The reports are saying that Infiniti QX50 is going to replace QX70 crossover. But, the company is not confirming this yet. Instead, bosses will give another chance to as 2019 Infiniti QX70 is debuting by the end of this year. Interior features are now even more luxurious in the premium package. Competitors, such as Porsche Cayenne, will have to make a quick response to keep the pace. Nissan’s luxury department will bring back Sport package. Elite Sport version will be available, but again for buyers in the Middle East.
The MSRP of the 2019 Infiniti QX70 will remain the same as for the last edition in 2017. Whatsoever, there are many additions and updates, so we can talk about the redesign of this luxury SUV. Only two versions are on the way, regular and AWD, and buyers can opt for additional packages. Infiniti is going to refresh the color palette for its mid-size crossover.
2019 Infiniti QX70 Price and Launch Date
The release date of the 2019 Infiniti QX70 is set for the end of this year. The crossover will probably debut at Auto Show in LA. As we already said, Infiniti QX70 is keeping the starting price for the base model. So, with 2WD, the SUV will cost just under $46,000. All-wheel drive edition raises the price for about $2k. So, MSRP of the vehicle won’t go over $50,000.
Packages – Sport, Elite Sport, Premium, Limited
Sport package for Infiniti QX70 costs $3,500. It adds 21-inch wheels with a unique design. A 4-way power adjustment of the driver seat is available. Pedals are made of aluminum, and paddle shifters of magnesium. The 2019 Infiniti QX70 Elite Sport is a special package for UAE market. All-black wheels, more details on the grille and air vents, will make this vehicle sportier and more expensive. It is coming as 2019 Infiniti QX70s Elite Sport.
Buyers can also choose to get a navigation through a Premium package. The latest infotainment features include voice recognition, occupant memory, and camera-assist system. Limited and technology package will be also refreshed with new, unique details and accessories.
2019 Infiniti QX70 Specs, Possible Hybrid Version
Under the bonnet of the 2019 Infiniti QX70 will be the same 3.7-liter V-6 engine as for the last edition. Transmission is a 7-speed auto. It features manual mode and adaptive shift control. Together, the combination is good for 325 hp and 270 pound-feet of torque. Rear-wheel drive is standard. Drivers can improve balance and traction by using an all-wheel drive model.
The 2019 Infiniti QX70 could also get a hybrid version. It would definitely improve the chances on the market for this crossover, especially now when it’s future is under a question mark. Whatsoever, experts are not sure which conventional drivetrain could be the base for a plug-in model. This company had QX50 and QX60 crossovers with a hybrid drivetrain, but these were discontinued after a short stint on the market.
The 2019 Infiniti QX70 will fill the spot in the mid-size two-row segment. It is hard to believe that QX50 is going to grow and move from a current position in the compact class. On the other hand, QX60 is a 7-seater three-row mid-size SUV. So, for experts, the QX70 has the future in Infiniti’s crossover lineup.