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2016-17 Infiniti Q30, QX30 recalled

Infiniti Australia has recalled the Q30 and QX30, over concerns about the owner's manual in some vehicles. According to the company, some manuals contain an error when describing the rear child door locks...

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2019 Infiniti Q30, QX30 pricing and specs
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2019 Infiniti Q30, QX30 pricing and specs

Infiniti Australia has released pricing and specifications for the upgraded 2019 Q30 and QX30 range, now priced from $44,900 before on-road costs. Headlining the changes for the new model year is the range-wide standard inclusion of a rear-view camera and DAB+ digital radio – the former a glaring omission in the Q30/QX30 spec sheet at the base level previously...


Infiniti Project Black S revealed in full
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Infiniti Project Black S revealed in full

Infiniti has announced full details about its Project Black S, unveiled at the Paris motor show overnight. Based on the Q60 Red Sport 400 coupe, the Project Black S is designed to show what Infiniti can do when electrification and petrol power combine. The car's dual-hybrid powertrain blends a 3.0-litre twin-turbo V6 engine with a trio of electric motor generator units (MGU)...


Infiniti Project Black S prototype unveiled
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Infiniti Project Black S prototype unveiled

The Infiniti Project Black S prototype has been revealed and detailed ahead of its full debut at the 2018 Paris motor show, which kicks off next week. The Project Black S is based on the Q60 Red Sport 400 coupe, and is a follow up to 2017 concept, but with a fleshed out "dual-hybrid" drivetrain making a total of 420kW of power...


VFACTS August: Alfa Romeo, Infiniti and Volvo defy luxury slump
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VFACTS August: Alfa Romeo, Infiniti and Volvo defy luxury slump

Three smaller challengers to the perennial German luxury leaders all grew in a cooling luxury market in August, with Alfa Romeo, Infiniti and Volvo all posting meaningful increases over their 2017 results. We'll start with Volvo, which shifted 689 cars and held a 0.7 per cent market share, for 83.7 per cent growth over the same month last year...


Infiniti Prototype 10 concept revealed
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Infiniti Prototype 10 concept revealed

Infiniti has unveiled the Prototype 10 concept for the Concours d'Elegance at Pebble Beach, California, which the company says "recaptures the spirit of early speedsters for an era of electrified performance". "The Prototype 10 provides a window into Infiniti's desire to deliver driving pleasure, thrilling performance, and range confidence," the company said in its press release...


Dinosaur hunting in Mongolia

Dinosaur hunting in Mongolia

I’m sure that was rain on the window as our little Hunnu Air Fokker 50 banged down in Dalanzadgad, a tiny airstrip with one-room airport in the Gobi Desert, 580km from the Mongolian capital of Ulaanbaatar. After weeks of warnings about heat, sunstroke and to bring plenty of sunscreen, the drivers for our 60-minute airport shuttle to the lodge advised that it may take longer due to localised flooding and that there were no roads between the airstrip and – anywhere...


Infiniti Prototype 10 previewed ahead of Pebble Beach launch
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Infiniti Prototype 10 previewed ahead of Pebble Beach launch

The Infiniti Prototype 10 has been teased through a new, more revealing sketch ahead of its full debut at the 2018 Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance. The Prototype 10 is a single-seat speedster with styling that's a "natural evolution" from the Infiniti Q Inspiration concept unveiled at this year Detroit motor show...


Infiniti teases electrified concept for Pebble Beach
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Infiniti teases electrified concept for Pebble Beach

Infiniti has released a new teaser image of an "electrified performance concept" it will debut at the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance at the end of the month. Not much has been revealed about the vehicle, but the image appears to be an overhead shot of the cockpit, which appears to be a one-seater speedster-style layout – Infiniti has revealed several retro-inspired concepts at previous Pebble Beach events...


2019 Infiniti Q50, Q60 pricing and specs
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2019 Infiniti Q50, Q60 pricing and specs

Infiniti has revised its Q50 and Q60 ranges, cutting the number of variants on offer in half for a simpler line-up and, in most cases, lowering prices. On the sedan side of things, the naming structure has been brought into line with Infiniti's global protocols. That means the range kicks off with the Q50 2.0T Pure, priced from $54,900 before on-road costs...


Infiniti QX50: Interior detailed, Oz launch delayed
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Infiniti QX50: Interior detailed, Oz launch delayed

The Infiniti QX50 is still a while off for Australia – it's been delayed until mid-2019 at this stage – but the company has given some insight into how it came up with its cabin design. According to Nissan's luxury arm, designers were inspired by the "look and feel of luxury resort hotels", right down to the warmer colour tones, wood-inspired chocolate brown accents, and off-white surfaces designed to evoke sandy beaches...


Infiniti Australia content with 'steady growth'
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Infiniti Australia content with 'steady growth'

Infiniti is yet to make a real splash in Australia, despite six years of trying, but the Nissan offshoot isn't in a screaming hurry to chase big sales numbers. Instead, the brand will continue with the slow-and-steady approach...


Infiniti suspends development of small luxury car with Daimler - report
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Infiniti suspends development of small luxury car with Daimler - report

Infiniti has put work on its small luxury car on hold, due to a rapidly changing market landscape and fears over new tariffs. According to the business newspaper Nikkan Kogyo, Nissan has pulled the plug on a small luxury car being developed with the help of Daimler...


2018 Infiniti Q60 Red Sport review
Rating: 710 /10
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2018 Infiniti Q60 Red Sport review

The Infiniti Q60 is very pretty, and there's lots of tech hiding under the skin, but it harbours a few unwelcome surprises.

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Infiniti Australia announces new boss, closes Brisbane showroom
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Infiniti Australia announces new boss, closes Brisbane showroom

Infiniti has announced Guy Street as its new Managing Director in Australia, just 13 months after Jean-Philippe Roux was replaced by Chang-hwan (CH) Lee. Roux had held the position since late 2014, and his exit last year saw him take up a senior Nissan role in Europe...


Infiniti electric cars to offer at least 500km range
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Infiniti electric cars to offer at least 500km range

Having announced its plans to build a new electricified vehicle platform, reports have revealed Infiniti's battery-electric cars will have a range of at least 500km. Speaking to Automotive News, the brand's president, Roland Krueger, suggested 311 miles (500km) would be the minimum range offered by cars on the new battery-based platform...


Infiniti confirms new electrified platform
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Infiniti confirms new electrified platform

Infiniti has announced it is developing a new electrified vehicle platform based on the Q Inspiration concept revealed at this year's Detroit motor show. Speaking at a preview event ahead of the Beijing motor show, Infiniti chairman and global president, Ronald Krueger, confirmed the news and reiterated the company's focus on the Chinese market...


2018 Infiniti QX80 S Premium review
Rating: 6.910 /10
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2018 Infiniti QX80 S Premium review

For many brands, a flagship model takes the lead on technology, performance or style, but in Infiniti’s case its halo car is measured in kilograms. The QX80 is certainly big and brash, and for 2018 it’s also (a little) easier on the eye.


2019 Infiniti QX60 Limited, QX80 Limited revealed
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2019 Infiniti QX60 Limited, QX80 Limited revealed

Infiniti has unveiled the QX60 Limited and QX80 Limited ahead of the New York motor show this week, which are essentially high-end takes on its popular SUV models. Both models include exclusive appointments compared to their lesser variants, including exterior cosmetics and interior trim elements...


Infiniti Q60 Black S: Hardcore hybrid set for October reveal
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Infiniti Q60 Black S: Hardcore hybrid set for October reveal

Infiniti is expected to reveal its production-ready, performance hybrid Q60 Black S at this year’s Paris motor show in October, but you won’t see it on sale until at least 2020 — provided it’s green lit for production by company chiefs at all. The 500hp (370kW) Black S model will tap into the company’s collaboration with the Renault Sport Formula 1 team...