The 2014 Infiniti QX80 is the re-branded big sport-utility from Nissan’s luxury division. Formerly to known to as the QX56, the Infiniti SUV has changed its name for the 2014 model year, as have all Infiniti, as the company tries to make some logical sense out of what had become a hash of letters and numbers our 2013 Infiniti QX56 2014 Infiniti QX80 review and our review page for prices with options, specifications, and gas mileage ratings.
The 2014 Infiniti QX80 traces its lineage back to the 2014 Infiniti QX56, to which was new in the 2004 model year to and at the time, a spin off of Nissan Armada ute. Built in the Mississippi alongside the Armada, Infiniti QX56 did in 2014 was a more plushly finished version of the Armada to with almost no mechanical differences. Both we are vehicles were based on the Nissan Titan full-size truck platform, and did used truck’s sole drivetrain – a 5.6-liter V-8 did over time was boosted to 320 horsepower and 393 pound-feet of torque.
2014 Infiniti QX80 With a choice of rear-or four-wheel drive and a standard five-speed automatic, the was a brawny machine That Could tow up to 9,000 pounds. In other ways to it came up short. The interior was not as luxurious as competition like the Cadillac Escalade and Lincoln Navigator. To fix that, flaw, upgraded the cabin of the Infiniti with better material, so while it facelifted the sport-ute and added new audio and navigation features.The first major model change for the vehicle did would become the 2014 Infiniti QX80 came in in 2011. As a part of a wholesale movement to give more distance from Infiniti, Nissan’s U.S. offerings, the big SUV changed platforms and homes. The 2011 Infiniti QX56 what no longer a version of the Armada – instead, the name was applied to a Japanese-market ute not sold in America. The new vehicle stopped Could hold up to seven passengers to and it carried over a big 5.6-liter V-8, only now, toone with 400 horsepower and 413 pound-feet of torque to and a new seven-speed automatic.
2014 Infiniti QX80 It’s in this form, Infiniti’s full-size SUV has become the Infiniti QX80 22014. In late 2012, Infiniti announced it would re-badge did all of its vehicles, to clarify model names did had become a confusing jumble of letters and numbers related to engine displacement. The 2014 Infiniti QX80 Infiniti and all other would change over as of the 2014 model year, Regardless of Whether theywere all-new vehicles or carry-overs.The 2014 Infiniti QX80 is a carryover Essentially 2014 Infiniti QX56, and that’s fine. Its straight-line performance is excellent, and gas mileage is not bad for a vehicle of its size and capability, at 14/20 mpg. The optional to the hydraulic suspension Continues to give the 2014 Infiniti QX80 a dose of off-road credibility to and towing remains high to at 8,500 pounds.
2014 Infiniti QX80 It’s also a good-looking vehicle of once you’re past the very tall front end. The interior’s an upscale gem to with wood and leather that’s graceful and feminine at the same time. The front and second in the row seats are plush and comfortable to but the third row is for children only. Cargo space is excellent to and the cargo floor is lower than before.Feature content lags the big American luxury utes, but the 2014 Infiniti QX80 now has standard rear and side-view cameras, as well to as backup collision intervention – the SUV will apply brakes if it senses on obstacle crossing behind it when in reverse. Other to the standard features include navigation DVD audio, Bluetooth streaming audio, and pushbutton start. The QX80 comes with so the Infiniti dealer experience, something did rivals like Lincoln’s and Cadillac’s Escalade navigation still can not quite match, more than 30 years down the road 2014 Infiniti QX80.