Infiniti G37 Coupe IPL Is The Latest Mercedes AMG And BMW M Rival
Infiniti has released the first pictures and information of the new G37 Coupe IPL, the model performance of the Japanese version. IPL sign becomes the Japanese counterpart of the Germans from AMG, M and RS.
Infiniti will launch this weekend, in Elegance Contest from Peeble Beach, a special version of the Infiniti G37 Coupe model, recognized as IPL.The abbreviation comes from Infinity Performance Line, a new division that Japanese created to rival the famous names on the European market: Mercedes AMG and Audi RS BMW M Division.
The first product of the Infiniti division’s performance brings to the G37 coupe more power under the hood, an improved suspension and more individualistic design.
The V6 3.7-liter engine, found under the hood was modified to provide 352 HP and 277 lb-ft of torque. Infiniti claims that power is delivered much more linear rear axle. List of mechanical changes include a IPL revised exhaust , a more rigid suspension 20% in front and 10% in back , recalibrated shock absorbers, a more intuitive direction and a non-slip differential.
At the outside, the Infiniti G37 IPL Coupe proposes revised front and rear spoilers, some larger bosses, side skirts, a discreet spoiler on the trunk and a chrome exhaust. Esthetic package is completed by two types of wheels,both 19-inch, specially designed for the IPL, with seven-spoke and two available colors: Graphite Shadow and Malbec Black.
For the interior, customers will have red or gray, leather seats, aluminum inlays, audio system signed by Bose, navigation system with hard drive, voice recognition and a driver seat memory function.
Japanese performance model is expected to be found until later this year on the U.S. market, but is currently unclear whether the IPL unit will reach the old continent.