Infiniti brand, Nissan company, expanding its range of new models. At the same time, some old models will replace entirely new. This process takes place gradually, and in the next year, customers will be offered new entry-level Infinitis. One of the new model, is the compact crossover SUV, the 2016 Infiniti QX30. This SUV will have its premiere in March 2015 at the Geneva Motor Show. Home sales is scheduled for the second half of 2015.
2016 Infiniti QX30 – Design
In Geneva, the audience will be familiar with the concept version of this SUV. The new QX30 SUVis the sibling model Q30 hatchback. Both models are set at the Mercedes MFA platform. On it are based models of Mercedes A, B and CLA class. This move is the result of successful cooperation between Nissan and Daimler. From the available spy photos and a few teasers, which the company announced can be discerned, the direction of design 2016 QX30. The design of the vehicle is a combination of sharp angles and curves. This sets it apart from all competing models, European car manufacturer. This QX30 has a typical crossover cues. Swopping lines and raised roof bars, presenting this as an urban crossover model that satisfies different tastes and requirements of customers.
The new Q30 and QX30 are produced in the UK, in the Nissan Sunderland plant. 2016 QX30 SUV has the task of attracting customers younger age groups. It is expected that this model on the European market, successfully compete with the Audi Q3, BMW X1 and MB GLA models.
Successful cooperation between Nissan and Daimler company, is not only based on the use of the platform. Specifically, it is expected that the 2016 Infiniti QX30 to be equipped with Mercedes’ engine. It is a 2.0-liter, 4-cylinder turbo engine that develops 211 hp and 320 Nm of torque. For the version on the European market, it is expected offer some of the diesel engine.
Sales of this SUV model, will start in the second half of 2015. In the beginning, 2016 Infiniti QX30 will be available on the European market, until the beginning of sales in the US market, is expected in early 2016.