of the 2019 INFINITI QX50. Base trim shown.
From the Cars.com Vehicle Test Team
- High-quality cabin materials
- More cargo room
- Excellent backseat legroom and headroom
- Hidden storage space in cargo area
- Dual-screen multimedia system is hard to use
- Styling not different enough from other Infiniti SUVs
- No Apple CarPlay or Android Auto connectivity
- Redesigned for 2019
- Mid-size luxury SUV
- Brand-new turbo four-cylinder with variable compression ratio
- Front- or all-wheel drive
- Seats five
- New ProPilot Assist driver-assist technology
CARS.COM — It's hard to get too excited about the redesigned Infiniti QX50, a smallish luxury SUV with promising technology and a lush interior but notable warts past that. Put it all together, and Infiniti's latest redesign is a middling choice in a crowded vehicle class, especially if your budget precludes all the bells and whistles.
After skipping the 2018 model year, the QX50 returns in redesigned form for 2019. I spent a day and a half driving an all-wheel-drive QX50 Essential at Infiniti's Los Angeles-area media preview. (Per company policy, Cars.com pays for its airfare and lodging at such automaker-hosted events.) Officials said the SUV should hit dealerships in late February or early March, and it will come in three trim levels (Pure, Luxe and Essential) that range from about $37,500 to nearly $60,000 with all major options. The spread is a bit pricier than the outgoing QX50 but still a slight value against a four-cylinder Audi Q5, BMW X3 or Mercedes-Benz GLC-Class — just a few of the QX50's many rivals.
Doozy of a Drivetrain
Out goes the old QX50's big V-6, replaced by a turbocharged four-cylinder engine (268 horsepower, 280 pounds-feet of torque) with a high-tech variable compression ratio that drives the front or all four wheels through a continuously variable automatic transmission. As such, the QX50 charges up steep inclines and makes quick work of freeway o... Read More
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Best new car ever
I fell in love with this car the moment I sat in it and it was all I was looking for in a brand new car. Read full review
Absolutely in love
Leased the 2019 QX50 memorial weekend and i love everything about it. It?s an amazing car. Every detail was thought of. And i purchased it at Infiniti of manhasset. Love that dealership. Everyone is ... Read full review
The 2019 INFINITI QX50 currently has 0 recalls
48 months / 60,000 miles
72 months / 70,000 miles
48 months / unlimited distance
Free Carfax report and 3 Year CARFAX Buyback Guarantee, first year basic maintenance, SiriusXM 3-Month trial, Infiniti Elite Extended Protection Plan available, 24-hour roadside assistance, lockout assistance, repair at authorized Infiniti dealerships or facilities and Infiniti courtesy vehicle.
6 years / Unlimited mileage warrantyVehicles < 15K miles: 6 Yr./75K mileage warranty from the vehicle's original ISD. Vehicles > 15K miles: 6 Yr./Unlimited mileage warranty from the vehicle's original ISD. Vehicles > 15K miles and outside new vehicle warranty: 2 Yr./Unlimited mileage warranty from CPO sale date.
Under 6 years / 70,000 milesVehicles receive a 167 point vehicle inspection and reconditioning.