Ground control to Major Tom: Your Infiniti Q60S Red Sport is ready for launch | Gaywheels
For some time, Infiniti has wanted to compete with European luxury brands like Mercedes-Benz and BMW, but Nissan, the parent company, just couldn't get it right--until now. The 2017 Infiniti Q60 Red Sport is a bad-ass coupe with power and luxury to rival any German competitor. The new VR30DDTT engine is a twin-turbocharged, direct injected 3.0-liter V6 capable of producing 400 horsepower and 311 lb-ft torque. With two water-filled intercoolers power by electric pumps, this new engine is more efficient and offers better throttle response, which helps the tiny twin turbochargers reach an impressive 200,000 revolutions per minute compared to the typical 150,000 rpms, making the process of internal combustion 60% more efficient. Even if you're not interested in all that science, you'll definitely notice how it translates to crazy-fast acceleration, the likes of which Infiniti has not previously brought to market. Throwing down an impressive 0-60 miles per hour time of 4.5 seconds, the Q60