Evolution of the Infiniti coupe, from the G35 to the 2017 Q60

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THE EVOLUTION OF PERFORMANCE

It was INFINITI’s first luxury coupe, but it quickly became much more. The G Coupe was an instant hit with performance aficionados, and remains an iconic car to this day. We’ve changed the name, but the spirit remains the same.

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2003 Infiniti G35 coupe

2003 G35

WE WERE JUST GETTING STARTED

0-60 MPH 6.1s

The G35 was unveiled in 2001 and first released in 2003. Its impact was immediate. Motor Trend[*]www.motortrend.com/ named it the Car of the Year, and Car and Driver[*]www.caranddriver.com/ had it on its 10 Best list. It was built on a Front Midship platform, with its engine positioned further back in the engine bay for a more even weight distribution.

2006 Infiniti G35 coupe in blue

2006 G35

A STEP FORWARD

HORSEPOWER 298

The 2006 G35’s interior was enhanced with new gauges, dash, center console and aluminum trim. Outside, the headlights, taillights and spoiler got a new look. Performance-wise, HP was increased to 298, and it was outfitted with bigger, better brakes.

2009 Infiniti G37 coupe in red

2009 G37

TRULY DYNAMIC PERFORMANCE

DRIVETRAIN AWD

The all-new G37 replaced the celebrated INFINITI G35 in 2008. Under the hood was a new a 3.7-liter engine that pumped out 330 horsepower—32 more than its predecessor. In 2009, the G37’s evolution continued with the addition of All Wheel Drive, which proved very popular with drivers in the colder, snowier parts of the country.

2010 Infiniti Essence concept car

2010 ESSENCE CONCEPT

A RADICAL EXPERIMENT

Designed to commemorate the 20th Anniversary of the INFINITI marque, ESSENCE was an exploration of the future of INFINITI performance and style. A revolutionary 592 horsepower gas/hybrid engine gave it supercar power, a custom-made Louis Vuitton luggage set highlighted the interior, and a daring exterior design set the course for the signature style we see in every INFINITI produced today.

2011 Infiniti G37 IPL coupe in silver

2011 G37 IPL

IGNITING PASSION

HORSEPOWER 348

IPL stands for INFINITI Performance Line, and the 2011 G37 IPL certainly lived up to the acronym. With a special IPL tuning package, bolder styling inside and out, and 348 horsepower, it was the most exhilarating G37 yet.

2015 Q60 CONCEPT

SHAPING THE FUTURE

The Q60 Concept debuted at the 2015 Detroit Auto Show and turned every head in the building. Rarely do the most radical elements of a concept car make it to the production model, but they did with the Q60 Concept. We just dropped the word “Concept” and went ahead and built it.

2017 Q60

THE FUTURE IS NOW

DRIVETRAIN AWD

HORSEPOWER 400

0-60 MPH 4.5s

With more engine options than ever before, the 2017 Q60 appeals to every driving taste. Choose from a 2.0-liter 208 Horsepower twin-turbo I4, the 300 horsepower twin-turbo V6, or the pulse-quickening 3.0-liter, twin-turbo V6 that puts 400 horsepower at your feet. At the end of the day, you’ll judge the Q60 on how it makes you feel and we know, at the end of the day, you’ll be happy.

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