Infiniti Hydraulic Body Motion Control: One Smooth Ride

2010 saw the outfitting of the QX56 with the Infiniti hydraulic body motion control (HBMC) system that replaced its former stabilizer bars. The introduction of the Deluxe Touring Package option in 2014, now available with the QX80 and QX80 AWD, set the bar high on the possibilities for an unprecedentedly smooth ride in an SUV. The reason the series of interconnected hydraulic lines was engineered was to “generate roll stiffness instead of stabilizer bars.” The end result is a solid center of gravity that complements the strong acceleration and responsive…

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