Infiniti is going to introduce a new crossover for the model year 2017 with the name, 2017 Infiniti Q30. This is first ever crossover that will sit on top of the remaining models in the lineup. It is a premium energetic car, which is anything but compromising. The new crossover comes with greater sophistication, progressive styling, and highly developed technology, which will make only the dare people to assume its driver’s seat. All efforts have been taken by the automaker to make the 2017 model crossover a powerful candidate to vie competently with its class competitors. Major opponent are the well-accredited CLA and the GLA crossover from Mercedes-Benz, Q3 from Audi and X2, X3-Series from BMW.
2017 Infiniti Q30 Changes
The all-new Infiniti Q30 2017 is expected to have a daring outside design, with physically powerful looks, and solid performance. This will make it an ideal vehicle for downtown roads or weekend venture. It comes with profound, carved lines, which make the new vehicle look longer than the earlier model. The new vehicle’s wheel curves will perfectly complement the 19-inch aluminum alloy wheels that further accentuate its aggressive stance. These bigger wheels not only balance the well-built proportions, they are also designed to offer more responsive handling and to offer a more comfortable ride to the passengers.
The front fascia of the new Q30 crossover comes equipped with a dual-arch grille, bearing the signature of Infiniti. Its front part and the sides hold the branded eye-stimulated LED headlamp design. Around back, it comes equipped with the similar design taillights for an authoritative character from each angle. The side of the vehicle is interposed by the Infiniti hemispherical-shaped C-Pillar and a spectacular rising and plunging shoulder line that flows through the whole length of the new crossover.
Infiniti Q30 2017 Interior
Inside the all-new 2017 Infiniti Q30 Crossover, the shapes stream naturally in gorgeous asymmetry. The intersecting lines of the interior of the new Q30 are appetizingly dynamic. The cabin has been created to be spectacular the instant the passengers open the door. Each interior surface of the cabin offers a premium touch and feel, owing to the liberal use of premium materials.
All seats inside the cabin are designed with high-quality materials to offer a comfortable ride to its occupants. Both the seats and the dashboard are upholstered in genuine Nappa leather to offer an excellent softness. The front pillars and the headliner, center armrests, and doors are wrapped in an elegant Dinamica material. This was first developed for the high-style industry to offer the feel and look of suede.
2017 Infiniti Q30 interior
From the sense of acceleration to the howl of the engine, passengers can amplify the traveling experience of power and the association to every movement. This time, the 2017 Infiniti Q30 gets five different engines, among which three are petrol units and two are diesel units.
When comes to gasoline units, the first will be a four-cylinder, 1.6-liter capacity power plant. This generates the peak power and twist of 120 HP at 5,000 RPM and 147 lbs per foot at 1,250-4,000 RPM respectively. The powertrain will consume 60 mpg / 3.9 liters of fuel per 100 km and it releases 103 g/km of CO2 gas.
The next petrol power plant will be of the same displacement, but it is finely tuned to offer a bit more power and torque of 154 HP at 5,300 RPM and 184 lbs per foot at 1,250-4,000 RPM respectively. The powertrain will consume 57 mpg / 4.1 liters of fuel per 100 km and it releases 108 g/km of CO2 gas.
The third gasoline power unit(US only option) will be a 4-cylinder, 2.0-liter capacity motor that has been tuned to offer the power and twist of 208 HP at 5,500 RPM and 258 lbs per foot at 1,200-4,000 RPM respectively. The powertrain consume 40,5 mpg / 5.8 liters of fuel per 100 km and it releases 134 g/km of CO2 gas. This engine accelerates from 0-60 mph for 6 sec. with the top speed of 155 mph.
When comes to diesel variants, the first engine that will be a 4-cylinder, 1.5-liter capacity unit to bring the peak power and twist of 107 HP at 4,000 RPM and 191 lbs per foot at 1,750-2,500 RPM respectively. The powertrain consume 39 mpg / 6.0 liters of fuel per 100 km and it releases 139 g/km of CO2 gas.
The next Infiniti Q30 2017 diesel engine will be a 4-cylinder, 2.2-liter capacity unit with the maximum power and twist of 167 HP at 3,400-4,000 RPM and 258 lbs per foot at 1,400-3,400 RPM respectively. The powertrain will consume 46 mpg / 5.1 liters of fuel per 100 km and it releases 133 g/km of CO2 gas.
All powertrains will be mated to a seven-rate double-clutch automated transmission or with a six-speed manual gearbox.
Base price and release date
The release date of the 2017 Infiniti Q30 for sale will be during the last part of 2016 with the estimated base cost of $30,000.