The new sedan 2018-2019 Infiniti Q70, presented in the spring at the Motor Show in New York, in fact, is not new, but merely an updated version of the already well known on the Russian market of premium sedan called the 2018-2019 Infiniti M.
As a result of the restyling of the car has received minor changes in exterior and interior, stronger chassis components, recustomized suspension and a number of new electronic assistants.
On the North American market the novelty will reach by the end of year, but with the time of occurrence of a sedan in Europe and Russia, the Japanese automaker has not yet decided.
On the outside of the machine of enormous change has not occurred.
Engineers decided to stay on point improvements, which, however, brought the image of the sedan design to a whole new level.
The car now looks more presentable, modern and prestigious.
More specifically, the 2018-2019 Infiniti Q70 has a new front optics, different tail lights fully on LED elements, the other bumper, a modified radiator grille with a mesh pattern is now popular, and minor changes to the luggage compartment cover.
In terms of the dimensions of the car has not changed.
Its length is still up to 494.5 centimeters, a width of 184.5 cm and a height of not more than 151.5 cm.
Under wheelbase allocated 290 centimeters and height clearance is limited to a mark of 14.5 cm width of the front track is 157.5 cm, the back -. 156.5 cm.
Salon 2018-2019 Infiniti Q70 has the traditional five-seat configuration, and has not changed.
The Japanese have only increased the volume of materials for sound insulation and installed new color 7-inch screen on the dash-board computer.
In the North American market, the car will be available with two powertrains to choose from.
Both gasoline, already familiar from dorestaylingovoy sedan, but have undergone little modernization that allowed slightly increase torque and top-end engine.
On the role of the Japanese base unit offered 6-cylinder 24-valve 3.7-liter V-twin engine with variable valve function and the function of distributed fuel injection phase.
Its capacity is 333 horsepower at 7,000 rpm and a maximum torque of 366 Newton-meters at 5,200 rev / min.
As a top unit for 2018-2019 Infiniti Q70 proposed 8-cylinder 32-valve 5.6-liter engine, which develops 420 horsepower and 565 Newton meters of maximum torque.
As with the first engine, he got variable valve timing system, but has a direct fuel injection.
Also, the automaker said that in Europe, will be available the new diesel 3-liter engine and a hybrid power plant with total capacity of 302 horsepower.
The fate of the 2.5-liter 222-horsepower engine, which is now the base in Russia for dorestaylingovoy sedan, the Japanese is silent.
All power units of the new 2018-2019 Infiniti Q70 will be paired with the same 7-band automatic transmission with double-clutch function and “sport”.
The basis of the updated sedan is “old» FM platform.
As before, the basic version of equipment machine will get the drive to the front axle and all-wheel drive system will be available in the more expensive models.
suspension design as a result of this restyling also remained the same – in front of the mounted double wishbones, rear part of the machine is equipped with an independent multi-link system, but on the rear axle 2-piston shock absorbers were replaced by new, and all suspension as a whole has been retuned to provide the car a smoother ride.
All Wheel Drive 2018-2019 Infiniti Q70 equipped with disc brakes with ventilation function.
The machine is equipped with anti-lock braking system ABS Brakes, Brake Assist BAS and brake force distribution EBD.
Rack and pinion steering is complemented migrated booster.
2018-2019 Infiniti Q70 sedan received a few new electronic assistants to ensure greater safety of the driver and passengers.
In particular, in the equipment model present parking assistance system with all-round visibility, intelligent frontal collision warning system and the modernized system of emergency braking.
As mentioned above, in the United States 2018-2019 Infiniti Q70 model year will go on sale later this year.
The release date of a sedan in Europe and Russia is not yet known.
It is also not announced and the cost of the updated car, but many experts believe that the significant rise in price will not occur.
Note that in the Russian market dorestaylingovoy model with 3.7-liter engine is available at a price of 2.232 million rubles.