INFINITI Announces Plans for New Hybrid Sports Car Concept

February 8th, 2012 by

Have you heard about the new INFINITI hybrid concept? The automaker just announced that its upcoming plug-in hybrid sports car concept will be called the Emerge-E, which will be unveiled at the upcoming Geneva Motor Show.

Using a gasoline range-extended to add power and range to an electric powertrain, this will be the first such system used in an INFINITI product. The “advanced sports car concept” will also be the first INFINITI to use a mid-engine powertrain configuration.

Few details are yet known about the brand’s new flagship performance vehicle but INFINITI is promising a zero emissions mode as well as “vivid performance.” Still, check out the video below for more on this exciting new development:

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We can’t wait to learn more about this hybrid sports car. Stay tuned for more details, and search our INFINITI inventory for more innovative vehicles from this automaker.