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Rental Car Customer Accidentally ‘Steals’ Someone’s Car For Two Weeks

A woman in Cornwall, Ontario accidentally drove away in someone’s Infiniti after mistaking it for her Nissan rental car, the local police posted on Facebook. After two weeks, she returned what she though was her rental car, and complained about how “unkept” it was before realizing her mistake. Here’s how the Canadian…Read more… Continue Reading […]

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Infiniti Is Making An Electric Car Based On The Striking Q Inspiration Concept 

When we last chatted with you about the Infiniti Q Inspiration concept, we left off with the hope that it would usher in a new era of Infinti production cars. Lord knows Infiniti needs it. And it looks like we’ll be getting some electrified version of it within the next five years.Read more… Continue Reading […]

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Cadillac’s Johan De Nysschen Just Couldn’t Build The SUVs Fast Enough

Good morning! Welcome to The Morning Shift, your roundup of the auto news you crave, all in one place every weekday morning. Here are the important stories you need to know.Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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The 2019 Infiniti QX50 Hides A Fascinating Engine In Plain Sight

It looks like any other crossover, so you never know it from looking at it, but the 2019 Infiniti QX50 has a technological marvel at its heart. Beneath that handsome but not especially controversial sheet metal lies the company’s new variable compression ratio engine, a pretty fascinating piece of technology.Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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The 2019 Infiniti QX50 Is A High-Tech Baby Stroller With A Trick Variable Compression Engine

The 2019 Infiniti QX50 is as plush as it is pretty. And for better or worse, you’ll never notice that it has an engine unlike anything else on the road right now. In fact, in this crossover, you’ll barely realize you’re driving at all.Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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Why Infiniti’s Design Boss Says Beautiful Sedans Aren’t Dead Yet

Infiniti brought one of the most intriguing concept cars to the Detroit Auto Show this year, in part because it was one of the only actual concepts revealed, but also because it’s a beautifully sculpted package that finds a tricky balance of design and new engineering. Here’s what its designer had to say about the…Read […]

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Infiniti To Go Electric And Hybrid After 2021, Leaving Radical Engine Plans Up In The Air

When Infiniti showed off the sleek Q Inspiration Concept at the Detroit Auto Show, it was actually moving under its own power thanks to the radical new variable compression engine. Evidently, however, that motor isn’t really the future of Infiniti, as Nissan’s CEO announced an aggressive plan to go pretty much…Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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The Infiniti Q Inspiration Concept Previews A Future That’s Actually Interesting

This is mean, but not inaccurate: Infiniti hasn’t done anything truly interesting in a good while. Nissan’s luxury brand spent years faltering as it tried to stand apart in a crowded field, with plenty of weird false starts like the canceled high-performance Q50 Eau Rouge along the way. But while it’s just a design…Read more… […]

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Meh Car Monday: Nothing Could Un-Meh The Infiniti G20

The status of Meh Car isn’t an entirely rational one. Meh-ness isn’t something that you can always engineer out of a car, or something that’s even necessarily based on how the car performs or works. Meh-ness is a more like a mythical, gray mist-dragon of cloudy disinterest, and once it gets its clammy, bland, dull…Read […]

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