Woman at the Wheel - Infiniti G37
Valencia Mohammed | 3/6/2009, 4:42 p.m.
Diamonds, Furs and the Infiniti G37
The Infiniti G37 is the perfect car for a young business minded people who think fast and smart. It€s sporty, fast, safe, attractive and technologically ready to connect to the world.
Just two years after a total redesign, the ground-breaking second-generation Infiniti G Sedan takes another leap forward for the 2009 model year with the addition of a new, larger 328-horsepower 3.7-liter V6 engine and 7-speed automatic transmission.
€The new G37 Sedan is the perfect stable-mate in the Infiniti lineup to the 2009 G37 Coupe, offering buyers groundbreaking style, performance and soul in a choice of two or four doors,€ said Mark Igo, vice president and general manager, Infiniti. €The enhancements for 2009 are significant and should help keep the G Sedan at the head of the performance sport sedan pack.€
The G37 Sedan€s strikingly seductive exterior continues to be defined by its sleek wave form hood, signature G-style taillights, pillars and athletic stance €" along with new, smaller outside mirrors.
Inside, the G37 Sedan offers a crafted, heritage-inspired interior environment and luxury features such as standard leather-appointed seating and an audiophile-quality Infiniti Studio on Wheels by Bose,.
Advanced technologies include standard intelligent key with push button ignition and available rear view monitor; a touch screen Infiniti navigation system with XM NavTraffic real-time traffic information (XM subscription required, sold separately) and 9.3GB music hard drive; adaptive front lighting system; and intelligent cruise control with preview braking.
The front of the G Sedan is highlighted by its high intensity L-shaped headlights and dramatic Infiniti signature grille with sculpted €twisted€ horizontal blades inspired by traditional Japanese swords. Foglights are standard.
In the rear, the refined, evolutional L-shaped LED taillights express the G heritage and the Infiniti design identity. The trunk lid is accented by an integrated spoiler, while prominent dual exhaust outlets complete the sporty appearance.
The interior has been treated to subtle enhancements to provide an even higher quality feel. €Traditionally, there have been two schools of thought in sport sedan interiors €" cold, machine-like precision or soft, indulgent luxury,€ said Igo. €In the G Sedan we€ve found a way to thoroughly engage the driver, while embracing passengers with finely crafted hospitality.€
All 2009 G37 Sedans come equipped with Infiniti€s Advanced Air Bag System (AABS) with dual-stage supplemental front air bags with seat belt and occupant classification sensors is standard, along with roof-mounted side impact supplemental air bags for front and rear-seat outboard occupant head protection and roof-mounted side impact supplemental air bags for front and rear-seat outboard occupant head protection.
Also standard are 3-point ALR/ELR seat belts (driver€s side ELR only) and front seat belts with pretensioners and load limiters and adjustable upper anchors, front seat Active Head Restraints and the Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children system.
The manufacturer€s suggested retail price is $ 33, 250. The 2009 Infiniti G37 Sedan offers 18 miles per gallon (mpg) in the city and 20 mpg on the highway. If you want luxury in a sporty car €" the Infiniti G37 is it.