Infiniti QX4 (since 1996 of release)
Infiniti QX4 for the first time has been presented in Detroit in 1996. All cars of the given mark differ prestigious image and equipment of a class "lux". The Most part of models Infiniti has primogenitors in scale Nissan. Not the exception and QX4 is the modernised and richly issued version of off-road car Nissan Terrano known in the USA as Pathfinder.
In comparison with Terrano the car possesses more impressive dimensions, молдингами over thresholds, overlays-dilators of the wheel arches, the a bit changed forward bumper in which cut four additional headlights - head light and antifog. Supplement a picture шильдики on a cowl and wheel disks.
Design of first generation QX4 standard for this class of off-road cars of the middle of 90th years. A bearing body with the powerful integrated stretcher, it is longitudinal the established engine, a base drive on the back wheels, an independent forward suspension bracket (spring), the rigid back bridge on springs with system of five longitudinal and diagonal levers.
Powerful stabilizers of cross-section stability ahead and behind give controllability of the car almost automobile character, but seriously limit possibilities on impassability.
In salon furnish the skin dominates. It finishes seats, a steering wheel, the lever of the selector of a check point, door panels and partially a tunnel on a floor.
Seats have two-regime electroheating. The keys regulating an inclination of backs are successfully executed джойстики, operating forward seats, and. They on a configuration correspond to the armchair form so, moving them upwards-downwards and forward-back, it is easily possible to achieve ideal landing. And here back seats luxury you will not name: hardish, with not developed relief, without heating. Though pillows are sewed perfectly, the back is regulated on an inclination, there are armrests with nut inserts and a lot of empty seat.
The steering column is regulated only on height, but in so wide range that the driver комплекции discomfort will not feel any.
In the centre торпедо, creeping on "beard", the smart nut panel has settled down. It frames a control panel with the climate control with automatic and manual modes and the musical centre of firm Bose. Under "music" the switch allowing on the move to choose full or only a back drive is established and to block interaxal differential. Inclusion of the lowered number of transfers is carried out by the lever to the left of the check point selector. The chosen mode of transmission is displayed by the pictogramme on a tachometre scale. Over салонным a rear-view mirror there is the liquid crystal display showing temperature in salon and behind a board, and also time.
In the big cargo compartment for a jack and a quantity of wrenches special niches are provided. The luggage carrier can be fenced off a grid entering into the complete set.
Along all body there passes a wide footboard which not only facilitates an input in salon, but also perfectly protects the bottom part of a body from water and a dirt, flying from under wheels.
Doors at opening are fixed in three positions. The back door rises in almost vertical position, allowing to approach to the car closely at loading or a luggage unloading. If necessary it is possible to lift back glass for ventilation or transportation of lengthy subjects.
Under a cowl engine V6 in volume of 3,3 l capacity of 168 h.p. This is enough тяговитый the power unit does the car in a sports way temperamental.
For the American car at Infiniti QX4 absolutely not characteristic suspension bracket - rigid and elastic.
At overcoming of defects of a covering, tram ways, snow брустверов and other obstacles shock-absorbers instantly extinguish any push. Maneuver is facilitated by that surrounding conditions are well supervised thanks to high landing, the big area остекления and to large mirrors.
Infiniti QX4 the first years of release the excellent car which to the full met the requirements, shown to a category "lux". Hе in vain company J. D. Power has included it in the list of the best compact off-road cars of America of 1997.
In 1999 the company has spent restyling.
On Infiniti QX4 began to establish system of full drive All-Mode 4WD type torque-on-demand (the moment on demand). In usual conditions the car заднеприводный, and at accelerations or proslipping of wheels electronics will involve the interaxal differential throwing to 50 % of a twisting moment on forward wheels depending on speed of rotation of forward wheels.
Salon, beginning from design and finishing the equipment, one of strengths Infiniti QX4 and the main difference from more accessible at the price of Nissan.
From a nut tree, furnish by expensive genuine leather and the suede, the rich list of standard equipment, 150-vattnaja a class stereosystem hi-fi from Bose it is possible to add panels with firm navigating system Birdview with the 6-inch LCD-display.
Since 2001 QX4 has received 3,5 l the engine (VQ35DE) which with a mechanical box develops capacity of 250 h.p. and a twisting moment of 325 Nanometers. With "automatic machine" indicators hardly others - 240 h.p. and 360 Nanometers.
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