INFINITI FACELIFTS LUXURY WITH QX56-POWERED BOAT PROJECT

Infiniti QX56 Boat 2 INFINITI FACELIFTS LUXURY WITH QX56 POWERED BOAT PROJECT

Team Infiniti has announced its plan of collaborating with numerous college students to construct a one-off boat that is power-driven by a 5.6-liter V8 engine – with 400 hp (298kW / 406 PS) and 413 lb-ft (600 Nm) of torque – from the QX56.

Now it will be facilitated with powerful low-end torque, even function all through the entire RPM variety and top torque of 413 lb-ft. The Infiniti QX the most powerful vehicle in this segment. The special twist of placing the cart ahead of the horse, the version featured specially modified QX engine and equipped with the extravagance, presentation and craftsmanship of its flagship SUV.

To start this project, the makers sought help from the students of Tennessee Technical Center-Nashville and Nashville State Community College. The Infinity engineers along with the assistance of these students have removed the 5.6-liter engine and 7-speed automatic transmission from a 2011 Infiniti QX model. The company has also shared the rest of the car to Tennessee Tech for constant use in their automotive course.

This project is regularly being supervised by the school teachers, the students are instructed to remove the engine and check how it can be made to work outside the vehicle by only using supporting equipments like the starter and electronic control unit. They are also working on eliminating the extraneous systems, like the power steering drive, things that are not needed in giving power to a boat, has been slowly removed by the engineers. Finally the model is installed with advanced features like the electronic engine, modern controllers, processors and emissions systems. Now the researchers are spending sufficient time in thorough testing so that engine performs perfectly fine on water. Once installed the engine should work perfectly.

As the engine removal project is over, the company has now planned to introduce this boat in the next season.

–Kreation Guru

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