Doha, Qatar: Saleh Al Hamad Al Mana Co., the exclusive agent of INFINITI in the state of Qatar, has unveiled at Qatar Motor Show the all new INFINITI QX50, the much-anticipated vehicle which further advances INFINITI’s market-leading presence in the mid-size premium SUV segment.
The all new QX50 has been created to fully meet the needs of today’s premium car buyers and to deliver on their desire to own the latest masterpiece of technology. The QX50 introduces what is possibly the most innovative internal combustion engine on the market at this time. Considered by many industry observers the holy grail of internal combustion engines, the company’s engineers succeeded in bringing a world’s first to the market for INFINITI: variable compression technology. The VC-Turbo engine delivers the strong and convincing performance of a V6 and the fuel economy of a 4-cylinder engine – transforming on demand and based on the input of the drivers. Instantly adapting to their needs, the VC-Turbo lets them harness the exhilarating performance of 268 hp and 380 nm at 4,400 rpm of torque.
The QX50 appeals to buyers who require the unique combination of interior space, power, efficiency, hand-crafted quality and modern design, along with effortless on-road performance.
Martin Aherne, General Manager – Automotive at Saleh Al Hamad Al Mana Co., said: “The powerful elegant design of the all new INFINITI QX50 adapts to suit our customers’ needs. It’s wide stance and cabin-forward silhouette give a purposeful profile from every angle. The driver-centric cabin has a generous selection of carefully balanced materials that helps create a more calming environment for every drive.”
Developed on an entirely new platform, the QX50 features the sophisticated and assuring INFINITI Intelligent All-Wheel Drive. Drive Assist technologies react instantaneously to critical driving situations, supporting the drivers with a range of empowering ‘co-pilot’ features, and enabling them to always be in total control.
The aerodynamically efficient exterior remains true to that of the QX50 Concept and QX Sport Inspiration, bringing a fresh interpretation of INFINITI’s distinctive ‘Powerful Elegance’ design language to the SUV segment.
Combining a confident SUV stance with intelligent packaging, and deep character lines with INFINITI signature design cues, the appearance of the QX50 highlights the influence of human artistry in the design process to emphasize the car’s premium quality.
The unrivalled interior space, artistic application of high quality materials, and advanced craftsmanship make the cabin as welcoming and comfortable as it is flexible. Driver-centric, yet passenger-minded, the QX50 offers a package of technologies to enhance the driving experience, while a calm, connected and relaxing cabin features an asymmetric layout – designed to meet different needs of the driver and the passengers.