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2019 Nissan 370Z Coupe, Roadster, Release date


Despite numerous rumors about the next generation of the famous Z Car, it looks like the 2019 Nissan 370Z will carry on without bigger changes. There aren’t many cheap sports cars around in these days. This one is one of them.

Its recognizable design philosophy attracts a great number of drivers. Two seats, powerful engine, and excellent handling are some of its strong points. Still, this car hasn’t been redesigned since 2009, which is a pretty long period in today’s car industry. This fact makes the current model outdated. Despite still great performances, the styling lacks in terms of attractivity. The overall refinement is also hardly comparable with much younger rivals.

2019 Nissan 370Z front view

All these factors indicate that the redesign should come as soon as possible. Still, it won’t happen in the next year. The 2019 370Z will continue in the same way, featuring the same design, engine, performances etc.

2019 Nissan 370Z redesign

Just like we’ve mentioned, the 2019 Nissan 370Z will come pretty much unchanged. This model came nine years ago, but there was one major update in 2012. Even this refresh was six years ago, so we can clearly say that the current generation of the iconic Z Car desperately needs some changes. Rumors about the new generation are present for some time. There was even a potential deal with Mercedes-Benz. However, there is still no official confirmation for any of these rumors. Even the most optimistic reports don’t expect redesign in a year or two.

2019 Nissan 370Z side view

The 2019 Nissan 370Z will continue with its familiar appearance, which looks a little bit outdated compared to the competition. However, this car still has a lot of things to offer. Of course, this mostly refers to its amazing performances, even by today’s standards. The core of this amazing car is a well-known V6 engine.

2019 Nissan 370Z engine remain the same

The powertrain of 2019 Nissan 370Z will certainly remain the same. This car comes with a highly capable 3.7-liter V6 engine, which is good for about 332 horsepower and 270 pound-feet of torque. This amount of power is enough to provide 0-60 spring in about 5.5 seconds.

2019 Nissan 370Z rear view

Nismo version

Things are even better with the hi-performance version from Nismo department. This model features full 350 horses, which is enough to reach 60 in about 5.1 seconds. A top speed in this case easily goes over 155 miles per hour. Despite such amazing performances, fuel economy is also on a pretty decent level. It goes around 18 mpg in the city and 26 on a highway.

2019 Nissan 370Z nismo

2019 Nissan 370Z release date and price

Since there won’t be bigger changes, the 2019 Nissan 370Z should come in usual time, somewhere late in the year. We also don’t expect changes in price, so base models will go around 31.000 dollars, which probably the most affordable deal for such good performances.

2019 Nissan 370Z next generation

Despite the fact that the new version of famous Z Car won’t come so soon, there are numerous reports about the new model. In most cases, it is called 400Z.

According to these reports, the new model will come with a new twin-turbo 3.0-liter V6 engine, which will be able to deliver around 400 horsepower in a base variant. The Nismo version will provide even more power, around 475. These numbers sound amazing, especially if we consider that the new generation should be much lighter.

Finally, we expect to see a completely new look, significantly improved. The new design language, better aerodynamics, and sleeker overall shape will definitely have a great impact on overall impression. Latest reports suggest the new model will be ready in about two years.

2019 Infiniti Q60 Coupe, Convertible, Black S Hybrid version


The upcoming 2019 Infiniti Q60 is a luxury two-door coupe that comes with a sleek exterior, turbocharged engines and is available in four trim levels. An all-wheel-drive setup is in the offer as well, and the interior is very modern. This year model will be also available in Convertible, Red Sport and Black S hybrid version.

The 2019 Infiniti Q60 comes with slight refreshments such as wheel-size upgrade for higher trim levels. The price is lower than most of its rivals, and new Q60’s biggest rivals are Audi S5 and BMW M4. If you are in search of a luxurious car with great performances, stunning design and fair price, look no further, the newest 2019 Infiniti Q60 got you covered.

2019 Infiniti Q60 front

2019 Infiniti Q60 gets beautiful and sporty lines

Thanks to the longer wheelbase, new 2019 Infiniti Q60 looks longer than actually is. The wheels are 19-inch, however, for its newest model, Infiniti decides to offer 20-inch wheels as an option. The beauty of this couple is in the fact it actually looks exactly the same as the concept.

The new Q60 looks great, no matter from what distance you look at it. It comes with some modern and nice touches and gorgeous details. The front grille comes with a 3D badge and the aerodynamic extends from the grille to the hood.

The whole front part looks bulgy. The exhaust tips are kinda futuristic and the rear end is classy. This coupe is well-equipped as it offers LED headlights and taillights, a rearview camera and 19-inch wheels as a standard.

2019 Infiniti Q60 Black S will use an F1-hybrid tech

The company is also working on the new model Black S that will be presented this year at the Paris Motor Show. This version of the car will be the first one that will use Formula One technology.

The design of 2019 Infiniti Q60 Black S is very attractive and sporty. It will get many modifications if we compare it with the standard coupe version. The changes are evident throughout stylish grill and black wheels with yellow clippers. From the image that we got, it will also get some modifications at the rear. The perfectly crafted exhaust system sits below the registration plate and looks very attractive. Furthermore, we also must mention that all attractivity takes the new spoiler placed on the trunk.

As we already said at the beginning of the text, this Black S version will get the F1 hybrid tech engine. It features a powerful 3.0-liter twin-turbo V-8 engine that delivers 400 horsepower. The two motor-generator works independently with high-rate lithium-ion batteries. However, this is not all because F1-sourced energy recovery system gives 100 horsepower more and make this car to produce a total of 500 horsepower.

Safety System

There is no need to be worried for the safety of this car. The new model 2019 Infiniti Q60 will get the best and latest safety features at the market. Some of the features that come as standard are Electronic Stability Control (ESC), Traction Control, Rear Child Safety Locks, RearView Monitor Back-Up Camera with many more the list is long.

2019 Infiniti Q60 interior

2019 Infiniti Q60 Interior comes with a good design combination

The interior of an all-new 2019 Infiniti Q60 looks attractive and it feels comfortable. It is a good combination of design and technology. The controls layout is perfect, and screens for navigation and infotainment systems are also well placed. On the other hand, those displays look kinda smaller than the competitors’ displays.

The graphics and the overall interface are still looking good, but it feels outdated, however, far from cartoonish. Comfortable seats are perhaps best in the segment and 8-way power driver seat with lumbar support comes as a standard. The headroom up front is good, while the rear headroom could be a problem for adults. Legroom is great, both front and rear.

2019 Infiniti Q60 Convertible version

The convertible version of this model will have the same lines with beautiful and quick hard roof. However, some changes are evident and trunk will safer some space, especially when the roof sits in.

The interior of this model consummate comfort for four passengers. It comes with very elegant materials like seen on the coupe version. The unique Silk Obi aluminum and optional Maple interior accent give this model modern look.

2019 Infiniti Q60 convertible view

2019 Infiniti Q60 Engine Performance and Output

The 2019 Infiniti Q60 will arrive on the markets with three drivetrain options. Engines are tied down to a specific trim level, so Pure and Luxe models will use a 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine.

This unit is capable of producing up to 208 HP and 258 lb-ft of torque. Fuel economy is rated at 22mpg in the city and 30mpg on the highway. Turbocharged mill comes with 7-speed automatic transmission and rear-wheel drive as standard, but all-wheel drive is included as an option.

Luxe and Sport models get a 3.0-liter twin-turbocharged V6 drivetrain that returns 300 HP and 295 lb-ft of torque. The same engine comes with the Red Sport 400s models, however, thanks to Infiniti’s tuning, this unit cranks 400 HP and 350 lb-ft of torque.

2019 Infiniti Q60

2019 Infiniti Q60 Price and Release Date

The approaching 2019 Infiniti Q60 will cost slightly below $40,000 and top-range model could cost around $60,000. However, the price for the model Black S is unknown in this moment. The newest Infiniti’s coupe will go on sale around September this year.

2019 Infiniti Q60 rear view


With the price above the newest 2019 Infiniti Q60 is less expensive than its rivals such as Audi A5, BMW 4 and Lexus RC.

2019 Nissan Maxima Platinum, Release date, Price


The current generation of the company’s flagship sedan has been around for some time, so updates are welcome. Latest reports suggest 2019 Nissan Maxima will come with several novelties. The famous sedan has been around for full 38 years.

The original version came way back in 1980. For all these years, we have seen numerous versions of the popular model. The current generation is present since 2015. Considering Nissan’s usually quick updates, updates for the next year will definitely come.

2019 nissan maxima

Still, it is hard to predict which parts of the car will be changed. Most likely, we will see some visual improvement. On the other side, changes on the interior will be minimal, although new standard features will definitely come. Finally, things under the hood will remain the same. The 2019 Maxima will continue with the familiar V6 unit and probably arrive somewhere late in the year.

2019 Nissan Maxima almost the same design

The base design of the 2019 Nissan Maxima will most likely remain the same. The current version is present for about three years, so there is no need for some more important in terms of mechanics, dimensions, overall shape etc. On the other side, we should see numerous cosmetic changes. The new model will suffer most at the front, where we should see some revisions on the front fascia, but also in areas of the grille, front bumper etc.

2019 nissan maxima side view

Finally, some tweaks on headlights are also possible. Rest of the car should remain pretty much the same, although some smaller tweaks at the rear end are possible. Finally, expect some new exterior colors in the offer, as well as some new wheels design. On the insider, the 2019 Nissan Maxima should continue in the same way, but with more standard equipment.

2019 Nissan Maxima features, novelties

Speaking of the standard equipment, the 2019 Nissan Maxima will come with several novelties. Most of them will be in terms of driver-assist systems, including the company’s newest version of so-called ProPilot system. Still, the core of the equipment organization will remain the same.

2019 nissan maxima interior

Trim levels

We will see same trim levels in the offer – S, SV, SL, SR, and Platinum. The base S trim will include things like 18-inch wheels, LED daytime running lights, fog lights, dual-zone automatic climate control, adjustable driving modes, a leather-wrapped steering wheel remote engine start, keyless entry and ignition, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable front seats, 8-inch touchscreen, two USB ports, smartphone integration etc. Higher trims will be gradually adding more and more standard equipment.

2019 nissan maxima rear view

2019 Nissan Maxima engine

Unlike other aspects of the 2019 Nissan Maxima, this one will probably remain unchanged. The new sedan will continue with the same 3.5-liter V6 unit. This engine has been around for years and it is well-known for its excellent performances and reliability. It is good for about 300 horses and 261 pound-feet of torque, which is sent to the wheels by a CVT.

2019 nissan maxima engine

This amount of power provides some pretty good numbers when it comes to performances. For example, this large sedan needs only 5.7 seconds to reach 60 mph, while a top speed goes around 130 miles per hour. Despite these pretty amazing numbers, fuel economy stays quite reasonable. In the city, this large sedan returns around 21 mpg, while a highway ride can reach 30 miles per gallon without bigger problems. Pretty impressive for such large car.

2019 Nissan Maxima release date and price

The 2019 Nissan Maxima will come in usual time, which means somewhere in the last quarter of the year. Price should remain the same, around 34.000 dollars for the base model.

Competition is tough. There are models like Toyota Avalon, Chevy Impala, Chrysler 300 and many others.

2019 Nissan Armada Changes, Release Date, Prices


The all-new 2019 Nissan Armada is company’s most expensive SUV that is perfect for families. It is a full-size 3-row SUV that offers eight passenger seats and great tow ability. There are three trim levels available, an optional all-wheel-drive setup.

For 2019, the infotainment system is upgraded and the Intelligent Rear View Mirror is installed. Overall, the 2019 Armada is an SUV that comes with a great price, it shares a lot of similarities with the Infiniti QX80 and it provides more power than most of its competitors.

2019 Nissan Armada side

2019 Nissan Armada Exterior Changes, Dimensions and Colors

The 2019 Nissan Armada shares plenty of styling cues with the Infiniti QX80, from suspension to the engine and transmission. Moreover, those two models are carrying the same chassis and shares the same dimensions.

The exterior of new 2019 Nissan Armada is both rugged and sophisticated. The base model will ride on 18-inch wheels, however, SL and Platinum trim levels are offering 20-inch wheels. Armada is Nissan’s largest SUV ever, but Nissan somehow managed to keep the cohesive design and distinguished exterior hides the size so well. Dimensional the 2019 Nissan Armada is similar to Toyota Sequoia with the wheelbase of 121.1 inches, it also measures lengths of 208.9 in and Width of 79.9 inches. However, the Height of it is 75.8 in and it Weights 5910 lb.

The windows are stretchy and the front end is classic Nissan’s. There are seven exterior paints available, and the new color is Pearl White that is available on all of the trim levels except the base model. The other paints include Brilliant Silver, Gun Metallic, Super Black, Mocha Almond, Forged Copper and Hermosa Blue.

The headlights and running lights will come with LED technology that is standard. Power liftgate, power-folding side mirrors, and rain-sensing windshield wipers are optional. If you move up to the Platinum model, you will get a power sunroof as a standard.

2019 Nissan Armada interior view

2019 Nissan Armada Interior is luxurious and comfortable

The all-new 2019 Nissan Armada comes with a modern and spacious interior. The cabin is comfortable and cushy and it adds plenty of wood trim. Some modern amenities are included, however, Android Auto and Apple CarPlay are not in the offer. Also, some excellent finishes can be found, and the controls are placed in a perfect layout.

Armada offers three rows and seating for eight passengers. Top-range Platinum model adds a center console in the second row, so the seating capacity is reduced to seven. The room is more than generous in the first two rows but the third row is a little tight for adults.

The base model of 2019 Nissan Armada come with cloth upholstery and other trims come with leather wrapped seats. Interior of this SUV will have four colors Almond, Black/Brown, Charcoal and Tan. However, only Almond color is available in all trims.

Trim Options

Like the predecessor, the newest model will come with three trims options SV, SL and Platinum. The standard one or the base one SV will be nicely equipped. It will get features like front/rear parking sensors, power-adjustable front seats, dual-zone climate control, rearview camera, Bluetooth connectivity. Furthermore, this trim will also bring powerful 8-inch infotainment and newest navigation system and 13-speaker Bose AM/FM/CD/USB/Satellite audio system.

If one needed more than that it can go for SL trim. This one gives great leather seats, auto-dimming rearview mirror, remote keyless entry, 360 surround camera system, power liftgate and memory system for the driver with two configurations.

The Platinum trim that is also the last one is the most eqquiped. This one comes with all features that SL trim possesses plus will add heated and cooled front seats, dual 7-inch displays for the rear entertainment, wireless headphones and many more.

Safety System and Crash Test

In the safety section, the 2019 Nissan Armada with Platinum trim will bring advanced features like blind-spot detection, intelligent cruise control, Predictive Forward Collision Warning System, lane-departure warning, backup-collision intervention and forward emergency braking with many others.

Thanks to all these features, in the crash test, this SUV has gained a great score of 4.7 from 5.

2019 Nissan Armada interior

2019 Nissan Armada Engine, Acceleration and Top Speed

The upcoming 2019 Nissan Armada comes with a powerful V8 engine. This 5.6-liter unit comes with seven-speed automatic transmission and it uses rear-wheel drive setup as a standard. An all-wheel drive is optional.

The V8 drivetrain is capable of producing up to 390 HP and 394 lb-ft of torque. Fuel economy is 13 mpg in the city and 18 mpg on the highway. This engine is able to accelerate from 0 to 60 mph in 5.9 sec.

However, the top speed of this new SUV is governor to 133 mph. The full fuel tank of this SUV has the 26 gallons and with that amount, the new model is able to cruise on the highway 468 mile, while in city 338 miles.

2019 Nissan Armada To Get Diesel Engine

Recently, there are more and more speculations that this model will also gain a special edition that will get a turbo diesel engine. From this rumors, a special edition of Nissan Armada will be powered by a 3.0-litre four-cylinder turbo-diesel that will deliver 118kW/380Nm and it will be connected either to five-speed manual transmission or four-speed automatic one. However, these pieces of information are not yet confirmed by company officials.

Towing Capacity and Modes

The newest 2019 Nissan Armada towing ability to tow 8500 with an all-wheel-drive configuration. Two drive modes are available, Snow and Tow, and they can be selected via center console buttons.

2019 Nissan Armada rear

2019 Nissan Armada Price, Release Date and Competitors

Latest Nissan’s SUV will start at $47,300. SL models cost little higher $52,000 and top-range Platinum models will go up to $60,000.

The 2019 Nissan Armada will go on sale in the fall this year. However, with this price the upcoming model will compete with models Chevrolet Tahoe/GMC Yukon, Ford Expedition and Toyota Sequoia that cost little higher than the base model if Armada.