Infiniti luxury automotive car brand from japan, has plan now to begin sales of its range of sedans, coupes and cross-overs in Australia starting in 2012. The Australian introduction follows the UK, Western Europe and select Asia Pacific markets. Infiniti will starting sale from the third quarter of 2012, Australian luxury car buyers will be able to purchase and service Infiniti automobiles at Infiniti Centres in each of the three major east coast capitals Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane.
Dan Thompson CEO, Infiniti Cars Australia says “As part of Infiniti’s worldwide expansion, Australia is a mandatory next step for the luxury brand,” and also said “In a little more than a year, the promise of luxury vehicles with a unique combination of inspired performance, attentive hospitality and unparalleled quality will become a reality for the Australian market.”
Initially, the Infiniti model range will comprise the highly distinctive Infiniti FX sport crossover, G37 sport convertible and coupe and the unique Infiniti M luxury performance sedan. Infiniti Cars Australia has commenced formal discussions with a number of automotive retailers to join the brand as the inaugural retail partners in 2012.
Infiniti debuted in 1989 in the United States and Canada and has since spread to Europe and China, Korea, Taiwan and parts of the Middle East. The brand has 340 dealers worldwide and forecasts of more than 165,000 sales in 2011.