Compare 2020 and 2021 INFINITI QX80 SUV


The INFINITI QX80 is an impressive full-size luxury sport-utility vehicle with a beautifully crafted passenger cabin and world-class convenience and safety technology. For 2021, a bold new trim level is added to the lineup and new standard features are also included for ultimate convenience and value. The innovative Smart Rear-View Mirror display has been improved for 2021, delivering a clear high-definition display from the rear-mounted camera. With three well-equipped trim levels, a familiar bold powertrain, and a luxury passenger cabin, the capable and innovative new 2021 INFINITI QX80 is the ultimate family vehicle. 

Trim Levels
Consumers desire a vehicle that fits their distinct personality and lifestyle. While the 2020 INFINITI QX80 delivered two well-equipped trim levels, the 2021 QX80 goes a step further. For even more options, the INFINITI QX80 arrives with a brand-new mid-level trim, the new Premium Select trim. This trim adds bold Dark Chrome and black elements to the exterior, including stylish 22-inch Dark Chrome wheels. The 2020 QX80’s Limited trim has now been renamed the Sensory trim for 2021.  

Horsepower and acceleration are key factors when choosing to purchase a new vehicle. The full-size QX80 continues to provide performance and reliability that driving enthusiasts will appreciate. Every trim level of this luxury INFINITI SUV features a bold 400-horsepower 5.6-liter V8 engine.  Paired with the engine is a smooth-shifting 7-speed automatic transmission. The QX80 comes standard with rear-wheel drive but is also available with INFINITI’s capable all-wheel-drive AWD system.  

The 2021 QX80 delivers responsive handling even though it is a large SUV. Range-topping Sensory models will now include Hydraulic Body Motion Control as a standard feature. This innovative system improves the already impressive body lean when rounding corners and delivers an enhanced driving experience. With its raw performance, torque, and supreme handling, the 2021 INFINITI QX80 is an exciting vehicle to drive.  

Interior Features 2021 INFINITI QX80 Interior
The passenger cabin of this spacious SUV is truly focused on the passenger experience. The interior is crafted with high-end materials and continues to highlight technology features the whole family will adore. With plush seating for seven and plenty of room for cargo, this luxury SUV is extremely versatile. All trim levels for 2021 will now feature the available second-generation Smart Rear View Mirror (SMRV). This recently enhanced mirror delivers a more detailed high-definition display from the rear-mounted camera. The innovative SMRV also features a wider 9.6-inch mirror/display for 2021, allowing drivers a clear view behind the vehicle.  

The impressive LUXE trim level comes standard with three rows of soft-to-the-touch leather seating navigation, tri-zone automatic climate control, a power liftgate, standard 13-speaker premium Bose audio system, and many more luxury amenities. Heated front seating is now standard for the 2021 QX80. Stepping up to the new range-topping QX80 Sensory trim delivers elegant quilted semi-aniline leather seating, a 17-speaker premium Bose audio system, rear-seat entertainment system, Charcoal Burl trim details, and many more opulent features. The new Premium Select trim is for the owner that appreciates a sportier style. The interior of the Premium Select trim is available in Graphite, Sahara Stone, or new Truffle Brown to match the bold exterior styling of this exciting new trim level. 

Safety Features
The full-sized 2021 INFINITI QX80 is focused on overall passenger safety. Innovative active driver safety systems have been added to the comprehensive standard suite of safety features for the 2021 model year. Every QX80 comes standard with Blind Spot Intervention®, Lane Departure Warning/Assist, a helpful rear seatbelt reminder, and Distance Control Assist. An updated Intelligent Cruise Control system is also standard for 2021. With the improved Smart Rear-View Mirror and new advanced standard safety systems, the 2021 INFINITI QX80 is the perfect family vehicle.  


  2021 INFINITI QX80  2020 INFINITI QX80 
BASE MSRP:  $69,050  $66,750 
Horsepower:  400 HP  400 HP 
City Estimated MPG:  14 MPG  14 MPG 
Highway Estimated MPG:  20 MPG  20 MPG 


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