Infiniti releases the first images of its concept car in March. Called Etherea, it is a compact luxury model that previews how a future entry-level Infiniti could look. At 4.4m it is highly compact but at the same time it is space efficient and practical thanks to a new mechanical layout and innovative access arrangements. Among its surprises are high-tech new interpretations of traditional Japanese materials and finishes, and several design cues set to make their mark on future production models – including the highly distinctive crescent-shaped C-pillar first seen on the Essence concept. Go To website