INFINITI achieved its best November sales month and is on track for 2016 to be the best sales year in its history. From January to November, INFINITI set a new global record for sales in the first 11 months, with almost 204,000 vehicles sold, an increase of 6 percent compared to the same time last year. INFINITI sold 215,000 vehicles in 2015.
Alfonso Albaisa, INFINITI executive design director, took an all-new INFINITI Q60 to Havana – the first U.S.-spec car registered in Cuba in 58 years – to trace his roots back to his parents' birthplace. Now based in Japan, where he oversees all four INFINITI design studios across the world, Alfonso grew up in Miami.
INFINITI Middle East, in collaboration with Emotiv Inc., has announced the launch of an innovative new study where INFINITI will seek to identify and measure the level of human excitement unleashed when individuals get behind the wheel of the recently launched INFINITI Q50 Red Sport 400.
INFINITI opened its first Brand Experience Center today at Sanlitun,Chaoyang District, Beijing. The INFINITI Brand Experience Center is the first of its kind in China, showcasing INFINITI's design aesthetics and innovative technologies all within a premium lifestyle space. The INFINITI Brand Experience Centre serves as a platform for customers to enjoy an interactive experience of INFINITI's unique brand as well as exploring product, technology and service innovations.
INFINITI today announced pricing for the 2017 QX80, which is available now at INFINITI retailers nationwide. The flagship premium full-size SUV adds several new features, including available Forward Emergency Braking with Pedestrian Detection, Trailer Sway Control and Wi-Fi capability. In addition, the Mocha Almond exterior color is now available on all models.
INFINITI will debut two vehicles and an industry first engine technology for the first time in North America today at the 2016 Los Angeles Auto Show, which runs Nov. 18 through the 27 at the Los Angeles Convention Center. Additionally, the INFINITI Q60 Neiman Marcus Limited Edition will be on display at the INFINITI stand.
Exciting new chapters began this month in the careers of the seven winners of the 2016 INFINITI Engineering Academy, as they started their dream engineering placements with INFINITI and the Renault Sport Formula One™ Team.
INFINITI believes moving forward means making room for the new. So with respect to time-honored holiday traditions passed down through generations, the brand is empowering drivers to start their own legacy. This season of giving, INFINITI is partnering with the Arbor Day Foundation to plant 35,000 new trees on behalf of our drivers.