2011 Geneva Auto ShowJust the Facts:
- Infiniti will unveil its "Inspired Performance" concept at the Geneva auto show.
- Infiniti hints that the concept will slot below the G.
- The brand claims its new small luxury performance car will be "completely different" from its competitors.
GENEVA — Nissan's premium brand Infiniti plans to unveil a new small luxury concept at the upcoming Geneva show. The brand released a teaser sketch of what it has labeled its "Inspired Performance" concept and hints the new car will be slotted below the G in size and price.
In a brief press release, Infiniti quoted executive Andy Palmer as saying, "Infiniti is currently examining concepts for a luxury performance car that will fit below the current G Line. Like every Infiniti, it will be completely different to [sic] anything currently offered by our rivals."
So far, Infiniti is not revealing any further clues ahead of the show, other than to say the new concept "will take the Japanese performance brand down a new road, to a new future."
Edmunds.com says: Better a teaser sketch than a shot of half a headlamp. — Paul Lienert, Correspondent