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Byline: By STEVE HUGHES

THE new Infiniti FX The Infiniti FX is a mid-size luxury Crossover Sport Utility Vehicle (CUV) produced by the Nissan-owned Infiniti luxury brand since the 2003 model year. The FX replaced the QX4 as Infiniti's mid-size luxury SUV, despite being larger than its predecessor. 37 performance crossover vehicle is preparing to make its global debut at next month's Paris Motor Show to herald yet another stage of the impending introduction of Nissan's luxury brand in Europe.

Its arrival follows the unveiling of the more powerful FX50S model seven months ago at the Geneva Geneva, canton and city, Switzerland
Geneva (jənē`və), Fr. Genève, canton (1990 pop. 373,019), 109 sq mi (282 sq km), SW Switzerland, surrounding the southwest tip of the Lake of Geneva.
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The FX37 in both GT and S forms will use a 320bhp engine to endow it with acceleration to 60mph in 6.8 seconds and on to a top speed of 145mph.

Standard equipment on the GT version includes 20-inch alloys, anti-scratch paint, all wheel drive, seven-speed automatic transmission with paddle shift, leather upholstery with ventilated front seats, cornering xenon xenon (zē`nŏn) [Gr.,=strange], gaseous chemical element; symbol Xe; at. no. 54; at. wt. 131.29; m.p. −111.9°C;; b.p. −107.1°C;; density 5.86 grams per liter at STP; valence usually 0.  headlights, parking camera and sensors.

The S version adds 21-inch alloys, continuous damping control and sports seats. Infiniti has also released pricing for several of its markets launching in 2008, including France where the FX37 is priced at the equivalent of pounds 44,500.

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Publication:Evening Chronicle (Newcastle, England)
Date:Sep 19, 2008
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