Starting on June 24, the all new 2009 Infiniti FX luxury crossover goes on sale in U.S. and Canadian Infiniti dealerships. Available in three different models, MSRP of the entry level FX35 rear-wheel-drive model is $49,950. The FX35 is also available with all-wheel drive for $42,350 and the top of the range FX50 with all-wheel-drive standard is $56,700.
The FX50 AWD gets a 5.0-liter 32-valve DOHC V8 engine with Variable Valve Event & Lift (VVEL) producing 390hp. For both FX35 models the same 303-horsepower 24-valve DOHC 3.5- liter V6 engine. All engines receive as standard Infiniti's new 7-speed automatic transmission featuring Adaptive Shift Control (ASC) and paddle shifters made from solid magnesium.
Other assist features include Continuous Damping Control (CDC) or electronically controlled active dampeners, Rear Active Steer, Intelligent Brake Assist, Intelligent Cruise Control (Full Speed Range), Lane Departure Warning/Lane Departure Prevention system and available Around View Monitor system plus an 11-speaker Bose audio system.
All of these individual features can make your head spin, so Infiniti has put toigether a comprehensive list of packages that wraps everthing together and a little easier to absorb. Something for everyone, they include the Technology Package, Infiniti Mobile Entertainment Package, Premium Package, Navigation Package, Deluxe Touring Package, Sport Package and 21-inch Summer Tires which are super lightweight aluminum alloy wheels designed by Enkei.
See press release below for further details.