NEW FOR 2012: - Technology Package adds Blind Spot Intervention and Bose Studio Surround Sound system with 15 speakers - DVD-Audio disc format playback removed from navigation system An all-new model for 2011, the Infiniti QX56 continues into 2012 with additions to the Technology Package and a change to the navigation system. The QX56 is available in seven- or eight-passenger seating. It uses a 5.6-litre V8 engine mated to a seven-speed automatic with manual shift mode that includes Downshift Rev Match. Standard features include 20-inch alloy wheels with all-season performance tires, three-zone automatic climate control, automatic air rear levelling system, automatic bi-xenon headlamps with washers, fog lamps, LED taillights, power-folding heated mirrors with integrated turn signals, courtesy lights and tip-down in reverse, running boards, roof rails with crossbars, power sunroof, power liftgate, ten-way driver and eight-way passenger power heated and cooled leather seats, driver’s side memory, heated second-row captain’s chairs, power 60/40 split-folding and reclining third-row seats, second-row centre console, leather-wrapped heated steering wheel, keyless entry with pushbutton ignition, electroluminescent gauges, analog clock, navigation system, Bluetooth connectivity and streaming audio, Around-View Monitor with front and rear sonar system, Bose premium CD/DVD/MP3 stereo, XM satellite radio, USB port, and dual colour headrest monitors with wireless headphones. An available Technology Package adds 22-inch alloy wheels, advanced climate control system, variable speed-sensitive power steering, surround sound audio system, auto-levelling adaptive headlamps, intelligent cruise control, leather and wood steering wheel, hydraulic body motion control system, lane departure warning and prevention system, blind spot warning and intervention system, distance control assist, pre-crash seatbelts and forward collision warning.