After the great success with the current model and unbelievable sale, the manufacturer is currently working on the updated version 2019 Infiniti QX80. Previous models of QX80 is famous due to their high quality and affordable price range.
This year model will bring some new features and it will get some facelift. Also, it will bring much more new safety techs and we can expect a great rating in tests.
2019 Infiniti QX80 exterior design and colors
The exterior of the upcoming model 2019 Infiniti QX80 will get a slight facelift. The difference is minimal if we look at the current model. However, the newest one will be changed mostly at the front with a wider nose. The side will get fender vents with some chromed material around and we can also see the new headlights system that is powered with LED lights as the taillights. Furthermore, these small changes give this SUV a very handsome look.
The dimension remains the same and the 2019 Infiniti QX80 is 209 inches long and 80 inches tall. Also, this model will keep the same palette of colors that include nine of them Black Obsidian, Champagne Quartz, Graphite Shadow, Hermosa Blue, Liquid Platinum, Mineral Black, Moonstone White, Mocha Almond and Smoky Quartz.
2019 Infiniti QX80 interior look
As for the cabin, the 2019 Infiniti QX80 will offer a comfortable interior with lots of luxurious material and latest tech. The seats are very comfy and the material is protected from stains.
Furthermore, the passengers on the second row will be entertained by an infotainment system and central console will also get an updated infotainment system that provides a large screen and 13-speaker Bose AM/FM/CD/DVD Premium Audio System with USB connection and Bluetooth. As we already know, the last year model is offered with no Apple CarPlay or Android Auto, however, in this year model, this system will be available. The interior colors include Graphite, Saddle Brown and Wheat.
The standard equipment on the Luxe model offers a navigation system, power liftgate, tri-zone climate control, heated front seats, steering wheel and moonroof.
For the safety, the 2019 Infiniti QX80 will be offered with the ProAssist Package. This package will add to this SUV features like a blind-spot warning, active cruise control, lane-departure prevention, backup-collision prevention and Distance Control Assist system.
2019 Infiniti QX80 engine and performance
The newest SUV 2019 Infiniti QX80 will be available only with one engine options. Under the bonnet of this SUV is lying familiar 5.6-liter V8 engine that is also seen on the previous model. However, the changes are minimal in this section. The new model is able to deliver 405 HP vs 400 HP that produce the current model.
It comes with either the rear wheel drive system or four-wheel drive system. Also, the same 7-speed automatic transmission is coupled with the engine and both FWD and AWD systems will get Hill Start Assist and Snow Mode. These modes are helpful if the roads are wet or slick.
Towing capacity and fuel economy
In this section, the luxury SUV offers great towing capability. The model is able to maximum tow up to 8,500 pounds. This number is quite a lot for this type of SUV. As for the fuel economy, the same numbers are there as in the current one. It gives 14/20 mpg for the model with an RWD system and 13/19 mpg for the AWD.
2019 Infiniti QX80 release date, price and competitors
There are no official words when the 2019 Infiniti QX80 will be released. However, from some speculations, the newest SUV will debut in the middle of 2019. The Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) for the base model will be high with the starting price of $66,500.
Also, if you want AWD system you must add to this price $3,000 more. The 2019 Infiniti QX80 model will rival models Mercedes-Benz GL-Class, Range Rover Sport, Lincoln Navigator, Cadillac Escalade and Lexus LX 570.