- New ‘Black Edition’ grade accentuates the 2021 QX80’s presence on the road
- New Premium In-Vehicle-Infotainment (P-IVI) System offers Apple Car Play and Android Auto integration*
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 21 October 2020 – The 2021 INFINITI QX80 full-size luxury SUV has launched in the Middle East, featuring added equipment, innovative new technologies and stylish features befitting its luxury status, in addition to a new ‘Black Edition’ grade.
Key additions to the flagship model include the new generation INFINITI InTouch infotainment, Premium In-Vehicle-Infotainment (P-IVI) System featuring two HD display screens, 3D maps, Apple Car Play and Android Auto* capabilities. A further notable addition to the model is the BOSE Performance Series with 17 speakers for high fidelity audio experience with surround sound technology.
The new ‘Black Edition’ grade features dark chrome and black exterior accents highlight the front grill and fascia, side fender vents, door mirror caps and rear tailgate strip. The commanding stance is heightened with the addition of dark chrome 22-inch forged alloy wheels. Three stylish interior trim colours are also available; including ‘Graphite’, Saddle Brown’ and ‘Wheat’ with a revised Charcoal Ash Wood accent trim.
“We are delighted to announce exciting enhancements to our flagship QX80 model for our customers in the Middle East. The new 2021 INFINITI QX80 promises to present drivers with even greater style and luxury. The Black Edition grade has been designed keeping in mind the unique tastes and preferences of our customers in the region”, said Nasif Siddiqi, Managing Director, INFINITI International Markets.
The 2021 QX80 features a range of available drive-assist technologies. Blind Spot Intervention® (BSI®), Lane Departure Prevention (LDP), Distance Control Assist (DCA), and an updated Intelligent Cruise Control system are all included, while Android Auto™ and Apple CarPlay™* continue to bring enhanced connectivity across the QX80 range.
With a powerful 5.6-liter V8 engine driving the rear or both axles, the QX80 is a consummate performer in all driving conditions. A smooth-shifting seven-speed automatic transmission seamlessly channels the engine’s ample power and torque reserves for an assured feeling of control behind the wheel. From travelling on the highway, towing a heavy load or traversing tough off road passes, the QX80 brings hand-crafted luxury, utility and sophistication for up to eight passengers.
The INFINITI QX80 is a full-size luxury SUV – the flagship of the INFINITI range. It combines bold proportions and a commanding exterior design with a spacious, high quality cabin with room for seven or eight passengers. Effortless performance, advanced drive-assist technologies and taut yet refined dynamics allow for a relaxing and confidence-inspiring drive.
Produced in Kyushu, Japan, INFINITI sold more than twenty-three thousand QX80s in 2019, with top-selling regions including North America (20,260 units), the Middle East (1,650) and Eastern Europe (1,216).
* Availability based on Apple/Google license agreement with the respective country’s government.
INFINITI Motor Company is headquartered in Yokohama, Japan with operations around the world including regional offices based in the Americas, China and INFINITI International Markets based in Dubai. The INFINITI brand of premium automobiles are assembled in manufacturing facilities in Japan, North America and China. INFINITI design studios are located in Atsugi-Shi near Yokohama, London, San Diego and Beijing.
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