Can the INFINITI QX80 Tow?

April 30th, 2021 by

INFINITI QX80 Towing a Boat

The 2021 INFINITI QX80 is the latest update to one of the most feature-heavy and luxurious SUVs on the market. And with a standard V8 engine, Merriam and Overland Park drivers can get up to 8,500 pounds of INFINITI QX80 towing capacity. That’s quite a lot, but there’s even more to the QX80’s performance perks than just raw towing power. INFINITI of Kansas City covers the INFINITI QX80 towing capacity, engine specs, and other features below!     

INFINITI QX80 Towing Capacity: Engine Specs

A robust 5.6L V8 engine comes standard with the INFINITI QX80, and it’s got a lot going for it. It has a remarkable towing capacity, more than enough for an RV trailer, a full boat, and many other things that Olathe drivers can use for their adventures. Here are more engine specs that lead to the INFINITI QX80 towing capacity: 

INFINITI QX80 5.6L V8 Engine: 

  • 400 hp 
  • 413 lb-ft of torque 
  • 8,500-pound max towing capacity
  • 7-speed automatic transmission with adaptive shift control

INFINITI QX80 Towing Capacity: Performance Features

Like other INFINITI SUVs, the INFINITI QX80 is a feature-heavy vehicle that is made to help Lees Summit drivers accomplish what they need in grace and style. There are tons of great towing accessories and safety features that you’ll find incredibly useful wherever you’re trailering. Let’s detail a few of them:   

  • Integrated Class IV Tow Hitch and 7-PIN Wiring Harness with Cover for attaching your QX80 to its trailer. 
  • Hill Start Assist to prevent any backsliding during the interval between accelerating and braking. 
  • Trailer Sway Control is a trailer technology that senses and makes adjustments automatically. 
  • Available Hydraulic Body Control Motion results in a smoother ride by minimizing your body roll. 
  • All-Mode 4WD® on the QX80 comes with lots of modes, including a Tow Mode
  • Around View® Monitor with Moving Object Detection gives you a 360-degree view of your surroundings. 
  • Available ProASSIST Package including a Smart Rearview Mirror with a wide-angle view of your trailer. 
  • 16.6 cubic feet of cargo space even when everyone is seated. 
  • Available Adaptive Front Lighting System with Auto-Leveling Headlights to improve visibility when it’s dark, but you still need a trailer! 

Test Drive the QX80 Today! 

The INFINITI QX80 towing capacity is one of many reasons why this vehicle stands out, even against stiff competition from Lexus. We’re excited to introduce it to Merriam drivers at INFINITI of Kansas City. Contact us today to set up a test drive!

 

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