Whether if it’s a commercial, expert reviews, or a few awards to boast around, the Infiniti M Hybrid’s presence is well known to all. It’s history speaks highly of the 2013 Infiniti M Hybrid. The 2011 Infiniti M (as seen at www.jbainfiniti.com) was named one of Ward’s “Auto Interior of the Year” Winners. As well as the prestigious Top Safety Pick Award, always good to pull that card out in this day and age. And atlas, Popular Mechanics awarded the 2011 Infiniti M as top 2011 Luxury vehicle. But what does this mean for the Infiniti M hybrid? It’s credibility and explanation for the amazing specifications on this item!
The Infiniti M Hybrid features a 3.5-liter V6 engine with a lithium-ion battery and 50 kW electric motor. Engine 258 lb-ft of torque and electric motor 199 lb-ft of torque. With a beautiful valve train to match, a few things included are: double overhead camshaft, 4 valves per cylinder with microfinished camshafts, steel intake and exhaust valves(high-flow tuned induction system) and more.
The Infiniti M Hybrid pushes 360hp with this wind breaking engine. Managing this heavy artillery is Electronically controlled 7-speed automatic transmission and the Hybrid Regenerative Braking System, that recaptures energy normally lost when braking in order to charge the lithium battery that powers the powertrain. As for the interior, it features the finest, Japanese Ash wood trim, leather-appointed interior, leather-wrapped steering wheel and shift knob, Bose 2-channel, 10 speaker Premium Audi system, that is only found in the best vehicles. Technology like the Infiniti Hard Drive Navigation System.
Infiniti Controller for comfort and convenience features and more. Safety features that work as backseat and front passenger seat drivers. Blind Spot Warning, Forward Collision Warning, Intelligent Brake Assist, Lane Departure Warning and more. The vehicle seems like a protective bubble, and the exterior reflects the same sophistication, especially in the aerodynamic body frame. The exterior also features dual exhaust with polished finishers, automatic-on/off High Intensity Discharge(HID)bi-functional xenon headlights with wiper interlock and amazingly more.
The starting price is at $54,750, and it stands alone as the only Infiniti Hybrid. No one at home to compare it to, but compared to top 3 competitors, 2013 Audi A6 3.0T Premium, 2013 BMW Active Hybrid 5 Base, 2013 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Base, the Infiniti M Hybrid has about 50 Infiniti advantages over these 3 legends. That says a lot, to highlight two important advantages, the Infiniti has better fuel economy at 27 city mpg and more power under the hood at 302hp