Infiniti


All the very latest information about Infiniti in one place. The latest Infiniti business news, analysis, comment and interviews, all from our automotive industry experts at just-auto.

This brand is owned by: Nissan Group

Latest insights


2019 Monterey Week world debuts list

19 August 2019

Monterey Automotive Week, including the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance, took place between 13 and 18 August inclusive. The following cars and concepts were world premieres.


Infiniti future models and the exit from Hong Kong

30 May 2019

The official name may be Infiniti Motor Company Limited yet this division is deeply intertwined with the parent firm and will become even more so. Nissan Motor and its partner Groupe Renault's vehicle architectures, as well as Design, R&D and Manufacturing operations are very much part of what will define the next generation of Infiniti models.


Auto Shanghai 2019 - world premieres list

17 April 2019

Auto Shanghai took place across 12 halls, each of which has two levels, with total floor space of 360,000 square metres quoted by the organiser. There were 136 scheduled press conferences on 16 and 17 April plus multiple events which took place in the days (and weeks) beforehand as OEMs attempted to have their brands' voices heard in the welter of announcements.


Interior design and technology – Infiniti QX30

18 March 2019

Since its European launch in 2016, Nissan's luxury brand Infiniti has used the QX30 to attract a new type of premium car buyer. Yet last week, we learned that Infiniti will abandon western Europe to focus on markets in which it is more successful. Production of the Q30 and QX30 is to cease by July 2019 at Nissan’s factory in Sunderland, UK. The company did not cite Brexit. Continuing QUBE/just-auto's review of interior design and technology trends, we take a closer look inside one of the last few produced.

Latest interviews


INTERVIEW: Infiniti UK head Carl Bayliss sees sales doubling

5 February 2015

Carl Bayliss recently returned to his homeland after a decade in Hong Kong. He is the new country manager for Infiniti UK, responsible for all business activities including Sales, Marketing and Network Development.


Q&A with JATCO Ltd

14 October 2014

Calum MacRae talked to JATCO's Yuko Fujita. JATCO holds 49% of the world CVT market. JATCO, 75% held by Nissan Motor Company, was exhibiting at the Paris Motor Show for the first time.


INTERVIEW: Infiniti VP of Product Strategy, François Bancon

8 October 2014

Renault-Nissan Alliance veteran Francois Bancon heads up Product Strategy for Infiniti. He is charged with overseeing a 60 percent expansion of the brand's vehicle range over the next five years.


Q&A with TRW Automotive: Steering systems

22 July 2013

For some time, electric power steering (EPS) has dominated the mass-market in a number of major car-producing regions, helped by its ability to improve fuel economy and save designers valuable space. Continuing just-auto’s series of interviews with global components manufacturers, Matthew Beecham talked with engineers at TRW Automotive about the latest generation EPS, active front steering (AFS) and steer-by-wire systems.

Latest news


just-auto Plus only Infiniti US sales dip 14.9% in August 2019

5 September 2019

Infiniti reported US sales of 9,185 vehicles in August The QX60 seven-passenger crossover was up 22% to 3,495 for the month and 4% to 29,190 for the year. August Sales: 2019 - 9,185 units; 2018 - 10,796 units; change - (-)14.9% CYTD Sales: 2019 -...


Infiniti calls it quits down under

2 September 2019

Nissan's is yanking its premium brand Infiniti from Australia late in 2020 after almost a decade, a local media report said.


Nissan names new head of Infiniti Design

28 August 2019

Nissan Motor and Infiniti Motor Corp announced the appointment of Taisuke Nakamura as head of Infiniti Design, effective 1 September 2019.


just-auto Plus only Infiniti names its new luxury SUV coupe

19 August 2019

Infiniti announced that a new luxury sport utility coupe will soon join its line of luxury vehicles. The new addition will carry the name QX55. The company also released an image of the brushstroke of the Infiniti QX55 showing a roofline inspired by its...


just-auto Plus only Infiniti completes track testing of hybrid powertrain for Project Black S

16 August 2019

Infiniti and Renault F1 Team have completed the track-focused development of the unique high-performance, dual-hybrid powertrain created for the Infiniti Project Black S prototype. The development work was signed off at Salzburgring in Austria by Renault F1...


just-auto Plus only Improved headlights win Infiniti QX60 IIHS top safety pick award

6 August 2019

Improved headlight performance helps the 2019-20 Infiniti QX60 earn a Top Safety Pick award from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. The midsize luxury SUV earns the award when equipped with specific, acceptable-rated headlights. To qualify for a...


just-auto Plus only Infiniti US sales dips 11.2% in July 2019

2 August 2019

Infiniti reported US sales of 8,660 vehicles in July. The QX50 premium crossover and the QX80 full-size sport utility vehicle had their best July performance ever, up 6% and 20% respectively. Infiniti Total: July 2019 - 8,660 units; July 2018 - 9,747...


just-auto Plus only Infiniti US sales dip 8% in June 2019

3 July 2019

Infiniti today reported US sales of 9,839 vehicles in June. The QX50 premium crossover and the QX80 full-size sport utility vehicle had their best June performance ever, up 5 and 57% respectively, contribution to Infiniti SUV's and crossovers having a...


just-auto Plus only Infiniti presents 2020 QX60 luxury crossover

24 June 2019

The award-winning Infiniti QX60 luxury crossover, Infiniti's top-selling model, continues into the 2020 model year offering 3-row/7-passenger versatility, as well as a combination of family features with a welcoming, crafted design inside and out. A...


just-auto Plus only Infiniti US names new director CMM

20 June 2019

Infiniti US announced that Trisha Jung is appointed, Infiniti US director CMM. Currently senior manager, Regional Sales and Marketing, Nissan Southeast region. Jung will be based at Infiniti Americas headquarters in Franklin, Tennessee. In this role, Jung...


just-auto Plus only Nissan Group sales up 0.1% in May 2019

6 June 2019

Nissan Group announced total US sales for May 2019 of 131,983 units, an increase of 0.1% compared to the prior year. Nissan highlights: Sales of the Armada SUV set a May record with 4,490 units sold, up 103%. Pathfinder SUV sales, at 7,751 units, were up...


just-auto Plus only Nissan Group Canada sales up 1.4% in May 2019

6 June 2019

Nissan Group announced total Canadian sales of 14,377 units sold for May 2019, its best May ever and an increase of 1.4% year-over-year. The Nissan Division also set a May sales record with 13,477 vehicles sold in May, an increase of 1.8% from 2018. Infiniti...


just-auto Plus only Infiniti Canada sales drop 4.7% in May 2018

6 June 2019

Infiniti reported total Canadian sales of 900 units sold in May, a decrease of 4.7% from 2018. Highlights: Infiniti's best-selling vehicle in May, the all-new QX50 luxury crossover, recorded its best May sales ever with 305 vehicles sold, an increase...


just-auto Plus only Infiniti US sales drop 10.4% in May 2019

4 June 2019

Infiniti reported US sales of 10,413 vehicles in May. The QX80 full-size sport utility vehicle, up 57% to 1,760, had its best May ever. With deliveries of 4,100 vehicles, the QX60 seven-passenger crossover had an increase of 10%. Overall, Infiniti SUV's...


just-auto Plus only Infiniti to relocate its global headquarters to Japan

30 May 2019

Infiniti Motor Company (IML) announced a strategic plan that will provide greater efficiencies and enhance collaboration with parent Nissan Motor as Infiniti electrifies its portfolio over the next three years. As part of the plan, IML will relocate its global...


just-auto Plus only NHTSA scores 2019 Infiniti QX50 five star rating

28 May 2019

The 2019 Infiniti QX50 received a 5-star overall vehicle safety rating as part of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's (NHTSA) New Car Assessment Program (NCAP). ProPilot assist, available on the luxury mid-size SUV, is a core...


just-auto Plus only Infiniti names new senior director, US Operations

23 May 2019

Infiniti US announced that Bob Welby is appointed senior director, Infiniti US Operations. Currently director, Infiniti US CMM, Welby will be based at Infiniti Americas headquarters in Franklin, Tennessee. In this role, Welby will be responsible for...


Infiniti chief jumps ship to run FCA's Jeep

8 May 2019

Christian Meunier, chairman of Nissan's Infiniti premium brand has jumped ship to become global chairman of Fiat Chrysler Automotive's iconic Jeep brand.


just-auto Plus only Infiniti Motor Company announces management changes

8 May 2019

Christian Meunier, chairman of Infiniti Motor Company, is leaving the Company due to personal reasons and to pursue other opportunities. Christian Vandenhende, Nissan Motor Company chief quality officer, will oversee all Infiniti Motor Company business with...


just-auto Plus only Nissan US sales up 9% in April 2019

2 May 2019

Nissan Group announced total US sales for April 2019 of 95,698 units, an increase of 9% compared to the prior year. Nissan highlights: Nissan Altima sales grew 59% in April to 16,531 units. Pathfinder SUV sales increased 72% to 4,713 units. NV...


just-auto Plus only Nissan Canada sales down 5.3% in April 2019

2 May 2019

The Nissan Group announced total Canadian sales of 11,556 units for April 2019, a decrease of 5.3% year-over-year. The Nissan Division recorded 10,642 vehicles sold in April. Infiniti reported sales of 914 units in April, representing a 23.3% increase from...


just-auto Plus only Infiniti US sales drop 5.2% in April 2019

2 May 2019

Infiniti reported US sales of 8,491 vehicles in April. The QX50 luxury crossover, up 7% to 1,513, had its best April ever. With deliveries of 1,029 vehicles, the QX80 full-size sport utility vehicle had an increase of 12%. Sales of the Q50 sports sedan...


Nissan makes management changes in North America

25 April 2019

Airton Cousseau will be senior vice president, marketing and sales, at Nissan North America from 1 June.


just-auto Plus only Infiniti Americas announces senior management changes

25 April 2019

Infiniti Americas announced that Jeff Pope is appointed group vice president, Infiniti Americas effective 1 May 2019. Currently senior director, Infiniti Americas Sales Operations, Pope will be based at Infiniti Americas headquarters in Franklin,...


just-auto Plus only Infiniti to debut 2019 Q50 Signature Edition at NYIAS

12 April 2019

As Infiniti continues to celebrate its 30th anniversary during the New York International Auto Show, the automaker honours its heritage as well as its current line-up as it signals the possibilities for design and technology for future vehicles. Infiniti...


just-auto Plus only Nissan China sales rise 8.2% in March 2019

10 April 2019

Nissan reported strong sales in its passenger vehicle and light commercial vehicle businesses in China during March 2019 and the first quarter of the year. Sales by Nissan China and its passenger vehicle businesses – Dongfeng Nissan, Dongfeng Venucia...


just-auto Plus only Nissan Group US sales dip 7.2% in March 2019

3 April 2019

Nissan Group announced total US sales for March 2019 of 150,768 units, a decrease of 7% compared to the prior year. Nissan highlights: Armada SUV sales were 4,409 units, up 3% to achieve a March record. Nissan Pathfinder sales in March increased 8%...


just-auto Plus only Infiniti US sales dip 23.1% in March 2019

3 April 2019

Infiniti reported US sales of 13,406 vehicles in March. The QX60 seven-passenger crossover and QX80 full-size sport utility vehicles are up 7% and 3% for the year, respectively. Infiniti Infiniti Total: March 2019 - 13,406 units; March 2018 -...


Infiniti appoints Mike Colleran as global division VP

20 March 2019

Infiniti has appointed Mike Colleran as global division vice president, Marketing and Sales Operations effective 1 April.


Infiniti gives up on western Europe, UK manufacture

12 March 2019

Nissan's luxury brand Infiniti has thrown in the towel and will abandon western Europe to focus on markets in which it is more successful. This will include ceasing production of a model line here in the UK.

Infiniti news

just-auto Plus only Infiniti US sales dip 14.9% in August 2019

5 September 2019

Infiniti reported US sales of 9,185 vehicles in August The QX60 seven-passenger crossover was...


Infiniti calls it quits down under

2 September 2019

Nissan's is yanking its premium brand Infiniti from Australia late in 2020 after almost a dec...


Nissan names new head of Infiniti Design

28 August 2019

Nissan Motor and Infiniti Motor Corp announced the appointment of Taisuke Nakamura as head of Inf...


2019 Monterey Week world debuts list

19 August 2019

Monterey Automotive Week, including the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance, took place between 13 a...


just-auto Plus only Infiniti names its new luxury SUV coupe

19 August 2019

Infiniti announced that a new luxury sport utility coupe will soon join its line of luxury vehicl...


just-auto Plus only Infiniti completes track testing of hybrid powertrain for Project Black S

16 August 2019

Infiniti and Renault F1 Team have completed the track-focused development of the unique high-perf...



Forgot your password?