The 2018 Infiniti Q50 comes equipped with a 2-liter I4 that makes 208 hp @ 5500 rpm horsepower and 258 lb.-ft. @ 1500 rpm of torque. The car takes 4.5 seconds to reach 60 MPH from a standstill while it is able to run a quarter-mile in 13.8 seconds.

The Infiniti also offers another engine. It is an 3-liter V6 that spills out 300 hp @ 6400 rpm horsepower and 295 lb.-ft. @ 1600 rpm of torque. This powertrain is available with the LUXE 4dr Sedan (3.0L 6cyl Turbo 7A) and helps the car to reach from 0-60 MPH in 4.5 seconds. The Infiniti Q50 Sedan covers the quarter-mile run in just 13.8 seconds.

2018 Infiniti Q50 0-60 and Quarter Mile all Trims

Trim Name0-60 MPHStanding 1/4-mileBraking (70 - 0 MPH)
LUXE 4dr Sedan (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 7A)4.5 sec13.8 sec169 ft.
LUXE 4dr Sedan AWD (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 7A)4.5 sec13.8 sec169 ft.
PURE 4dr Sedan (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 7A)4.5 sec13.8 sec169 ft.
PURE 4dr Sedan AWD (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 7A)4.5 sec13.8 sec169 ft.
LUXE 4dr Sedan (3.0L 6cyl Turbo 7A)4.5 sec13.8 sec169 ft.
LUXE 4dr Sedan AWD (3.0L 6cyl Turbo 7A)4.5 sec13.8 sec169 ft.
Sport 4dr Sedan (3.0L 6cyl Turbo 7A)4.5 sec13.8 sec169 ft.
Sport 4dr Sedan AWD (3.0L 6cyl Turbo 7A)4.5 sec13.8 sec169 ft.
Considering the acceleration figures, the 2018 Infiniti Q50 isn't the best performer amongst the competitors and takes its time to reach 60MPH from naught. Even in the quarter-mile run, the car is an average performer and won't pin any excitement meter around. The fastest car of the lot is 2018 Cadillac CTS which is just a tad bit quicker than the 2018 Infiniti Q50 and does the 0-60 MPH run in 3.4 seconds. It also reaches the quarter-mile mark faster than the 2018 Infiniti Q50.

2018 Infiniti Q50 vs. Competitor's 0-60 and Quarter Mile

Car Name0-60 MPHStanding 1/4-mileBraking (70 - 0 MPH)Braking (60 - 0 MPH)
2018 Infiniti Q504.5 sec13.8 sec169 ft.-
2018 Lexus IS 3504.5 sec13.7 sec-112 ft.
2018 Audi S34.7 sec13.4 sec-117 ft.
2018 Jaguar XF5 sec13.6 sec-82 ft.
2018 Acura TLX5.7 - 6 sec14.2 - 14.5 sec-118 ft.
2018 Audi S44.2 - 4.3 sec12.8 sec-104 ft.
2018 Lexus ES 300h hybrid7 sec15.1 sec158 ft.-
2018 Genesis G804.9 - 5 sec13.5 - 13.6 sec180 ft.-
2018 Lincoln Continental5.4 sec14.9 sec-111 ft.
2018 Lexus GS 3005.7 sec14.7 sec173 ft.-
2018 BMW 3 Series6.3 sec14.8 sec-123 ft.
2018 BMW 4 Series Gran Coupe5.6 - 6 sec14.1 - 14.3 sec-110 ft.
2018 Audi A45.1 - 7 sec13.8 - 15.4 sec152 ft.-
2018 Mercedes-Benz C-Class5.9 sec14.6 sec163 ft.-
2018 BMW ALPINA B73.4 sec12.7 sec-109 ft.
2018 Lexus IS 3004.5 sec13.7 sec-112 ft.
2018 Audi A65.6 sec14 sec-112 ft.
2018 Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class6.3 sec14.9 sec-112 ft.
2018 Cadillac ATS3.8 sec14.2 sec-129 ft.
2018 Cadillac CTS3.7 sec11.6 sec-121 ft.
2018 Alfa Romeo Giulia5.2 - 5.4 sec13.8 - 14 sec-127 ft.
2018 Lexus ES 3507 sec15.1 sec158 ft.-
2018 Audi A36.1 sec14.8 sec-88 ft.
2018 Lincoln MKZ5.2 sec13.4 sec-108 ft.
2018 Lexus GS 3505.7 sec14.7 sec173 ft.-
2018 BMW 5 Series6 sec12.3 sec-80 ft.
2018 Infiniti Q704.4 sec14.1 sec179 ft.-
2018 Acura ILX6.6 sec14.2 sec184 ft.-
2018 BMW M33.7 sec12.1 sec-101 ft.
2018 Audi A74.9 sec13.4 sec-109 ft.
2018 Jaguar XE6 - 6.6 sec13.4 - 15 sec-123 ft.

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2017 Infiniti Q50 0-60 and Quarter Mile all Trims

Trim Name0-60 MPHStanding 1/4-mileBraking (70 - 0 MPH)
4dr Sedan (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 7A)4.5 sec13.8 sec169 ft.
4dr Sedan AWD (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 7A)4.5 sec13.8 sec169 ft.
Premium 4dr Sedan (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 7A)4.5 sec13.8 sec169 ft.
Premium 4dr Sedan AWD (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 7A)4.5 sec13.8 sec169 ft.
Sport 4dr Sedan (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 7A)4.5 sec13.8 sec169 ft.
Sport 4dr Sedan AWD (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 7A)4.5 sec13.8 sec169 ft.
Premium 4dr Sedan (3.0L 6cyl Turbo 7A)4.5 sec13.8 sec169 ft.
Premium 4dr Sedan AWD (3.0L 6cyl Turbo 7A)4.5 sec13.8 sec169 ft.
Signature Edition 4dr Sedan (3.0L 6cyl Turbo 7A)4.5 sec13.8 sec169 ft.
Signature Edition 4dr Sedan AWD (3.0L 6cyl Turbo 7A)4.5 sec13.8 sec169 ft.
Sport 4dr Sedan (3.0L 6cyl Turbo 7A)4.5 sec13.8 sec169 ft.
Sport 4dr Sedan AWD (3.0L 6cyl Turbo 7A)4.5 sec13.8 sec169 ft.

2017 Infiniti Q50 vs. Competitor's 0-60 and Quarter Mile

Car Name0-60 MPHStanding 1/4-mileBraking (70 - 0 MPH)Braking (60 - 0 MPH)
2017 Cadillac ATS3.8 - 5.7 sec14.2 sec-129 ft.
2017 Cadillac CTS3.7 - 5.7 sec11.6 - 14.2 sec-121 ft.
2017 Lexus IS 200t4.5 sec13.7 sec-112 ft.
2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia5.4 sec14 sec-127 ft.
2017 Lexus ES 3507 sec15.1 sec158 ft.-
2017 Audi A35.5 - 6.1 sec14.2 - 14.8 sec-88 ft.
2017 Lincoln MKZ4.8 - 5.2 sec13.4 sec-108 ft.
2017 BMW 3 Series5.4 - 6.3 sec14 - 14.8 sec-123 ft.
2017 Infiniti Q50 hybrid Sedan5.2 sec13.7 sec169 ft.-
2017 Lexus GS 3505.7 sec14.7 sec173 ft.-
2017 Infiniti Q50 RED SPORT 400 Sedan4.5 sec13.8 sec169 ft.-
2017 Infiniti Q704.4 sec14.1 sec179 ft.-
2017 Acura ILX6.6 sec14.2 sec184 ft.-
2017 Jaguar XE4.5 - 6.6 sec12.9 - 15 sec-123 ft.
2017 Lexus IS 3504.5 sec13.7 sec-112 ft.
2017 Audi S34.6 - 4.7 sec13.3 - 13.4 sec-117 ft.
2017 Jaguar XF4.9 - 5 sec13.3 - 13.6 sec-82 ft.
2017 Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 453.8 sec12.3 sec-117 ft.
2017 Acura TLX6 sec14.5 sec-118 ft.
2017 Lexus GS 200t6.6 sec14.9 sec173 ft.-
2017 Lexus ES 300h hybrid7.8 sec16 sec158 ft.-
2017 Lincoln Continental5.4 sec14.9 sec-111 ft.
2017 Nissan Maxima5.7 - 6.1 sec14.2 - 14.6 sec-125 ft.
2017 Lincoln MKZ hybrid Sedan5.2 - 8.7 sec13.4 - 16.6 sec-108 ft.
2017 BMW 3 Series plug-in hybrid Sedan5.4 sec14.1 sec-123 ft.
2017 Infiniti Q504.5 sec13.8 sec169 ft.-
2017 BMW 4 Series Gran Coupe5.6 - 6 sec14.1 - 14.3 sec-110 ft.
2017 Audi A45.1 - 5.3 sec13.8 - 13.9 sec152 ft.-
2017 Mercedes-Benz C-Class5.9 - 6.2 sec14.5 - 14.7 sec163 ft.-
2017 Lexus IS 3004.5 sec13.7 sec-112 ft.
2017 Audi A65.6 sec14 sec-112 ft.
2017 Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class6.3 sec14.9 sec-112 ft.
2017 Mercedes-Benz C 350e plug-in hybrid5.8 - 6.2 sec12.5 - 14.6 sec-104 ft.

2016 Infiniti Q50 0-60 and Quarter Mile all Trims

Trim Name0-60 MPHStanding 1/4-mile
Sport 4dr Sedan AWD (3.0L 6cyl Turbo 7A)9.3 sec18 sec
Sport 4dr Sedan (3.0L 6cyl Turbo 7A)9.3 sec18 sec
Premium 4dr Sedan AWD (3.0L 6cyl Turbo 7A)9.3 sec18 sec
Premium 4dr Sedan (3.0L 6cyl Turbo 7A)9.3 sec18 sec
Premium 4dr Sedan AWD (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 7A)9.3 sec18 sec
Premium 4dr Sedan (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 7A)9.3 sec18 sec
4dr Sedan AWD (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 7A)9.3 sec18 sec
4dr Sedan (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 7A)9.3 sec18 sec

2016 Infiniti Q50 vs. Competitor's 0-60 and Quarter Mile

Car Name0-60 MPHStanding 1/4-mileBraking (60 - 0 MPH)
2016 Acura TLX5.7 - 7.2 sec14.2 - 15.6 sec120 ft.
2016 Nissan Maxima5.7 - 7 sec14.2 - 15.4 sec122 ft.
2016 Volvo S608.7 sec16.8 sec103 - 108 ft.
2016 Audi A46.1 - 6.3 sec14.7 - 14.8 sec108 ft.
2016 Mercedes-Benz C-Class4.5 - 6.5 sec13.1 - 14.9 sec114 ft.
2016 Lexus IS 3008.4 sec16.3 sec-
2016 BMW 3 Series4.8 - 8.1 sec13.3 - 15.3 sec115 ft.
2016 Infiniti Q509.3 sec18 sec-

2015 Infiniti Q50 0-60 and Quarter Mile all Trims

Trim Name0-60 MPHStanding 1/4-mileBraking (60 - 0 MPH)
Sport 4dr Sedan AWD (3.7L 6cyl 7A)5.5 sec13.9 sec123 ft.
Sport 4dr Sedan (3.7L 6cyl 7A)5.5 sec13.9 sec123 ft.
Premium 4dr Sedan AWD (3.7L 6cyl 7A)5.4 sec13.9 sec123 ft.
Premium 4dr Sedan (3.7L 6cyl 7A)5.4 sec13.9 sec123 ft.
4dr Sedan AWD (3.7L 6cyl 7A)5.3 sec13.9 sec123 ft.
4dr Sedan (3.7L 6cyl 7A)5.4 sec13.9 sec123 ft.

2015 Infiniti Q50 vs. Competitor's 0-60 and Quarter Mile

Car Name0-60 MPHStanding 1/4-mileBraking (60 - 0 MPH)
2015 BMW 3 Series4.6 - 8 sec13.3 - 15.4 sec112 - 115 ft.
2015 Infiniti Q505.3 - 5.5 sec13.9 sec123 ft.
2015 Acura TLX5.7 - 8.1 sec14.2 - 15.6 sec120 ft.
2015 Volvo S608.7 sec16.8 sec103 - 108 ft.
2015 Audi A46.6 - 7.8 sec14.9 sec108 ft.
2015 Mercedes-Benz C-Class4.7 - 6.6 sec13.3 - 14.6 sec114 ft.

2014 Infiniti Q50 0-60 and Quarter Mile all Trims

Trim Name0-60 MPHStanding 1/4-mile
Sport 4dr Sedan AWD (3.7L 6cyl 7A)5.5 sec13.9 sec
Sport 4dr Sedan (3.7L 6cyl 7A)5.5 sec13.9 sec
Premium 4dr Sedan AWD (3.7L 6cyl 7A)5.4 sec13.9 sec
Premium 4dr Sedan (3.7L 6cyl 7A)5.4 sec13.9 sec
4dr Sedan AWD (3.7L 6cyl 7A)5.3 sec13.9 sec
4dr Sedan (3.7L 6cyl 7A)5.4 sec13.9 sec

2014 Infiniti Q50 vs. Competitor's 0-60 and Quarter Mile

Car Name0-60 MPHStanding 1/4-mileBraking (70 - 0 MPH)Braking (60 - 0 MPH)
2014 Nissan Altima6.4 - 8.4 sec14.5 - 16.2 sec-114 - 130 ft.
2014 Volvo S605.5 - 7.1 sec14.1 - 15.3 sec-114 - 128 ft.
2014 Audi A44.9 sec14.9 sec-108 ft.
2014 Mercedes-Benz C-Class5.8 - 7.5 sec--108 ft.
2014 Cadillac ATS5.3 - 7.3 sec13.7 - 15.6 sec-113 ft.
2014 Audi S44.7 sec13.3 sec-109 ft.
2014 Nissan Maxima5.8 sec14.2 sec-122 ft.
2014 Acura TSX6.6 - 8.3 sec14.8 - 16.2 sec182 ft.-
2014 BMW 3 Series5.3 - 7.9 sec13.5 - 15.4 sec-115 ft.
2014 Lexus ES 3505.8 sec14.3 sec-124 ft.
2014 Infiniti Q505.3 - 5.5 sec13.9 sec--
2014 Lexus GS 3505.9 sec14.1 sec-112 ft.
2014 Honda Accord6.6 - 7.8 sec15.2 - 15.9 sec-128 ft.
2014 Lexus IS 3505.3 sec13.9 sec-114 ft.

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