INFINITI started the New Year with strong momentum, achieving the best January sales month in its history. This follows a record-breaking 2016 sales year of more than 230,000 vehicles, and the debut of INFINITI's QX50 concept crossover at the Detroit Motor Show last month.
INFINITI Motor Company, Ltd. and Nest, a leading venture capital firm and innovation partner, have announced the launch of "INFINITI LAB, Smart Mobility" in Singapore, a unique program created to give founders the opportunity to achieve validation of their business over the course of eight weeks. Applications are open until February 12, 2017 and the program will culminate in June 2017.
INFINITI achieved record sales in 2016 based on its product offensive, which continues next week when it reveals a new SUV concept at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, Michigan. INFINITI sold over 230,000 vehicles in 2016, a 7 percent increase from the prior year. In December alone, INFINITI sold 27,200 vehicles, an 18 percent increase versus the prior year.
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, in partnership with Hong Kong-based Venture Capital firm Nest, recently concluded the 12-week "INFINITI Accelerator 2.0" program with an Investor Demo Day held at the INFINITI LAB, a co-working space on the first floor of the brand's flagship showroom in Hong Kong.
INFINITI achieved the best September sales month in its 27-year history. Total sales of more than 19,900 were up 12 percent versus September last year. For the first three quarters of the year, INFINITI sold more than 164,600 vehicles, an increase of 7 percent compared to the same time last year. This also marks an all-time record for the company.
The INFINITI QX Sport Inspiration is an elegant and powerful expression of progressive SUV design. Laying down markers for future INFINITI QX models, the QX Sport Inspiration explores the brand's vision for a next-generation, premium mid-size SUV.
INFINITI has enhanced the 2017 Q50 sports sedan with new exterior and interior design features and the adoption of new in-car technologies. The upgraded 2017 INFINITI Q50 will make its World debut at the 2016 Paris Motor Show (Mondial de l'Automobile) on 29 September 2016.