Published on October 18th, 2011 | by Daniel Sherman Fernandez0
To Infiniti and Beyond. Infiniti vehicles now on sale in Malaysia
Infiniti, the luxury automotive brand from Japan, has made Malaysia its second market in ASEAN with it’s official inauguration of a dedicated showroom and the premier release of four performance models. The introduction of Infiniti to Malaysia follows launches in Western Europe, select South American and Asia Pacific markets. Currently sold in 15 countries, and ranked the fastest growing import luxury brand in the United States in 2010, Infiniti’s entry into Malaysia is part of the brand’s global expansion drive over the next two years. The premier release of four performance models in Malaysia includes the FX37 performance SUV, the EX37 performance crossover, the M37 performance sedan, and the G37 Sports Coupe.
The Infiniti Range
The Infiniti FX was designed to outrun the conventional concept of the luxury performance crossover. Its sports-car-inspired architecture, visionary styling and progressive technologies break the mold of expectation.
Powered by a 320 hp, 3.7-liter V6, its athletic character is enhanced by a performance chassis, Intelligent All-Wheel Drive and fast-ratio steering designed to deliver a depth of exhilaration unmatched in any other crossover.
Top speed of 235km/h. 0–100km/h in 6.8 seconds. Fuel consumption of 9.9km/l. (Combined)
Revel in the thrill of human inspiration–powerfully, luxuriously realized. Every time you sit behind the wheel of the Infiniti M, you’ll experience exhilaration as a potent, desirable and eternally new emotion.
You’ll find it in the passion we polish into every curve and stitch into every seam, immersing you in comfort and sophistication. You’ll feel it in the power of the 320 hp, 3.7-liter V6. Progressive in nature, the Infiniti M is uniquely meaningful to those who drive it.
Top speed of 250km/h. 0–100km/h in 6.2 seconds. Fuel consumption of 11.8km/l. (Combined)
Poised with an intimately tailored interior and technologies engineered to intuit your needs, the Infiniti EX is designed to be the ultimate expression of you, the individual. Every thoughtful detail, from the leather seats to the available built-in driver’s seat coat hanger, seems to have you in mind even before you enter the vehicle.
And even then, the EX welcomes your arrival with warm light that illuminates as you approach. An impressive 320 hp, 3.7-liter V6 engine delivers energizing performance. With a stylishly sleek, coupe-like exterior attracting all the right kind of attention, your EX won’t be the only one seeking a closer connection with you.
Top speed of 240km/h. 0–100km/h in 6.4 seconds. Fuel consumption of 10.6km/l. (Combined)
Infiniti G Coupe
The G Coupe transforms performance into exhilaration and styling into an intense, magnetic attraction. Beyond alluring, its design pulses with exciting energy that is released by engineering that places it among the best performing coupes in the world.
Acceleration comes from the 320 hp, 3.7-litre V6 engine that is designed to deliver an effortless rush. The energy found under the hood is expressed in the sculpted body lines that flow with equal parts elegance and enticement. Equally captivating is a refined interior, expressively sophisticated.
Top speed of 250km/h. 0–100km/h in 5.9 seconds. Fuel consumption of 11.4km/l. (Combined)
Retailed through the Infiniti Center by Inspired Motor Sdn Bhd, a joint venture between Auto Dunia Sdn Bhd and Edaran Tan Chong Motor, the 8000 sq ft IREDI (Infiniti Retail Environment Design Initiative) showroom located in the heart of the capital’s Golden Triangle promises innovative service and a total ownership experience.
On the branding and partnership front, the recent appointment of Formula One champion, Sebastian Vettel as Infiniti’s first ever global brand ambassador and partnership with Red Bull racing reinforces the brand’s passion and dedication to performance and technology. Infiniti’s global collaborations with the finest luxury brands such as Louis Vuitton, Bell & Ross and Cirque du Soleil has also played a pivotal role in accentuating the brand’s association with haute culture and luxury. The Infiniti Center is located at Chulan Square, 92 Jalan Raja Chulan, 50200 Kuala Lumpur and is open daily from 10.00am to 9.00pm. For more information about Infiniti call, 603 2142 3332 or visit www.infiniti.com.my.