Built on the same platform with Mercedes-Benz A-Class, the 2018 Infiniti Q30 is a gorgeous car adopting a great hatchback design with some elements of Crossover. This concept model has been in the US market for quite a long time though lacking in the Chinese Market. The automaker is now going to release the new version offered for both the US market and worldwide market. Customers should expect redesigned exterior and interior.
2018 Infiniti Q30 Exterior and Interior
2018 Infiniti Q30 the manufacturer has carried forward the previous impressive concept styling with some few changes. The front end will be more detailed adopting double-arch grille featuring 3-D effect mesh while the hood line adopts a double wave effect. Expect revised headlights, new side skirts that have been painted to match the car’s body and new mirrors which are now milder. The rear end will feature rectangular shaped exhaust tips adopting dark-chrome finish.
Generally, the exterior outlook for 2018 Infiniti Q30 is very impressive, thanks to its shark-like nose that extends to the fenders. Inside the Infiniti Q30, there is going to be a luxurious and comfortable cabin adopting the latest infotainment system. Both the door trim and armrests have been fitted with soft-touch materials while the D-shaped steering wheel is upholstered high-quality leather materials which have been extended to the seats. The infotainment which adopts touch screen display will feature a premium audio system with satellite radio, USB port interface, Bluetooth wireless audio and phone connectivity. The spacious interior provides enough headroom and legroom for both passengers and the driver. Among the safety features include parking assist system, blind-spot warning system, rearview camera, multiple airbags and others.
2018 Infiniti Q30 Engine
In the U.S market, the new 2018 Infiniti Q30 will feature only a single powertrain. This is a 2.0 liter turbocharged 4-cylinder gasoline engine unit that is capable of generating up to 208 horsepower. This engine will also be available for the Europe-Bond Sport and Premium models. 2018 Infiniti Q30 it will be mated to either seven-speed dual clutch transmission providing either automatic gear changes or manual gearbox, though there will be a six-speed manual transmission for those who prefers the third pedal. Front-wheel drive will be standard while all-wheel drive (AWD) will lack in the US market. In terms of acceleration, 2018 Infiniti Q30 is capable of achieving 60 miles per hour in just 7.3 seconds. 2018 Infiniti Q30 however, in the other market, consumers will have a wide range of engines to choose from. These will involve three different powertrains.
The first one is a 1.6-liter four cylinder engine which will be designed in two variants in terms of power output; of either 154 horsepower or 120 horsepower. The second one will be 1.5-liter 4-cylinder diesel engine that is rated at 107 horsepower. 2018 Infiniti Q30 the last option available will be 2.2-liter 4-cylinder diesel engine capable of powering out up to 168 horsepower.
2018 Infiniti Q30 Release Date and Price
The manufacturer has not yet provided the full details concerning the price and release date for 2018 Infiniti Q30. However, there are high chances the car will feature in the auto market towards the end of 2018 or during the first quarter of 2019. 2018 Infiniti Q30 Price will be around $23,000 for the base model.