Infiniti is the luxury vehicle division of Japanese manufacturer Nissan Motors and was introduced in the United States in 1989. Infiniti brand have always been known for their beautiful modern cars. The dream cars produced by Infiniti have unique design characteristics setting them apart from their counterparts. The latest offering from Infiniti is the limited edition FX Vettle edition which is truly an outstanding and noteworthy vehicle with all the features you need from a luxury car. Only 150 models are being produced of this exquisite dream car making it an absolute collector’s item.
The design of these limited edition dream cars is combination of dynamic design of FX50 combined with elements of an F1 Racing car. Carbon fiber has been extensively used to transform it to an amazing super SUV. Carbon fiber replaces existing body sections which include the new under bumper section at the front. Multi layered spoiler has been designed taking cues from F1 car front wing profile saving weight, reducing drag and helping in balancing down force. Carbon blades are fitted in its signature double arch grille and over the mirrors. Carbon side skirts accentuate the overall sporty styling of the car. Stance of this dream car is low and sporty and along with row of LED day time running lights seamlessly integrates with the spoiler and LED fog lights lending it a mean and muscular look. At the rear the roof wing is made of carbon fiber and provides maximum aerodynamic efficiency. It also features rear diffuser along with twin exhaust pipes flanking the rear fog lights which is designed taking cues from FI cars center rain light. The 21” forged alloy rims from BBS are finely spoked and finished in black. This limited edition SUV is distinguished by three special Vettle badges two on the flanks and one on the tail gate.
The interior of the Infiniti special edition is spacious and luxurious and comes with special detailing. The prominent detail is the Vettle badge inlaid on a carbon fiber on the center console featuring a glowing blue rimmed push button that electronically opens the exhaust flaps. Center stack, door trims and glove box features special carbon inserts. The leather-covered seats come with special Alcantra inserts in the center section. Alcantra inserts are also used in A and B pillars and roof lining. The steering wheel comes wrapped in premium leather and purple stitching is used throughout the interiors. The front seats are 14 way adjustable along with adjustable thigh and backseat bolsters. The Infiniti FX has plenty of leg and head room providing a comfortable cabin space to its occupants and along with a massive 410 litre boot makes it a perfect everyday special edition luxury car.
The heart of this luxury sports SUV is the powerful 5.0 litre V8 engine with variable valve lift and timing and is capable of delivering maximum power of 414 bhp @ 6500 rpm and an impressive 384 lb-ft @ 4400 rpm of torque. The engine is mated to a 7 speed adaptive shift automatic transmission delivering power to its intelligent torque sensing all wheel drive system with snow mode. The car is capable of dashing to 62 mph from standstill in 5.6 sec and has an electronically limited top speed of 155 mph. Other prominent performance and safety features include Adaptive Shift Control, Downshift Rev matching, Adaptive Front Lighting System, Continuous Damping Control and Rear Active Steering.
Infiniti FX limited Vettle edition offers an exclusive chance to splurge on a luxurious SUV specially tuned and designed by inputs from a F1 racing legend. Since only 150 cars are being produced it surely makes it an absolute must have collector’s item and it won’t let you down with its exceptional performance, ride and handling. At $ 155,000 it doesn’t come cheap and is one of the most expensive cars in its category but the exclusivity and performance specs truly makes it a collector’s item and a worthy addition to the garage.