• Variable-compression engine meets crossover: Infiniti QX50 review

    6 days ago - By Ars Technica

    Enlarge / The Infiniti QX50 in Hermosa Blue.
    In a world full of similarly priced compact luxury crossovers, one way to differentiate yourself is with what's under the hood. That's the approach Infiniti has taken with the all-new 2019 Infiniti QX50. What might otherwise be yet another $50,000 crossover becomes intriguing if only because of Infiniti's brand-new VC-Turbo engine, and the QX50 is the first vehicle in the carmaker's lineup to be powered by it.
    As the name implies, the VC-Turbo uses different compression ratios based on driving conditions. The compression ratio describes the...
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