The 2003 Infinity I35 continues to be a success for this
manufacturer in the near-luxury sedan segment. Offering
a high level of performance, power, luxury amenities, and
classic refined style in an affordable package has been
the winning formula. The high standard of handling capability
is brought about by standard traction control. This year,
form and function enhancements include expanded wood trim
and satellite radio compatibility.
Whether looking for a family car or a respectable sedan
for a businessman with a desire for style and performance,
the 2003 Infiniti I35 will continue to represent a good
luxury performance sedan option.
Like the other Infiniti models, the 2003 Infiniti I35 has
one trim level and model supplemented by useful options
and options packages to add specific desired details for
those who want flexibility in their choices.
The luxurious interior of the 2003 Infiniti I35 starts with
Sojourner Leather upholstery that includes embroidered Infiniti
logos on the front seats and an electro florescent fine-vision
meter cluster with multi-function trip computer. Wood-tone
trim add a luxurious touches to the gated automatic transmission
shifter's knob, the center console and the leather-wrapped
tilt steering wheel.
The list of standard equipment includes a 200-watt Bose
premium audio system with an AM/FM tuner and an in-dash
6-disc CD auto changer and 7-speakers. Steering wheel audio
controls, vehicle-speed-sensitive volume control and Radio
Data System (RDS) all add function and convenience. The
I35 also includes an 8-way power driver's seat with two-position
memory and automatic entry/exit assist, a 4-way power passenger's
seat and many other features. The power-operated dash-mounted
flip-up Infiniti Navigation System is available again this
Heated front and rear seats, heated outside mirrors and
heated steering wheel come with the optional Cold Weather
Package. Other packages and stand-alone options are available.
The exterior of the 2003 Infiniti I35 has items that are
usually only included as optional add-ons. For example,
xenon High Intensity Discharge (HID) headlights and large
fog lights combine function and style. The rear end features
jewel-like combination lamps and a low-restriction exhaust
with chrome finishers.
The optional sporty package adds an assortment of exterior
enhancements and details. For example, 8-spoke sport design
aluminum-alloy wheels the large 6-spoke 17-inch luxury wheels
already included while side sill extensions and a rear spoiler
are also Sport Package items.
The ample power available to Infiniti I35 owners comes from
a beefy 3.5-liter dohc V6 that enables it to travel from
0-60mph in 7.5 seconds. Capable of producing 246 lb-ft of
torque at 3200 rpm and 255 hp at 6000, the I35 has power
throughout the engine's range. This V6 is coupled with a
4-speed automatic transmission and together they achieve
mileage ratings that are pretty respectable for the power
involved, at 20/26mpg (city/hwy).
Traction control is standard while a vehicle skid control
system, Vehicle Dynamic Control (VDC) comes optionally with
the Sport Package.
Safety and Security
4-wheel vented disc brakes with ABS, Brake Assist and Electronic
Brake force Distribution all come as standard equipment
on the I35 to make up the active safety technology. Passive
safety features include dual front and front side airbags,
advanced belt systems and the child-seat restraint LATCH
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