Starting at $33,950 (plus $905 destination charge), the basic Q50 holds a new turbocharged 2-liter four-cylinder engine, which makes 208 horsepower and 258 pound-feet of torque. Optional is a new twin-turbo 3-liter V6 that develops 300 horsepower and 295 pound-feet. Midseason brought a third choice: the Q50 Red Sport 400, with a high-output 400-horsepower V6 that generates 350 pound-feet of torque.
All Q50 models use a seven-speed automatic transmission and can have either rear-drive or optional ($2,000) all-wheel drive.
Five trim levels are offered: 2.0t, 2.0t Premium, 3.0t Premium, 3.0t Sport, and Red Sport 400. A Q50 Hybrid also is available. Cars with 3.0t (V6) engine will be available later in the model year.
Standard INFINITI Q50 2.0t Premium equipment includes:
- Leatherette seating surfaces
- Eight-way power front seats
- Leather-wrapped steering wheel
- Dual-zone automatic temperature control
- Bose 14-speaker surround-sound audio
- 17-inch run-flat tires
- Satellite radio with Travel Link
- Rearview camera
- Heated steering wheel
Technology, Driver Assistance, and Premium Plus option packages are available, along with navigation and leather upholstery.