NEW FOR 2013:

– Auto-dimming exterior mirrors now standard.
– Moving Object Detection added to standard Around View Monitor.
– Upgraded remote control and interface added to Theatre Package.
– Paint changes: Smoky Quartz added; Mountain Sage discontinued.

Now in its third year of the current generation, the Infiniti QX only sees some small changes to standard equipment and slight updates to the Theatre Package.

The QX56 is available in seven- or eight-passenger seating. It uses a 5.6-litre V8 engine mated to a seven-speed automatic with manual shift mode that includes Downshift Rev Match.

Standard features include 20-inch alloy wheels with all-season performance tires, three-zone automatic climate control, automatic air rear levelling system, automatic bi-xenon headlamps with washers, fog lamps, LED taillights, auto-dimming power-folding heated mirrors with integrated turn signals, courtesy lights and tip-down in reverse, running boards, roof rails with crossbars, power sunroof, power liftgate, ten-way driver and eight-way passenger power heated and cooled leather seats, driver’s side memory, heated second-row captain’s chairs, power 60/40 split-folding and reclining third-row seats, second-row centre console, leather-wrapped heated steering wheel, keyless entry with pushbutton ignition, electroluminescent gauges, analog clock, navigation system, Bluetooth connectivity and streaming audio, Moving Object Detection and Around-View Monitor with front and rear sonar system, Bose premium CD/DVD/MP3 stereo, XM satellite radio, USB port, and dual colour headrest monitors with wireless headphones.

An available Technology Package adds 22-inch alloy wheels, advanced climate control system, variable speed-sensitive power steering, surround sound audio system, auto-levelling adaptive headlamps, intelligent cruise control, leather and wood steering wheel, hydraulic body motion control system, lane departure warning and prevention system, blind spot warning and intervention system, distance control assist, pre-crash seatbelts and forward collision warning.

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