2012 Infiniti M Hybrid Sedan
Pricing Set at $53,700 USD
FRANKLIN, Tenn.- Infiniti
announced a $53,700 USD M.S.R.P. for the all-new 2012 Infiniti M
Hybrid, which goes on sale March 16, 2011 at Infiniti retailers
nationwide. The Infiniti M Hybrid is the first V6 true luxury
performance "driver's" hybrid – and the only vehicle to offer
more than 350 horsepower and 32 mpg fuel economy. Estimated fuel
economy is 27 mpg City, 32 mpg Highway, with Combined fuel
economy rated at 29 mpg.
The 2012 Infiniti M performance
luxury sedan is also offered in four non-hybrid models, which go
on sale March 2, 2011. The non-hybrid Infiniti M has a starting
M.S.R.P. of $47,700 USD for the Infiniti M37 RWD. The other
models are the Infiniti M37 AWD ($49,850 USD), Infiniti M56 RWD
($59,100 USD) and Infiniti M56 AWD ($61,600 USD).
"We're excited to be able to bring
in the new Infiniti M Hybrid – with its exceptional blend of
power, efficiency, style, luxury and technology – at an M.S.R.P.
of under $54,000," said Infiniti Vice President Ben Poore.
"Competitively priced, though with little real direct
competition, we expect the M Hybrid to continue the strong sales
momentum the new Infiniti M Sedan has been experiencing since
its launch in the 2011 model year."
The new Infiniti M Hybrid will
also be the feature vehicle for Infiniti's corporate partnership
with the NCAA, CBS Sports and Turner Sports. Infiniti will run a
multi-media campaign highlighting the M Hybrid and other
Infiniti performance luxury vehicles during regular-season men's
basketball games and the newly expanded, 68-team 2011 NCAA
Division I Men's Basketball Championship. In addition, Infiniti
will present in-game "coaches spotlights" during the tournament.
About the 2012 Infiniti M Hybrid
The Infiniti M Hybrid features the
all-new Infiniti Direct Response Hybrid™ system, an advanced
one-motor, two-clutch parallel hybrid design that utilizes
precise, high-speed motor control technology enabled by the
powerful Lithium-ion battery, allowing power to be delivered
directly to the vehicle's 7-speed automatic transmission.
The fully equipped rear-wheel
drive Infiniti Hybrid is offered in just one model with a long
list of standard luxury and technology features – including
leather-appointed seats, 18-inch aluminum-alloy wheels, Active
Noise Control, Infiniti Intelligent Key with Push Button
Ignition, XM® Satellite Radio (XM® subscription required, sold
separately), Bluetooth® Hands-free Phone System and power
sliding glass tinted moonroof.
The Infiniti M Hybrid is also
available with advanced technology features, including Blind
Spot Warning (BSW), Blind Spot Intervention™ (BSI), Forest Air®
system, Active Trace Control, and Infiniti Hard Drive Navigation