car are on the money...


2015 Infiniti Q50 2.0T : Pricing and specifications
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2015 Infiniti Q50 2.0T : Pricing and specifications

The 2015 Infiniti Q50 luxury sedan has a new starting price point thanks to the addition of a turbocharged petrol engine. Bringing the entry price of the Infiniti Q50 down to $50,900 plus on-road costs is a new variant that sits below the diesel (from $51,900) and hybrid (from $67,900) models in the Japanese luxury sedan range. The new Infiniti Q50 2...


Infiniti Q80 Inspiration concept car revealed from the rear
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Infiniti Q80 Inspiration concept car revealed from the rear

The third teaser image for the Infiniti Q80 Inspiration concept car has finally given us a good look at the car's dramatic design and proportions. If the dimensions of the concept car are anything to go by, a production version of the Q80 Inspiration will be one big car. The concept measures 5.05 metres from head to tail and 2.03m wide; it sits on a lengthy 3...


Infiniti to launch 4 Series coupe rival in 2015 - report
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Infiniti to launch 4 Series coupe rival in 2015 - report

Infiniti will reportedly release an all-new coupe next year to rival the BMW 4 Series. Infiniti chief creative officer Shiro Nakamura told Top Gear the new mid-sized two-door sports model would debut inside 12 months. “I want to make a two-door coupe. It's coming, you'll see it within one year...


Infiniti Q80 Inspiration teased ahead of Paris motor show
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Infiniti Q80 Inspiration teased ahead of Paris motor show

The sketch above is the first clue as to the look of the Infiniti Q80 Inspiration concept car, which will debut at the Paris motor show in October. According to Infiniti, the Q80 Inspiration previews an "audacious top-of-the-line model". This means that when the Q80 finally makes its way down the production line, it will sit above the existing Q70 sedan, which was formerly known as the M...


Infiniti Q70 gains new four-cylinder diesel engine sourced from Mercedes-Benz
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Infiniti Q70 gains new four-cylinder diesel engine sourced from Mercedes-Benz

The Infiniti Q70 sedan is set to gain a new 2.2-litre turbo diesel engine sourced from Mercedes-Benz. The new four-cylinder diesel unit produces 125kW of power and 400Nm of torque, with the latter available between 1600 and 2800rpm "for brisk acceleration and pulling power". The same diesel engine has been seen in the smaller Q50 range, with the same outputs...


Luxury Sedan Comparison Final Round : Mercedes-Benz C-Class v BMW 3 Series v Volvo S60
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Luxury Sedan Comparison Final Round : Mercedes-Benz C-Class v BMW 3 Series v Volvo S60

The Mercedes-Benz C-Class was Australia’s favourite luxury car in 2013. Perhaps a more impressive fact, however, is that Stuttgart’s mid-sized model outsold every mainstream medium car except the Camry and Mazda 6. It’s fair, then, to call this a significant volume car – as is its decades-old arch enemy, the BMW 3 Series, which matched that last feat...


Infiniti to counter German rivals with more provocative designs and tech, says chairman
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Infiniti to counter German rivals with more provocative designs and tech, says chairman

Design and technology will be at the forefront of Infiniti’s push to reposition itself against its premium German rivals. Infiniti chairman Andy Palmer told Automotive News Europe those two pillars would give the Japanese luxury car maker a point of difference to Audi, BMW and Mercedes-Benz. “They produce very, very good cars, but they're all much the same,” Palmer said...


Infiniti Q50 to ditch new steering system for old one from G37 - report
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Infiniti Q50 to ditch new steering system for old one from G37 - report

The Infiniti Q50 is set to ditch its new steering system in favour of the old one from its predecessor. Speaking with Car and Driver, Infiniti head of product planning Keith St. Clair admitted the Japanese car maker was planning to scrap the Q50’s base electric power steering system and replace it with the rack from the old G37...


Luxury Sedan Comparison Round Two : Infiniti Q50 v Lexus IS v Volvo S60
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Luxury Sedan Comparison Round Two : Infiniti Q50 v Lexus IS v Volvo S60

The Audi A4, BMW 3 Series and Mercedes-Benz C-Class accounted for three-quarters of their segment’s sales in 2013, though that still meant one in four buyers looking for a mid-sized luxury car priced above $60,000 wanted something non-German. We had this factoid in mind when we decided to do something a bit different with our plan to compare the new-generation C-Class just released...


Infiniti ESQ revealed: luxury Juke for China uncovered
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Infiniti ESQ revealed: luxury Juke for China uncovered

The Infiniti ESQ is a new China-only model that is, put simply, a rebadged Nissan Juke. The ESQ was teased months ago by the Japanese luxury car brand, and now a batch of official images show just what Infiniti has done to make its version of the Juke appear more luxury-focused...


Infiniti boss Johan de Nysschen resigns to run Cadillac
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Infiniti boss Johan de Nysschen resigns to run Cadillac

The President of Infiniti, Johan De Nysschen, has tendered his resignation from Nissan's luxury marque and will soon begin his job as the next head of Cadillac. According to an Automotive News report, de Nysschen tendered his resignation to Nissan earlier this week. He cited personal reasons for his move, as his family currently lives in the USA...


Infiniti QX30 : Nissan to build compact SUV in the UK, export to the world
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Infiniti QX30 : Nissan to build compact SUV in the UK, export to the world

Nissan will build the all-new Infiniti QX30 compact SUV in the UK for global markets from the second half of next year. Nissan Motor Company chief planning officer Andy Palmer told Automotive News production of the QX30 would begin shortly after the Nissan starts building its base car, the Q30 compact hatchback (pictured in concept form), in mid-2015...


Infiniti Q50 Review: 2.2d S Premium
Rating: 610 /10
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Infiniti Q50 Review: 2.2d S Premium

The diesel-powered Infiniti Q50 offers plenty of equipment, but refinement issues let it down.

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$61,900

Mercedes-Benz and Infiniti confirm Mexican small car production from 2017
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Mercedes-Benz and Infiniti confirm Mexican small car production from 2017

Mercedes-Benz parent company Daimler AG and the Renault-Nissan Alliance have confirmed reports that they will embark on a joint-venture to build next-generation Mercedes and Infiniti premium small cars in Mexico from 2017...


Infiniti ESQ to be a luxury Nissan Juke for China
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Infiniti ESQ to be a luxury Nissan Juke for China

Infiniti is getting its own version of the Nissan Juke, though the new premium quirky crossover isn’t headed to Australia. The Japanese luxury car maker has revealed it will launch a Juke-based model called the Infiniti ESQ – teased in four tightly cropped images that appeared on Chinese website Autohome – but says the car will be available exclusively in China...


Infiniti Q50 2.0T engine details revealed
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Infiniti Q50 2.0T engine details revealed

Details of the new turbocharged petrol engine that will be fitted to the Infiniti Q50 2.0T have been revealed. The new Infiniti Q50 2.0T is expected to make use of the engine that is fitted to the Japanese market Nissan Skyline 200GT-t that was revealed overnight. It is understood the power outputs of the Japanese market Skyline will be very close to those seen in the new Infiniti model...


Infiniti says it’s time to stop being a second-tier luxury brand
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Infiniti says it’s time to stop being a second-tier luxury brand

Japanese luxury brand Infiniti says it’s time to get serious about taking on the German establishment. The Nissan-owned luxury brand, which was made an independent division of the Japanese company late last year, is planning to push a range of new models into production over the next six years – and Infiniti Americas vice president Michael Bartsch told CarAdvice at the 2014 New York auto show in frank terms that the company needs to prove it’s worthy of consideration...


Infiniti performance range confirmed, but question mark remains for Q50 Eau Rouge
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Infiniti performance range confirmed, but question mark remains for Q50 Eau Rouge

The Infiniti Q50 Eau Rouge is still unconfirmed for launch, but the Japanese luxury brand says it will offer a range of performance models under a new sub-brand similar to its mainstream premium rivals. The Q50 Eau Rouge would be an ideal poster child for the brand’s performance push, boasting a 3.8-litre twin-turbocharged six-cylinder engine borrowed from the Nissan GT-R...


Infiniti Q70L: long-wheelbase variant headlines updated range
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Infiniti Q70L: long-wheelbase variant headlines updated range

A new long-wheelbase variant dubbed the Infiniti Q70L headlines the latest range of updates to the Japanese luxury car maker’s large sedan. The Q70L has been developed primarily for the rear legroom-loving Chinese market where rivals Audi and BMW also offer stretched versions of their cars, though unlike the German duo Infiniti will also sell the LWB Q70 in North America...


Infiniti to build its own version of the Nissan Juke
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Infiniti to build its own version of the Nissan Juke

The 2014 Beijing auto show will likely see luxury brand Infiniti reveal its own version of the Nissan Juke. Numerous overseas reports published overnight with an image pointing to a tiny new crossover for the Infiniti brand suggest the car will be unveiled at the Beijing show on April 20...


Infiniti Q50 Hybrid S Review
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Infiniti Q50 Hybrid S Review

Up against established heavy hitters in the mid-size luxury segment, the Infiniti Q50 stands out with distinct styling, world-first technology and aggressive pricing.


Mercedes-Benz engineers to take over development of Infiniti Q30
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Mercedes-Benz engineers to take over development of Infiniti Q30

Mercedes-Benz engineers will take over responsibility for the development of the Infiniti Q30 as the luxury Japanese car maker attempts to rush its premium hatchback to the market. Autocar reports Infiniti's decision to effectively outsource the new compact model’s engineering will cut its development time in half, reducing the time from design completion to production start to just 18 months...


Infiniti Q50 Eau Rouge powered by Nissan GT-R engine
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Infiniti Q50 Eau Rouge powered by Nissan GT-R engine

The Infiniti Q50 Eau Rouge concept is confirmed to be powered by a slightly different version of the Nissan GT-R engine. Infiniti announced at the Geneva motor show that the Q50 Eau Rouge performance car is powered by a twin-turbocharged, 3.8-litre V6 petrol engine linked to a seven-speed automatic gearbox...


Infiniti Q50 Review
Rating: 7.510 /10
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Infiniti Q50 Review

The all-new Infiniti Q50 boasts the world\'s first steer-by-wire system, as well as a host of other tech. Will it be enough to convince buyers?

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$51,900 to $73,900

Infiniti Q50 : pricing and specifications
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Infiniti Q50 : pricing and specifications

The all-new luxury Infiniti Q50 sports sedan has launched with a $51,900 price tag, undercutting all of its established mid-size rivals. The base price applies to the entry-level Infiniti Q50 2.2d GT, while sitting well above the diesel model is the top-shelf Infiniti Q50 Hybrid, which starts at $67,900...


Infiniti Australia sales "not sustainable", says global boss
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Infiniti Australia sales "not sustainable", says global boss

Infiniti global boss Johan de Nysschen has described current sales of the Japanese luxury brand in Australia as "obviously not sustainable" at the Detroit auto show today. Presented with the reality that two Infiniti models made the top 10 worst sellers list of 2013 – the Infiniti M at 42 sales, the Infiniti G37 at 75 – and asked whether it is feasible to continue with those volumes, the man at the top was prompted to make the remark...