By the numbers: Infiniti M Hybrid

March 28, 2012 - 12:35 PM

2012 Infiniti M35 Hybrid

BASE PRICE: $53,700.

PRICE AS TESTED: $67,845.

TYPE: Front-engine, rear-wheel-drive, five-passenger, mid-size, luxury hybrid sedan.

ENGINE: 3.5-liter, double overhead cam, Atkinson-cycle V-6 mated to a 50-kilowatt electric motor.

MILEAGE: 27 mpg (city), 32 mpg (highway).

TOP SPEED: NA.

LENGTH: 194.7 inches.

WHEELBASE: 114.2 inches.

CURB WEIGHT: 4,129 pounds.

BUILT AT: Japan.

OPTIONS: Deluxe touring package (includes Bose surround sound system with 16 speakers, suede-like ceiling material, semi-aniline leather-trimmed seats, Forest Air system, premium, soft-touch material) $3,900; premium package (includes navigation system with Zagat restaurant ratings, Sirius XM radio with NavTraffic and NavWeather, heated and cooled front seats, voice recognition) $3,450; technology package (includes lane departure warning, blind spot monitor, Active Trace Control, Eco Pedal) $3,050; aerodynamic kit (includes rear spoiler, special fascia and door sills) $2,000; 18-inch wheels $650; carpeted floor mats and trunk lid, first aid kit $200.

DESTINATION CHARGE: $895.