Drive Wire: Infiniti Shows Off the New Q50
The new genlemen's express.
Infiniti has announced its gentleman’s express Q50 sedan will get a 400-horsepower twin turbo V-6 for the 2016 model year. Infiniti says the all-aluminum unit is the most advanced V-6 it has ever built, and indeed it’s chock full of turbo-centric goodies like an optimized turbine blade design, water-cooled engine charging, and nifty turbine speed monitoring electronics. We’re excited to drive this, of course, but just as excited to see the somewhat coarse old VQ-Series six leave the building.
- RELATEDNew Infiniti Q50 Red Sport 400 Takes Aim at BMW M3The GT-R-powered Eau Rouge isn’t going to production. Here’s your 400-horsepower consolation prize.READ NOW
- RELATEDRed Bull Racing, Infiniti Decide to Just Be FriendsAn old Formula 1 power couple is calling it quits.READ NOW
- RELATEDInfiniti Design Chief Alfonso Albaisa Cheats Death on the High SeasThe stylist lashes himself to the mast of his beloved, beautiful Beneteau.READ NOW