Infinite Adrenaline

While it may not be the most well-known Japanese luxury car, Infiniti provides a worthy alternative to Lexus and top European carmakers. The all-new Q60 blends engineering with luxury and adds a dash of pure adrenalin.
Text by Bill Lindsey | May 20, 2018 | Luxury

Just as Toyota begat Lexus as their luxury marque, so too did Nissan create Infiniti as its flagship brand. Both produce great examples of 4-wheeled engineering, but Infiniti appeals to those who savor excellence delivered in a more low-key approach. When powered by the optional Godzilla-like 400-hp, twin-turbo V6 and available AWD, the Q50 is a “sleeper” performance car. That means it has a lot more go than might be expected, given its urbane looks. As expected of a high-end model, it features the latest technology you’d also find on big-bucks Mercedes such as radar cruise, lane control, emergency braking and 360-degree camera views. However, unlike other “sport coupes” that are shamelessly adorned with faux louvers and 4-way exhausts to look fast, the Q60 is the real deal. It’ll raise your blood pressure in a good way as you seek and destroy twisty roads while lavishing in opulent style;