INFINITI Q50 & QX80 Signature Editions Unveiled
The new 2017 INFINITI Q50 3.0t Signature Edition and the 2017 QX80 5.6 Signature Edition, recently made their public debut at the Chicago Auto Show. These new models have unique design features and are equipped with many popular features. Both models are designed to offer a new level sophistication and an enhanced driver experience.
2017 INFINITI Q50 3.0t Signature Edition
The new INFINITI Q50 Signature Edition sport sedan is brimming with upscale features such as a power-sliding tinted glass moonroof, Navi Synchronized Adaptive Shift Control, 60/40 split-fold rear seat, and 17-inch bright finish aluminum-alloy wheels. This model is also equipped with INFINITI InTouch Navigation and InTouch Services that include six months of safety, security and convenience services, SiriusXM Traffic, Voice Recognition for navigation functions.
This special model is powered by INFINITI’s 300-horsepower VR-series 3.0-liter V6 twin-turbo engine and is available as either a rear-wheel or Intelligent All-Wheel Drive. It is equipped with LED headlights, LED rear brake lights and an Advanced Climate Control System.
“Building on the Q50’s, award-winning performance and engineering excellence, we saw an opportunity to combine our sport sedan’s most popular features with even more distinguished style,” said Randy Parker, vice president, INFINITI Americas. “We are continuously looking for ways to empower the drive for our customers, and we did just that with the addition of the Q50 3.0t Signature Edition to the 2017 Q50 lineup.”
2017 INFINITI QX80 3.0t Signature Edition
Signature Edition features found on the new 2017 INFINITI QX80 include a leather-appointed, high-contrast Saddle Tan interior, chrome outside rearview mirror caps and dark-finish 22-inch forged aluminum-alloy wheels. This full-size luxury SUV is offered as either a seven or eight passenger model with a choice of two-wheel or four-wheel drive options.
The new INFINITI QX80 Signature model is powered by a 400-horsepower 5.6-liter DOHC V8 engine featuring Direct Injection Gasoline (DIG™) and VVEL (Variable Valve Event and Lift) technology. It is equipped with a full suite of driver assistance features such as Backup Collision Intervention (BCI), Blind Spot Warning (BSW), Intelligent Cruise Control (Full-Speed Range), Forward Emergency Braking with Pedestrian Detection, Predictive Forward Collision Warning (PFCW), Blind Spot Intervention (BSI) and Lane Departure Warning (LPW).
“The first iteration of the QX80 Signature Edition, offered in 2016, was a big success and has helped maintain our full-size SUV’s sales momentum in the new year,” said Parker. “The QX80 set an all-time U.S. sales record of more than 16,700 units in 2016 – an increase of more than 7 percent.”
Both new Signature Edition models will be available soon. The INFINITI Q50 is expected to start arriving at dealerships within the next month and the INFINITI QX80 is anticipated to arrive in early May. If you would like to learn more about these exceptional new INFINITI models please contact our Houston INFINITI Dealership.