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Infiniti confirms to be introducing an updated Q70 sedan and QX80 SUV at NYC

Infiniti got on the newsreel to announce that they’ll be bringing some updated Q70 sedans and QX80 SUVs to the New York Auto Show later this week, featuring revisions equating to mid-cycle refreshes. Following Infiniti’s recent nomenclature makeover, the Infiniti Q70 was formerly the M performance sedan while the QX80 was once the QX56. The […]

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Report: Infiniti to drop V8 engines from its lineup

There is no surprise that tougher fuel-economy and emissions regulations are putting a dent in high-performance cars with giant V8s. New reports suggest that Infiniti will soon be dropping V8 engines from its lineup in favor of turbo 4-cylinder and 6-cylinder engines. EVs and hybrids could also play a part in getting more performance out […]

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Infiniti comes to Chin with long-wheel-base M35 Hybrid

As we previously reported, Nissan has made the decision to build its luxury Infiniti brand in China, starting with two models. We now know that one of those two will be the M long-wheel-based model, which will be available in as an n/a and a hybrid. This model was created just for the Chinese market […]

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Infiniti M Hybrid vs. Porsche Panamera S Hybrid

Video: Infiniti M Hybrid ‘The Duel’ commercial shows it whopping the Porsche Panamera S Hybrid’s ass

In Sept. 2011, the new 360-hp Infiniti M Hybrid set the Guinness World Record for the world’s fastest hybrid by running the standing quarter mile in 13.9031 seconds. Infiniti is now banking on that move with a new commercial released yesterday called ‘The Duel.’ The commercial shows the Infiniti M35h Hybrid going head-to-head with the 2012 Porsche […]

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Nissan, Mitsubishi confirm plans to share Fuga, MINICAB-MiEV

Following reports earlier this week Nissan and Mitsubishi have confirmed that the two companies have agreed to expand the scope of their OEM supply agreements in the Japanese market. Nissan confirmed that it will provide the Fuga sedan to Mitsubishi Motors starting from summer 2012. “The two companies have started deliberations on the provision of […]

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Mitsubishi to get rebadged Infiniti M in Japan, may be the Diamante

Mitsubishi Motors, a brand that is rarely discussed if we’re not talking about the Lancer Evolution X, is getting a new flagship sedan that could be the successor to the Diamante sedan that was shelved in 2004. Under a new agreement with Nissan, Mitsubishi will start selling a rebadged version of the Nissan Fuga sedan, […]

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2012 Infiniti M Hybrid sets Guinness World Record for fastest hybrid car

The Infiniti M Hybrid has officially become the world’s fastest accelerating hybrid. How official? Guinness World Record official. Driven by journalist Tim Pollard and overseen by Guinness World Records, the 360-horsepower gas/electric Infiniti M Hybrid covered the standing quarter mile in 13.9031 seconds (an average of all runs). The car used during the test was a standard […]

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Video: Infiniti M35h Hybrid Nurburgring race, Vettel vs. Webber

Meet the world’s fastest accelerating hybrid – the 2012 Infiniti M35h Hybrid sedan. To celebrate the launch of European sales for the model, Infiniti put its brand ambassador, Sebastian Vettel, in a new M35h and his team mate Mark Webber in a M37 S Premium and set them loose on the Nurburgring Nordschleife. Yes, it’s […]

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What does Infiniti plan on introducing within the next 5 years?

Infiniti and parent company Nissan has just unveiled its newest international “Midterm Plan Announcement,” which translates into about 12 new Infiniti and Nissan models will be introduced in the next five years. Nissan has promised to introduce a new vehicle every six weeks for the next six years. But what about Infiniti? Starting with the […]

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Confirmed: Infiniti M25 not coming to the United States

As lame as it may sound, it seems like it would be a smart move for Infiniti to bring its M25 sedan powered by a 2.5-liter VQ25VHR M25 to the United States. A 4,000 pound sedan with a smaller-displacement engine, with a cheaper price tag and higher fuel-economy could compete well with the likes of […]

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