Meet the 2016 Infiniti Q50, A High-Tech Dream Car
For some car enthusiast, Infiniti Q50 might be a car that meets their expectations, especially because of its high-tech technology and performance setting. As reviewed by Car and Driver on its page, we can acknowledge more information about the 2016 Infiniti Q50. Let’s now meet the high-tech dream car.
2016 Infiniti Q50 Performance
This Infiniti Q50 it the third model that is a updated version of 2014 model. A significant update has been done, such as improving Q50 ability in producing 400-horsepower. 2016 Infiniti Q50 is engined with the 328-hp 3.7-liter V-6 is standard, while the hybrid car will have the combination of a 3.5-liter V-6 with an electric motor for 360 hp. Both models will have a standard rear-wheel drive. For the hybrid model, the engine power appears to be more powerful than the base model. It designed to be bad-ass in the highway. The difference between the hybrid and the standard model, as mentioned before, lies in the engine performance. The standard model’s engine only able to produce 208-horsepower, while hybrid model able to start power up to 360-horsepower.
2016 Infiniti Q50 Exterior and Interior Design
Q50 will appear as a sporty shiny 4-doors sedan. Its exterior highlights lie on its curvy grille. Moreover, 2016 Infiniti Q50 is featured with 7-speed automatic, also an optional rear or all-wheel drive performed by a similar magnesium paddle shifter as its former model. Moreover, Infiniti Q50 as the high-tech dream car comes out to be the first car with a wire system by applying the most updated software of Direct Adaptive Steering (DAS). The DAS will allow driver to freely choose the steering level that meets driver’s preferences. DAS will automatically adjust the steering ratio while the car accelerates. The 2016 model of Infiniti Q50 has an upgraded version of more stable suspension for a breezy handling as well as created a cozy ride. For the safety, Q50 has been equipped with technology safety packages including Blind-Spot Intervention (BSI) which will warn the driver about the unseen objects that might be harmful to the driver and others, an active Lane Departure Prevention (LDP) control will prevent you from making mistake by missing the tracks, as for Lane Departure Warning (LDW), it will warn you to stay on the track, and will help you maintain the car to drive on the right line. For your safety, the front-seat will be equipped with Pre-Crash Seatbelts. Featured the Cross Traffic Alert (CTA), this system warns you if there is another car approaching yours. Backup Collision Intervention (BCI) will increase driver’s awareness of the back area of the car. Forward Emergency Braking (EB) prevents you from hitting any unexpected objects ahead of you while Predictive Forward Collision Warning (PFCW) will help you anticipate any harmful objects on the road in front of you. Last but not least, Around View Monitor (AVM) with the ability of Moving Object Detection (MOD) will definitely increase driver’s awareness of his surroundings.
Overall, 2016 Infiniti Q50 is a well-designed sedan that appears to give a sporty, yet elegant feelings with a high-tech performance that allows the driver and passengers feel the coziness of driving with Q50. This sporty 4-doors sedan will be available in 2016 with starter price at $37,150.