Among the most functional cars out there for those that don't want to compromise anything in a vehicle. Offers tremendous power and has a very distinctive howl from its exhausts. Love the redesign for '09 and will be purchasing a new one (when the stock market recovers or I reach 200K, whichever comes first!) from FTW TX 11 out of 11 people found this review helpful. The Infiniti FX is an SUV for people who like to drive. When I left the lot I put in 36 dollars of gas and I got half lil over half a tank. Although beefed up a bit for SUV duty, its chassis is still not as heavy as that of a true off-road truck, and that of course reduces the weight its powerful engines have to move. They are not based on any Nissan truck, nor, as some folks seem to assume, on the similarly sized Nissan Murano SUV. Did you? Did you. It only takes a few seconds. The FX35 ($34,750) is powered by the 280-horsepower 3.5-liter V6 from the Nissan 350Z sports car, and comes with rear-wheel drive. The FX drives more like a big sport coupe than a truck-based SUV because it is more like a big sport coupe. The goal was to make the FX as fun to drive as a sports car; Infiniti achieved that, with compromises in ride comfort, space and rock-climbing ability.

The 2005 Infiniti FX is available as two models. THIS CAR IS THE BEST OF EVERYTHING!!! But ads are also how we keep the garage doors open and the lights on here at Autoblog - and keep our stories free for you and for everyone. ©2020 Verizon Media. The FX45 ($45,250) adopts the 315-horsepower 4.5-liter V8 from the Infiniti Q45 luxury sedan.

The end result is a car-based crossover SUV that's full of character and exciting to drive on sports-car roads, but also one that has a stiff ride, a tighter cockpit than some of its competitors and flamboyant styling. I leased this vehicle back in 05 and just loved it.
FX was launched for the 2003 model year. from Saratoga Springs, NY Save cars. The FX45 gets a firmer suspension; 20-inch wheels as opposed to 18-inchers; leather heated seats and trim; a power tilt/telescope steering wheel; and memory for the driver's seat, mirrors and steering wheel. 2005 INFINITI FX35 Reviews: Read 12 candid owner reviews for the 2005 INFINITI FX35. All come with a five-speed automatic transmission, dual-zone climate control with microfiltration, power front seats, split folding and reclining rear seats, tilt/telescope steering wheel, high-intensity discharge (HID) headlights, and a long list of electronic and safety features, including electronic stability control.

Traded for a 2012 with more features, and other than missing the "roar" of the 2005, I love the new one just as much.

by Mitch The V6 engine that powers the FX35 is the same engine used in the Nissan 350Z sports car. 4 out of 4 people found this review helpful. 9 out of 9 people found this review helpful.

An all-wheel version ($36,250) is also available. from boston mass IT HAS HAD NO MAJOR ISSUES AND I WOULD BUY ANOTHER ONE. on Tue Feb 19 2008. Purchased it new in '05. from Pflugerville, TX Nice features like adaptive cruise control, all power and sunroof.

on Fri Nov 03 2017. While driving the FX35, we never found ourselves wishing for the more powerful FX45. 23 out of 24 people found this review helpful. You may order presentation ready copies to distribute to your colleagues, customers, or clients, by visiting

by Fouad I've done plenty of research and this SUV attracted my attention first in 03'(when Infiniti first launched this model). I very much doubt it... 21 out of 21 people found this review helpful. The 5-speed Automatic transmission is much better than the CVT put in later models as is the 3.5L naturally aspirated engine. Select the option to run ads for, by clicking either "turn off for this site", "don't run on pages on this domain", "allow this site" or similar. Had my 05 for 8 years, 168,000 miles. Will Definitely earn compliments from friends and colleagues. 25 out of 25 people found this review helpful. Always wanted a fx. It comes only with all-wheel drive. Sign Up, Already have an account? Two years later and the FX35 is the most amazing vehicle I have ever had the pleasure to own.

Cargo room is quite limited, but if that weren't the case, this crossover wouldn't look as beautiful as it does. Infiniti also equipped the FX with enormous (optional) 20-inch wheels and tires; race car-sized brakes; and a tight, handling-tuned suspension. on Fri Dec 31 2010. on Tue Mar 13 2018.

And free is good, right? Did you? Thanks for that. To answer your question: With the Sport and Touring packages, an all-wheel-drive FX35 is equipped identically to a Premium Package FX45, without the V8, for $6,650 less. Did you? Both Infiniti models are exciting driver's cars, smooth, powerful, very stable. Rock solid reliability, sports car drive and power, all season road manners. (The Murano shares its front-wheel-drive architecture with the Nissan Maxima and Altima.). 15 out of 16 people found this review helpful.

A drop down menu will appear. All rights reserved. A satellite radio receiver (XM or Sirius, $400), tow hitch ($600), roof rail crossbars ($240-$340) and 20-inch chrome wheels ($1,600) are also offered separately. At 215,000 miles on our 2005 INFINITY FX35, I could not be more pleased. They can be driven much harder than traditional sport utilities, thanks to their big, powerful brakes and firm, fully independent suspensions.

from richmond va The FX35 ($34,750) is powered by the 280-horsepower 3.5-liter V6 from the Nissan 350Z sports car, and comes with rear-wheel drive.

Wanted it since '03. The FX35 can be loaded with the FX45's luxury features with the Touring Package ($2,900), which includes leather-appointed seating surfaces, heated front seats, the 11-speaker Bose system and a long list of other features. Just reached 120K and it's as good as the day I bought it....Nothing but routine maintenance. I did not expect for it to be in such tip top shape ; coming from a used car lot. FX 35 will suit u perfectly.. if you got money the FX45 will blow your mind literally. We get it. on Sun Apr 25 2010. It's powerful, giving the FX35 responsive performance. Did you? on Fri Feb 09 2018. Also new for 2005: optional intelligent cruise control, and a Lane Departure Warning system, the first of its kind on a U.S. passenger vehicle. by Mike
We have been extremely pleased with the service received by INFINITY dealerships across the country and would definitely buy one again! Did you? After the 3 year lease I leased a fj cruiser (junk) and was miserable for 3 years. Unique body styling launched by Infinity in the early 2000’s. Much better in performance than an Lexus Rx and more reliable and easier to handle than a BMW X5. from Chicago, IL. I will always own an Infiniti.

I have never purchase the same car twice, but I just had to get back into the fx again. 2004 brought some upgrades.

Ads can be annoying. Both the V6-powered FX35 and the V8-powered FX45 give the enthusiast SUVs from Mercedes-Benz, BMW, and Porsche a run for the money, particularly your money, as the Infiniti models cost less than the German competition. The exact text will differ depending on the actual application you have running. A rear-seat DVD viewer is now bundled ($1,750) with the Lane Departure Warning system.

Get the real truth from owners like you. The Premium Package ($2,500) adds a power sliding glass sunroof, 300-watt 11-speaker stereo with steering-wheel controls and a six-disc CD changer, automatic headlights and a HomeLink built-in garage door transmitter. As soon as the fj lease was over I bought another fx and all is right again. You still haven't turned off your adblocker or allowed our site. This SUV is the best sport utility I've seen in my life. Did you? Please follow the instructions below to enable JavaScript in your browser. I have owned a ML 350 and a 325i and those vehicles cannot compare to the FX.

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The 2005 Infiniti FX is available as two models. from Farmington, CT This thing roar and the 280hp speak for itself.

FX till there is something better. Probably the best engine that Nissan has ever made. by NIKKITEGE You must be logged in to perform that action. While the BMW X5, Mercedes-Benz M-Class and Porsche Cayenne each deliver varying levels of off-road capability, all are better suited for the rough stuff than the FX.