Looking at new 2018 Infiniti Q50 Hybrid, we must say that it is obvious that sedans still haven`t said everything. So far, Q50 was the model that everybody are looking on to find something new, well, that trend will surely going to continue when this new appears on the market. One more thing that can surely attract more customers than before is knowing that he`s going to be released with hybrid engine option as basic. Great move by Infiniti`s and Nissan`s designers and engineers.
2018 Infiniti Q50 Hybrid Review, Exterior and Interior
First thing that is different on new 2018 Infiniti Q50 Hybrid when we compare him with his previous generation is his shape. Now, his front part is lowered more than before and with it, aerodynamic is way better. Then, all the edges are sharper which is great is you want to make air flow better around entire car. Next, we have heard that new Q50 is about 100 pounds lighter than his predecessor. This time, Infiniti have used more lightweight materials in his chassis than ever before. Aesthetic is changed a bit as well.
This time, new Q50 is released with new shape of the grille and it is obvious that the headlights are placed slightly closer to it. Hood appears to have some new lines added on it which is great if you want your car to look stronger as Infiniti`s designers want for new Q50. Also, both of the bumpers on 2018 Infiniti Q50 Hybrid will be different. Rear one will have larger fog lights added while front one will have larger air vents and it`s going to be positioned closer to the ground as we`ve said already. There will be more exterior color options which is also great news for the potential customers.
It is still to figure out how will cabin of new 2018 Infiniti Q50 Hybrid really look like because there aren`t any news about it yet. What we have heard are some rumors but they can be pretty reliable because they are coming from the source close to the factories officials. We have heard that there will be brand new seats design. This time, Infiniti`s designers are trying to make the customers enjoy more, especially on higher speed driving.
That new seats should be closer to the bottom of the cabin and made to have more directions of adjustments which can be positioned electronically. Other than that, they will be made using brand new Alcantara leather which is surely the finest material you can make your seats from. We are sure that new 2018 Infiniti Q50 Hybrid will be filled with so many new safety and entertainment functions and since this is car suitable for both families and younger generations, there will definitely be balance made between those two.
2018 Infiniti Q50 Engine, Range, Power
This new 2018 Infiniti Q50 Hybrid will be powered using 3.5-liter V6 petrol powered unit which will work combined with electric motor that should be powered using lithium-ion batteries. These two together can produce 360 horsepower which is more than enough for this kind of vehicle. New Q50 will have it`s engine paired with 7-speed automatic transmission system and great thing is that he can have all of that power transferred to all four wheels if you pay a little more for it. Fuel consumption for this car will be 26/30 mpg city/highway when you take him on AWD mode and when you are driving only on RWD mode it`s going to be slightly bigger. It is estimated to be 27/32 mpg city/highway.
2018 Infiniti Q50 Price and Estimated Launch Date
Starting price for new 2018 Infiniti Q50 Hybrid will be exactly $50.600 and we expect him to arrive on the markets all around the world somewhere between February and May 2018.