2018 Infiniti Q50 Hybrid Explained – Video
The 2018 Infiniti Q50 Hybrid is also available with an advanced 360 horsepower 3.5-liter V6 gasoline-electric hybrid, which features Infiniti’s proven Direct Response Hybrid system with Intelligent Dual Clutch Control.
The Q50 exterior redesign retains its sleek proportions and athletic stance while establishing greater differentiation between model grades.
Inside, the new Q50 adds an enhanced level of artistry to the high-tech cabin, providing a comfortable and connected space. The creation of the new grade structure has enabled Infiniti designers to differentiate each model with its own unique interior character.
Changes to the interior include unique stitching on premium and soft-touch materials that surround the instrument panel and a sport-oriented leather shift knob. Other interior features include the brand’s spinal support seats that ensure a comfortable space, a new steering wheel with molded positions for the driver’s thumbs and Infiniti InTouch Services designed to effortlessly synchronize the car and driver.
Innovative driver assistance technologies that empower and support the driver are abundant on the Q50. They include available Direct Adaptive Steering, Active Lane Control, Intelligent Cruise Control, Distance Control Assist, Backup Collision Intervention, Blind Spot Warning and Intervention, Lane Departure Warning and Prevention, Forward Emergency Braking, and Predictive Forward Collision Warning.
All 2018 Q50 models come equipped with a refined 7-speed automatic transmission with available steering wheel-mounted paddle shifters. The Infiniti Drive Mode Selector with Snow, Eco, Standard, Sport and Personal settings is also standard on all models, part of the Infiniti InTuition™ System, an advanced customizable digital environment system that allows drivers to create unique settings for engine, suspension and steering settings.