Infiniti M models History dates back to the early nineties. The first generation of the index body F31 appeared in 1989 and is a compartment which on the domestic market were sold in Japan under the name Nissan Leopard. Infiniti M second generation (Y34) turned into a sedan (it was produced in the period from 2002 to 2004) and in the 2005 light vehicle saw the third generation (Y50). Currently on the market is presented sedan Infiniti M (Y51) of the fourth generation, which debuted at the motor show in Los Angeles 2009.
Packaging and prices Infiniti M 2016.
|25 Premium||$46,600||2.5 petrol (222 hp)||Automatic (7)||rear|
|25 Elite||$48,200||2.5 petrol (222 hp)||Automatic (7)||rear|
|37 AWD Premium||$49,100||3.7 petrol (333 hp)||Automatic (7)||full|
|37 AWD Elite||$50,100||3.7 petrol (333 hp)||Automatic (7)||full|
|37 AWD Sport||$51,400||3.7 petrol (333 hp)||Automatic (7)||full|
|37 AWD Hi-Tech||$53,200||3.7 petrol (333 hp)||Automatic (7)||full|
|56 Sport||$55,600||5.6 petrol (408 hp)||Automatic (7)||rear|
|56 Hi-Tech||$56,600||5.6 petrol (408 hp)||Automatic (7)||rear|
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Externally, the new Infiniti M is an almost exact copy of the model Nissan Fuga, represented by a little earlier in Tokyo. From predecessor sedan has a more smooth contours of the body, enlarged grille, bumpers and other light engineering, but the size remains almost the same. Overall length Infiniti M (Y51) is 4945 mm (size of the wheelbase – 2900), width – 1845, height – 1 515 ground clearance (clearance) is 145 millimeters, and the amount of luggage four-door reaches 500 liters.
Interior architecture model has kept the front with brand tab on the center console and a clock, but the design has been finalized, and the quality of finishing materials has increased markedly. In addition, the devices and change the wheel, as well as the design of the dashboard and door panels. Initially, the Infiniti M offered two petrol engines. The base is a 3.7-liter “six” power of 333 hp (363 Nm) under the hood version M37. And on top of the line sedan M56 located with 408-horsepower (550 Nm) moving V8 volume of 5.6 liters. Both aggregated exclusively paired with a 7-band automatic transmitting traction on all wheels (top-end version can be rear-wheel drive). And after a year the manufacturer introduced a hybrid M35h. In addition, the European market a modification M30d with a three-liter 240-strong turbodiesel.
Updated 2016 Infiniti Q70.
The Japanese brought at the motor show in New York 2014 restyled versions of the SUV Infiniti QX80 and Q70 flagship sedan 2016 model year, which is to rename the brand models wore Index M. four-door European premiere last fall at the Paris Motor Show. Externally, the new Infiniti Q70 got retouched grille and front bumper, upgraded light engineering (taillights now received the LED section), and a metal plate on the boot lid.
In addition, the manufacturer reports a marked improvement in sound insulation in the updated Infiniti Q70 2015. According to the company, while driving on the highway at high speed in the extended version of the sedan by about 77% quieter than the competitors in cars.
With regard to the above-mentioned elongated modification, then such an option was previously only available in the Chinese market, and now Infiniti Q70 L with increased up to 3050 mm wheelbase (150 mm longer than the standard) will be sold in the United States and other countries. However, what is not specified. The manufacturer claims that the free space for the knees of rear passengers (which is equal to 822 mm) in the LONG Infiniti Q70 L is the maximum in this segment and allows a person to shower without problems his legs.
As for technology, it remains unchanged. As before, the model offers two petrol engines – a 3.7-liter “six” power of 333 hp and the 405-hp V8 volume of 5.6 liters, as well as a hybrid with a total impact of the power plant of 360 hp Transmission for all variants only 7-band automatic. But the European version of the model, which will debut at the Paris Motor Show in 2014, got a 2.1-liter diesel engine from Mercedes-Benz 170 hp (400 Nm). Under the question remains, and extended version of news. Sales of the car will start August 1, 2015 g, the cost of a sedan ranges from $46,600 to $56,600.