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2017 Infiniti Q60 First Drive: Seeing Red

2017 Infiniti Q60 First Drive: Seeing Red

In an industry increasingly driven by bottom-line bolstering SUVs that cater to sales volume over anything resembling a passion for driving or design, the 2017 Infiniti Q60 is a ray of hope. Here is a car staged to take part in the vanishingly small sliver of the market given over to premium coupes - a segment devastated by the transition away from personal luxury to sport-utilities in the late 90s - and yet the investment made in the completely redesigned Q60's every detail firmly communicates Infiniti's commitment to taking on leaders from BMW (the 4 Series), Mercedes-Benz (the C-Class) and Audi (the A5).

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2017 Infiniti QX30 First-Drive

2017 Infiniti QX30 First-Drive

The 2017 Infiniti QX30 is Japanese designed, built in post-Brexit Britain, with German parts and engineering, and packaged for crossover-loving America: if that doesn't earn it the title of a "global car", I'm not sure what would. Taking over the reins of guiding new-to-brand buyers into the Infiniti family from the now-deceased G-series sedan, the QX30 arrives with high ambitions indeed, proudly setting its sights on the small, luxury crossovers from BMW and Audi.

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Infiniti issues recall for 60,000 Q50s over steering software issues

Infiniti issues recall for 60,000 Q50s over steering software issues

Nissan's Infiniti brand has issued a worldwide recall for the recent Q50 sedan in order to address issues with the car's steering software. The recall is said to apply to some 60,000 vehicles in all the markets the Q50 is sold in. The software glitch is related to the car's autonomous driving features, and a malfunction could lead to poor responsiveness and a decline in steering control.

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Infiniti QX Sport Inspiration lays the foundation for the future

Infiniti QX Sport Inspiration lays the foundation for the future

Some car makers are realizing that sports cars aren't the hot sellers they once used to be. Infiniti believes that the future will be in mid-sized premium SUVs. To carry it to that future, the car maker is unveiling the QX Sport Inspiration, a concept SUV that will become the seedbed of a new line of premium SUVs that Infiniti plans to take the market by storm. While sporting the same iconic designs as previous Infiniti SUVs, the QX Sport Inspiration almost literally stretches those cues to transform the QX series into an SUV that exudes personality whether at rest but especially in motion.

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2016 Infiniti QX60 First Drive

2016 Infiniti QX60 First Drive

Much of Infiniti's recent success has come from its crossover line-up, where it presents three distinctly different choices for luxury-seeking families. Sandwiched between the entry-level QX50 and the high performance QX70 sits the 2016 Infiniti QX60, the logically-numbered full-size hauler that combines respectable room and a comprehensive level of advanced safety, all wrapped in a premium package. Although no major changes have been made for the current model year, the QX60 has been gently refreshed to keep it current with its line-up mates and continue its task of drawing fresh blood to showrooms.

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2016 Infiniti Q50 Red Sport 400 First Drive

2016 Infiniti Q50 Red Sport 400 First Drive

If at first you don't succeed…how about 400 horsepower? That seems to be the guiding philosophy behind the redesigned 2016 Infiniti Q50 Red Sport 400, the latest luxury sedan from a Japanese brand tired of being relegated to third-pick status amongst fans of conspicuous consumption.

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2017 Nissan Armada At The Chicago Auto Show: New Platform, Engine, and Styling

2017 Nissan Armada At The Chicago Auto Show: New Platform, Engine, and Styling

The 2017 Nissan Armada joins its SUV colleagues the Nissan Rogue, Nissan Pathfinder, and the Nissan Murano in the 'recently redesigned' club as the all-new model has been unveiled just ahead of the Chicago Auto Show. The Armada, which had become a largely-forgotten full-size member of the Nissan people mover family, graduates to a fresh platform that significantly modernizes many aspects of the three-row sport-utility vehicle.

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2017 Infiniti Q60 Sports Coupe first look

2017 Infiniti Q60 Sports Coupe first look

This week the 2017 Infiniti Q60 Sports Coupe sees the light of day at the 2016 North American International Auto Show. This vehicle rolls with a brand new "VR30" 3.0-liter V6 twin-turbo engine and what Infinity describes as an "exclusive VR powertrain family". This new VR30 engine comes in two power ratings with its 3.0-liter V6, 300 horsepower or 400 horsepower, and the vehicle will be going on sale in "selected markets" later this year.

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Infiniti Q50 V6 turbos spin at up to 220k rpm

Infiniti Q50 V6 turbos spin at up to 220k rpm

Depending on how much you know about engine technologies and turbo chargers specifically, you may not know just how fast those little turbos rotate. While the pistons and crankshaft in the Infiniti Q50 spin to the tune of thousands of RPMs, the turbos are flying around in the hundreds of thousands of RPMs range.

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Infiniti QX30 premium active crossover sports AWD and debuts in LA

Infiniti QX30 premium active crossover sports AWD and debuts in LA

Infiniti has unveiled a new crossover SUV that is called the QX30 hailed as a new premium offering for global markets. Infiniti says that the new crossover has the appearance that buyers expect from a crossover with signature Infiniti design cues that make the new car look like part of the Infiniti family. The QX30 is fitted with intelligent AWD.

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Infiniti Q30 set to hit dealers in select markets in 2015

Infiniti Q30 set to hit dealers in select markets in 2015

Our first good look at the Infiniti Q30 active compact came a few days back at the Frankfurt auto show. Infiniti is now giving up more details on the crossover that will be the luxury brand's first entry into the premium compact segment of the market. Infiniti plans to offer Premium and Sport versions to suit the style of the buyer.

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Infiniti’s QX30 Concept sets swoopy sights on urban warriors

Infiniti’s QX30 Concept sets swoopy sights on urban warriors

Infiniti's QX30 Concept has made its US debut, with the striking urban crossover already earmarked for a production future. First announced back at the Geneva Motor Show, the compact SUV certainly isn't retiring in its design, with a sharply creased body sitting on oversized 21-inch wheels.

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