Infiniti is stepping into entry-level crossover range with their brand new SUV, the QX30. This vehicle is facing tough opponent in the market, with Mercedes GLA-class as main competitor. However, Nissan’s luxury branch is ready for challenge, according from what we have seen. Nevertheless, there is room for more improvements and additions. Current, 2016 year model had positive critics from users. Moreover, company is already planning new 2019 Infiniti QX30. Well, new generation is not planned yet, as well as bigger redesign. So, this model is coming refreshed with minor changes.
2019 Infiniti QX30 engine
Experts believe there is no reason for company to change drivetrain for 2019 Infiniti QX30. Nevertheless, slight tuning of the 2.0-l unit is expected. Current vehicle is ready to deliver 208 hp and 258 lb-ft of torque. With minor modifications, we believe few horses and pound-feet are going to be added to output. Turbocharged engine wasn’t perform well at mid-range rpm. New crossover could fix this lack noted by users. Although it is positioned in compact SUV range, acceleration of 6.5 seconds is excellent. All-wheel drive is optional again, with FWD being standard offer. Seven-speed dual-clutch transmission is coming again on the 2019 QX30.
2019 Infiniti QX30 redesign
Styling of the 2019 Infiniti QX30 will be pretty much the same as on the current model. However, to make it refreshed, designers are preparing few changes. Rear end window was small, and heavy C-pillars provided better visibility. Blind spots are reduced. Room on the rear seats is reduced with sloping roofline. On the other hand, aerodynamic is improved. Storage area is not so great, with just 20 cubic feet for cargo. Designers paid more attention on performance of the crossover. Because of that, new suspensions are there. Steering is easier and more comfortable. As it is on current SUV, 2019 QX30 offers three steering modes. There are Eco, Sport and Manual.
2019 Infiniti QX30 price
Value of the luxurious crossover is acceptable. So it should be with 2019 Infiniti QX30. Starting price from $31,000 could be modified for higher trims. Also, AWD version is more expensive than regular model.