2014 Infiniti QX70

2014 Infiniti QX70

2014 Infiniti QX70

The Infiniti FX37 and FX50 become the 2014 Infiniti QX70, consolidated to a single model name with two trim designations: 3.7 and 5.0. Although confusing for many customers, the name change marks the only difference between the 2013 FX and 2014 QX70.

2014 Infiniti QX70

2014 Infiniti QX70

As does the 3.5-liter it replaces, the FX37’s 3.7-liter V-6 belongs to Nissan’s VQ engine family. Variations of the same engine have long powered Nissan’s 370Z and Infiniti’s G37 and M37, and it is being added to the smaller EX crossover’s engine roster this year, too. The good news is the powerplant’s power. In the FX37, it makes 325 horsepower and 267 lb-ft of torque without turbos.

2014 Infiniti QX70

2014 Infiniti QX70

Inside, the QX70 is delightful provided you’re in the front seats. Like many sports cars and sport sedans, the FX seems to give those in front good comfort and enveloping support while neglecting backseat passengers. It’s surprisingly cramped back there. Cargo space also suffers because of the curvy design and high cargo floor.

2014 Infiniti QX70 interior

2014 Infiniti QX70 interior

Prices have risen very modestly going from the Infiniti FX to the 2014 Infiniti QX70. The base 4×2 325-hp, 3.7-liter V-6 starts from $45,850, AWD 5.0-liter V-8 390-hp price $62,400…

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