All-wheel drive is standard on the FX45 (the FX35 offers rear-wheel drive). As much as 50 percent of the torque can be sent to the front wheels as soon as wheel slippage is detected.
The FX is derived from Nissan‘s FM platform, which underpins the Nissan 350Z and both Infiniti G35 models.
There is an incredible array of available gadgets: GPS navigation, rear-view camera, intellignet cruise control, tire-pressure monitor, DVD entertainment system, and keyless entry and ignition.
Power front seats, automatic climate control, and reclining rear seats are all standard.
Cargo capacity is 27.4 cubic feet with the seats up, or fold the seatbacks with a lever near the tailgate for 64.5 cubic feet of storage.
0-60 mph comes in an impressive 6.3 seconds. Stopping from 70 mph takes 156 feet, only 1 foot longer than a Turbo.
At 4480 pounds, the FX45 is 300 pounds lighter than a 4.4i and almost 600 pounds lighter than a S.
Need more important numbers? The FX45 has a base price of $44,770, has a 5-speed manu-matic transmission, and gets 15 miles per gallon in the city.
The 4.5-liter V8 is shared with the M45 and Q45. In the FX45, it produces 315 horsepower and 329 pound-feet of torque.