6 March 2017

INFINITI reveals project black S

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INFINITI at the Geneva Motor Show
  • Project Black S explores the potential for a new INFINITI high-performance model line
  • Radical reinterpretation of the INFINITI Q60 coupe hints at performance hybrid powertrain, inspired by Formula One energy recovery systems
  • Extensive use of carbon fiber for revised design that enhances aerodynamic performance and cooling
  • Makes its public debut at the 2017 Geneva International Motor Show

GENEVA – INFINITI's Project Black S explores the potential for a new INFINITI performance grade, featuring unique-for-the-road technology inspired by Formula One.

INFINITI - Black S Reveal

A passionate partnership

A passionate partnership

In 2016, INFINITI made the move to become technical partners with Renault Sport Formula One.™ Harnessing our expertise in hybrid advancements and combining engineering efforts, together we co-developed the Energy Recovery System, one of the most sophisticated technologies in motorsport.

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F1™ continues on the road

We never stop pushing performance. By harvesting both kinetic and heat energy, the Energy Recovery System powers the Renault Sport F1™ racecars on the track. Project Black S is the opportunity to explore the potential of brining this technology to the Q60 Coupe. Delivering greater power, torque and immediate acceleration on the road.

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Performance powered by design

With the Q60 at the heart of our venture, we begin to reimagine the future of performance on the road. Our vision for Project Black S begins with a high-performance aesthetic.

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Dominate on the road

A large fixed rear wing channels the wind to propel Q60 assertively forward. Made of carbon fiber, it maximizes speed and aero-efficiency so the vehicle hugs the road at every turn.

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Cut through the air

Project Black S takes Q60’s uninhibited design and performance to the next level. Flared wheel arches and enlarged air intakes enhance aerodynamics, with an enviable – even aggressive – look.

Opening the road ahead

Opening the road ahead

Always going against convention, INFINITI is driven to pioneer new ways of enhancing your performance. Project Black S explores F1™ technologies, in an effort to provide maximum power for potential road vehicles.

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