Infiniti

Infiniti Q50

Price $44,995 – $56,195
Fuel consumption 8.7 – 12.5 L/100km
The Car Guide rating 71%(view ratings)
Infiniti's Q50 luxury sedan and Q60 coupe are equipped as standard with a 3.0-litre V6 engine that develops 300 horsepower in the 3.0t LUXE, Signature and Sport trim levels, while the Red Sport 400 variants benefit from more muscle thanks to a twin-turbo, 3.0-litre V6 that produces 400 horsepower. All these versions are offered with a seven-speed automatic transmission as well as an all-wheel drive system.

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Test Drives2018 Infiniti Q50 Red Sport 400: The Excellent Compromise
We’re looking for a powerful and luxurious compact sedan? Audi, BMW and Mercedes-Benz are probably the first brands that pop into our collective minds, but there are many more to choose from, such as Japanese brands Acura, Infiniti and Lexus, Swedish brand Volvo, Italian brand Alfa Romeo, Korean brand Genesis …
Test Drives2018 Infiniti Q50 Red Sport 400: The Underdog Has Bite
If your company is competing in the compact luxury sedan segment and it’s not named BMW, Audi or Mercedes-Benz, then you’re an underdog. Sure, you might find a top ten list here or there with the odd outsider besting the big three Germans, but for the most part, they remain …
First Drives2018 Infiniti Q50: Subtle Restyle
Having premiered in March at the Geneva Auto Show and now scheduled to make its way into Canadian dealerships in August, the 2018 Infiniti Q50 has been restyled ever so subtly—to the point that the changes aren’t even noticeable. The brand’s sport sedan borrows its steering wheel and shifter from …
Test Drives2016 Infiniti Q50 Red Sport 400: Sleeper Fans Rejoice
It's going on three years now since Infiniti's 2014 brand-naming shakeup, which saw all sedans inherit a Q designation and all SUVs inherit the letters QX. Most car buffs and a portion of the general population have probably swallowed that sour pill, but as much as the brand would like …
First Drives2016 Infiniti Q50 Hybrid: Delving into the Unknown
LAGO D’ISEO, Italy – On a trip to the Italian Grand Prix, we seized the opportunity to get reacquainted with the least known member of the Infiniti Q50 range, the Q50 Hybrid, whose sales figures remain confidential, primarily due to its very high cost. With a starting price of $56,400, …
Spotlight onInfiniti and Formula 1
The Renault-Nissan Alliance allowed the Infiniti brand to invite itself into the great Formula 1 circus for a few years now. Not too long ago, Infiniti stamped its logo in the engine cover of the Red Bull team and Sebastien Vettel was named “Director de Performance” at Nissan’s luxury division.
First Drives2016 Infiniti Q50 Red Sport 400: Understated Power
Formerly known as the G37, the Infiniti Q50 is the second-best selling model for Nissan’s luxury brand. It ranks just under the QX60 seven-passenger crossover. Barely two years after Q50’s last makeover, the manufacturer is making some significant changes to the sport sedan, including new lines, more technology and, most …

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TorontoInfiniti’s New Q50 I-LINE and Q60 I-LINE on Display in Toronto
Infiniti is launching its new I-LINE editions of the Q50 sedan and Q60 coupe, which will only be offered in Canada starting next month. I-LINE stands for “Inspired Line” and should appear on more of the brand’s models in the future. The 2019 Infiniti Q50 I-LINE is based on the …
Detroit2016 Infiniti Q50 and 2017 Infiniti Q60: Signs of Life
The 2016 Infiniti Q50 sedan and 2017 Infiniti Q60 coupe indicate that there are signs of life at the premium Japanese brand. After a tepidly-received update of the Q50 that was chided for not offering the same engaging driving experience as rivals from BMW and Audi - and with no …
NewsInfiniti adding trio of turbo engines to Q50 sedan for 2016
The Infiniti Q50 sedan will receive three new turbocharged engine choices for the 2016 model year, including a 400-horsepower 3.0-litre. Dubbed "the most advanced V6 ever offered by Infiniti," the 400-horsepower, twin-turbocharged 3.0-litre is one of two members of the new VR-series engine family that replaces the award-winning 3.7-litre naturally-aspirated …
News2016 Infiniti Q50 : More Power And Better Steering
While the Infiniti Q50 is a sleek-looking sedan offering a lot of equipment for its price, it was missing a few touches that made it somewhat less attractive than its competitors. First of all, its digital steering felt like it was completely disconnected from the road, which was very unpleasant …
NewsSpa-Francorchamps Blocks Infiniti’s Trademarking of Eau Rouge
It seems as though the board of directors of Spa-Francorchamps is not happy with the fact that a car is about to bear the name of one of its most famous turns: Infiniti recently tried to obtain marketing rights to the Eau Rouge name, only to face a rebuttal from …
NewsAJAC’s 2014 Canadian Car of the Year Awards
Twelve “Best New” category winners were announced today by the Automobile Journalists Association of Canada, better known as AJAC. The twelve “Best New” categories cover the full new-model spectrum, including “Best New Small Car,” “Best New Luxury Car,” and “Best New SUV/CUV.” Most mainstream categories are further divided by price, …

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Infiniti Q50 Red Sport 400 - Test Drive
Despite building good vehicles with class leading powertrains,Infiniti has yet to build an identity or the cachet with consumers as Lexus has done. Could the Q50 Red Sport be the vehicle that will turn things around? For more stories about the Infiniti Q50, hit the link - https://www.guideautoweb.com/en/makes/infiniti/q50/2018/ To watch …
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Review: The 2018 Infiniti Q50
Although only a refresh, Infiniti is hoping the Q50 might be a step in the right direction. For more stories about the Infiniti Q50, hit the link - https://www.guideautoweb.com/en/makes/infiniti/q50/2018/ To watch all our most up to date content, check out our TV show schedule - https://www.guideautoweb.com/en/motoring-tv/schedule/ Check out our website …
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Review - Infiniti Q50
Infiniti has raised the sedan bar significantly with the all new Infiniti Q50. Brad tells us more about it in this review. Motoring 2014 Episode 8 …
Clips
2014 Infiniti Q50 Aerodynamics Trailer
Inspired by their Formula racing tech, Infiniti took the 2014 Q50's aerodynamics into a whole new level in order to increase car performance. Head of Aerodynamics at Infiniti-Red Bull Racing, Peter Prodromou, explains what they did in the 2014 model of this luxury sedan.