This summer has been a busy season for INFINITI as they’ve released more information on their new crossover, the 2023 INFINITI QX55. Ever since its original debut, the QX55 has received praise from enthusiasts everywhere. Now, this same crossover lineup will be receiving numerous improvements to its amenities, additional driver-assistive features, and the inclusion of the INFINITI Premium Care suite.
Another great addition that drivers will be happy to have is the inclusion of a 3-year complimentary scheduled maintenance program for all the 2023 models of the company. This includes several inspections, tire check-ups, and other services that aim to improve customer satisfaction.
For the interior of the 2023 INFINITI QX55, the interior has been revamped with a couple of new features such as the inclusion of automatic folding outside mirrors that come with heating capabilities. The driver’s seat has also been upgraded to a 4-way power-adjustable seat while LED lighting has been integrated onto the car’s door handles.
The driver-assistive suite of the QX55 ESSENTIAL trim level has also been improved with the addition of Traffic Sign Recognition features. The LED headlights of the QX55 also received new features such as automatic leveling features and an adaptive front lighting fixture. The starting price of the QX55 Essential starts at $54,250.
For the higher-end model, the QX55 SENSORY, drivers will get additional luxurious amenities to the 2nd row of seats such as the inclusion of heating functions. This model also gets a 4-way power-adjustable seat with lumbar adjustment and a set of outboard seats.
When it comes down to it, the QX55’s powertrain is expected to be both powerful and innovative. Every model of the QX55 lineup will have a Variable Compression Turbocharged Engine with all models coming with the brand’s Intelligent All-Wheel-Drive system as standard in North America. The engine itself is capable of producing around 268 horsepower and a torque output of 280 pounds-feet. Through the use of a multi-link system, the powertrain can manipulate its piston’s strokes for optimal performance.
The QX55 also makes use of a Continuously Variable Transmission that’s aided by “Shift-By-Wire” technology, allowing it to respond to the driver’s input in an instant. It also comes with various driving modes that are changeable through the included paddle shifters and the INFINITI Drive Mode Selector. Its driving modes include Standard, ECO, Sport, and a custom mode that can be tailored by the driver.
The technology feature onboard the 2023 INFINITI QX55 is high-tech and quite versatile, a treat for techies everywhere. The crossover comes with both Android Auto and Apple CarPlay capabilities as standard features with no confirmation yet if Bluetooth is supported. Passengers can also plug-in through 5 USB ports composed of 2 USB-C connectors and 3 USB-C Connectors.
All models of the 2023 INFINITI QX55 will release during the summer season for North American buyers, specifically in the U.S. We’ll keep you posted on more information on this fantastic new crossover as it gets released.