2016 Infiniti Q50 Gets Twin-Turbo V6 with 400 HP - 6MT.net Infiniti G35/G37/GTR Forums
User Tag List

LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 1 Old 12-16-2015, 11:44 AM Thread Starter
Join Date: Jul 2010
Posts: 236
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
(Thread Starter)
Default 2016 Infiniti Q50 Gets Twin-Turbo V6 with 400 HP

Itís not quite the insane performance of the Q50 Eau Rouge, but the 2016 Infiniti Q50 has been updated with a 400-horsepower V6 engine.

At a special holiday event, the Japanese luxury automaker unveiled the 2016 Infiniti Q50 ahead of its public debut at the 2016 Detroit Auto Show, boasting three new engines including the 400-hp 3.0-liter twin-turbo V6.

As the most advanced V6 ever offered by the brand, it has the highest standard horsepower in its class for a non-specialty model. The powerplant will come in a new Infiniti Q50 Red Sport 400 model starting early spring 2016. Other enhancements on the Q50 Red Sport 400 include all-new dynamic digital suspension, a new rack-mounted electronic power steering or an updated version of direct adaptive steering setup and staggered 19-inch wheels.

In addition to the twin-turbo V6, a 300-hp version will be available across the entire Q50 lineup in late spring. The third new powerplant is a 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder with 208 hp, developed in conjunction with Daimler. That engine will be offered in base and Premium Q50 2.0t models starting in late winter. Buyers can also expect the Q50 Hybrid in late winter 2016, featuring a 3.5-liter hybrid powertrain with a combined system output of 360 hp.

Infiniti will also show off the all-new 2017 Infiniti Q60 sport coupe at the 2016 Detroit Auto Show, where we can likely expect the same powerplants to be offered.

'The Q50 has been the heart of our Infiniti lineup since it was introduced two years ago. So now itís only appropriate that we get Q50 driversí hearts beating a little faster with these advanced VR-series engines,' Infiniti said.
Read more about the 2016 Infiniti Q50 Gets Twin-Turbo V6 with 400 HP at AutoGuide.com.
AutoGuide.com is offline  
Sponsored Links

  6MT.net Infiniti G35/G37/GTR Forums > Infiniti G35/G37 News & Polls > Infiniti G35/G37 News / Site News

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
FS: AZ 2003 DynoComp Twin Turbo Infiniti G35 Sedan TwinTurboSedan Cars for Sale 3 07-23-2010 10:42 PM
Twin Turbo and Twin Supercharged Nissan GT-R trev0006 Picture / Media Posts 1 07-24-2009 04:15 PM
2003 Twin Turbo Built Engine Laser Red Infiniti G35 Coupe (5at) . Tinman Cars for Sale 3 07-27-2008 07:50 PM
Enter the rumormill: 500HP Infiniti G37 twin-turbo on tap for 2010 dascrow Infiniti G35/G37 News / Site News 16 04-04-2007 09:39 PM
Enter the rumormill: 500HP Infiniti G37 twin-turbo!! El Calor G37 Coupe 2 03-23-2007 03:03 PM

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome