“We put it to the test in a holiday road test to the east coast. The M35h showed off by depowering its V6 during steady-state cruising for up to a minute, even at speeds of up to more than 70 mph. It was an impressive display and easily earned a spot in Ward’s 10 Best Engines of 2012.”

— WardsAuto

Innovative System

Featuring the innovative Infiniti Direct Response Hybrid™ system — a one-motor, two-clutch parallel hybrid system — the M35h delivers the performance expected from a luxury sports sedan with the fuel efficiency of a compact car.


The 3.5-liter DOHC 24-valve V6 engine is paired with a 50 kW electric motor, providing a hybrid system net power of 360 horsepower. Fuel economy figures are estimated at 32 mpg Highway, 27 mpg City and 29 mpg Combined. [*]