'16 Infiniti Q50 Red Sport 400

March 14, 2016

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The Red Sport 400 is the most high-powered model of a refreshed Q50 lineup, fitted with Infiniti's new VR twin-turbo V-6. But aging styling and quirky interior features remain (See related story: [email protected]


'16 Infiniti Q50 Red Sport 400 Specifications

Vehicle type

4-door, rear-wheel-drive car


3.0L twin-turbo DOHC V-6, all-aluminum

Power (SAE net)

400 hp @ 6,400 rpm


350 lb.-ft. (475 Nm) @ 1,600-5,200 rpm

Bore x stroke (mm)

86.0 x 86.0

Compression ratio



7-speed automatic


112.2 ins. (2,850 mm)

Overall length

189.1 ins. (4,803 mm)

Overall width

71.8 ins. (1,824 mm)

Overall height

56.8 ins. (1,443 mm)

Curb weight

3,853 lbs. (1,748 kg)

Base price

Below $50,000 (est.)

Fuel economy

20/27 mpg (11.8-8.7 L/100 km) city/highway


Audi A4, BMW 3-Series, Cadillac ATS, Lexus IS, Mercedes C-Class, Volvo S60



400 hp

Falls between 340i and M3

Handling above average

BMW still gold standard

Below $50k to start

Infiniti brand image lacking


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